Cecilia Milford is a registered research psychologist who has been working in social science research methodologies and processes since 1999. Her research has largely been in the field of reproductive health, HIV prevention and care. Her research has spanned diverse populations using a variety of research frameworks to understand and explore issues. She has authored over 20 peer-reviewed publications. Cecilia holds a Master of Social Science in Research Psychology from the University of Natal. She is currently registered for a PhD at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.