Contact information

To contact our director, Dr. Julie Downs, please email downs[at] or call 412-268-1862.

To request copies of our papers, please contact Rosa Stipanovic at rl1y[at]

To attend our seminar series, please check our schedule.

Click here to order a copy of What Could You Do?, our interactive sexual decision-making program. For questions about orders, please email us at wcyd-dvd[at]

To comment on our website, please email Mandy Holbrook at holbrook[at]

Our mailing address is:
Dr. Julie Downs
Director of the Center for Risk Perception and Communication
Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Ave, Porter Hall 208
Pittsburgh, PA 15213