I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics on the Teaching Scholar Track at Brown University School of Public Health.
Prior to Brown, I served as Visiting Faculty in the Department of Biostatistics at the NYU School of Global Public Health. Before that I was an Assistant Professor (Research) with the Department of Pediatrics, Warren Alpert Medical School, and Senior Biostatistician with the Center for Statistical Sciences, School of Public Health at Brown University. I was involved with leading the design and analysis of clinical and translational research in collaboration with investigators affiliated with the Advance-CTR, Hasbro Children’s Hospital, and Women & Infants Hospital.
I earned my Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics with a concentration in Statistics, a M.S. in Applied Mathematics, and B.S. in Psychology (concentrations in applied math and biochemistry) all from Arizona State University. I completed an NIH T32 postdoctoral fellowship in the statistical genetics and obesity training programs in the Department of Biostatistics and NIH-funded Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
In 2020, I was selected for the NIH NHLBI PRIDE program as a Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE) fellow at the University of California, San Francisco. In 2022, I was selected for the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Improving Care Delivery for the Aging (CICADA) Scholars program.