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The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics offers public health training through Master of Science and doctoral degrees as well as a Dual Degree Program for academically motivated undergraduate students.

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Iranian-American identity and the Woman, Life, Freedom Movement

Recent department PhD in Epidemiology graduate and postdoctoral student Yasi Zamani-Hank is currently completing her postdoctoral research in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Her research focuses on understanding the social determinants of racial and socioeconomic disparities in adverse birth outcomes and the role of adverse life experiences on women’s health. The news article focuses on life as an Iranian-American and how it has influenced her life.


PhD in Epidemiology student paper published

Matthew Myers, a PhD student in Epidemiology, has just published a paper regarding trends in driving under the influence of alcohol and other drugs.  Dr. Kip Bohnert, who is Matthew's advisor, also worked on the paper and is the senior author.


T32 Fellowship for PhD student

Norman Chamusah, a 2nd year Epidemiology PhD student under Dr Misra has been appointed a T32 fellowship in the Reproductive and Developmental Sciences Training Program.

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2022 Anthony Family Fund Winner

Congratulations to 2022 PhD in Epidemiology graduate and 2022 Anthony Family Fund winner Barrett Montgomery for his submission to the Annual Anthony Family Fund Award competition.