Jazib Gohar

Jazib is a 4th year DO-PhD candidate in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics as well as the College of Osteopathic Medicine. Before joining Michigan State University in 2020, he earned a Bachelors of Arts in Biological Sciences, Economics, and Global Health at Northwestern University, and a Masters of Public Health in Global Epidemiology at Emory University Rollins School of Public Health. Jazib’s research interests focus on examining the relationship between neighborhood-level disparities and disparities in adverse health outcomes. Jazib currently is a graduate research assistant in Dr. Misra’s lab, where he is examining the association between area-level characteristics and preterm birth risk.