PhD Students

Entered the Program in 2021

Daniel Alohan

Daniel Alohan

Shacoria Anderson

Shacoria Anderson

Jerik Leung

Jerik Leung

Snigdha Peddireddy

Snigdha Peddireddy

Entered the Program in 2020

Kate Anderson

Katherine M. Anderson (Kate)

Cerra Antonacci

Cerra Antonacci

Caroline Barry

Caroline Barry

Lauren Bigger

Lauren Bigger

Kristin Knutzen

Kristin Knutzen

Alina Luke

Alina Luke

Drew Walker

Drew Walker

Entered the Program in 2019

Marcia Ash

Marcia Ash

Wenting Huang

Wenting Huang

Caroline Kokubun

Caroline Kokubun

Sarita Pathak

Sarita Pathak

Swathi Sekar

Swathi Sekar

Entered the Program in 2018

Emily Lemon

Emily Lemon

Kaitlin Piper

Kaitlin Piper

Jingsong Zhao

Jingsong Zhao

Entered the Program in 2017

Phenesse Dunlap

Phenesse Dunlap

Carla Jones

Carla Jones

Lillian Madrigal

Lillian Madrigal

Leslie Salas-Hernandez

Leslie Salas-Hernandez

Entered the Program in 2016

Ghenet Besera

Ghenet Besera

David Cloud

David Cloud

Entered the Program in 2015

Minh Luu

Minh Luu

Name Year Graduated Position
Halley Riley 2021

Data Services Specialist, Assistant Professor; Georgia State University

Caitlin Allen 2021 F99/K00 Postdoctoral Fellow; Medical University of South Carolina
Rachael Spencer 2021 Postdoctoral Fellow; Emory University; GH
Ha Ngan (Milkie) Vu 2021 Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University
Dana Robinson Williamson 2020 ASPPH Research Fellow; US EPA Office of Research and Development
Anna Newton-Levinson 2020 FIRST Postdoctoral Fellowship; Rollins School of Public Health
Sara Redd 2020 Postdoctoral Fellow; Emory University; HPM
Juan Rodriguez 2020 Epidemiologist, Program Director; Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC
Shauna St. Clair Flemming 2019 Research Scientist; NORC, University of Chicago
Casey Hall 2019 Postdoctoral Fellow;  Northwestern University
Jingjing Li 2019 Postdoctoral Fellow; CDC
Ilana Raskind 2019 Postdoctoral Fellow; Stanford University; Stanford Prevention Research Center
Leslie Johnson 2018 Postdoctoral Fellow; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Global Health
Kathleen Krause 2018 Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer; CDC
Sasha Mital 2018 Epidemiologist; CDC, Heroin Response Strategy, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention
Riley Steiner 2018 Health Scientist; CDC, Division of Adolescent and School Health
Rebecca Woodruff 2018 Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer; CDC, Division of Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
Robin McGee 2017 Research Assistant Professor; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Behavioral, Social, and Health Education Sciences
Nancy DeSousa Williams 2017 Assistant Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs; Emory University School of Medicine
Umedjon Ibragimov 2017 Research Assistant Professor; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Behavioral, Social, and Health Education Sciences
Daniel Murdock 2016 Recruiter Consultant; Decision Information Resources
Danielle Haley 2016 Assistant Professor; Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Department of Health Sciences
Yen-Tyng Chen 2016  Assistant Professor; William Patterson University, School of Public Health
Bethany Caruso 2015

Assistant Professor; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Hubert Department of Global Health

Aaron Vissman 2015 Associate Director; Talbert House
Gillian L. Schauer 2015

Executive Director at the Cannabis Regulators Association (CANNRA)

Rebecca Fielding-Miller 2015 Assistant Professor of Infectious Disease and Global Health; UC San Diego School of Medicine
Lisa Oakley 2015 Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer; Kaiser Permanente of Southern California, Office of Research and Evaluation
Amanda Garcia Williams 2015

Behavioral Scientist; CDC, Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases

Erica Smearman 2015 Plastic Surgery Resident; Emory University
Emily Dauria-Russell 2014 Assistant Professor; University of California,  UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences
Li Sun 2014 Associate Chief Physician; Sichuan Provincial CDC in China
Liz Walker 2013 Research Assistant Professor/Assistant Director of Evidence-based Learning; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Behavioral, Social, and Health Education Sciences
April Young 2013 Associate Professor, University of Kentucky, College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology
Nicola Christofides 2012 Associate Professor; University of the Witwatersrand, School of Public Health
Sara Head 2012 Health Scientist, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration
Michelle Hynes 2012 Data analyst; CDC NCCDPHP
Shilpa Patel 2012 Senior Evaluation Scientist; ICF Macro
Amy Patterson 2012 Associate Professor/Chair; Agnes Scott College,  Linda Lentz Hubert School of Public Health
Aaron Siegler 2012 Associate Professor; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Healh, EPI
Erin Bradley 2011

Assistant Professor; Agnes Scott College, Linda Lentz Hubert School of Public Health

Ariela Freedman 2011

Learning and Development Consultant; MavenTree Consulting
Adjunct Assistant Professor; Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, BSHE

Laura Lessard 2011 Assistant Professor; University of Delaware, Department of Behavioral Health & Nutrition
Evaluation Director, Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)
Lara DePadilla 2010 Behavioral Scientist; CDC Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention
Kathy Hageman 2010 Branch Chief of Strategic Information; CDC Tanzania
Julia Painter 2010 Senior Epidemiologist; Fairfax County Health Department
Christina Borba 2009 Director of Research; Boston Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry
Darren Mays 2009 Associate Professor; Ohio State University, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Ashli Owen-Smith 2009 Assistant Professor of Public Health; Georgia State University