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Alex  Edwards


Faculty, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Alex Edwards MSPH is a Rollins School of Public Health alumnus with five years of research experience in the healthcare and public health realm. In his current position he helps to facilitate research at Emory University via data consulting with the Medical and Health Informatics Core as a lead research informatics analyst. In addition to his work Alex is also pursuing his PhD. at the University of Lincoln, UK. with a focus on spatial modeling of HIV multi-morbidity disorder in sub-Saharan Africa. His research and publications focus on the intersection of HIV and non-communicable disease.

Contact Information

Atlanta , GA


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Areas of Interest

  • Addiction/Substance Abuse
  • Biostatistics
  • Data Science
  • Epidemiology
  • Global Health
  • HIV/AIDS Prevention
  • Non-communicable Diseases
  • Spatial Analysis/GIS


  • Bachelor of Arts 2015, Emory University
  • Master of Science Public Health 2017, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
  • Doctor of Philosophy 2025, Stellenbosch University

Courses Taught

  • INFO 530: Introduction to GIS
  • INFO 532: Advanced GIS
  • BIOS 501: Statistical Methods II w. Lab
  • DATA 530: Introduction to GIS
  • DATA 532: Advanced GIS


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