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Research Staff

Christopher Ackerman, MPH 
Research Project Manager

Josephine Awadalla
Student Assistant

Patrick Barnwell
Research Project Manager

Nicolette Garthe, BS
Research Teaching Specialist IV

Nishi Gonsalves
Research Associate III

Heather Jordan, MPH
Research Program Manager

Michelle Kennedy, MPH
Program Coordinator

Kathryn La Capria, MPH
Research Teaching Specialist IV

Melanie LaVake 
Research Teaching Specialist V

Kristopher Roberts
Research Teaching Specialist V

Gene Talbot, MPH
Research Associate II

Marisa Tomaino
Data Analyst

Caitlin Uriarte
Research Teaching Specialist IV

William Young, PhD
Assistant Director, Office of Survey Methods and Data Analysis

Administrative Staff

Michelle Jimenez, MA
Chief of Staff

Carey Bloom
Business Manager I

Ming Huo
Senior Financial Analyst I

John Mikolajczyk
Administrative Coordinator II

Carol Rayside
Executive Assistant to Cristine Delnevo, PhD, MPH, Institute Director

Inartaly Valentín-García
IT User Support Specialist II

Su Zeng
Budget Analyst II