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Alumni Spotlight

Jenna Krall, PhD '14

Jenna Krall, PhD '14, is an associate professor in the Department of Global and Community Health at George Mason University College of Public Health, with research interests in air pollution and environmental epidemiology.

Jenna Krall, PhD '14

Where Are They Now?

Russell (Taki) Shinohara, PhD '12

Russell (Taki) Shinohara, PhD '12

Russell (Taki) Shinohara, PhD '12, currently serves as principal investigator of three methodological research grants from the National Institutes of Health.

Huster, deep in her biostatistics studies, earned her master's in health sciences at the Bloomberg School.

A dedicated biostatistics student, Huster also worked as a department teaching assistant, circa 1984.

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Gertrude Huster, MHS '84

Gertrude Huster, MHS '84, a trailblazing woman in STEM, endowed a scholarship in the Department of Biostatistics shortly before her passing in 2023. This act of generosity reflects Huster's commitment to fostering opportunities for future generations.

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Dorry Segev, MHS, '09, is currently the Marjory K. and Thomas Pozefsky Professor of Surgery and Epidemiology, and Associate Vice Chair in the Department of Surgery at Johns Hopkins University.


Dorry Segev

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Amanda Mejia, PhD '16
Amanda Mejia, PhD '16, is an assistant professor in the Department of Statistics and a member of the Program in Neuroscience at Indiana University.

Xianghua Luo, PhD ’06
Xianghua Luo works as a statistical consultant for cancer-related projects and collaborate with researchers at the University of Minnesota Masonic Cancer Center. 

Alyssa Frazee, PhD ’15
Alyssa Frazee shares her experience as a PhD student and her career working as a Machine Learning Engineer.

Simina Boca PhD ’11
Simina Boca is an assistant professor (Research Track) at Georgetown University Medical Center in the Innovation Center for Biomedical Informatics (ICBI) and Departments of Oncology and Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics.

Brian Egleston, PhD ’06
Brian Egleston is an associate research professor at the Fox Chase Cancer Center with Temple University Health System.

Haley Hedlin, PhD ’11
Haley Hedlin is a senior biostatistician and associate director of Clinical Trials Program in the Quantitative Sciences Unit, in the Stanford Department of Medicine.

Matt McCall, PhD ’10
Matt McCall is an assistant professor in the Biostatistics department at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Bruce Swihart, PhD ’12
Bruce Swihart is a mathematical statistician at the National Institutes of Health.

Ming-Wen An Wissmann PhD ’08
Ming-Wen An Wissman is an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics at Vassar College.

Kathryn Ziegler-Graham PhD ’07
Katie Ziegler-Graham is an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science at St. Olaf College in Minnesota.