Rebekka Lee, ScD

Research Scientist
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Dr. Lee is a Research Scientist at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She has spent the past decade working at the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity, where she uses mixed methods to conduct research and evaluation with partners at the Boston Public Health Commission, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, … Continue reading “Rebekka Lee, ScD”

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Kamini Mallick, MS

Research Project Manager
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Kamini Mallick is a Research Project Manager at the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The mission of the HPRC is to work with community partners to develop, evaluate, implement, and disseminate cost-effective strategies that will improve population nutrition and physical activity, reduce obesity, … Continue reading “Kamini Mallick, MS”

Stephanie McCulloch, MS, MPH

Research Assistant
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Stephanie McCulloch is a Research Assistant at the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The mission of the HPRC is to work with community partners to develop, evaluate, implement, and disseminate cost-effective strategies that will improve population nutrition and physical activity, reduce obesity and … Continue reading “Stephanie McCulloch, MS, MPH”

Michele Polacsek, PhD, MHS

Professor, Public Health; Director, Center for Excellence in Public Health
University of New England

Dr. Polacsek received her B.A. in Romance Languages, MHS in International Public Health and Ph.D. in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University. Following her doctoral training in the area of HIV/AIDS, she worked to develop community-level interventions and research using public health communication campaigns and community-based participatory approaches to public health as Assistant Visiting Professor … Continue reading “Michele Polacsek, PhD, MHS”

Jennifer Reiner, MPH

Project Manager
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Jenny Reiner is a Project Manager at the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HPRC). The mission of the HPRC is to work with community partners to develop, evaluate, implement, and disseminate cost-effective strategies that will improve population nutrition and physical activity, reduce obesity … Continue reading “Jennifer Reiner, MPH”

Stephen Resch, PhD, MPH

Lecturer on Health Decision Science; Director, Center for Health Decision Science
Department of Health Policy and Management

Stephen Resch is the Deputy Director of the Center for Health Decision Science (CHDS) and a Lecturer in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Steve Resch is a co-investigator on the CHOICES project. This project is focused on understanding and modeling the cost-effectiveness of interventions that can improve … Continue reading “Stephen Resch, PhD, MPH”

Benjamin Rohrer, BA

Programmer/Analyst
Center for Health Decision Science (CHDS)

Benjamin “Ben” Rohrer is a Programmer/Analyst at the Center for Health Decision Science (CHDS) at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He currently works on the CHOICES microsimulation model and works with other research staff to improve the functionality and usability of front-end processes. Previously, Ben worked at the Center for Translational Data Science … Continue reading “Benjamin Rohrer, BA”

Zach Ward, PhD, MPH

Research Scientist
Center for Health Decision Science (CHDS)

Zach Ward is a Research Scientist at the Center for Health Decision Science (CHDS) at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Dr. Ward is a decision scientist with research interests in computational science and global health. His research has been published in journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet Oncology, and Health … Continue reading “Zach Ward, PhD, MPH”

David Williams, PhD, MPH

Florence Sprague Norman and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Public Health; Chair, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

David R. Williams is the Florence Sprague Norman and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Public Health and chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He is also a Professor of African and African American Studies and Sociology at Harvard University. Previously, he served 6 years … Continue reading “David Williams, PhD, MPH”