Pi-I Debbie Lin

Research Fellow

Pi-I Debby Lin, MS, ScD, received her undergraduate degree in genetics and cell biology from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and her Master of Science public health and epidemiology from Kaohsiung Medical University and Doctor of Science in environmental health from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Additionally, Debby has solid trainings in biostatistics, nutritional epidemiology, and exposure assessment. She is interested in investigating how environmental and dietary factors affect maternal and child health.

Career Opportunities

Instructor or Assistant or Associate Professor

PRecisiOn Medicine Translational Research (PROMoTeR) Center

The Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute seeks a faculty member in precision medicine for a full-time position as Instructor or Assistant or Associate Professor.

DPM Celebrates 25 Years

Please join us as we celebrate the last 25 years and look ahead to the future with a two-day event on November 7 and 8, 2017.  We invite all current and past members of the department, colleagues, and collaborators to attend this celebration. Click HERE for more information and to RSVP.

Mei-Sing Ong

Faculty member

Mei Sing Ong, PhD, is a faculty member in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. She received her PhD from the University of New South Wales in Australia, and completed her postdoctoral fellowship at the Computational Health Informatics Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, and the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School.


Alessandra Ferrario

Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Alessandra Ferrario is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute where she conducts research on the intensity of end-of-life care for breast cancer patients. She has been working as a Research Officer at London School of Economics (LSE) from 2011 to 2017 on pharmaceutical policy issues and non-communicable diseases. Alessandra’s PhD investigated issues around access to new cancer medicines in Europe.

Yuhree Kim

Research Fellow

Yuhree Kim is a postdoctoral research fellow. She received her Master's degree in Public Health from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and her medical degree from Seoul National University in South Korea. Her research interest is in epidemiology of skin cancer, with ongoing projects related to Vitamin D and skin health, and interactions of immunity and skin cancer.

Jessica Feng

Research Fellow

Jessica Feng is a research fellow in the Patient Oriented Research on the Epidemiology of Skin Diseases (PORES) Unit under the mentorship of Dr. Maryam M. Asgari. She received her bachelor's degree in Cell and Molecular Biology from Brown University. She is a medical student at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and is pursuing a year of research prior to completing her final year of medical school.