Meet Jenna Wong, a post-doctoral research fellow and Pyle Fellowship Awardee. Dr. Wong received her MSc in Epidemiology from the University of Ottawa and her PhD in Epidemiology from McGill University. Her research focuses on predictive modeling applications in epidemiology using electronic and linked administrative health data. She told us about the path she almost chose, about her work and the impact she hopes to make, and the important role that focus has played in her academic career.
The Department of Population Medicine is accepting applications for the Thomas O. Pyle Fellowship for the academic year July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022. The Fellowship is intended to support scholarly work that contributes to the development of health care policy at any of several levels --- public, organizational, or clinical. We are dedicated to the goal of fostering a culturally diverse department and committed to working in a multicultural environment. Candidates from backgrounds underrepresented in science and medicine are especially encouraged to apply. Applications must be received by January 4, 2021.