Young He Nam

Research Fellow

Young Hee Nam, PhD, is a Research Fellow in the Therapeutics Research and Infectious Disease Epidemiology (TIDE) group at the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. Her research has focused on pharmacoepidemiology, particularly on the effectiveness and safety of pharmaceuticals, drug-drug interactions, and weather-drug interactions, as well as health policies related to pharmaceuticals. Dr.

Alon Peltz

Faculty

Alon Peltz, MD MBA MHS is a pediatrician and health services researcher who investigates the impact of health insurance design on cost, quality, and affordability. He received his MD and MBA degrees from Vanderbilt University and his clinical training at Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center. Dr.

Mohammad Rahman

Mohammad L. Rahman, ScD, MBBS, MPH, received his medical degree from Dhaka Medical College of University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, and his master’s degree in environmental health from Texas A&M University Health Sciences Center and Doctor of Science degree in environmental epidemiology from Harvard University TH Chan School of Public Health.

Annual Fletcher Prize Awarded

We are pleased to announce that Sanjay Kishore and Margaret Hayden, both students at Harvard Medical School, have been selected to receive the annual Fletcher Prize in Population Medicine.  The Fletcher Prize is awarded by the Department for the best paper on a topic in Population Medicine written by a Harvard Medical School or Harvard School of Dental Medicine student.

Sheryl Kluberg

Research Scientist

Sheryl Kluberg, PhD, SM, is a Research Scientist in the Therapeutics and Infectious Disease Epidemiology group at the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. She received her PhD in Epidemiology from Boston University School of Public Health and her SM in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health.

 

DPM Faculty elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation

Congratulations to Department of Population Medicine faculty members Emily Oken and Maryam Asgari on their election to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI).  The ASCI comprises more than 3,000 physician-scientists from all medical specialties elected to the Society for their outstanding records of scholarly achievement. The ASCI considers the nominations of several hundred physician-scientists submitted from among its members each year and elects up to 80 new members each year fo

Pamela McMahon

Research Scientist

Pamela McMahon, PhD is a Research Scientist in the Department of Population Medicine at the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. She serves as the Project Director of the Precision Medicine Prevention and Treatment (PreEMPT) Model, designed to simulate the health and economic outcomes accruing to newborns undergoing genomic screening for an assortment of heritable conditions. She is an outcomes researcher with expertise in the use of modeling to integrate disparate data to inform healthcare policies.