PhD Student in Engineering Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Space: Engineering Systems & Computational Epidemiology

Thesis Topic: Coupled system dynamics model development of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in Saudi Arabia; special emphasis on (1) interactions between nosocomial and zoonotic transmission cycles, (2) impact of unique migratory flows on population prevalence and risk of exportation

Diseases of Interest: MERS, Ebola, cholera, polio, chikungunya, malaria, dengue, influenza

Experience

  • 2013–present
    PhD Student in Engineering Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Education

  • 2013 
    Tufts University School of Medicine, MPH, Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • 2012 
    Tufts University School of Engineering, BS, Engineering Science