Nameyeh Alam, MPH

Nameyeh Alam, MPH

Clinical Data Associate

Preventive Medicine
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT YOUR JOB?

I love being a part of multiple projects at varying stages of implementation, resulting in diverse data management tasks ranging from database design and development to data monitoring and reporting. I’m also very excited about the many opportunities to collaborate and explore new ways to improve tools and processes.

WHAT INTERESTED YOU IN JOINING CBITS?

The work being done at CBITs is fascinating; I wanted to contribute to research in web/mobile technologies that help people make positive behavior changes to support health and wellness.

WHAT ARE YOUR CAREER GOALS / FUTURE CAREER ASPIRATIONS?

I’d like to continue to work in clinical data management and possibly pursue an advanced degree in data science.

WHAT AREAS OF RESEARCH ARE YOU MOST INTERESTED IN?

I am very interested in the reduction of health disparities, and the technologies being developed at CBITs have the potential to significantly increase access to clinical interventions.

WHAT DID YOU GO TO SCHOOL FOR?

Public Health

WHEN YOU WERE YOUNGER, WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GREW UP?

A writer