Yolande is a Senior Research Assistant at Duke University’s Robert J. Margolis, MD, Center for Health Policy. She helps manage the Center’s work on value-based care delivery and payment reform efforts in global health as well as state-related projects on maternal and infant health.
Yolande previously worked as a graduate research assistant for the NIH-funded Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training program and has engaged in research projects in St. Kitts and Nevis, Nicaragua, Uganda and Brazil. She holds a Master of Science in Global Health from Duke University and a B.A. in Cognitive Science with concentrations in Neuroscience & Linguistics from the University of Virginia.