Research Team

Research Team


Senior Team

nitzan arad

Nitzan Arad

Assistant Research Director

adam aten

Adam Aten, MPH, MSc

Assistant Research Director

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Beena Bhuiyan Khan

Assistant Research Director

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William K. Bleser, PhD, MSPH

Assistant Research Director, Health Care Transformation for Population Health, Social Needs, and Health Equity
Senior Team Member
Anti-Racism and Equity Committee Member

MHL

Marianne Hamilton Lopez, PhD, MPA

Senior Research Director, Biomedical Innovation
Faculty Director of the Duke-Margolis Postdoctoral Associates & Affiliated Fellows Program
Adjunct Associate Professor
Senior Team Member
Margolis Core Faculty

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Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup, DHSc, MSc, MA

Research Director
Senior Team Member

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Dure Kim, PharmD

Assistant Research Director

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Trevan Locke, PhD

Assistant Research Director

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Frank McStay, MPA

Assistant Research Director

morgan romine

Morgan Romine, MPA

Chief of Staff
Senior Team Member

Robert Saunders

Robert Saunders, PhD

Senior Research Director, Health Care Transformation
Adjunct Associate Professor
Senior Team Member
Margolis Core Faculty

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Christina Silcox, PhD

Research Director, Digital Health
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Senior Team Member
Margolis Core Faculty

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Erin Soule, PhD

Assistant Research Director

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Rebecca Whitaker, PhD, MSPH

Research Director, North Carolina Health Care Transformation
Senior Team Member
Anti-Racism and Equity Committee Member

Policy Fellows

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Sarah Allin, MPP

Policy Fellow for Child and Family Health Policy

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Aparna Higgins

Senior Policy Fellow

Andrea Thoumi

Andrea Thoumi, MPP, MSc

Health Equity Policy Fellow
Faculty Director of Health Equity Educational Programming
Senior Team Member
Anti-Racism and Equity Committee Member
Core Faculty Member
Adjunct Assistant Professor
2020 Intern Mentor

Postdoctoral Associates & Affiliated Fellows

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Cara Smith

Health Equity Policy & Primary Care Fellow

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Sandra Yankah, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Researchers

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David Anderson

Research Associate, Health Policy Evidence Hub

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Beth Boyer, MPH

Policy Research Associate

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Brian Canter, Ph.D.

Policy Research Associate

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Ethan Chupp

Policy Analyst

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Matt D'Ambrosio

Policy Research Assistant

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Sara Debab

Policy Research Assistant

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Nora Emmott

Senior Policy Analyst

Tori Gemme Headshot

Victoria "Tori" Gemme, MBA

Research Associate

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Mira Gill, MS

Policy Analyst

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Hannah Graunke, MPP

Policy Analyst

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Nicholas R. Harrison, MPH, MA

Policy Research Associate

Katie Huber

Katie Huber, MPH

Senior Policy Analyst

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Greeshma James, MPH

Policy Analyst

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Mark Japinga, MPAff

Research Associate

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Kamaria Kaalund

Policy Analyst
Anti-Racism and Equity Committee Member

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Maryam Nafie

Policy Research Assistant

Yolande Pokam Tchuisseu

Yolande Pokam Tchuisseu, MSc

Senior Policy Analyst

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Caleigh Propes

Policy Analyst

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Derick Rapista

Research Assistant

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Rebecca (Becky) Ray

Senior Policy Analyst

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Samantha Repka

Research Associate

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Thomas Roades, MPP

Senior Policy Analyst

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Neil Rowen

Policy Research Assistant

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Lucas Stewart, MPP

Data Analyst Programmer

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Sabine Sussman

Policy Analyst

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Kristen Ukeomah

Policy Research Assistant

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Sherrie Wang

Policy Research Assistant