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Nileesa Gautam

Nileesa Gautam

Student | Full-time | United States of America

MSc Epidemiology

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Nileesa Gautam

Educational/professional background

My ‘adventure’ in Epidemiology started when I took my first Epi course at my undergraduate institution, University of New Hampshire. Shortly after graduating with my bachelor’s in biomedical sciences, I began working at the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. Now I am a fulltime MSc student and a part time consultant at the Aetion Evidence Platform®

Research interests or career goals

I am primarily interested in Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology and using Real World Evidence to answer everyday health questions.

Why I chose LSHTM/my programme

LSHTM has an excellent global reputation in public health sciences that is unmatched by any institution. I saw the true power of the research conducted by LSHTM at various conferences in the US. I choose the MSc Epidemiology programme because of its hands-on learning approach and huge focus on group work.

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