Our Alumni

The Office of Global Health Initiatives alumni are engaged in academic and professional work in the field of global health.

Sutanuka Bhattacharjya.

Sutanuka Bhattacharjya, PhD

PhD in Rehabilitation Science

Areas of interested include pediatric rehabilitation, research and development in areas of pediatric disability.

Shiba Simon Bailey .

Shiba Simon Bailey, MPH

MPH in Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Shiba completed her Bachelor of Pharmacy at Mumbai University, India, before coming to UB. She currently works as a research intern with UB's School of Public Health and Health Professions and plans to pursue a doctorate in epidemiology.

Areas of interested include global health, infectious disease epidemiology, maternal and child healthcare.

Kelly Kamm.

Kelly Kamm, PhD

PhD in Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Kelly earned her PhD in 2014 and is currently a research scientist at Michigan Technological Institute in the Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology department in Houghton, MI.

Jessica Kulak.

Jessica Kulak, PhD

PhD in Community Health and Health Behavior

Areas of interested include tobacco research, including cross-country disparities in use and other tobacco products, such as hookah.

Yinli Li.

Yanli Li, PhD

PhD in Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Areas of interested include cancer epidemiology, environmental epidemiology, air pollution.

eric read.

Eric Read, MPH

MPH in Community Health and Health Behavior

Areas of interested include physical therapy, global health, pediatric health, exercise and nutrition.

Anne Weaver.

Anne Weaver, PhD

PhD in Epidemiology

Anne is currently a research scientist with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

kaitlin wisnieski.

Kaitlin Wisnieski, MPH

MPH in Health Services Administration

Areas of interested include refugee health, cultural competency, care coordination and effective healthcare delivery.

Wit Wichaidit.

Wit Wichaidit, PhD

PhD in Epidemiology

Wit is currently a faculty member in the Epidemiology Unit, at Prince of Songkla University in southern Thailand. He is also a consultant for a UN agency, thanks to the experience and contacts he gained while working and doing fieldwork for Dr. Pavani Ram in Malawi.