Start Center - Strategic Analysis, Research & Training Center

Alison Wiyeh

PhD Student in Epidemiology

Alison Wiyeh was a research assistant at START from fall 2019 - summer 2021. She is currently a PhD student and TA in the Epidemiology department at the University of Washington. She received a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Buea, Cameroon and a Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology from Stellenbosch University, South Africa. Prior to joining the START Center, she worked as a senior scientist at Cochrane South Africa, a unit of the South African Medical Research Council. Alison’s experience includes the conduct of systematic reviews and the use of evidence from systematic reviews to inform health policies. Her research interests include epidemiologic methods, vaccine implementation, and infectious disease epidemiology.