Start Center - Strategic Analysis, Research & Training Center

Arianna Rubin Means

Research Scientist
DeWorm3 Project
University of Washington

Since graduating with her MPH in epidemiology and completing her time with START, Arianna entered into a PhD program in implementation science and metrics at the University of Washington and worked as a research analyst for the neglected infectious diseases team at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation where she designed a dissertation analyzing the efficiency and effectiveness of integrated healthcare delivery programs. Currently, Arianna is a Research Scientist working on the DeWorm3 Project as part of the Clinical Trials and Implementation Science Support Unit.

START was a valuable experience for me because it provided me the opportunity to apply analytical skills developed in the classroom on real-world topics and pressing global health problems.