Matt holds an MPH from the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Washington and a BS in Statistics from UCLA, where he provided analytical support on a variety of research projects focusing on health disparities in minority populations. His interests include sexual and reproductive health, racial and ethnic health disparities, and LGBTQ health. Matt has experience as a Clinical Research Data Analyst at Cedars Sinai in LA, where his lab focused on gender disparities in cardiovascular disease and aging.
Reflecting on his time with START, Matt said, “working at the START Center was an integral part of my MPH experience, as it allowed me to apply the foundational knowledge I had gained in the classroom to a variety of real-world, high-impact global health projects. Additionally, I’ve cherished the opportunity to learn from and alongside such an amazing and talented team. Thanks to my experience at START, I feel incredibly prepared for the next step in my public health career.”
Matt currently works at Evernorth as a Data Scientist, Behavioral Health Outcomes.