Stephanie Kovacs is an Epidemiologist at the Washington State Department of Health. Stephanie is a PhD student in the Epidemiology Department at the University of Washington. She received her MPH in epidemiology from Tulane University. Stephanie worked for two years as a research fellow with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Tanzania focusing primarily on prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV and maternal and child health. Her interests include infectious disease surveillance, epidemic modeling, and health informatics.