Jessica Hunnewell, MPH

Jessica is a Clinical Research Coordinator at the Center for Global Health, where she provides clinical research and data analysis support to Dr. Amir Mohareb as well as the Global Disaster Response and Humanitarian Action team.

Prior to joining the Center for Global Health, Jessica was an Epidemiologist for the Division of Global Populations and Infectious Disease Prevention at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. In this role, she helped analyze health outcomes in tuberculosis and lead exposure among refugee and Humanitarian Parole populations. She also helped coordinate the MA Refugee Health Assessment Program with the goal of improving tuberculosis follow-up care and reducing health inequities for newcomers to the state.

Jessica is interested in the intersection of public health and preventative medicine, especially in using research to inform policy and generate institutional support to improve health outcomes for underserved populations.

Jessica holds a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Boston University School of Public Health and a bachelor’s in Behavioral Neuroscience from Connecticut College.