The Career and Practice Office Is Here for You!

The SPH Career & Practicum Office is excited to work with you as you figure out your career path, understand the public health job market, or build your professional skills and networks. Our services are offered in-person, via Zoom, email or telephone.

There are many ways to contact us:

For General Career Support:
Email us at sphcareeroffice@bu.edu

For Practicum Related Questions:
Email sphpract@bu.edu

For Career Advising Appointments:
Our office has transitioned to the Calendly appointment booking system, broken down by area of advisor expertise. Please note: First semester students should sign up for group appointments, while those students actively searching for jobs or practicums or are in their final semester before graduation should sign up for 15- 30- or 60-minute appointments. See individual advisor pages for details.
  • Joe Anzalone – Careers and Practica in Global Health, and Program Management
  • Marie Daniel – Careers and Practica in Epidemiology/Biostatistics, Environmental Health, all MS programs
  • Gwenn FairallCareers and Practica in Healthcare Management, and Health Policy & Law
  • Julia Lanham – Careers and Practica in Community Health; DrPH; Executive MPH program
  • Caroline O’SheaCareers and Practica in CAPDIE, and Health Communications
  • Ryan Wisniewski – Practicum planning and searching, advising and support during the practicum, and academic practicum questions
For additional Career and Practicum Services:

    Congratulations to New Grads Landing Jobs!

    • Sylvia Lutze, Research Scientist, University of Washington Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
    • Nithya Vishwanathan, Administrative Fellow, Tufts Medical Center
    • Christina Chan, Biostatistician, Boston Children’s Hospital
    • Angelee Verdieu, Clinical Research Specialist, Boston Children’s Hospital
    • Camille Serelus, Associate Program Manager, LabCentral
    • Isha Vedantam, Communications Coordinator, Skin Cancer Foundation
    • Julia D’Ambrosio, Senior Research Associate, Endpoint Outcomes
    • Rachel Glazar, Lean Six Sigma Specialist, Cooper University Hospital
    • Hannah Schram, Outbreak Epidemiologist, Maryland Department of Health
    • Zhana Bishop, Clinical Research Coordinator, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    • Sam Heller, Data Analyst, Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County (MA)
    • Matthew O’Brien, SAS Programmer I, Adelphi Values
    • Sara Izraelevitz, ER Triage Clinician, Aspire Health Alliance
    • Emilee Cornelius, Data Analyst, T1D Exchange
    • Lauren Barber, Postdoctoral Fellow, Emory University
    • Surya Vishva Teja Jangolla, Clinical Research Data Analyst, Joslin Diabetes Center
    • Rubina Veerakone, Science Writer, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
    • Corinne Mullarkey, Public Health Analyst, RTI International
    • Kanisha Mittal, Statistical Programmer I, Boston University School of Public Health-BEDAC
    • Elizabeth Gillespie, Data Analyst/Epidemiologist, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
    • Jaimie Kirkpatrick, Research Assistant, RA Capital Management, LLC
    • Jose Rivero, Biostatistician, University of Miami
    • Genevieve Benoit, Project Manager, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    • Christie Ghaw, Management Trainee, New Medical Center-Hong Kong
    • Maya Thirkill, ORISE Fellow, Health Resources and Services Administration
    • Mira Nakhle, Research Analyst, Center for Health Information and Analysis
    • Colleen Mueller, Analyst, Jupiter Life Science Consulting
    • Allison Gallagher, Contract Epidemiologist, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
    • Mariana Serrano, Senior Home Visiting Implementation Specialist, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
    • Fady Shanow, Marketing Manager, Koda Health
    • Isabelle Alexandre, Specialist-Technical Assistance, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
    • Shubhi Sharma, Clinical Research Assistant, Boston Medical Center
    • Zuleyka Hernandez, Communications Manager, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    • Chandler Houck, Business Process Improvement Consultant, Guidehouse Consulting
    • Romie Velani, Assistant Epidemiologist, Emory University
    • Caroline Hone, Trainer-MASBIRT Training and Technical Assistance, Boston Medical Center
    • Esther Bwenyi, Clinical Research Coordinator, Massachusetts General Hospital
    • Elise Tierney, Policy Research Analyst, Executive Office of Elder Affairs
    • Paula Boccalon, Liver Cancers Program Coordinator, Global Liver Institute
    • Mahak Kanjolia, Analyst, Jupiter Life Sciences
    • Alexa Wilder, Program Manager – OBAT/TTA, Boston Medical Center
    • Damali Dakoye, Program Analyst, Boston University Henry Goldman Dental School
    • Michaela Harris, Implementation and Quality Improvement Coordinator, Judge Baker Children’s Center
    • Clare Hogan, Project Management Specialist, Boston Medical Center
    • Tommy Volkman, Program Manager for 1115 Demonstration Evaluation, MassHealth Policy Team in the Office of Payment and Care Delivery Innovation
    • Julia Sledzik, Project Associate, Freedman HealthCare LLC
    • Connor Jones, Research and Grants Administrator, Boston Children’s Hospital
    • Kelsey Flannery, Clinical Research Coordinator, Massachusetts General Hospital

    If you have landed a new position, please email sphcareeroffice@bu.edu