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Scott Nash

Alumni of the PhD Population Health program since 2013

Biography

 

http://pophealth.wisc.edu/PopHealth/files/image/MS_PhD%20student%20images/E%20Bergman.jpgHometown: Madison, WI
 
Areas of interest within Population Health: Epidemiology of the aging senses, Global health epidemiology.
 
Brief Interest Statement: As a biology teacher living abroad, I came to realize the many health problems faced by my students, neighbors and community. This led me to the science of epidemiology and the department here at UW Madison. I continue to work on global health projects, and still enjoy traveling for work and for fun.
 
What experiences in your life led you to study population/public health? Living in a developing country peaked my interest in improving health.
 
Why did you choose UW-Madison for your degree? The variety of research and course options available.
 
What do you hope/plan to do with your degree? Continue to do epidemiological research as well as teach.