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HPHR Fellows Summer 2021

HPHR Fellows Cohort 1

HPHR Fellows – Summer 2021

Below are the HPHR Fellows who participated in the Inaugural Cohort in Summer 2021.  

HPHR Fellow Naomi Fukuda


HPHR Fellow – Naomi Fukuda


June 14, 2021

Naomi Fukuda is a pre-dental student at Haverford College.



HPHR Fellow – Penny Sun


June 14, 2021

Penny Sun just finished her MPH student in the Global Health department, with a certificate in leadership studies, from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

HPHR Fellow Priya Vedula


HPHR Fellow – Priya Vedula


June 14, 2021

Priya Vedula is a first-year medical student at the California University of Science and Medicine (CUSM).

HPHR Fellow Sofia Weiss Goitiandia


HPHR Fellow – Sofia Weiss Goitiandia


June 14, 2021

Sofia Weiss Goitiandia (she/her) is a medical student holding a BA in Natural Sciences (specialisation: Neurosciences) from the University of Cambridge, who will also complete her MSc in Global Health at Karolinska Institutet in June 2021.

HPHR Fellow Siona Prasad


HPHR Fellow – Siona Prasad


June 14, 2021

Siona Prasad is a sophomore at Harvard studying Computer Science and Statistics.

HPHR Fellow Ryan Sutherland


HPHR Fellow – Ryan Sutherland


June 14, 2021

Ryan Sutherland completed a Master of Public Health degree at the Yale School of Public Health in the Social and Behavioral Science Department with a concentration in Global Health. Ryan is currently pursuing an MPhil in Development Studies at the University of Cambridge as a Rotary Foundation Global Grant recipient.

HPHR Fellow Stuti Chakraborty


HPHR Fellow – Stuti Chakraborty


June 14, 2021

Stuti Chakraborty is currently working at Christian Medical College, Vellore.

HPHR Fellow Lindsay Rosenfeld


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Lindsay Rosenfeld


June 14, 2021

Dr. Lindsay Rosenfeld is a social epidemiologist with research, practice, and policy interests in the social determinants of health, child equity, and health literacy.

PHR Fellows - Randevyn Pierre


HPHR Fellow – Randevyn Pierre


June 14, 2021

Randevyn is a Colorado native, and matriculated from Colorado Technical University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and a Master’s degree in Business Administration.

HPHR Fellow Rebecca Elliott


HPHR Fellow – Rebecca Elliott


June 14, 2021

Rebecca Elliott is a recent graduate of the Boston University School of Public Health in Boston Massachusetts, where she pursued a Master’s in Public Health with concentrations in both Health Policy and Law and Maternal and Child Health.

HPHR Fellow Dr. Hannah Nazri


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Hannah Nazri


June 14, 2021

Dr. Hannah Nazri is a specialty trainee in obstetrics & gynaecology at the United Kingdom’s National Health Service England and a DPhil candidate in Obstetrics & Gynaecology with a focus on endometriosis pathophysiology and biomarker research at the University of Oxford.

HPHR Fellow Cordella Lyon - Caring Connections


HPHR Fellow – Cordella Lyon


June 14, 2021

Cordella Lyon is a Registered Nurse and Program Coordinator of Preventative Screening at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas.



HPHR Fellow – Bibi Chaterpateah


June 14, 2021

Bibi Chaterpateah is a current Master of Public Health candidate at New York Medical College, concentrating in Behavioral Sciences and Health Promotion concurrently with an Advanced Certificate in Global Health.

HPHR Fellow Ananya Awasthi


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Ananya Awasthi


June 13, 2021

Dr. Ananya Awasthi is the Assistant Director for the Harvard School of Public Health- India Research Center.

HPHR Fellow Joanna Burke-Bajaj


HPHR Fellow – Joanna Burke-Bajaj


June 13, 2021

Joanna Burke-Bajaj is currently an Improvement Lead at Healthcare Excellence Canada and works to organize quality improvement and pandemic response programs particularly focused on long-term care.

HPHR Fellow Javaid Sofi


HPHR Fellow – Javaid Iqbal


June 13, 2021

Javaid Iqbal is an experienced management consultant with graduate-level training in multiple fields, including financial management, business administration, sustainable international development, global health policy, and health economics.

HPHR Fellow Ellen Considine


HPHR Fellow – Ellen Considine


June 13, 2021

Ellen Considine is a first-year PhD student at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

HPHR Fellow Elizana-Marie Joseph


HPHR Fellow – Elizana-Marie Joseph


June 13, 2021

Elizana-Marie Joseph is a Master of Public Health candidate at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health.

HPHR Fellow Dr. Butool Hisam


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Butool Hisam


June 13, 2021

Dr. Butool Hisam is a Research Associate at the Centre of Excellence for Trauma & Emergencies at Aga Khan University, Karachi.

HPHR Fellow Ankit Raj


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Ankit Raj


June 13, 2021

Dr. Ankit Raj is a junior doctor from the eastern state of Bihar in India.

HPHR Fellow Heather Tillewein


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Heather Tillewein


June 13, 2021

Dr. Heather Tillewein is Communications Chair for the LGBTQ Health Caucus for the American Public Health Association. She holds a PhD in Health Education from Southern Illinois University.



HPHR Fellow – Rasheera Dopson


June 13, 2021

Rasheera Dopson is a Master of Public Health student at Morehouse School of Medicine.

HPHR Fellow Jackie Leung


HPHR Fellow – Jackie Leung


May 16, 2021

Jackie Leung is a PhD student at Oregon State University majoring in Public Health – Global Health.

HPHR Fellow Sonia Hegde


HPHR Fellow – Dr. Sonia Hegde


May 16, 2021

Dr. Sonia Hegde is a postdoctoral fellow in epidemiology in the Infectious Disease Dynamics (IDD) group at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.