Heather Alker

Assistant Professor
UMass Medical School Worcester
A3-143 Benedict Building UMMS, 55 Lake Ave N., Worcester


  • MD
  • MPH

Areas of Specialization: 

Epidemiology Maternal/Child Health

Research Description: 

I perform public health surveillance on infant mortality in Worcester. As the statistician for the Healthy Baby Collaborative group, I perform chart reviews and review infant and fetal death certificates in central Massachusetts. I interpret data, follow trends, and provide information to the collaborative.

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