For Women's History Month, female researchers in the IHME community share their experiences working in global health, reflect on their accomplishments, and offer career advice to fellow researchers.
On International Women's Day, we celebrate Dr. Dirac's advancement to Assistant Professor and learn about her career path in public health.
Seventeen members of the IHME community are honored as Highly Cited Researchers of 2022.
Luisa joined IHME as a Postdoctoral Scholar working on the Global Burden of Disease study (GBD) and on HealthRise, an impact evaluation project, and has grown to be a key leader on both GBD risk factor teams and grant-funded research projects.
Dr. Ali H. Mokdad was named as one of the Ramadan Top 30 Illuminators of 2022 by Hayat Life magazine, which annually recognizes 30 influential cultural Muslims – one for each day of Ramadan – who are making remarkable contributions to society.
Dr. Heidi J. Larson, clinical professor at the Institute for Health Metrics Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington and professor at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, was named to the BBC 100 Women List 2021, released on December 7.