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Rachel Silverman, PhD, ScM

Research Scientist
  • Epidemiology
Rachel Silverman
Department of Population Health Sciences
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Doctor of Philosophy, Epidemiology, 2018
University of Washington School of Public Health
Seattle, WA

Master of Science, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, 2011
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD

Bachelor of Arts, Biochemistry, 2008
Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH

2019-Present
Research Scientist
Center for Public Health Practice and Research (CPHPR), Population Health Sciences
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2018
Research Scientist 2
International Clinical Research Center, Department of Global Health
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

2013-2018
Graduate Research Assistant
Department of Global Health
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

2011-2013
Epidemiologist I

Center for HIV Surveillance, Epidemiology and Evaluation
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene    
Baltimore, MD

2011-2013
Consultant
EpiMetrix, Inc.
Sunnyvale, CA

2010-2011
Graduate Research Assistant
Department of Epidemiology
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD

2010
Study Interviewer
Behavioral Surveillance Research (BESURE) Study
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD

  • Epidemiological methods
  • Infectious diseases
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Applied epidemiology
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Health economic analysis
  • Maternal and reproductive health