Current PhD Students

Meet our Current PhD students and their research interest:

Saber Ali Amin

Cancer or infectious disease. Since my long-term goal is to work in the resource limited countries, I think infectious diseases are very important in those areas...

Mesnad Almutairi

I am interested in cancer epidemiology. My dissertation is specifically about screening, diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer (CRC)...

Nada Alnaji

Global Health, Health in crisis, Refugee Health, Mental Health...

Trisari Anggondowati

Cancer Epidemiology, Epidemiology in Maternal and Child Health, Outcome Research

Poppy Elvira Deviany

Maternal, neonatal and child Health, monitoring and evaluation of health program, lung cancer, cancer studies...

Yi DuYi Du

My research interests are liver diseases, specifically, liver cancer and Hepatitis C related diseases...

Tommy George

Sidra Liaquat

Cancer and infectious diseases...

Zaeema Naveed

The knowledge of the public health domain, if applied correctly, can very well alleviate the standards of living in any settings and especially in a developing country like my own...

Minh Nguyen

Youngyue Qi

Shamim Shahi

Cancer Epidemiology

Brittney Smith

My research interests include epidemiology of cancer and the infectious agents that can cause cancer.  Specifically, I am interested in studying these factors among international populations in developing countries...

Li Westman

Cancers, social economic related behaviors, decision making under uncertainty, & nutrition...

Kerui Xu



Department of Epidemiology
College of Public Health
Department of Epidemiology
984395 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4395
Phone: 402-559-4248