Alvin is a PhD student at UNC Chapel Hill in the Department of Epidemiology. He is fascinated by Neurons and Nephrons. His research focuses on the intersection of kidney disease, cardiovascular health, and cognitive aging.
Alvin also works with the Epidemiology Research Group in Organ Transplantation (ERGOT) at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Alvin is actively engaged in developing mHealth tools for the transplant community including mKidney and Kidney Space.
PhD in Epidemiology, In Progress
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
MSPH in International Health, 2016
Johns Hopkins University
BS in Chemistry-Engineering and Minor in Poverty Studies, 2014
Washington and Lee University