Alvin is a PhD candidate at UNC Chapel Hill in the Department of Epidemiology. His primary focus is on the epidemiology and multi-omic signature of Cognitive Resilience. Alvin also maintains a line of research in solid organ transplantation with colleagues at NYU C-STAR, part of NYU Langone Health. Alvin is also the Principal Consultant at StatSnips Consulting.
Alvin earned a MSPH in Global Epidemiology (International Health) from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Alvin earned a BS, with Honors in Chemistry & Engineering from Washington and Lee University. He was a Johnson Scholar and completed AmeriCorps service as a Bonner Leader with a service foci in health and food security. Alvin remains engaged with his Alma Mater, especially with the Shepherd Program in Poverty Studies for which he serves on the Alumni Board.