Alyssa Bilinski graduated summa cum laude from Yale College with a BA in Political Science and received an MS in Medical Statistics with Distinction from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine as a Marshall Scholar. Prior to Harvard, she worked as a research assistant at Yale’s Center for Infectious Disease Modeling and Analysis, where she contributed to projects that explored the cost-effectiveness of canine rabies vaccination in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. She also served as a data analyst in Monitoring, Evaluation and Quality at Partners In Health where she was involved in the development of monitoring databases, capacity building, and HIV and chronic disease program evaluation in Haiti, Malawi, Rwanda, and Mexico. Alyssa is interested in priority setting in global health and statistical methods employed in disease transmission models. Her current research focuses on quasi-experimental statistical methods and measurement of affordability in cost-effectiveness analysis. She received T32 fellowships from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.