About

1265118_2390415520052_1440277803_oWhile I love what I do for a living, Mens et Manus serves as an informal project platform – a weblog, if you will!

Maimuna (Maia) Majumder is an Engineering Systems PhD student at MIT and computational epidemiology research fellow at HealthMap. Before coming to MIT, she earned a Bachelors of Science in Engineering Science and a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Tufts University. Her research interests involve probabilistic modeling, Bayesian statistics, and ‚Äúsystems epidemiology” in the context of emerging infectious diseases. She also enjoys exploring novel techniques for data procurement, writing about data for the general public, and creating meaningful data visualizations. When taking a break from work, Maia moonlights as a jazz vocalist, budding chef, and primal wellness enthusiast who loves Bikram yoga, Zumba, & lifting heavy objects with her awesome husband, Imran Malek.

Diseases of Interest: MERS, Ebola, cholera, polio, chikungunya, malaria, dengue, influenza

Learn More: www.maimunamajumder.com

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