Research and Policy Analyst
Mikayla Thompson provides research and analysis support for NIHCM's health policy and programming portfolio.
Previously, Ms. Thompson served as an Administration and Communications intern with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Public Health Law Program and as a trainee with the University at Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Cancer Prevention and Research Training Program. She has worked closely on research studies regarding environmental health, maternal health, vaccine hesitancy, cancer prevention and global health.
Ms. Thompson graduated with a BS in public health and a MPH, concentrating on health services administration from the University at Buffalo in Buffalo, New York. In her free time, she enjoys snowboarding and spending time outdoors with her dogs.