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Joel Parker

Joel Parker

MS Biostatistics

"MEZCOPH has allowed me to explore my interests and find what really excites me. While at MEZCOPH I have grown passionate about my work which has helped to keep me driven and focused. My courses have prepared me enough to feel confident about my contributions to research outside of a school setting."

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    Queen Creek, Arizona

    Prior Degree(s):

    BS Mathematics (Statistics), Arizona State University

    Before entering the program:

    Data Analyst for the Circle K Corp.

    Why did you choose public health?

    I choose public health because I want provide/find solutions to the challenging problems we face as a society in regards to our health.

    Why did you choose MEZCOPH?

    The faculty at MEZCOPH have research interests aligned with mine in fields of Biostatistics/Bioinformatics. MEZCOPH also works hard to ensure the students are prepared for life after grad school.

    Public health interests:

    Biostatistics, Genetics, Public Health Informatics

    Interests/hobbies outside of school:

    Watching sports, spending time with my dog.

    Tip for future students:

    Ask a lot of questions. The professors here genuinely want to help and see you progress!

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