Yelena Salvador

NIKKI Thomasian

Master of Public Policy and Medical Degree candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School and Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School.

Nikki graduated with honors from Brown University with a BS in Neuroscience. Prior to matriculating at the Warren Alpert Medical School, Nikki studied neural rewiring following stroke as a Fulbright Fellow in Japan. During her time in medical school, Nikki worked on clinical implementation of big data-driven decision support algorithms at the Emergency Digital Health Innovation Program.

Nikki’s other research explores the regulation of cybersecurity and artificial intelligence. Moving forward, she plans to continue taking on projects to optimize technology at the systems interface to promote health security.