12263-Nelson, Tammie

Tammie L. Nelson, MPH

Research Associate in Pediatrics

HS 2000
Indianapolis, IN
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Tammie Nelson, MPH, CPH, is a Research Associate in the Division of Children's Health Services Research in Pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine. As an epidemiologist and public health researcher, she leverages clinical and administrative data from electronic health records, Medicaid, and numerous other sources to investigate and improve the impact of social determinants of health (e.g., poverty, education, transportation) on access to and quality of care with a focus on HIV, substance use disorder, mental health, and vulnerable populations. She collaborates with community organizations and a stakeholder group to gather valuable information and to ensure that findings are disseminated and implemented in Central Indiana and beyond.

Titles & Appointments

  • Research Associate in Pediatrics
  • Education
    2012 MPH Indiana University
    2008 BS Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Professional Organizations
    American Medical Writers Association
    American Psychological Association
    American Public Health Association
    Board of Editors in the Life Sciences
    Board of Editors in the Life Sciences
    Council of Science Editors
    Delta Omega National Honor Society in Public Health
    Indiana Public Health Association
    International AIDS Society
    National Association of City and County Health Officials
  • Board Certifications
    National Board of Public Health Examiners
  • Awards
    Org: Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health
    Desc: Induction into Delta Omega Honorary Society Membership
    Scope: National
    Date: 2013-08-01
    Org: Native American Studies Program, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
    Desc: Susan LaFleshe Picotte Award for Excellence by a Native American Student of Health & Medicine
    Scope: Department
    Date: 2008-05-01

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