Olivia Colliver, OVIHD Intern
Olivia is currently a graduate student at the University of Kentucky completing a Master’s in Health Administration. She received a Bachelor’s in Economics and Finance at Centre College. Olivia will graduate in May of 2019 with hopes to pursue an administrative fellowship.
Phillip joined the Center as a Student Graphic Designer in May 2018. He is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Kentucky with plans of graduating in December 2018 with a BA in Architecture.
Natalie graduated with a BS in Health and Human Performance with a Concentration in Healthcare Management from Austin Peay State University in 2018. Natalie is currently completing a Master’s in Health Administration at the University of Kentucky and is planning to graduate in May of 2020. After graduation, Natalie hopes to either take part in an administrative fellowship or begin her career in the health care field.
Eayly Ly, Research Intern
Eayly is a participant in the Gill Junior Research Program, an initiative designed to help high school students learn about various areas of health care. She joined the Center in October 2017. She is currently a student at Bryan Station High School, and is working alongside the Data, Analytics, and Statistical Core.
Adam Mardis, OVIHD Intern
Adam received his BA in Economics from the University of Kentucky in 2016. He is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Health Administration and plans to graduate May 2018. After graduation, Adam hopes to take part in an administrative fellowship.
Christen Sikora, OVIHD Time Study Analyst
Christen received a BS in Health Sciences from Furman University in May of 2018. She is currently a graduate student at the University of Kentucky pursuing a Master’s Degree in Health Administration. Christen hopes to take part in an administrative fellowship after she graduates in 2020.
Robin Thompson, Research Assistant
Robin is currently a DrPH student in epidemiology in the College of Public Health. She's also a student trainee in the occupational epidemiology core of the Central Appalachian Regional Education and Research Center (CARERC) here at UK. She joined the center in 2018 as a research assistant to Dr. Hilary Surratt. Prior to starting the DrPH program in August 2016, Robin worked as a research coordinator for UK's Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (2014-2016). She received her MPH in Health Behavior from the UK's College of Public Health and her BS in Public Health from the University of West Florida.
Hunter received a BA in public health from the University of Kentucky in 2018. Hunter is currently completing a Master’s in Health Administration and plans to graduate in May 2020. After graduation, Hunter hopes to take part in an administrative fellowship.
Tim Williams, Research Assistant
Tim is a DrPH student in health management and policy in the College of Public Health here at UK. Prior to pursuing a DrPH, Tim worked for several years as a Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist in an outpatient community mental health and substance abuse treatment facility in eastern North Carolina. Tim joined CHSR in 2018 as a research assistant to Dr. Hilary Surratt. He received his MS in Substance Abuse and Clinical Counseling and his BA in Psychology from East Carolina University.
Interns and Research Assistants