Serena Santoni is an Analyst with IHME Client Services where she guides private sector organizations to understand and incorporate IHME health data into decision making, product, and drug development. She also works on simulating public health outcomes for various non-communicable diseases. More recently, Serena has expanded her focus to advise pharmaceutical companies on the utilization of IHME health data for COVID-19 vaccine development. Prior to joining IHME Client Services, Serena was a Data Scientist with Fair Trade USA, where she led her team’s development of an Enterprise Data Warehouse and created innovative solutions for the organization’s growing data needs. Serena received her BA in International Studies – Economics at the University of California, San Diego.
IHME Client Services was established at the University of Washington’s School of Medicine in Seattle in 2018. It is dedicated to advancing IHME’s mission of improving health through better health evidence.