Yasaman Zia

Yasaman Zia



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Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Present

Project Coordinator

Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Studies
  • Manage correspondence of patients, their doctors, and collaborating laboratories
  • Compile a biospecimen bank and manage the related inventory databases
  • Collect and organize medical records from various care providers
  • Facilitate IRB renewal submissions and modification requests
  • Assist the Principal Investigator with proposals, posters, and dissemination of other materials
Jun 2012 - Jan 2013

Data Analyst Intern

Nueva Vida, Support Network for Latinas with Cancer
  • Design and conduct a study to analyze barriers to health services
  • Deliver reports on service provision efficacy
  • Perform statistical analyses on over 500 clients using SAS
  • Data auditing for accuracy and quality assurance
May 2010 - May 2011

Research Assistant

Young Parents Study
  • Enrolled, interviewed, and tracked over 30 participants
  • Conducted literature reviews and summarized issues related to adolescent parenthood
  • Organized and cleaned data in STATA according to methods requested
  • Recruited local schools and non-profit organizations to collaborate with
Jan 2010 - Sep 2010

Research Assistant

Chronic Care Initiative

  • Assisted in implementing a diabetes screening program in two non-profit mental hospitals
  • Trained new volunteers on interviewing participants
  • Streamlined the process of scheduling appointments


Aug 2011 - May 2013

Masters of Public Health

The George Washington University
Jan 2008 - May 2011

Bachelors of Arts

The George Washington University

Executive board of Psi Chi Psychology Honors Society

Member of the Iranian Cultural Society