Kara Galvan

Kara Galvan
Kara Galvan
Graduate Intern
Department of Food Science and Technology, The Ohio State University
Degree Information: 
MPH, Epidemiology, The Ohio State University
BA, English Language and Literature, The Ohio State University

Kara Galvan earned her Masters of Public Health at The Ohio State University, where she specialized in Epidemiology. Kara recently concluded her 1-year long tenure as a Disease Intervention Specialist at Columbus Public Health, where she assisted in COVID-19 contact tracing for Columbus and the surrounding communities. In 2019, Kara earned her B.A. in English Language and Literature, and recently her MPH in 2021. Kara is currently taking a year off of school and hopes to return to pursue a Ph.D. in epidemiology.

As a CFI Graduate Intern, Kara assisted with the SHARE Project, while improving her data analytic skills and statistical software knowledge by learning R-programming on her own. In her free time, Kara loves to weightlift.