Allison has 24 years of experience working across multiple federal agencies and academic institutions. Along with her foundational background in basic laboratory research, translational medicine, and international scientific R&D collaborations, she also has significant experience supporting a variety of US Government efforts to strengthen the critical nexus between global health and security. She holds a doctorate from UCLA’s School of Medicine, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
My favorite quote; “Reach for the stars”
The natural talent I was gifted with: Musical sensibility
The natural talent I’d like to be gifted with: The ability to tell jokes
What inspires me: My son inspires me – I learn something new from him, and about myself, every day.
What I love about what I do: I thrive on working with people who are dedicated to collaboratively addressing real-world challenges.
The characteristic(s) I appreciate most in my co-workers: Honesty, optimism, and kindness