Ben received his MPH with a concentration in epidemiology and biostatistics form Drexel University in Philadelphia. During Ben’s Fellowship, he was placed at the Milwaukee Health Department where he worked with the Division Manager from each department. Some of the projects Ben was involved with during his time there included creating Data Briefs on topics such as teen pregnancy, infant mortality, and tobacco. Ben also worked with the Milwaukee Health Department Lab developing a poster presentation that he presented at the Association of Public Health Laboratories Annual Conference. In addition, he assisted on communicable disease outbreak investigations and led the implementation of a door-to-door diabetes screening and intervention project. Preceptors: Dr. Vivien Chen and Dr. Capri-Mara Fillmore.