Precious J. Williams
Precious Williams is an MPH Candidate specializing in Global Health Epidemiology and Disease Control at George Washington University. Her background in microbiology clinical research led her pursuit in public health towards understanding mechanisms for strengthening healthcare and preventing disease in low-resource communities. Precious has previous experience in developing a healthcare quality program for a medical diagnostic center in Nigeria and working with the PHCPI partnership to improve primary healthcare through measurement in LMICs. She is passionate about understanding the gaps and hindrances to the prevention and control of diseases in West Africa.
Currently, she supports data collection and analysis harmonization for identifying how nutrition and infection shape healthy birth, growth, and development across the lifecycle on the Pregnancy Risk Stratification Innovation and Measurement Alliance (PRiSMA) Maternal and Newborn Health (MNH) study, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.