B.S., Biology, Georgetown University, 2004
Certificate in Bioethics, Universidad de Chile, 2008
M.A., Bioethics, New York University, 2012
Areas of Research/Interest:
Primary health care, health systems and policy, global health research, health system assessments, public health. Bioethics, medical ethics, environmental ethics, ethical issues in public health and health care.
Proactive, multilingual and detail-oriented Research Scientist and Project Manager with four years of experience in public health and health policy research, and project administration. Proven ability to bring projects into fruition, resulting in peer-reviewed publications, reports for funding agencies and presentations at international conferences. U.S. and international experience in analyzing and improving health systems and health policy.
Silver D, Giorgio M, Bae JY, Jimenez G, Macinko J. Over–the-counter sales of out-of-state and counterfeit tax stamp cigarettes in New York City. Tobacco Control. Online first: 27 August 2015 doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2015-052355.
Macinko J, Silver D, Mullachery P, Jimenez G, Neto OTL. Patterns of alcohol consumption and related behaviors in Brazil: evidence from the 2013 National Health Survey (PNS 2013). PLoS ONE. 2015 10(7): e0134153. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134153.
Macinko M, Jimenez G, Cruz-Peñate M. Primary care performance in Dominica. Pan American Journal of Public Health. 2015; 37(2):104-12.
Silver D, Bae JY, Jimenez G, Macinko J. Compliance with minimum price and legal age for cigarette purchase laws: evidence from NYC in advance of raising purchase age to 21. Tobacco Control. Online First: 11 February 2015 doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-051860.
Silver D, Macinko J, Bae JY, Jimenez G, Paul M. Variations in U.S. traffic safety environments and motor vehicle fatalities 1980-2010. Public Health. 2013 Dec; 127(12):1117-25.
Survey/design implementation, database development/management, literature reviews, secondary data collection, writing and map production. Project administration.
Research Associate, Health Services and Outcomes Research Program.
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University. Singapore.
Writer of a New York City guide, for an online entertainment portal (in Spanish)
Blogger about bioethics and society (in Spanish)