Research Software Developer

Katie is a research software developer with HealthMap, the Computational Epidemiology Group at Boston Children’s Hospital. She develops and supports Flu Near You and other web applications.

Prior to joining the HealthMap team in January 2017, Katie was an epidemiologist with the Massachusetts HIV/AIDS Surveillance Program (MHASP). She managed the primary HIV/AIDS dataset and was involved in several projects, including the quarterly release of the Epi Profile and the Massachusetts HIV Care Continuum.

Katie completed her undergraduate degree at Emmanuel College. She received an MPH in Epidemiology from Boston University and a certificate from General Assembly’s Web Development Immersive.

Favorite Innovation

The Telescope, 1608

Works on

HealthMap, Flu Near You, Web apps


Public health, Infectious disease, Web development, Data analysis, Cooking, Travel, The outdoors