Eva Williford is a PhD candidate in Biostatistics at the School of Public Health, University at Albany. She is working as an analyst at the New York State Department of Health in the Division of Family Health and Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology. Eva’s research interests are in statistical applications to large human health data sets and finite mixture modeling. She has a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Vermont and a M.S. in Biostatistics from the School of Public Health, University at Albany.