PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2011
ScM, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2006
MD, La Salle Del Pedregal, 2002
Dr. Mariana Lazo is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology and a core faculty member of the Welch Center for Prevention Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, School of Medicine and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University.
She studies the epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, diabetes and obesity in adults. She also studies the effects of moderate alcohol consumption on liver and cardiovascular diseases.
Dr. Lazo mentors graduate students and is co-director of the "Epidemiology of Diabetes and Obesity" course at the JHSPH and the "Epidemiology and Prevention of Obesity" at the JHSPH Summer Institute of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. She is also co-director of the Diabetes and Obesity Interest Gorup (http://www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/welch-center-for-prevention-epidemiology-and-clinical-research/seminars/Interest_Groups.html)
Honors and Awards
2003-2006 National Council for Science and Technology. Mexico.
2011 Inductee, Delta Omega Society
2011 Inductee, Phi Beta Kappa Society