Research Program Manager
Research and Professional Experience
Deanna is the research and data manager of the Center on the Early Life Origins of Disease. Before she joined JHBSPH, she served as the Clinical Research Coordinator Lead of the Children’s Memorial Food Allergy Study from its inception to the close of enrollment from 2005 to 2011 as well as for other NIH-funded grants. she is now continuing her support of research in food allergy and related conditions as the coordinator and data manager for the Food Allergy Research Consortium, which promotes and facilitates continued collaboration between investigators at Northwestern University and Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago and JHU. In addition to her research interests in food allergies and nutritional factors impacting children and their families, her interests also include the improvement of study recruitment and data collection protocols. In 2009 she earned certification from the Society of Clinical Research Associates as a Certified Clinical Research Professional and her Masters of Science in Computer Information Systems from Northwestern University in 2004. Prior to joining Dr. Wang’s team Deanna was a Solutions Engineering Consulting Manager at Accenture.
Publications: For a detailed list of my publications, please see the Center Publications list.