Nima Yaghmaei is an epidemiologist at the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) in Amsterdam. He has obtained a master’s degree in International Health and a master’s degree in Public Health Nutrition.
Nima’s work at KIT focuses on innovative data analysis approaches and health information strengthening in fragile and conflict-affected settings, such as Afghanistan and South Sudan. In addition, he has a prominent role in developing and expanding KIT’s institutional capacity on research regarding disaster epidemiology and preparedness for climate-related and humanitarian crises.
Nima has experience working independently and within large consortiums, and has experience with Stata, Excel, QGIS, providing technical support for complex surveys, and secondary data analysis.