Alison Field, ScD
  • Professor and Chair of Epidemiology
  • Brown University School of Public Health
  • Providence, MA USA


Dr. Alison Field received her ScD in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health in 1995. She then completed a postdoc and subsequently joined the faculty at Harvard Medical School, where she remained until 2015. She is now the Chair of the Department of Epidemiology at the Brown University School of Public Health. Her research focuses on identifying phenotypes of people with obesity.