Alyssa Falise


Bachelor of Health Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Master of Science in Public Health, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Hometown: Syracuse, NY
Research interests: Cognitive impairment and decline, caregiver burden, older adult health, injury, substance use, statistical analysis, research design
Long-term career goals: My long-term goal is to serve as a professor at an academic research institution. I aspire to teach and mentor public health students, conduct research to advance our understanding of diseases impacting older populations, and give back to my local community through research interventions.
What philosophy guides your education? Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. – Nelson Mandela
Date Accomplishments
June 2019
  • Presentation, entitled, “Sleep-Related Unintentional Asphyxia Moralities among Infants in Miami-Dade County, Florida, 2012-2017” was selected for the CSTE 2019 Presidential Priorities Award, which was presented at the CSTE President’s Banquet on June 4, 2019.