College of Health Sciences
Dr. Tawfik is a physician and epidemiologist with experience as a clinical researcher, epidemiologist and educator. She has worked as a clinical epidemiologist in a variety of areas including cancer, women’s reproductive health and maternal and child health. Dr. Tawfik has experience conducting various types of quantitative research. By combining her training as a physician and an epidemiologist, she brings an exceptional skill set. Dr. Tawfik obtained her medical degree in Egypt and doctoral degree from the renowned Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University in New York. Dr. Tawfik has a number of publications and has had the privilege of presenting her work at professional meetings. She is a recipient of the prestigious Anna C. Gelman Award of Excellence in Epidemiology.