Jane J. Kim, PhD is the Dean for Academic Affairs at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a Professor of Health Decision Science in the Department of Health Policy and Management and the Center for Health Decision Science. Dr. Kim’s research focuses on the development and application of mathematical modeling methods to evaluate health policy issues, with a strong interest in women’s health. She has led the evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of prevention strategies against cervical cancer and other HPV-related diseases for informed decision making globally, working closely with the US National Cancer Institute, the US Preventive Services Task Force, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and most recently, the World Health Organization on cervical cancer elimination. She has won numerous awards for her presentations at scientific meetings, for her teaching, and for mentoring. Dr. Kim holds a Master’s degree in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health (2001) and a Ph.D. in Health Policy and Decision Sciences from Harvard University (2005).