Alison Huang, PhD, MPH

Senior Research Associate

Core Faculty

Cochlear Center faculty member Alison Huang headshot. Huang is wearing a black and white ensemble and is leaning on a graffiti-covered wall


Alison R. Huang, PhD, MPH, is a Senior Research Associate in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology.  Huang is trained in the epidemiology of aging and studies the impact of sensory loss on cognitive and mental health in older adults. She has a specific interest in sensory loss, social isolation, loneliness. In her role as a Core Faculty Member at the Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health,  Huang oversees scientific analyses and development of manuscripts utilizing data from the Aging and Cognitive Health Evaluation in Elders (ACHIEVE) randomized trial as well as the associated Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Neurocognitive Study (ARIC-NCS).  Huang holds a PhD in Mental Health and a Master’s in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.