Benjamin Kahn is a Research Associate with the Board on Health Sciences Policy (HSP), where he supports multiple projects covering Health Security and related topics, including: The Standing Committee for the CDC’s Division of Strategic National Stockpile, the Standing Committee on Health Threats and Workforce Resilience, and Examining the Impact of Real-World Evidence on Medical Product Development: A Workshop Series. He previously served as a Research Assistant with HSP from May 2015 until July 2016. Ben graduated with Phi Beta Kappa honors from the University of Michigan in 2015 with a B.A. in History and Anthropology. His previous public health and policy experience includes a summer internship at the National Academies and an internship at a local NGO in Cape Town, South Africa through the Undergraduate Public Health Studies Program at Johns Hopkins University. Ben’s research interests include historical and contemporary approaches to vaccine policy and public health policies for infectious disease.