Alexander Janke, MD

Alexander Janke

Hometown: Grand Rapids, MI
Education: University of Michigan, B.S., Economics; Wayne State University School of Medicine, M.D.
Hobbies/Interests: The Great Outdoors (climbing, cycling, hiking, whitewater), Sleeping, Effective Altruism, Music.
Past Life: In college I was an ace econ and math tutor. So I’m your guy if you need some help with the limit definition of the derivative. Yes, that comes up all the time.
Academic Interests: Health Economics, Health Services Research, Informatics, Statistical Learning.
Favorite activities in New Haven: The great New England outdoors!
Why Yale EM: Rock solid clinical training in diverse settings with world-class faculty, top-notch academic mentorship to grow a research career.
Random factoid: As of November 2016, GiveWell, a nonprofit dedicated to finding outstanding giving opportunities, estimates that you can save a life for as little as $900 to $7,000. That’s cool. Caveats do apply, and a lot goes in to it.