Jona Gjevori: Epidemiologist/Biostatistician at PHAC

Jona Gjevori

Chemistry, Biology, and Anthropology

Gjevori, Jona

BSc, 2018 

What undergraduate program you did at UTM and year of completion?

I obtained a Master of Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology from the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health in 2021.

How you have progressed to your current profession?

Through the MPH program, I had the opportunity to complete a work placement with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) as a Student Epidemiologist, and transitioned to a full-time role after graduation. Today, I work as an Epidemiologist/Biostatistician at PHAC, with a focus on investigating and responding to outbreaks of emerging zoonotic diseases to protect the health of Canadians domestically and internationally.


  • Epidemiology