Research Assistant IV Non-Lab (Platform Research Specialist)

The Research Assistant IV Non-Lab (Platform Research Specialist) will be a part of the Innovation, Science & Technology (S+T), and Implementation Platform teams and will report to the Platform Manager on S+T. Under minimal direction, the Platform Research Specialist will work with faculty and staff at Ariadne Labs to guide IRB submissions and ensure regulatory… Continue reading Research Assistant IV Non-Lab (Platform Research Specialist)

Judy Margo

Judy Margo, DrPH, MPH is a Senior Qualitative Specialist on the Science and Technology Platform at Ariadne Labs. In this role, Judy provides qualitative methodology expertise and technical support to programs and projects across Ariadne Labs, as well as management support within the Science and Technology Platform. Previously, Judy managed the Maternal and Child Health… Continue reading Judy Margo

Vanessa Neergheen

Vanessa Neergheen, MPH, is a Statistical Analyst on the Science & Technology Platform. In this role, Vanessa analyzes and interprets quantitative data for Ariadne Lab’s program teams. Prior to joining Ariadne Labs, Vanessa was an Epidemiologist at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH). While at MDPH, Vanessa analyzed data from vital records and aided… Continue reading Vanessa Neergheen


Experts in testing methodology, qualitative and quantitative analytics, implementation science and software engineering, the Science & Technology team provides technological support and ensures our work is rigorously tested.


Aria is a free online platform providing tools, resources, and community to support the successful implementation of Ariadne Labs solutions. Available to anyone interested in improving quality in health care, Aria provides members access to free webinars, publications, and implementation resources to accompany tools from Ariadne Labs’ Serious Illness Care, Safe Surgery and Safe Systems, BetterBirth and the… Continue reading ARIA

Meghna Desai

Meghna Desai, MPH, is a Senior Research Assistant on the Science & Technology Platform. In this role she provides research, technical, and content expertise across Ariadne’s portfolio of projects. Meghna earned her BA in Political Science and International Studies from the University of Miami. She also received her Master of Public Health from the University… Continue reading Meghna Desai

Sam Woodbury

Sam Woodbury is a systems analyst on the Science and Technology Platform at Ariadne Labs. He supports research teams across the Lab with technical scoping for projects, the development of systems and processes, and the alignment of technical efforts with project goals.

Lauren Spigel

Lauren Spigel, MPH, is a Senior Research Specialist on the Science and Technology platform. In this role, Lauren provides technical guidance across Ariadne Lab’s program teams to ensure scientific rigor on qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. She leads the design of survey tools and interview guides, conducts interviews and focus groups, analyzes, interprets and communicates… Continue reading Lauren Spigel