Samir Soneji is a demographer and population health researcher. He has over 15 years of experience leading analytic teams across academia, industry, and the military. His research spans tobacco regulatory control and cancer-related health policy. His work has been published in The New England Journal of Medicine, Health Affairs, JAMA Internal Medicine, JAMA Pediatrics, and the New York Times. Samir received his BS in Mathematics from the University of Chicago, MA in Statistics from Columbia University, PhD in Demography from Princeton University, and was a Robert Wood Johnson Health & Society Scholar at University of Pennsylvania. He also served in the United States Air Force as an active duty Captain and flight test analyst.