Suryadewi Nugraheni

Position title: Research & Analytics Scientist


Suryadewi Nugraheni (Heni) works as a research and analytics scientist at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute in the operational area of County Health Rankings & Roadmaps. Heni’s scholarship areas focus on the social determinants of health and health disparities in racially diverse populations and underprivileged communities. Her prior research included:

  • Stressors and coping mechanisms of Asian American caregivers.
  • Religiosity and spirituality among African Americans.
  • Religious support and depression among opioid users.

In addition to her Ph.D. in Social Welfare at the University at Albany-State University of New York, Heni holds a Master’s from the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has a Medical Doctor degree from Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia. She also completed a Graduate Certificate in Health Disparities from the University at Albany-State University of New York.