Via Zoom (MEMCARE-SRC members and affiliated trainees only)
Join RETCC Director Susan Korrick in a conversation with Zhanlei Ye, PhD, and Bryan Stierman, MD MPH as they talk about their inspiring career trajectories.
Zhanlei Ye is currently a data scientist in Google Search, working on understanding and improving Search users' experience with experiments and data. Before joining Google, Zhanlei did her PhD training in Neuroscience with Prof. Takao Hensch (MEMCARE-SRC Project 2) at Harvard University, where she also received an MA in Statistics.
Bryan Stierman works as an epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, performing analyses of survey data and administering the NHANES Biospecimen Program. He was born and raised in Texas and received his BS in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He obtained both his MD and MPH (in Global Health Leadership) at New York University. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Children’s National Health System in Washington, DC and his fellowship in pediatric environmental health at Boston Children’s Hospital, with Susan Korrick, our RETCC Director, after which he joined the CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) fellowship in applied epidemiology, finishing in 2021.
Elsie Sunderland (Project 3) was quoted in a BBC News Article entitled, Breakthrough over potentially harmful chemicals found in most homes, on new technology for the breakdown of PFAS chemicals.. Read the article here...
Elsie Sunderland, Project 3 Lead, gave an invited keynote talk at the 12th International Symposium on Geochemistry of the Earth's Surface at Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland on July 25. Her talk was entitled, Impacts of global change on cycling and bioaccumulation of anthropogenic pollutants.