Doctoral Candidate Brandi Smith successfully defended her dissertation, “Health Disparities, Environmental Toxicants and Midlife Women’s Health Outcomes” on June 25th and will graduate August 2021.
Program Area: Health and Medical Informatics
Research: My research focuses on racial differences in environmental toxicant exposure and how this effects adverse health outcomes in menopausal women. Additionally I am interested in optimizing computational methods in phthalate mixture analysis.
Informatics Minor, Minseok Jung and his team Policy4ALL took first place in the 2021 MIT Policy Hackaton. The 2021 challenge required participants to draft a