BIRCWH Program Scholars

Current Scholars:

Laura Corlin, PhD

Assistant Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
Project: Novel Framework to Make Causal Inferences about Complex Environmental Exposures

Whitney Perry, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Tufts Medical Center
Project: Sex-based differences in immune response in solid organ transplant recipients

Elizabeth Yen, MD, MA

Neonatologist, Tufts Medical Center; Chair, Women in Medicine and Science (WiMS); Principal Investigator, Mother Infant Research Institute; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Project: Non-invasive evaluation of the sex-dependent impact of prenatal opioid exposure on the brain reward center regulating newborn feeding


Previous Scholars and Testimonials:

Elena Byhoff, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor, Tufts Medical Center Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies
Project: Understanding and Addressing Social Determinants of Health for Women in Primary Care: A Mixed Methods Approach

Jennifer Dupont, PhD

Assistant Professor, Tufts School of Medicine, Molecular Cardiology Research Institute
Project: Sexual dimorphic role of Angiotensin II type 2 receptor in vascular aging

Sasha Fleary, PhD

Evans Family Assistant Professor in Cognition and Learning, Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development
Project: Determining the sex differences in the relationship between health literacy, health knowledge, and health behaviors in adolescents