Past Members

  • Yvonne Nong, MS and MD Candidate

    2017-2018 Institute of Human Nutrition at Columbia University, Mentee

    Education: University of Michigan Medical School, Rising First Year

    Yvonne completed her thesis on previously collected First 1000 Days data and aided in recruitment and consenting for PLS patients and developing study materials.

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  • Sheryl Johnson, MD Candidate

    Student Researcher (Summer 2018)

    Education: George Washington Medical School, Rising Second Year

    Sheryl performed a clinical observership and ancillary data analysis on previously collected First 1000 Days data.

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  • Kayla Milne, MS, MD Candidate

    Research Assistant/2016-2017 Institute of Human Nutrition at Columbia University, Mentee

    Education: New York School of Medicine, Rising First Year

    After completing her mentorship through the Institute of Human Nutrition, Kayla joined the research team and performed multiple research related activities including recruiting and consenting patients, performing data analysis, and manuscript writing.

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  • Aury Garcia, MD Candidate

    Student Researcher (Summer 2017)

    Education: Columbia University Medical School, Rising Third Year

    Aury assisted in data collection and interviews for the First 1000 Days study and performed ancillary data analysis on the collected data.

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  • Erin Elbel, MD

    Research Coordinator/Student Researcher

    Education: Columbia University Medical School

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  • Nina Quirk, MS

    2016 -2017 Institute of Human Nutrition at Columbia University, Mentee

    Education: Institute of Human Nutrition at Columbia University

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  • Elizabeth Batista, MD Candidate

    Research Assistant, Student Researcher

    Education: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Rising Second Year

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