Jane Sachs is a first-year graduate student in the Master of Public Health Program. She is currently working as a Project Assistant at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute on the What Works for Health Database. Jane graduated from Swarthmore College in 2007 a B.A. in Psychobiology and Sociology-Anthropology and will receive a Masters degree in Bioethics from the University of Pennsylvania in December of 2011.
Prior to joining the Population Health Institute Jane worked as a Research Coordinator at Yerkes National Primate Research Center at Emory University, the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at the University of Wisconsin, and the University of Pennsylvania. Her research interests and experience include work on cognition and aging in non-human primates, Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's Disease clinical trials, and public health work on childhood obesity and the effects of lead exposure on development.
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