NYCSEF 2013, 2014, ISEF 2014
attended Stuyvesant High School
New York City, NY USA
Lily’s project was on the risks of third hand exposure via electronic cigarettes on various household surfaces.
New York University School of Medicine
CUNY Macaulay Honors College
CUNY Brooklyn College
What advice would you give high school students wanting to work in a lab?
Go explore something new. Don't study fruit flies just because that's what everyone else is studying.
How did NYCSEF impact your trajectory?
It showed me the public health implications and policy effects of research.
Do you have any advice for participants in the science fair?
The elevator pitch is crucial. Make sure to emphasize the implications of your project to everyday life.
Finish the sentence: I liked NYCSEF because ...
it was such a unique opportunity to meet so many inspired students, who had found their niche in their own way.
What do you love?
I love fighting the tobacco industry.