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Marissa Chan '17

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Boston, MA

Oxy Major/Minor:  

Urban and Environmental Policy/Public Health and Biology

Current Company:

Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health

Current Position:

PhD Student

Campus Involvement/Special Programs:

President of Public Health Club

Secondary Schooling:

Master's, PhD

Favorite MP/Cooler Food:

Pastries from local bakeries

Best Oxy Class:

UEP 201- Environmental Health and Policy

Groups I Identify With:

Any!

Bio:

Marissa Chan is a PhD student in the Department of Environmental Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Her research interests and work experience focus on the intersection of place-based environmental hazards and exposure to toxic chemicals in consumer products. Through her work she aims to assess racial/ethnic disparities in health outcomes, highlight the presence of endocrine disrupting chemicals in consumer products, and support communities’ voices and knowledge in environmental justice effort

Career Advice:

Focus on developing meaningful connections!