ChicagoCHEC Role: Research and Education Core
Organization: Northwestern University
Title: Research Assistant
Erin Chen is the research assistant for Chicago Health Equity Transformation and is currently involved with the Research and Education Core at ChicagoCHEC. He is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a BS in chemistry and history. He is passionate about working with community members in understanding and solving health disparities. Erin is also dedicated to increasing diversity in STEM through mentorship and community building. His goal is to earn his degree in Epidemiology and hope to one day, conduct his own research and advocacy in promoting health equity within underrepresented communities.