After several years in the lab, Sophie decided to bridge the science gap with innovation storytelling. Her insights and bylines have appeared in Forbes, MarketWatch, PBS Next Avenue, Brandchannel and IEEE Potentials among others. She is a science writer and researcher with a background in bioinformatics, health technology, and aging. Sophie is passionate about creating a better quality of life for older adults through increasing access to preventive care and building public awareness of older adults’ perception and treatment. An advocate for STEM inclusion, she supports causes that improve women and minority representation. Sophie is a TEDMED 2020 Research Scholar and serves as an advisor to humanKINDER, a company that shines a light on untold stories, ideas, and solutions for systems change. She has memberships in Sigma Xi Honor Society, Massive Science Consortium, and New York Academy of Medicine.