About

Sophie is a Forbes Contributor, a TEDMED 2020 Research Scholar, and the founder of Global Health Aging, a creative consultancy and award-nominated website featuring a broad range of news stories, diverse opinions, and research regarding longevity and healthy aging. Her writing has also appeared in Salon, Thrive Global, and MarketWatch, among others. As a Columbia University 2021 Journalism fellow, Sophie focused on fighting loneliness in old age. She also spoke about uncovering loneliness inequities among older adults at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center during National Minority Health Month 2021. Her efforts to raise awareness of aging led to her being featured as a science communicator in the March/April 2021 issue of Diversity in Action magazine. Early in her career, she performed biomedical research in academia and healthcare, including the National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF REU) and the City of Hope Beckman Research Institute Bioinformatics Core. She has also worked in health care policy and research communication. Because of her contributions to the field, Sophie has been elected to the New York Academy of Medicine and Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. She has a BS in Bioinformatics with Research Honors and an MPH in Aging and Health Research.

Selected Current & Past Engagements

Together let’s reframe our conversation and perspective on longevity and healthy aging.