CORE Lab

Our CORE Lab includes graduate students and postdocs who are conducting CORE-funded or aligned research. They also contribute to CORE’s research infrastructure by preparing briefs on priority topics, inventorying and obtaining data, and documenting reproductive health-related policies and events in Wisconsin. Click on names or photos for more information.

Guadalupe Aguilera, PhD

Position title: Postdoctoral Scholar, Health Disparities Research Scholar

Barbara Alvarez, MLIS

Position title: PhD Student, Information School

Isobel Bloom, MPhil

Position title: PhD Student, History

Lindsay Cannon, MPH, MSW

Position title: PhD Student, Sociology, Demography Training Program

Celina Doria

Position title: PhD Student, Social Work, University of Chicago

Rachel Dyer, MS

Position title: PhD Student, Counseling Psychology

Corinne Hale

Position title: PhD Student, Anthropology

Laurie Lapp

Position title: MD Student

Katelyn Matkin, MS

Position title: PhD Student, Rehabilitation Counselor Education

Morgan Robinson, MS

Position title: PhD Student, Nelson Institute for Environment and Resources

Emma Romell

Position title: PhD Student, Sociology, Demography Training Program

Taryn Valley

Position title: MD-PhD Student, School of Medicine and Public Health and Department of Anthropology

Fiona Weeks, MSPH

Position title: PhD candidate, Department of Population Health Sciences

Kate Westaby, MS

Position title: PhD student, Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis

Iris Zhao

Position title: PhD Student, Sociology, Demography Training Program

Shimin Zhao, MA

Position title: PhD Student, Philosophy

CORE Lab Alumni

Emma Carpenter, PhD, MSW

Position title: Presidential Management Fellow, National Institute for Child Health and Human Development

Alexa DeBoth, MPH, MPA

Position title: Reproductive Health Family Planning Epidemiologist, Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Renee Kramer, PhD, MPH

Position title: Epidemiologist, Food and Drug Administration

Kendall Newman

Position title: Training Coordinator, Public Health Solutions

Leigh Senderowicz, ScD, MPH

Position title: Assistant Professor of Gender & Women's Studies and Obstetrics & Gynecology

Laura Swan, PhD, LCSW

Position title: Research Scientist, Green Inequality Lab, Department of Population Health Sciences

Joanna Venator, PhD, MSc

Position title: Assistant Professor, Boston College

Natalie Weill, BSN-RN, MPA

Position title: Public Health Policy Advisor, Vermont Department of Health