Francesca Jarrett

Ms. Jarrett is a student at Columbia University in the City of New York. She is majoring in statistics and her research interests focus on epidemiology and the social determinants of health. She is a member of NASA's GeneLab Steering Committee.

Associated articles

JTEHM, Editorial Blog
Comment on "Current and Future Challenges in Point-of-Care Technologies" White Paper
This important article highlights both the challenging economic, social, and environmental concerns that developing nations face in providing at least minimal-quality healthcare to all, especially large and sparsely distributed rural communities, and the exciting potential for point-of-care technologies to help... Read more
JTEHM, Editorial Blog
Women in STEM and Biomedical Engineering
If we want to understand how to increase the number of women in tech occupations such as computer science and engineering, we should look at biomedical engineering. While the number of female computer science graduates is declining at an alarming... Read more
JTEHM, Editorial Blog
JTEHM Student Editor Interns to the Edge of Space
Interning to the Edge of Space JTEHM student editor Francesca Jarrett has built upon her experiences working with IEEE and EMBS to secure an internship with educational startup Edge of Space. Here, in an article for her college, she reflects on what... Read more