Stephanie is a curious and creative thinker with a diverse skill set in behavioral neuroscience, design and digital product development. Stephanie is the Research Lead at Hopelab - a social innovation lab focused on designing science-based technologies to improve the health and well-being of teens and young adults.
Stephanie works to integrate scientific methodologies into product development and design process. She is currently leading the development of Vivibot - a chatbot that supports psychological resilience in adolescent and young adult cancer survivors.
Prior to Hopelab, Stephanie studied the neuroscience of health decision making (including sleep and dieting behavior) while earning her PhD at UC Berkeley and was an early member of the Health Special Projects team at Apple.