Erin Alpert graduated from Brown University with honors in Psychology in 2011 and completed her post-baccalaureate certificate in pre-medical sciences at Columbia University in May 2013. She was employed as a Research Associate at THANC until May 2014. Her time at THANC instilled in her the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to medicine and patient-centered care. After leaving THANC, Erin went on to study medicine at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. In her free time she enjoys making pasta from scratch, reading and spending time with her large family.