Christine is a current second year medical student. As a chemistry major in undergraduate, she focused her research efforts on organic synthesis and was awarded the John L. Zabriskie Jr. Research Fellowship along with numerous achievement awards. In medical school, she was interested in conducting clinical research in the field of neurosurgery especially concerning patient outcomes and joined the Goodwin Lab. Her main projects involve looking into the clinical outcomes after radiation therapy and clarifying the role of spinal alignment parameters in patients with spine metastasis. She was recently awarded the NREF Medical Student Summer Research Fellowship.