25: Randi Foraker & Joshua Landman

On this episode, Rob sits down with Dr. Randi Foraker, the Director of the Center for Population Health Informatics (CPHI) within the Institute for Informatics at Washington University in St. Louis and an Associate Professor in the School of Medicine and the Brown School of Social Work in the area of Public Health. Joining her is PhD Candidate and Research Assistant Joshua Landman who is working for the Center in the Division of Computational and Data Sciences. Together, they talk about their backgrounds growing up, the work they do at WashU and the effects of COVID-19 on both their life and research pursuits. They impart some great advice for incoming 1st Year students and Rob becomes obsessed with superhero branding he envisions for Epidemiology Task Force members and drag racing sponsorships.