Ainsley is an MPH student specializing in biostatistics and epidemiology. She is a research assistant for Dr. Maura Kepper focused on applying innovative methods to analyze and improve health behaviors in adolescents. Ainsley received her bachelor’s degree in biology and statistics. She is interested in chronic disease research and understanding how to create tools and form interventions to help treat people affected by them. Outside of the PRC and academics, she enjoys taking long walks in Forest Park and exploring new parts of St Louis.