Faculty & Staff
Lou (he/they) is a Clinical Research Coordinator at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Lou graduated with a BA from the Health and Societies and Hispanic Studies programs in Spring of 2020. Their interests include public health, implementation science, mental health, LGBTQ+ youth experiencing housing instability, and underserved and marginalized communities of color.
Lou has previously worked as a research assistant in implementation science at the Center for Mental Health and as a research assistant studying HIV/AIDS related research and social media use. Through a UPenn fellowship program Lou is conducting their personal research on the complexities of "passing" in the trans community and its implications on the mental health and well-being of binary and non-binary trans communities.