Anushua Bhattacharya is a clinical research coordinator at PolicyLab and the Eating Disorder Assessment and Treatment Program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Ms. Bhattacharya is working on several studies while at CHOP including fMRI brain scans on adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Previously, she worked at the Center for Autism Research (CAR) on a study focused on developing wearable devices for children with autism in order to use physiological data as a predictor of emotional stressors. Ms. Bhattacharya is passionate about adolescent medicine, including but not limited to mental health, LGBTQ health and child development.
Ms. Bhattacharya graduated from Columbia University in New York City with a B.A. in biology and is applying to medical school in the coming year.