GUTS Postdoctoral fellows

Our  GUTS Postdoctoral fellows have graduated from PhD programs and use GUTS data as part of their research and training.


Carla Bezold

Postdoctoral  Research Fellow, Department of Epidemiology,  Harvard School of Public Health

Research Interests: Environmental and neighborhood influences on adolescent physical and mental health

Personal Interests: Learning new sports, hiking with my dog, running, biking, exploring neighborhoods

Allegra Gordon

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital

Fellow in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Research interests:  Impact of prejudice and discrimination on physical and mental health; understanding how gender identity, gender expression, and gender norms shape health; health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer populations

Personal interests:  Exploring cities, bicycling, photography, quirky museums, and eating delicious food


Susanne Strohmaier

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Medicine, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Research interests: Effects of early life disturbances of the circadian system on weight and mood disorders later in life; Applying and developing novel statistical methods within the field of causal inference

Personal interests:  Road biking, hiking, downhill skiing