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Dr Rachel Britt is currently a Science and Technology Policy Fellow with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) carrying out her fellowship in the Office of Strategic Coordination (OSC). She earned her Ph.D. in Biochemistry in 2010 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison for her studies of DNA repair in the bacterium Escherichia coli. She continued to study DNA repair, but shifted to repair processes in B-lymphocytes of the human immune system as a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Southern California from 2010-2013.