Senior Associate, Operations
Rachel Zelcer is the senior operations associate at the Harvard Life Lab, working alongside the operations manager to ensure seamless management of resident and guest services. She previously worked at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute as a new patient coordinator in both the Head and Neck Oncology group and the Center for Immuno-oncology. In this role she provided administrative support to multiple medical teams and coordinated all aspects of new patient care. Rachel has a bachelor's degree in Health: Science, Society, and Policy, and Psychology with a minor in Business from Brandeis University.
Favorite school science project: “In AP Biology one of our labs was to transfer a gene that causes fluorescence in jelly fish to E. coli bacteria. It was pretty amazing to visually witness the genetic alteration!”