Trainee Spotlight: Dr. Jennifer Kay

By Bevin P. Engelward

Director, MIT Superfund Research Program

One of MIT’s former SRP trainees, Jennifer Kay, was named the 23rd winner of the Karen Wetterhahn Award. This SRP-established annual award recognizes an outstanding graduate student or post-doctoral researcher that best demonstrates the qualities of scientific excellence exhibited by Dr. Wetterhahn. Kay says: “I aspire to her enduring legacy of research excellence, environmental concern, scientific mentorship, and social justice.” For more about Kay’s focus of studies, see the NIEHS Factor.