Degree(s): Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Undergraduate Institution: Georgia Tech
Graduate Institution: University of Michigan
Photo Credit: Dr. Arlyne Simon
Dr. Arlyne Simon is an engineer, inventor, entrepreneur, and author. As the owner of three patents, she invented a blood test to detect when cancer patients reject bone marrow transplants. She previously founded a biotech startup (PHASIQ) based on her invention. Dr. Simon is also the author of Abby Invents Unbreakable Crayons to inspire Black girls to pursue STEM.