From Spaceflight to Cancer Therapy: The Next Frontier of Multisystem Toxicity Countermeasures
Assistant Member, Exercise Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Dr. Jessica Scott is an Assistant Member in the Exercise Oncology Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). She received her Ph.D. in Exercise Cardiovascular Physiology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouverand completed her post-doctoral Fellowship at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) in Houston, Texas. She joined MSKCC in 2017 after 5 years as a Senior Scientist in the Exercise Physiology and Countermeasures Laboratory at JSC. Her research is focused on characterizing multisystem toxicity and the efficacy of exercise to mitigate and reverse toxicity.