By Mollie Wood

Mollie Wood is a doctoral student in population health research. She lives in Massachusetts with her loyal canine companion, Buffy. She tumbls not, neither does she tweet.

  1. I do Bad Mommy science. Well, it’s a little more complicated than that. I am a doctoral student in epidemiology and biostatistics, and my particular area of research is in reproductive and perinatal pharmacoepidemiology. This means that I study medication use in pregnancy and its possible effects on both the mother and her children. I’m especially interested in medications that affect the central nervous system, like psychiatric meds and some pain medications, and their possible effects on…