Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Gelfand Clinical Research Lab

Brooke E. Hefele

Brooke studied Biology and Mathematics at Fordham University in the Bronx, New York. She has always had a passion for science and research from working at Columbia University in New York City on various clinical trials to her experience in continuing medical education. Most recently, Brooke completed her Masters in Public Health at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health with a focus in biostatistics and epidemiology. Brooke is currently the lead coordinator for the LITE Study comparing home vs. office based phototherapy for the treatment of psoriasis. Her research interests include chronic disease epidemiology and patient centered outcomes.