Hometown: Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
Undergraduate: Union College
Major: Bioengineering, B.S.
Graduate: Rice University
Major: Global Medical Innovation, MBE
Sylvie is developing the BreathAlert apnea monitor for premature newborns whose lungs may be underdeveloped. Sylvie has experience in the medical device industry, but furthered her learning in global health through the Global Medical Innovation Master's program at Rice, where she had both international and local design projects. She is excited to be focusing on the development of accessible, affordable and appropriate technology for commercialization in international settings at Rice 360.