Dhriti Vadlakonda is an undergraduate at Harvard College. She is planning to concentrate in Neuroscience under the Mind Brain Behavior track. On campus, Dhriti dances with the Bhangra team, sings for the Radcliffe Choral Society, and competes with the Intercollegiate Model United Nations team. Dhriti is passionate about science communication and public engagement; her previous research projects spanned the fields of patient advocacy and outcomes, national health (and utilizing technology tools like gamification to model it), and public health education.
This summer, Dhriti joins metaLAB via the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society’s 2023 Internship Program. Her role with metaLAB will involve keeping the community informed about rapid advancements in radio frequency technologies via the Waves project. Through her role in this project, Dhriti hopes to create excitement about the potential of information technologies, encourage innovation, and integrate diverse input into new products.