Emily Javan (“Ja-von”) [EEB] is a fourth-year PhD candidate. She works to help to combat COVID-19 spread through mathematical modeling and data analysis. Currently, she’s interested in understanding COVID-19 patient hospital use and length of stay in Texas. She wants to help hospitals prepare for epidemics and make sure everyone can get the best care year-round. She was a mathematician in CA before coming to UT and loves roller skating with her friends. Emily is a co-president of SUTS.