Gwen Dela Cruz, BS is the Database Coordinator for Dr. Ramsey-Goldman's research studies. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Science and Chemical Engineering and Chemistry from the Mapua Institute of Technology (MIT), Philippines. Prior to her current position, Gwen worked in the Departments of Chemistry, Immunology, and Flowcytometry at Columbus Hospital in Chicago where she was the Lead Lab Technologist on lupus, myeloma, HIV/AIDS, and cancer studies. Gwen later worked as a Lab Technologist in the CORE research lab at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for eight years, focusing on a variety studies, including Dr. Ramsey-Goldman's research projects. In her free time, Gwen enjoys taking care of her 2 dogs and 4 cats and traveling.