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CBE alumna Korin Reid receives prestigious Forbes magazine honor

korin-reid-photoKorin Reid (B.S.ChE’08), a Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering alumna, has been honored by Forbes magazine as part of its annual “30 Under 30” leaders in science awards.

Reid, who is employed as a Senior Data Scientist with McKesson in Atlanta, GA, was singled out for her work using big data technologies to scale predictive modeling and machine learning on billions of healthcare records, reaching more than 160 million people.

She was named one of McKesson’s 2016 Distinguished Technologists and also mentors youth in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) skills.