Author

Colter Giem

Colter Giem

Colter Giem was born in Denver and raised in Highlands Ranch. He graduated from Mountain Vista High School in 2018 and received a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from Northeastern University in Boston earlier this year. He is now living in Boston and works at the Broad Institute, researching Parkinson's disease and food allergies. In his free time, he loves to hike, ski, play with his two dogs and take pictures with his film camera.

COMMENTARY

Pandemic made racial discrepancies in health care much worse

By: - September 27, 2022

As a Colorado native and a biology researcher studying infectious disease and the human immune system, I am in firm agreement with Dr. Vanessa Griffith’s commentary in this paper last month, “Socioeconomic status should not determine access to health care in America.” The United States is one of the richest countries in the world, but […]