Dr. Monica Rho is the team physician for the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team. She specializes in rehabbing players, using technology to monitor the health of their muscles, tendons and ligaments.
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Ruwanka Purasinghe is a civil engineer for the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. He plans, designs and implements projects to ensure residents always have a safe supply of water.
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Wrestler Adeline Gray makes her sport look easy, but after a shoulder injury kept her from winning an Olympic medal in 2016, she hopes to prevent re-injury.
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Zaida Hernandez-Irisson is an electrical engineer at Fischer, USA, in Racine, Wisconsin. In addition to finishing her engineering degree at the Milwaukee College of Engineering, Zaida also mentors girls in her community.
Michaela Walker is a research engineer at Memphis Meats, a cell-based meat company growing meat from cells instead of from the whole animal. Her job is to figure out which cells would grow the best meat for human consumption.
Patricia Mwove is a computer engineer at Intel in Chandler, Arizona. She is responsible for memory requirements used in vehicle displays, such as navigation, music and communication systems.
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