Rachel Zenker

Rachel Zenker

Rachel Zenker is a junior in the Industrial Engineering program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, specializing in human factors and healthcare systems with a certificate in Biology in Engineering.

Rachel joined the Werner Lab in Fall of 2016 to work as an assistant on the HelpCare Connect (HC2) project and to begin studying the possible link between the success experienced by formal caregiving teams in clinical settings and the potential success of informal caregiving teams with the assistance of technology.

Rachel plans to graduate with her BS in Industrial Engineering in May 2018 and continue on to pursue her Master’s and PhD in the Industrial Engineering department at UW-Madison under Professor Nicole Werner. She intends to continue focusing on healthcare systems and human factors in both the clinical and informal caregiving settings.