Steph Guerra is an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the Office of Research and Development of the Veterans Health Administration (VA). Steph’s work at the VA focuses on building research and clinical infrastructure to support Veterans’ access to opioids management and precision oncology care. A cancer biologist by training, Steph previously served as a Mirzayan Science Policy Fellow at the National Academies of Science where she focused on increasing diversity and inclusion across the scientific enterprise. She received her Ph.D. from Harvard University in Biological and Biomedical Sciences.