Flora Naylor is a research assistant for the Science and Technology Policy Program. She works with the fellows and affiliated scholars to bridge the gap between science, policy and the public. She is currently assisting fellow Kirstin Matthews on a project exploring the marketplace for unproven stem cell-based interventions.
Prior to joining the Baker Institute, Naylor was a student project partner with Houston-in-Action, analyzing the impact of COVID-19 on 2020 Census response rates in historically undercounted Houston communities. She was also a Loewernstern Fellow and a research intern at Baylor College of Medicine's Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy.
Naylor holds a bachelor's degree in Asian studies and social policy analysis from Rice University.