SoS 40- Hormones, Bones, and More with Katie Lee

This week on this Sausage of Science, Chris and Cara chat with Katie Lee, a graduate student in anthropology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Katie shares her current work in Poland investigating how physical activity and estrogen interact to affect bone in healthy adult women.

In addition, she talks about her path to anthropology and her various other projects, including sexual harassment and experience in academia. To get in touch with Katie, send her an email at, follow her on twitter @ResourcefulSqrl, or check out her university webpage The code she wrote for fitbit data can also be found at

The Sausage of Science is produced by Cara Ocobock and Chris Lynn, with assistance from Junior Service Fellow Caroline Owens for the Public Relations Committee of the Human Biology Association. The song in the soundbed is “Always Lyin’” by the Morning Shakes.
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