LaShawn Murray (she/her), MS, BHSc, is pursuing her PhD in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Toronto. LaShawn’s research leverages human factors engineering to investigate the implementation of artificial intelligence in primary care to advance health equity for marginalized populations. Through this work, LaShawn places an intentional focus on the health and well-being of Black communities. Prior to attending the University of Toronto, LaShawn completed her master’s degree in Health Informatics at DePaul University in Chicago. LaShawn also holds a Bachelor of Health Sciences from the University of Western Ontario.