Dr. Ruebush is a Research Associate at the Center for Translational Research in Aging & Longevity in the Department of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University. She completed her BS and MS in Chemistry at Arizona State University and Texas A&M University, respectively. Her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction, completed in 2012, focused on policy, professional development of high science school teachers, and student science achievement in Texas (dissertation title: Identifying patterns of relationships between professional development and professional culture with Texas high school science teachers and students). Prior to joining the group, Dr. Ruebush worked in the Research Compliance office at TAMU. Dr. Ruebush will be coordinating education efforts for CTRAL and assisting with regulatory compliance.