Bianca Davoodian graduated with honors from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in Psychology.  As a researcher at UCSF and Stanford, she has presented her research at conferences both regionally and internationally.  Her current research project in Dr. Ellen Langer’s Mindfulness Lab at Harvard University explores the connection between the mind and the body as it is related to health.

Bianca has taught at UC Berkeley, Stanford University and most recently at Harvard University as a Teaching Fellow in social psychology.

She is a City Commissioner in her hometown of Turlock, California and is planning to pursue a doctorate in psychology with a primary area of interest in the clinical aspects of health psychology, specifically in eating disorders, body image and mindfulness.