Sara leads the Planetary Health Informatics group and the Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics branch of the Musculoskeletal Pharmaco-epidemiology group in NDORMS, which she joined in 2016. She was previously based at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME) in the Biomedical Image Analysis Lab, the Biomedical Signal Processing Lab, and the Computational Health Informatics Lab. Her research spans health, environment, and conservation. She is a National Geographic Early Career Explorer having secured a grant for using machine learning and remote monitoring for tracking plastic pollution from land to sea.