Erika L. Moen

Erika L. Moen ( is a fourth-year National Merit Scholar from Vermillion, South Dakota pursuing a dual degree in Chemistry & Biochemistry and Communication. She has been involved in PHD since Spring 2019, serving as a consultant for the Mental Health project and as a Team Leader for the Skin Care and Reproductive Health projects.

In addition to serving as a Team Lead for Public Health Discussions, she serves on the executive boards for The Honors Undergraduate Research Journal and the Undergraduate Communication Association and as the Student Coordinator for the LGBTQ+ Mentorship Program. She also conducts research on treatments for antibiotic resistant infections and has co-authored articles published in ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters, ChemMedChem, Biomacromolecules, and Biochemistry.