Since graduating in 2011 Jake Hays has worked as a program director for the scientific non-profit Physicians Scientists & Engineers for Healthy Energy (PSE). PSE is a multidisciplinary organization that generates, organizes, translates, and disseminates evidence-based information on novel energy production techniques such as shale gas development. As the program director of the health-energy nexus Jake has been responsible for reviewing and evaluating of a broad distribution of scientific literature, writing policy statements and commentaries, supervising descriptive epidemiologic studies, lecturing, providing oral and written testimony to the New York State Assembly, organizing conferences, researching various aspects of novel energy production techniques, communicating with a number of scientists around the world, and facilitating a number of other projects focused on energy production, public health, and the environment. Jake lives in Midtown Manhattan and works from Weill Cornell Medical College with a professor of clinical public health. He has plans to begin law school in the fall of 2013 to pursue a career in public interest environmental law and policy.