Cori grew up in the Boston area and moved to Maine in high school. She earned a double major in Spanish and physiology/neurobiology at the University of Connecticut, where she also pursued her love for ski racing as a member of the UConn Ski Team. She then worked for two years as a women's health case manager at a community health center in Boston area before attending the University of Vermont for medical school. She did her residency at the Medical University of South Carolina, where she served as chief resident. She is excited to join the neuroimmunology team and to be back in the mountains.