Natalie Binczewski is an Assistant Health Scientist at Cardno ChemRisk’s Orange County office. She graduated from the University of Southern California with a BS in Biochemistry in 2019. At USC she worked on projects to further a structure-based drug design effort. She used various computational modeling methods such as 3D ligand editing, substructure searching, and QSAR to predict the binding affinities of lead-like compounds to proteins. Her primary areas of expertise include biochemistry, toxicology, and computational modeling. Currently, Ms. Binczewski is responsible for providing litigation support and toxicological analysis.


  • BS, Biochemistry, University of Southern California 2019

Most Recent Awards/Professional Honors

  • Provost’s Research Fellowship, Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
  • Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) Undergraduate Researcher Award, 2018-2019
  • Trudi Berwin Student Support Fund Recipient, 2017, 2018