Hometown: Freeport, NY
Undergraduate Education: Bachelor’s of Engineering at Stony Brook University
Major & Year: Biomedical Engineering, 2nd year graduate student
Research: Currently working at RPCI, characterizing the uptake and retention of hyaluronan-labelled gadolinium in pericardium tissue with the use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for downstream applications.
Clubs & Organizations: I am involved with LSAMP, STEMINISM and BME GSA.
Fun Fact: I recently started reading comic books!
Why I joined WiSE: It is important to me to encourage and support women in STEM to help them realize and affirm that STEM disciplines are not subject to one demographic but are available for all to learn and explore.
Committee: Outreach! And looking to get involved with others 🙂