MSH Summer Research Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University. 1k for independent research project.
Woodrow Wilson Research Fellow, Johns Hopkins University. Most prestigious
undergraduate research award in the country. 10k research grant over four years to pursue an independent research project. Examining the efficacy of speculative biology as a compelling modality for interdisciplinary dialogue and science communication.
Understandings of deep time: a study in paleoart, Johns Hopkins University. Examining the evolution of paleontological depictions since the 18th century and their relationship with ideological, social, and political conflicts.
Student Researcher, Johns Hopkins University. Examining role of community gardens within Baltimore's social ecology.
Student, Johns Hopkins University. Isolating and identifying bacteriophages. For HHMI’s
Laboratory Intern, Keck School of Medicine. Interned under Dr. Preet M Chaudhary, MD, PhD, Chief of the Jane Anne Nohl Division. Studied CRISPR technology, CAR-T cell therapy, groundbreaking treatments for lymphoma and blood cancers. Cultivated specially modified E.coli, conducted MiniPrep DNA extractions, ran gels.
Student Intern, Keck School of Medicine. Shadowed under Dr. Casey O’Connell, MD, Medical Director for Anticoagulation Services for LAC+USC. Identified malignant blood cells, conducted online and physical research. Managed patient interactions.