Year started the Program:
Why did you choose the Cancer Biology Program at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus?
I enjoyed the friendliness of the faculty and students, and the collaborative environment on campus.
In whose labs did you rotate?
I rotated with Raphael Nemenoff, Doug Graham, and Chad Pearson.
Short description of your project:
I study how the interferon-gamma response pathway can be manipulated in NSCLC to increase current response rates to checkpoint inhibitor therapies.
Where did you attend undergraduate school and what was your major/minor?
Tulane University-History & Cell and Molecular Biology
What (if anything) did you do between undergraduate and graduate school?
I worked as a PRA for two years at my undergraduate institution.
Going to the various museums and coffee shops that Denver has to offer.
What is your favorite thing about Colorado?
I enjoy the easy access to hiking and other outdoor activities from Denver.