Mentor: Rachel Arey, Ph.D.
Undergraduate major: Neuroscience and Cognitive Science, Linguistics
Undergraduate school: University of Arizona
Research Interests: Molecular mechanisms of learning and memory and age-related cognitive decline
Why did you choose Baylor College of Medicine?
I chose Baylor because of the strong sense of community.
What is your research interest?
Specifically, I am interested in the role of neuropeptides in modulating long-term associative memory in C. elegans.
Why did you choose your mentor?
I greatly appreciate Rachel's approachability and enthusiasm for science!
Did Baylor’s location in the Texas Medical Center enhance your experience?
Baylor's location allows for a great environment for collaboration.
What do you enjoy about living in Houston?
There's always something fun to do!