Graduate Student – Thomas Jefferson University
Current 4th year Neuroscience PhD candidate at Thomas Jefferson University working in the laboratory of Dr. Elena Blanco-Suarez. My project focuses on astrocytic contributions to synaptic plasticity in response to ischemic stroke. I have strong experience in in-vivo small animal work, immunohistochemistry, neuronal/glial cell culture, stereotaxic survival surgeries, molecular cloning, and confocal microscopy. Strong interest in all things glia in neuroscience and science communication and outreach.