Hometown: Bridgewater, MAOther Places Lived: Boston, MA
Undergrad Institution: Northeastern University
What I like best about Boston: Its walkability. I love wandering through the Public Gardens and the esplanade (especially with a coffee and pastry from Tatte in hand).
Extracurricular Activities: dance and HIIT-based group fitness, traveling, baking
Dissertation Project: Identifying and overcoming tumor resistance to CAR T cell therapy. I am studying a novel CAR T cell to overcome antigen loss in multiple myeloma as well as researching tumor intrinsic mechanisms of resistance in glioblastoma.