Anita Patel

Admission Year:

B.S. in Physiology and Neurobiology, University of Connecticut, 2011


Admission year: 2014

Advisor: Randy Seeley

Current project: My project focuses on understanding the impacts of feeding, nutrients, and obesity on enteric nervous system function. 

Other interests: Neural underpinnings of obesity, metabolic syndrome and bariatric surgery

Teaching experience: University of Michigan: Animal Physiology Laboratory (BIO 226)

Service & leadership: 

BrainsRule! Coordinator/Volunteer
MYELIN Volunteer
Michigan Science Center & NGP Collaboration Coordinator/Volunteer
    President 2017
    Outreach Co-chair 2015
    Annual Retreat Co-coordinator 2015; 2016
BP-Endure Peer Mentor 2015; 2016
FEMMES Volunteer