B.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California, 2014
Admission year: 2014
Advisor: Lonnie Shea
Current project: Using biomaterial scaffolds and gene therapy to regenerate and reconnect the fine motor control circuitry in a mouse model of spinal cord injury.
Other interests: Stem cells, development, tissue engineering therapeutics, neurobiology of regeneration
Teaching experience: Graduate Student Instructor for NS614/615/616, Lecturer for M2 Reproductive Biology (Yirgalem, Ethiopia)
Honors, grants & awards: Rackham Merit FellowshipNational Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
Service & leadership: Go to my LinkedIn for more information: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessica-chen-65061869/
Career Goals: Academia
Hobbies: Science all day every day.