Fatima MardasCTU Clinical Research Assistant
Yonekura Collier Laboratory
Fatima graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a BS in Neuroscience and Psychology. During her undergrad, she was involved in a few psychology labs studying the effects of alcohol and sleep deprivation on behavior. In her senior thesis, she focused on maternal immune response and the neurological effects on the fetus. After graduation she volunteered in an addiction research lab at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
In the future, she plans to pursue and M.D. degree because she is interested in working in a clinical setting with patients. In her free time she loves to do puzzles, escape rooms and mostly anything involving her friends, she also loves to travel.
University of Pittsburgh, B.S. in Neuroscience and Psychology