Lorraine Bermudez Rivera

Lorraine Bermudez Rivera

CTU Clinical Research Assistant
Stephenson Laboratory

Clinical Research Assistant

Lorraine received her B.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Central Florida in 2020. During this time, she was a member of the Burnett Honors College, volunteered as a teaching assistant for courses such as General Microbiology and Quantitative Biological Methods, served as Volunteering Director for the Pre-Medical American Medical Student Association on campus, and was a scholar of the NSF funded T.R.I.P. initiative. As an undergraduate, she conducted cell biology research on protein disulfide isomerase and its involvement in cholera intoxication. Lorraine plans to pursue an M.D., PhD so she can actively address the health disparities present in both the research and the clinical setting. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, exploring Boston, and trying new places to eat.

Education

Valencia College, General A.A.

University of Central Florida, B.S. in Biomedical Sciences