2017 Hoyas for Science Scholarship Recipients

Mara Bahri

M.S. in Integrative Neuroscience

“The ability to approach novel situations with open communication will foster not only fruitful ideas but also trust.”

Koya Ferrell

M.S. in Physiology, Complementary and Alternative Medicine

“… I hope to bridge the gap between cultural health practices and traditional medical practices and build a stronger trust and understanding of medicine.”

Eduardo Flores

M.S. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

“Diversity fosters different viewpoints or ideas and the ability to have a respectful discussion is a great hallmark of progress.”

Aminah Ghaffar

M.S. in Physiology, Complementary and Alternative Medicine

“I would like to use what I learn in CAM to further investigate herbal remedies and also Native American CAM modalities including cultural practices.”

Kristin Hardy

M.S. in Physiology

“I am excited to strengthen my understanding of the fundamentals of physiology and to also further explore pathophysiology, neurophysiology, and other areas related to medicine.”

Aaleyah Joe

M.S. in Biohazardous Threat Agents

“Finally, the university’s location within the Washington, DC area provides a competitive advantage for individuals transitioning into the federal government workforce.”

Brittany Jones

M.S. in Integrative Neuroscience

“At Georgetown, I hope to gain as much experience as possible so that I can improve my skills and apply to them to my career. “

Auriel Moseley

M.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

“By gaining experience in advanced lab techniques, I want to contribute to the ongoing research and development of new/improved therapies to help those currently suffering.”

Alex Long

M.S. in Biomedical Science Policy and Advocacy

“I couldn’t be more sure that this program wasn’t actually a detour, but exactly the course of education I needed.”

Breon Wise

M.S. in Physiology

“I hope to accomplish a research project during my time at Georgetown, specifically in medicinal plants and/or health disparities in minority communities.”

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