Vice President of Education and Events
Jeanne is a 4th year Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at MD Anderson UTHealth GSBS. She is in the Neuroscience Program working on her thesis investigating the relationship between adenosine and hearing loss. She believes that understanding this relationship with a molecular signaling perspective will contribute to developing alternative therapeutic strategies for a very common disability. Outside of lab, she founded the Association of Science Communication organization and served as the External Relations VP last year. Jeanne received a BS in Biology at the University of St. Thomas – Houston. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, trying restaurants, watching anime, and playing video games.