Adia Louden (2016-2017)
During the summer of 2015 Monica attended Brown University Summer Research Early Identification Program (SRIEP) The Leadership Alliance. Her poster presentation was “Role of bacterially regulated Vitamin A metabolism in Intestinal Antimicrobial Function.” In 2015 Monica graduated with a Biochemistry degree from Claflin University and is continuing her research as a doctoral student studying Pharmacology at Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania fall of 2016. We salute Monica Thapaliya in all her accomplishments and endeavors. You will hear more about this RISING Star in the future!!!