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Olaedo Onukwubiri
Biochemistry Major
Crofton, MD
Life Sciences Scholars Program

Year: Senior

Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria; now lives in Crofton, Maryland

Major(s)/Minor(s): Biochemistry

Research: Gaining genetic access to developing brain cells through precise injection of Adeno-associated viruses (AAV) vectors into the cerebroventricular spaces of fetal animals, guided by ultrasound.

Activities and Leadership: Vice President of the Pre-Pharmacy Club, The Aafiyah Project, dedicated to addressing health disparities among African Americans

Favorite Class(es): BCHM461-Biochemistry I and Organic Chemistry

In my free time, I enjoy: exploring the vibrant city of D.C. with friends and attending summer concerts with my favorite artists

Coolest thing you have been part of at UMD: spearheading workshops within the Pre-Pharmacy Board, aimed at promoting awareness across various sectors of pharmacy.