GSMI Scholar Interviewer
Adriana is a neuroscience PhD candidate at Vanderbilt University researching the neural correlates of multisensory motion perception in non-human primates. Prior to beginning her doctoral studies in 2019, she earned a B.S. in Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester in 2017 and worked as a research assistant at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston for 2 years. At Vanderbilt, Adriana has previously served as the Outreach Committee Chair for the Vanderbilt Brain Institute and is currently their Curriculum Committee Chair. As a dual citizen of Argentina and the USA, Adriana aims to increase the representation of Latino/a and other URM individuals within STEM by improving access to PhD programs.