Elena is a visiting scholar under the PennPREP post-baccalaureate program. She graduated from at Calumet College of Saint Joseph with a B.S. in Biomedical Science. Elena performed neurodegenerative disease research at Calumet College of Saint Joseph and at the University of Michigan with Peter Todd. She is a first-generation college graduate from Chicago, and wishes to pursue a PhD in the near future. In the past, Elena ran a few Chicago marathons, but now, during her free time, she likes to go on Netflix marathons.







Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania