Shushan Sargsian

Shushan received her BS in microbiology and immunology from University of Miami in 2014 where she took advantage of key research opportunites to gain important skills in cell culture and host pathogen interactions. She was also a SURP student at Albert Einstein College of Medicine where she investigated Cerebral Malaria. She matriculated in the NYU graduate program in 2015 and joined the Cadwell Lab in the summer of 2016, where she continues to follow her passion in microbiology. She will investigate intra-microbiome interactions in the context of inflammatory bowel disease.