CVRC Summer Fellowship Highlight


Caitlyn Se

Mentor: Dr. Bo Liu, PhD


Project: Deciphering Rupture of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Caitlyn is a senior majoring in Biology with certificates in Art Studio and Asian American Studies. With her experience as a nursing assistant in the Heart and Vascular Progressive Care Unit, she hopes to become a cardiologist and to continue exploring the social determinants of cardiovascular diseases. The CVRC fellowship provided Caitlyn the opportunity to investigate the mechanisms underlying the rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysm in Dr. Bo Liu’s lab. “I look forward to furthering my biosocial understanding of cardiovascular health as an aspiring physician.”