ARCS® Foundation Atlanta Chapter is honored to present the 2022-2023 Scholar Awards to these outstanding candidates from Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Morehouse College, and the University of Georgia.
Ph.D. Candidate, Biochemistry, Cell and Developmental Biology
Second Year ARCS Scholar
Research interest: the role of bacterial toxin-antitoxin complexes in bacterial survival and their influence on the ability of bacteria to survive stress. Julia seeks to identify the cellular targets of these toxins.
Research interest: The mechanics of the heart, specifically, simulating computationally the mechanical changes in the heart of patients with heart failure to help predict early stages of heart failure.