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Kaitlin McLean

Kaitlin McLean - Undergraduate Student

WEB 3760
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advisor Dr. Orly Alter

Background

I am currently a junior in the Honors College at the University of Utah, as a dual major in Biomedical Physics and Psychology. I intend to apply to medical school and become a physician. I graduated from Highland High, here in Salt Lake City, as valedictorian, in 2014. I received an International Baccalaureate diploma.

Current Responsibilities

I am working with Orly Alter on decomposition of genomics cancer data to identify potential drug targets and predict patient outcomes.

Research Interests

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biomedical Physics/Engineering
  • Cancer Research
  • Imaging