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Laura Magaña

EDUCATION

M.P.H. in Maternal and Child Health at The George Washington University, DC 2014
B.Sc. in BioResource Research at Oregon State University, Oregon 2011

ADVISOR

Luoping Zhang and Martyn Smith

RESEARCH

My main scientific interests lie in the areas related to the toxicity and carcinogenicity of formaldehyde, a ubiquitous environmental contaminant, through innovative modeling systems.

WHY I CHOSE THE BERKELEY EHS PROGRAM

Berkeley’s EHS Program enables student success by fostering exceptional research collaborations, mentoring by exceptional faculty, and community engagement.

PERSONAL INTERESTS

A little bit of everything ranging from reading Chicana history, FaceTiming with my dog Hércules, spending time with my family and friends, and observing the Golden Gate Bridge from LKS.