Life at Wittenberg
Graduation Year: 2010
Major: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Minor: Computational Science
Department Activities: I had 2 internships. One where I did computational research on esophageal adenocarcinoma (cancer) at the University of Michigan and the second where I worked for the National Cancer Institute in Frederick MD doing computational research on the genetics of cancer.
Most Helpful Courses: For my career choice the most beneficial classes were Comp 260 and Statistics. However I really enjoyed all of the classes that I took with Parker.
Graduation Year: 2016
School: Uniformed Services University
Degree: PhD in Emerging Infectious Diseases
First Job and Current Job: I’m rotating in labs, but because I’m in a PhD program I’m getting paid for the lab work that I’m doing. So far I’ve worked on viral oncogenesis and anthrax.
Marital status: Single
Email: Rebecca.atkins AT usuhs.mil
Currently Living in: Bethesda, MD Updated 10/21/10