Megan Job (Research Associate, CGND) joined the NYGC in October 2020. Her role consists of assisting all lab members with various roles within their projects. She is a senior neuroscience major at Middlebury College with a minor in Portuguese and Global Health. Megan is originally from Brooklyn, New York and is an alumna of theatre department at LaGuardia High School, so she had a significant change when she first started college. Her medical research interest was sparked when a childhood neighbor contracted and passed away from the swine flu. It influenced her to research diseases from a very young age. Her goal is to receive her MD and specialize in infectious diseases.