Profile: Laura Barrera-Martinez

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Laura Barrera-Martinez: Biophysics major
Laura earned her Bachelors degree in Biophysics giving her a background in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Computer Science, and Mathematics. By being exposed to research before college (BioQuest Academy), she has had the opportunity to participate in a variety of research projects nationally and internationally. For example, Microbiology, Genetics, Anthropology, Ecology, Neuroimaging, and Chemistry. From these experiences, she has learned to transfer knowledge from one area of science to another, and to be a quick learner.  Her long-term plant is to go to graduate school. She enjoys traveling, learning about different cultures, programming, and reading.