Aaron Raju: HHMI Fellow

As a aryoung child, Aaron had a strong interest in science. What sparked his interest was a trip to the local hospital where he became fascinated by the precision and usefulness of modern day medicine and knew that he wanted to take part in advancing science and medicine through research. In the future, he plans to obtain an MD/PhD, focusing on immunology. Aaron has had diabetes affect his life and it is hisĀ goal to put forth the time and effort into research for a cure.

Aaron received a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellowship for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Hometown: Tampa, Florida
Major: Biochemistry
Expected Semester of Graduation: Spring 2018