My path to graduate school: medicine vs. research

After leaving the California Institute of Technology with a BS degree in biology, I took a relaxed summer in preparation for what is going to be the next 5, 6, or maybe even 7 years of my life – graduate …

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Research: not a job, but a lifestyle

You grow up learning about the different career choices that you can have. There’s the usual – fireman, police officer, or doctor. You don’t expect to hear about the researcher.

As a kid, I watched my parents do the typical …

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