Marcey is a student in the Exercise Science Master’s program. After completing this
degree, she plans to pursue a PhD in Kinesiology and Nutrition. Ultimately, she hopes
to become a research professor and study the implementation of nutrition and exercise
interventions to combat obesity and other illnesses. Marcey chose to work in the WVHL
because her mother suffered pregnancy complications which led to later cardiovascular
Seth is a graduate student in the Exercise Science Department and his research interests
include Women Veterans and the effects of serving in the military on cardiovascular
health. He currently services in the Army Reserves and wants to continue his education
in the field of exercise science.
Kaitlyn is a master's student studying exercise science. She chose to work in the
WVHL because of her interest in women's health. In the future, she hopes to pursue
a PhD studying exercise science in women. In her free time, she enjoys crafting, playing
any type of sport, and hanging with her dogs.
Lohita Kollipara is an ambitious pre-medical student pursuing a Biological Sciences
major at UofSC in the Honors College. She hopes to attend medical school and continue
her focus on women’s and minority focused health, using her clinical and personal
skills that she has gained through the Women’s Vascular Health lab. In her free time
she an avid nap-taker, hiker, and enjoys playing the guitar.
Anna is a junior in the Honors College studying Music Performance-Percussion and Chemistry.
After graduation, she hopes to attend medical school and focus on women’s health and
women’s health research. In her free time, she enjoys reading science fiction, listening
to music, and baking.
At the Honors College at UofSC, Chloe studied Public Health and Spanish and graduated
May 2020. Chloe is currently in medical school at USC School of Medicine Greenville
pursuing a MD degree. She aspires to be a physician who will serve all individuals
with cultural competence and understanding to ensure the highest level of care.
Abby graduated from the South Carolina Honors College in May 2020, There, she studied
Exercise Science with a minor in Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior. Currently,
Abby is working in Chattanooga, TN as an emergency room technician in the Children’s
Hospital at Erlanger Health System. She plans to attend Physician Assistant school
and eventually work in obstetrics and women’s health.
At UofSC Nicole majored in Exercise Science and minored in Medical Humanities and
Spanish before graduating in 2019. Currently, she is working as a tutor and volunteering
with the refugee community outside Atlanta while applying to Master’s of Nursing programs.
During her time at UofSC, Catherine majored in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
and minored in English. She graduated in May 2020 and is now a medical student at
the University of Florida College of Medicine. She is currently undecided about which
specialty she will enter. However, she is partial to Obstetrics and Gynecology to
continue using the skills and knowledge she gained in Dr. Lane-Cordova’s lab!
Shortly after finishing her MS in Exercise Science in December 2020, Paige began the
Physician Assistant Program at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. She
is a lover, helper, and leader that loves to travel to see other cultures outside
of the small-town where she grew up. She believe that hardwork can overcome any obstacle
and dreams are meant to come true.
Erin graduated from UofSC in December 2020 with a Bachelor's degree in Public Health.
She plans to attend medical school to become an osteopathic physician specializing
in obstetrics and gynecology. She valued being a member of the Women’s Vsacular Health
Lab as we seek to discover more about women and the factors affecting our health.
Deja majored in exercise science with a psychology minor. She hopes to pursue a career
in physical therapy after graduating in December 2020. She's so thankful to have had
the opportunity to learn more about women’s and vascular health!
Zoe graduated with an MS in Exercise Science in May 2021. She hopes to attend PA school
in the future.
William is working towards a PhD in molecular biology at the University of Virginia.
At UofSC, he majored in biology with chemistry and business administration minors.
In his free time, he loves fishing, playing guitar, and hanging out with friends.
At UofSC, Brooke graduated with a BSc in Exercise Science with Honors. In August 2021,
she moved to Galway, Ireland for a MA in Rural Futures Planning and Innovation program.
Afterwards she plans to attend medical school and become a rural Family Medicine physician
with obstetrics training.
Olivia graduated from UofSC in May 2021 with a Bachelor's in Public Health. She hopes
to work in health policy and focus on women's health, especially maternity care. In
her free time she loves to travel, sew, go to concerts and work out as she works towards
her personal training certification.
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