Student Profiles

Name: Huynh, Jimmy
Year you started at ISMMS: 2009
Program: MDPhD      MTA: GGS

 

Why you chose ISMMS?

Mount Sinai offered a collaborative environment that fostered cutting edge translational research. The diverse faculty presented me with numerous options to choose a mentor for my research interests. The invested interest of Mount Sinai in student education.

Lab: Patrizia Casaccia, MD, PhD

Project:

Understanding the role of DNA methylation during oligodendrocyte development, and characterizing the changes that occur in a disease state.

Undergrad institution and major: Johns Hopkins University, Molecular and Cellular Biology

What did you do between college and grad school?

I completed my M.S. degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology at Johns Hopkins University.

What do you like to do outside of school?

NYC has innumerable options for food and I try as much of it as I can.

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