Splash Biography

MAHRUKH SHAHID, Yale Senior studying Molecular Biology

Major: MCDB

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2018

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Past Classes

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H3234: What makes a good preschool education? in Splash Spring 18 (Apr. 07, 2018)
Students will discuss their own preschool experiences: what worked for them and what didn't. They will also learn about conceptual frameworks behind how early childhood education is designed.

S3004: Recent Developments in Cancer Therapy in Splash Fall 17 (Nov. 11, 2017)
Oncology is largest growing sector of the pharmaceutical industry and the majority of newly launched/pipeline drugs target cancer. There is a lot of new activity in the field of cancer therapeutics including checkpoint inhibitors, CAR T cell therapy, and tumor agnostic treatment approaches. Learn more about the challenges specific to the development of these new paradigms for treatment and their potential for the future. We will also look behind the curtain at the motivations of pharmaceutical companies and the ways in which they design their strategy.