Yamilex Acevedo-Sanchez

Course #: 7
Department: Biology
Degree Objective: PhD
Undergraduate Institution(s): University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
Hometown: Salinas, Puerto Rico

Graduate Student Groups/Organizations
BioPals
Biology Diversity Community (BDC)

What do you wish you would have known before deciding on MIT?
How much I was going to miss my country.

Why did you decide to ENROLL at MIT for your graduate school?
I had done MSRP in 2017 and found MIT to be a great place to do research, while also counting with a diverse community committed to change and social good.

Get in touch with Yami!

Email: yacevedo@mit.edu Lab Page