Mauricio was an intern in the Amgen Scholars program for the summer of 2023.

Mauricio is a current undergraduate student studying Molecular Biology and is on the pre-medicine track at Colorado College. He joined our lab in the summer of 2023 and is currently working on using single nucleus RNA-seq data from both traumatic brain injury (TBI) mimicked injury in mice and human Alzheimer diseased brains to understand the specific pathways dysregulated in TBI that contribute to Alzheimer disease etiology. Mauricio, a southern Georgia native, enjoys cooking, thrifting, and increasing diversity within the pre-health and science communities.