Marina Santos

Marina Santos

Marina is a 2020 graduate from the University of New Hampshire. With their background in animal science, they are excited to continue their drive into drug addiction behavior as a research assistant. During their undergrad, they worked closely with agricultural...
Michelle Berger

Michelle Berger

Michelle joined the Kumar lab as a research assistant in 2021.  After 20 years of working as a research assistant and data manager in environmental fields ranging from toxicology to climate change to forest ecology, she is returning to her educational roots in animal...
Abed Ghanbari

Abed Ghanbari

As a Scientific Engineer, Abed’s goal is to advance software projects that accelerate development of biological technologies. As a result, his work sits at the intersection of computational biology, neuroscience, data science, and software engineering. He has...
Vihaan Akshaay

Vihaan Akshaay

Vihaan Akshaay is a research intern from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He currently works on applying and improving the use of deep reinforcement learning algorithms to identify mouse behaviors. With the goal of creating robots as intelligent as human...

Yehya Barakat

Yehya is a graduate student at the Kumar lab in the Tufts-JAX neuroscience Ph.D. program. Their background is in pharmacology and behavior and has an interest in uncovering novel drug targets for neuropsychiatric disorders. In their time at the Kumar lab, they hope to...