Emily Benz

Class of 2018

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Education: BS in Animal Science at Cal Poly
 

Biography

Stem cell research interests Emily because it has opened up so many new opportunities for innovation in the medical field and she sees a potential for life-changing discoveries. She is specifically drawn to orthopedic stem cell research and the fascinating restorative ability of tissues in the musculoskeletal system. After completing this program, she hopes to work in a lab covering all facets of tissue engineering from the individual cell to the final 3D structure.