Alumni (Fellow)

Katie Gorick

Olive B. and Franklin C. Mac Krell Jefferson Fellow
Ashburn, Virginia
B.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2015)
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Biomedical Engineering


Katie’s research centers on the use of focused ultrasound to facilitate targeted gene delivery to the blood vessels of the brain in a variety of disease contexts, as well as the development of computational models of brain cell signaling to predict the impacts of gene therapy in different diseases. She defended her PhD in June of 2021 and is now working as a postdoctoral fellow in the Biomedical Engineering department at UVA.

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