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Undergraduate Student

Short Bio:
Yazen Shihab is a rising senior undergraduate student at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). As a member of the Science and Technology Honors Program, he is working towards a Bachelor’s of Science in Neuroscience with a minor in Philosophy and Chemistry.

Aside from contributing time to the lab, Yazen volunteers with Affinity Hospice and his local Islamic community, is President of UAB’s Youth Movement Against Alzheimer’s, leads recitation classes for General Chemistry students, and is an active member of the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).

Following graduation, Yazen aims to pursue medical school and continue his research with neuroendocrine tumors.

Contact Info:
1824 6th Avenue South WTI 330A, Birmingham AL 35233

Phone: 205-975-8558

Email: yshihab@uab.edu