Emma recently graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Microbiology and Immunology where she did a research project on novel therapeutics for cutaneous leishmaniasis. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Medicine at the Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montréal focusing on translational research. She wishes to use molecular biology tools in clinical settings to provide personalized medicine to patients and develop better diagnostic methods.