Alina Grimaldo

Position title: Undergraduate Research Scholar


About me: I am a first-year student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and I am majoring in Biochemistry and completing my certification in French. My goal is to go to medical school and specialize in pediatrics and/or neurology. I am very interested in clinical research, more specifically in neurological disorders and disease progression.

What motivates me: I am thrilled to hear of new research opportunities that work with new technology and study new discoveries to improve quality of life. I’m motivated to make an impact on the lives of others through hard work, dedication, and collaboration. Additionally, seeing other co-workers/mentors be passionate about their work is motivating to continue pursuing my goals!