Post-Baccalaureate IRTA Fellow

Emma McCabe, B.S.

Biographical Summary

Emma McCabe graduated from Elon University in May of 2021 with a B.S. in Exercise Science and minors in biology and neuroscience. In her undergraduate career she led protocols in BrainCARE concussion research, and completed three original research projects focused around nutrition and mental health in student-athlete populations. She joined the HP lab in June of 2021 and is curious about the relationships between lifestyle factors, mental health, cognitive function and AUD. After working at the NIH, Emma intends to pursue her PhD in something that would allow her to explore her research interests further.