Arjun is a senior at UGA studying Applied Biotechnology and Psychology. After graduating he intends to pursue management and strategy consulting within the healthcare and public health sectors. Arjun is passionate about translational research and enjoys applying his current knowledge base to solve real-world challenges in innovative and creative ways. Since freshman year, he has worked with Dr. Tripp in the Department of Infectious Diseases and Dr. Kvitko in the Department of Plant Pathology. After being selected to the highly prestigious summer research program at the MD Anderson Cancer Research Institute in Texas, he is now remotely working with Dr. Peterson in the Behavioral Sciences Department at MDA. He has also been the recipient of numerous accolades, including the Outstanding Junior in Applied Biotechnology Award, CAES Global Citizen Award, and the Presidential Scholar Award. Outside of school, Arjun enjoys spending time with friends, going to the gym, and exploring new places.