Aya Hammad

Medical student, University of York

About Aya Hammad

I'm a medical student at the University of York interested in immunology, public health, as well as education and leadership within health care! My research project is about understanding how mutations in immune cells impact a certain group of rare bone marrow disorders (MPNs) that can lead to cancer.

I am a/an:

Undergraduate Scholar

Area of Expertise

Biomedical Sciences Medicine

Research Topic

Biological Sciences Biomedical Sciences Medical Sciences Medicine

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University of York

I am from:

Egypt United Arab Emirates

I speak:

Arabic English

My hobbies/interests are:

Cooking/Baking Film & TV Hiking/walking Ice skating Meditation Photography Podcasts Reading Travelling Volunteering

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


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Proposal Biomedical Sciences Biological Sciences Health

Understanding Immune cell Dysfunction in MPNs - Research project overview

Hey everyone! Here is an overview and brief outline of my research project for this summer. The title is "Understanding immune cell dysfunction in the Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs)". I will be working in a lab to mainly characterise macrophage populations in various mouse models of MPNs.

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