Daniela Rakhlina-Powsner

Summer Research Assistant




Daniela is a rising sophomore at Mount Holyoke College majoring in Neuroscience with a Minor in public Health. She has worked as a summer research assistant at the lab in the Child Study Center in the summers of 2012, 2013, and 2014. She has been involved in the evaluation of the fibroblast growth factor transgenic knock out at different time points during development as well as studying the effects of prenatal stress on depression and anxiety. She hopes to go on to medical school.