Julissa Burgos, 20'
Julissa Burgos was born and raised in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences and a minor in Chemistry. Julissa is currently studying the molecular mechanisms of Vibrio cholerae persistence in its natural environment under the guidance of Dr. Salvador Almagro-Moreno. She plans to obtain her Ph.D. In Microbiology and become a research scientist. She hopes to collaborate with other scientists to aid in controlling outbreaks caused by pathogens.
Salvador Almagro-Moreno, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Microbiology
Summer Research Institution
Kansas State University
Chemistry | Medicine and Health Sciences
Burgos, Julissa, "Julissa Burgos, 20'" (2018). McNair Scholars. 108.