Caitlyn is a first-year student pursuing a bachelors degree in Cell and Molecular Biology, with the intention of double majoring in music concentrated in piano. She received her AA Degree from St. Petersburg College, and is a current member of the Honors College and of the pre-medical fraternity Phi Delta Epsilon here at USF. After graduating, Caitlyn plans on pursuing an MD/PhD, a decision she made after realizing her love for research and passion for wanting to help others. In Dr. Eswara's lab, she hopes to learn more about and understand the world around us in a microscopic and biological setting. In her free time, she enjoys playing the piano, reading, and watching Tampa Bay Lightning games.