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Gustavo
Nativio

Cohort 7

Hometown: Cary, NC

Major: Quantitative Biology

Research Interest: Epigenetics



CSS has given me a community of friends and peers to encourage me to be the best I can be.




WHAT DREW YOU TO THE CSS PROGRAM?

I was drawn to the CSS program because I was really excited about getting involved in a career in research, and the mentorship and community offered by CSS sounded like a perfect fit for me.


WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR FAVORITE CSS EXPERIENCE SO FAR?

My favorite CSS experience has to be the trips we went on during the Summer EXCELerator.


HOW HAS CSS SHAPED YOUR CAREER GOALS?

CSS has given me a community of friends and peers to encourage me to be the best I can be. Thanks to the program, I feel more strongly motivated to succeed as a scientist.


WHAT IS YOUR PRIMARY RESEARCH INTEREST?

I am currently working in Dr. Rebecca Fry’s lab in the Gillings School of Public Health working with epigenetics in diverse outbred mice.