Lanchi Nguyen

2020-21 Latham Fellow
Education: 
Majoring in Biochemistry

Lanchi is a sophomore from Des Moines, Iowa pursing a Biochemistry (BS) and a minor in psychology on the pre-medicine track.  She is currently working as an undergraduate research assistant for the Anesthesiology department in the Hammond lab, studying the effects of nicotinamide riboside on chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy. She is a volunteer at UIHC and the IC Animal Center and is also a part of Medicus, the Iowa Snowboard and Ski club, and the Waterski and Wakeboard team. She enjoys swimming, reading, eating bacon, playing music, and painting in her free time.