Sai Nikita Tummala

2015-16 Latham Fellow
Education: 
Majoring in Business Administration

Born in India, Sai Nikita moved to America when she was ten years old. Sai Nikita is a sophomore at the University of Iowa. She wants to get a degree in Business Administration with a focus on Finance and she is also on the pre-med track. She works in Dr. Dale Abel’s lab as a research assistant focusing on diabetes and its relationship to heart disease. Through the Latham program, she hopes to convey the importance of science in solving some of the world’s biggest problems.