Graduate Student Sadiya Ahmad smiling for her staff photo.



Sadiya Ahmad

Graduate Research Assistant

Personal Statement:

Sadiya Ahmad is a graduate student in the Integrated Biomedical Sciences Program at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. After she graduated summa cum laude from the University of Texas Pan American, she joined Teach For America and taught high school science in the Rio Grande Valley for two years. Currently, she is investigating the molecular mechanisms that contribute to cognitive decline after stroke or traumatic brain injury.