Cameron Haas

Thesis title: Population genetics of sex hormones and their effects on mammographic density in women

Research interests: Cancer prevention; statistical genetics; public health genetics; FELSI of genetics

Plans post-graduation: Postdoctoral fellow under Dr. Meredith Sheils in the Infection and Immunoepidemiology Branch of the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics of the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health

Advice for students: Be open to changing course, sometimes your original destination wasn’t where you were meant to be.

Favorite memory: We did a hike to Lake 22 at the beginning of the year. It was the first time I was surrounded by other people with such similar interests professionally and personally. I loved being out in nature with a bunch of other nerds.