Ayesha is one of the clinical research coordinators on Dr. Florez’s SUGAR-MGH study. She graduated from Yale University in 2014 with a bachelors in Chemistry, and joined the Florez lab the same summer. Her undergraduate thesis was on the singlets of the glycine riboswitch under the direction of Dr. Karen M. Ruff in Professor Scott Strobel’s lab. Apart from reading fiction, Ayesha enjoys cooking and crafts projects like embroidery etc. She hopes to be trained as a medical scientist in the future.