Justin is a Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics (CXPT) PhD student in the Mangul Lab. He graduated from UC Santa Barbara with his BS in Pharmacology and MA in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology with Emphasis in Biotechnology, authoring publications on Measles virus-host interactions. Prior to starting his PhD studies, he was a Research Scientist II at Curia in Thousand Oaks, CA, working on vaccine stabilization and formulation development. In the Mangul Lab, he aims to use omics data and bioinformatic tools to accelerate the boundaries of pharmaceutical development. As a science communicator, nature enthusiast, and global health activist, he enjoys spending time outdoors with friends and friendly people — such as yourself.