Asra Shaik

Asra Shaik
MD/PhD

Dissertation Mentor: Michele Cote, PhD

Research focus:
Genetic and molecular epidemiology of breast cancer
Racial disparities in breast cancer risk and outcome

Grants, Awards, Scholarships:

2018 Susan G. Komen Jon Shevell Young Scientist Travel Scholarship
2017 CDRN Early Career Cancer Health Disparities Research Scholarship Award
2017 - 2018 F31 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Predoctoral Fellows

2017-2018 Komen for the Cure Graduate Training in Disparities Research Program Fellowship
2017 AACR Early-career Hill Day representative

2016-2017 Komen for the Cure Graduate Training in Disparities Research Program Fellowship
2016 AACR-Genentech Scholar-in-Training Award
2016 AACR Integrative Molecular Epidemiology Workshop

2015-2016 Komen for the Cure Graduate Training in Disparities Research Program Fellowship
2012-2013 WSU-SOM Rumble Fellowship
2011-2012 WSU-SOM Medical Student Research Scholarship
2011-2012 WSU-SOM Board of Governors Full Tuition Scholarship

Education:
Michigan State University, BS in Physiology and Economics

Hometown:
Novi, MI