Karina is a senior at the University of Illinois and is double majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology and Chemistry. She started working at FSHN-PPP and IBRL in May 2019. She is interested in learning about bioprocessing as well as acquiring more experience in lab work and research. After graduating from UIUC, she plans on attending pharmacy school and earning her PharmD. She is excited for this internship to help increase her exposure to different methods and processes of chemical analyses that have applications in and outside of industry.