- Project Coordinator for Cancer Predisposition
Samantha joined St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as Project Coordinator in the Division of Cancer Predisposition after spending the previous three years at Mayo Clinic. There she began as a Special Project Associate investigating the mechanisms of neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease in the Neuropathology and Microscopy lab, before serving as Program Coordinator in the Translational Neuropathology lab. Prior to her career at Mayo Clinic, she spent several years at BioStrategies LC as a Research Assistant investigating enzyme replacement therapeutics for lysosomal storage diseases.
As Project Coordinator Samantha supports the division by designing, coordinating, implementing, and providing oversight of division activities and initiatives. Samantha serves as a liaison with other members of the department and collaborators to ensure coordination and success of various projects.