Position title: Veterinary Medical Student, Comparative Biomedical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
Faculty sponsor: Dr. Gillian McLellan
BS 2013, Animal Science, Iowa State University
MS 2015-Present, Comparative Biomedical Sciences Department, UW-Madison, Madison WI
Sara A. Adelman has worked in laboratories conducting vision sciences related research since her undergraduate studies, as an SVM summer research scholar in Dr. McLellan’s glaucoma pathophysiology lab and now in graduate school. She is pursuing a Masters degree during a year’s mentored research as a veterinary student, mapping patterns of retinal ganglion cell loss in an animal model of glaucoma.