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Temple University

Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory

Expected Graduation:  May 2024

Current Projects:

  • Research assistant responsible for conducting literature reviews for the Healthy Brains Projects, which aims to analyze the effects of prenatal/early-life trauma on cognitive development.

Future Plans

Following graduation, Aleena plans to attend graduate school and pursue a doctoral degree in neuroscience or psychology.

About Me:

Aleena is a Neuroscience and Psychology double major in the Temple Honors Program. She has always found the workings of the mind fascinating and hopes to find a niche in research or psychiatry that would allow her to explore this interest. Additionally, she is passionate about art and enjoys drawing, painting, multimedia, and digital design. She also loves music, film, and animation. In her free time, she likes to skate, bake, thrift, and explore the city.