Tiffany Zuñiga

Ph.D. Candidate

Tiffany Zuñiga

Ph.D. Candidate

Tiffany received her B.S. (2015) and M.S. (2018) in Kinesiology and Health Sciences from Virginia Commonwealth University with a concentration/focus in Exercise Physiology. Her previous graduate research focused on the capacity of aerobic exercise to modulate indices of pro-inflammation and oxidative stress. She is now currently a PhD student at the University of Arizona in the School of Nutritional Sciences and Wellness working under the mentorship of Dr. Richard Simpson. Her work to date involves utilizing exercise as an adjuvant to enhance the ex vivo expansion and function of donor-derived cell products utilized in adoptive immunotherapies and understanding the effect of exercise on T-cell clonality and diversity.

Degrees

  • M.S.
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