Allison hails from Hessmer, Louisiana. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University. She is also a member of the Science Residential College. After her bachelor’s degree, she is planning to obtain DVM degree from LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. Her long term goal is to become an emergency medicine Veterinarian. She came to us with a strong interest in disease-oriented research. Currently, she is overseeing enormously grown mice colony in the lab. She wants to expand her knowledge of the cause of lung diseases, such as Asthma, with focus on various disease-relevant proteins.