Nandita graduated from Dartmouth College in 2021 with a B.A. in Neuroscience and a minor in Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies. She completed her neuroscience honors thesis, “Methods Feasibility Study: Measuring the Effects of Amygdala Stimulation on the Pupil” under the supervision of Krzysztof Bujarski, MD, and Kyle Smith, PhD. She joined the Greicius Lab in 2021 to explore the genetics of neurodegenerative diseases, with a specific focus on rare variants that lead to Alzheimer’s Disease. She hopes to build on this research experience and eventually pursue an M.D.