Judith Sokei

School of Medicine: Cancer Biology, (PhD)
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    Global Scholars Program
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Judith is a multiple award-winning pharmacist and molecular biotechnologist with a strong interest in oncology. She is currently undertaking her doctoral studies in Cancer Biology at the Washington University in St. Louis. Her passion for science cuts across basic science research and improving access to quality healthcare for patients with low socio-economic backgrounds. She is passionate about developing new, improved, and individualized cancer therapeutics and ensuring that these cutting-edge discoveries are made accessible to all, especially the under-served communities. Asides from her interests in healthcare and clinical research, Judith is also involved in mentorship and career advisory for college undergraduates and young graduates. She is a proud Nigerian and loves to sing and travel.