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Casey Nichols (they/them)

Jeff Rathmell Lab, G1

Email: casey(dot)m(dot)nichols(at)vanderbilt(dot)edu (substitute symbols where appropriate)

Graduate Program: Molecular Pathology & Immunology

Hometown: Iowa

Undergraduate Institution: St. Louis University

Research Interests: I am broadly interested in pregnancy immunology, including maternal-fetal tolerance, immunological mechanisms of prematurity, and how antenatal inflammation may lead to changes in postnatal immune development. My undergraduate research focused on the effects of chorioamnionitis on neonatal immune development.

MSTP Leadership: ADI Council (current)

Hobbies and Interests: Taking care of my plants, baking bread, running, reading, thrifting, and hanging out with friends