Sisi He: Student Spotlight and PhD Defense


Sisi He, PhD Candidate in Molecular and Integrative Physiology, will be defending her thesis, “The Impact of Cholesterol and Its Metabolites on the Ovarian Tumor Microenvironment and Cancer Progression” April 6, 2020, at 3:00 p.m.

Sisi is a student in CCIL’s Cancer Scholars for Translational and Applied Research program and the Tissue Microenvironment program. She was also in the 2019 Illini 4000 team, which bikes across the country and supports cancer research and awareness.

Read more about her studies in an interview with us and join her online defense by Zoom.