Izan Chalen

Universidad San Francisco de Quito USFQ

Izan is a molecular biologist currently doing his graduate studies in neuroimmunology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is also an associate junior researcher at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, where he previously obtained a Bachelor of Science degree. Izan is interested in physiology, health, and medical biotechnology. His previous research includes ecological and psychological physiology but also includes studies in immunity and infection. Izan is highly interested in education and generating information for decision makers.