Dr. Chris West
Faculty of Medicine Graduate Award
Alissa completed her BSc in 2022 at UBC Okanagan, majoring in Medical and Molecular Biology with a minor in Psychology. Outside of academics, she enjoys volunteering in the community, knitting, and crocheting
Alissa’s research is focused on exploring the neurophysiological mechanisms that govern the cardiovascular system, with an emphasis on understanding how injury to the spinal cord can affect these mechanisms.