Yanqi is a PhD candidate in Human Nutrition. She is from China. She earned her master’s degree in Health Studies from UA in 2019, and her bachelor’s degree in Nutrition at the University of Missouri in May of 2017. Her research interests focus on using nanoencapsulation technology to improve the stability and bioavailability of dietary bioactive compounds, as well as the pharmacokinetics of nutrients and dietary bioactive compounds in human body.
Hi! My name is Abby Emerson and I am from Anniston, Alabama. This year I am a junior at The University of Alabama. I am currently studying Biology with a minor in Food and Nutrition. I am passionate about nutritional research and exited about working with Dr. Tan and her research team. I plan to attend Medical School in the future after completing my undergraduate degree.