Vania worked in the lab developing new biological applications for Inscopix technology. She received her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Brown University and the NIH Graduate Partnerships Program in 2013, where she conducted in vivo two-photon imaging in murine cortex. She received her B.S. from the Penn State Schreyer Honors College, where she studied Microbiology. Vania is a lifelong writer and artist, and has a passion for communicating about science in her free time.