Thea Belanger-Polak
Supervisor: Dr. Tami Martino

Academic Background:
Gr 11 at University of Toronto Schools

Research Interests:
Forensic Biology, specifically the analysis of DNA evidence using PCR amplification, which is then followed by sequencing to obtain DNA profiles for further usage (eg; to compare to the suspect's DNA)

Conferences Attended:
Genetic Update Conferences (2012-2013), Sam Rhine
"Molecular Lego with DNA: Building Structures for Medicine and Materials Science" (2012), Professor Hanadi Sleiman

Other Tidbits:
Interests: tutoring, programming, dog walking
Sports: swimming, karate