Ananya Yaganti

Clinical Research Study Assistant

Ananya graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the spring of 2022 with a B.S. in neurobiology and a minor in global health and joined the ALS Clinical Research team in August of 2022. During college, she served on the executive board of the pre-health honor society, Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED), where she helped other pre-health students navigate courses and extracurricular activities. She also worked as a caregiver for the elderly for two years in Madison, Wisconsin at Comfort Keepers where she provided daily living assistance, safety, and companionship for her clients. Ananya is eager to contribute to the advancement of treatments needed to improve the lives of those living with ALS. Outside of work, she enjoys playing the piano and ukulele, trying new food, and traveling.