Simran was born in India and moved to Sacramento at the age of ten. She received her bachelor’s degree in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior (NPB) from University of California, Davis. Since joining the lab as an undergraduate, Simran has assisted on projects to understand the role of miRNAs in neuronal development. In addition to the many joys of research, Simran enjoys reading, hiking, and watching TV. In the very near future, some of the top-notch medical school programs will be fighting to recruit her.