Jazmin Desireth Reyes Martinez, Research Pathways in Advanced Therapeutics MSc
Jazmin Desireth Reyes Martinez is studying a Research pathways in Advanced Therapeutics MSc at UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.
1. Why did you choose to apply to this programme?
As a Pharmaceutical engineer I wanted to expand my knowledge about Advanced Therapeutics and Novel therapies also I thought it was a great opportunity to improve my lab skills.
2. What have you enjoyed most about the programme so far?
What we are learning is truly the most advanced research and each subject is taught from a researcher directly involved in the topic. The examples provided in classes are investigations that are being done in the real world, this allows you to learn about the new developments, its improvements, its limitations, and the new opportunities. The program is not limited to the IoO you have the opportunity to learn and take classes in other UCL departments. Finally, UCL sense of community, you really feel part of a worldwide community.
3. What are your future career goals?
I want to start a career in research, maybe next step is to study a PhD.
4. What would be your top tip for incoming students?
Be organized during your whole process, it would be easier for you to get most of the experience and be curious, don’t be afraid of asking.