Angela Crystal Olvera

Position title: Current TL1 Trainee

**New in 2021** Angela Olvera is pursuing a PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology with a focus on Clinical and Translational Research. She will examine the role of pancreatic intra-islet pracrine signaling in controlling insulin secretion and beta cell mass. Mentor: Dawn Davis, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology).

Olvera was appointed as one of a TL1 Team Science pair with Ashley Scott and her mentor Kristyn Masters.