Sean Jackewicz is a research student at the University of Georgia who is studying for his degree in Genetics, with the goal of being a medical doctor. Sean’s research in the lab has focused on cancer development and cancer therapies, while his work outside of the lab focuses on the role of genomics in people’s lives. Sean is currently leading the development of a clinical genotyping tool that he hopes will give health practitioners the ability to personalize treatment plans for patients like never before. Sean is also passionate about communicating the upcoming change genetic technology will cause throughout all areas of life. The best way to talk with Sean and follow his journey through healthcare is through his Instagram: @chemical_reacsean
Sean was recently featured in Ep. 47 where he discussed his work with genetics. He is working on an app that allows health practitioners statistical data about the genetic predispositions of their patients.