Katie Partrick is a first-year graduate student in the Huhman lab. She recently graduated from the University of Georgia with a Honors Interdisciplinary Degree focused in Animal Behavior. Her undergraduate research explored maternal weaning strategies in primates, under the direction of Dr. Laurie Reitsema. Her research passion embodies early life experience on brain development and behavior. Katie is involved in mentorship and volunteering at elementary schools to evoke a love for science. You’ll be her best friend if you enjoy hiking, traveling, and adventure.