Ryan Heck

Ryan was born and raised in Chippewa Falls, WI. He has a B.S. in biology and chemistry from Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, IN. He then spent a year as a researcher at the University of Minnesota and is now pursuing his Ph.D. at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. Ryan’s current research focus is on post-translational modifications and their role in metabolism and disease. In his free time, he likes to golf and spend time with family and friends.

Articles by Ryan Heck:

Can’t Decide Between Medical School or Graduate School?

For the longest time I just couldn’t decide between medical school and graduate school. I mean come on, being a physician would be great. I could save lives just like they do on TV! But on the other hand, being a biomedical scientist excited me just as much. You can’t tell me you’ve never dreamt…

17 Jul 2017 Personal Development