Suraj Palaparty is a third year undergraduate studying Psychobiology. Suraj discovered an interest in Alzheimer’s research while volunteering with the Youth Movement Against Alzheimer’s and began working in the Teplow Lab in June 2017 under the guidance of Dr. Eric Y. Hayden. Suraj is studying the kinetics of amyloid β-protein fibril formation. Suraj most recently worked as an athletic training intern with the UCLA Football team and spends his free time playing intramural sports as a member of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity.