Pakeeza Akram is getting her doctorate in computer science at the University of Delaware. She is interested in bio-informatics and has done lab work at KRL Islamabad focused on molecular biology. She has also worked on projects focused on microbiology, human genetics and cancer genetics, along with computer science projects on image processing and programming.
“Never get disappointed and never think you are a failure. There will always be hard times, but remember the hard times will make you a better person. That is what I tell myself every day.”