Kelly Hewes

kelly-hewesGraduate Student

Email: khewes3@illinois.edu
Lab Phone: 217-300-1464

Kelly Hewes is a student in the Medical Scholars Program and is pursuing her Ph.D. with the Neuroscience Program. She received her B.S. in Neuroscience from Trinity University in San Antonio, TX in 2015 where she worked with a non-human primate model of multiple sclerosis. Now, Kelly’s broad research interests are in nutritional neuroscience. More specifically, she is interested in how dietary antioxidants and inflammation may affect cognitive changes that occur during aging.