Natalie Pettirossi is a Clinical Translational Research Coordinator at the Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer’s Center. She graduated from Vassar College in June 2021 with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and a minor concentration in Hispanic Studies. While at Vassar, Natalie worked as an undergraduate research assistant in Dr. Lori Newman’s lab. This work focused on glial cells and astrocyte function in neurodegenerative diseases.
Natalie is excited to work at VMAC before pursing a career in medicine. In her free time, Natalie enjoys reading, exercising and exploring Nashville.