Marian Yurchishin

San Antonio, Texas

Where were your previous studies?

  • BS, University of Alabama, Exercise Science
  • MS, University of Alabama, Human Nutrition

Why have you chosen to pursue a PhD?

I enjoy the process of understanding the “why” questions that we don’t have answers for yet, and discovering new information that could benefit the population.

What are your general research interests?

Metabolism, obesity, and diabetes.

Any special interests, hobbies, or fun facts?

Working out, cooking new recipes or trying new food restaurants, and video games. Trying to become a plant mother.