Xiaotian Liao is a third-year student pursuing a double major in Natural Sciences and Computational Sciences. Originally from Chengdu, China, she aspires to become a physician-scientist, so she can facilitate important problem-solving conversations between people in different fields.
To develop her analytical skills and understand healthcare on a universal level, Xiaotian completed a research internship in bioinformatics at Novartis and has taken it upon herself to learn about healthcare in each of the Minerva cities. Currently, she is conducting research in the immunology lab at Hanyang University in Seoul. Xiaotian joined the Class of 2019 to gain an interdisciplinary education that teaches her the skills needed for the evolving field of medicine.