Kathy is an undergraduate student majoring in Biochemistry and Cell Biology (International Research Enrichment) at HKUST. She is an aspiring scientist driven by curiosity and is fascinated by the power of nature. She currently supports research in laboratories focusing on cancer and Alzheimer’s disease, anticipating the day when illnesses are tackled and mankind can eventually get rid of the suffering and torture. She also dreams of a world in which kids are offered adequate opportunities to reach their fullest potential regardless of their socio-economic status. Devoted to the betterment of the local education system, she has participated in a multitude of projects and is now working on a research project for Teach4HK.