Zakiya Qualls

Zakiya Qualls


Aug 2007 - Present

Bachelor of Science

Howard University

Cum Laude

  • Legacy (full tuition) Scholarship Recipient
  • Dean's List: 2007-2010 academic years 
  • The Dr. Sunday A. Adesuyi Organic Chemistry Award

Work experience

Work experience
Oct 2009 - Present

COR/NIMH Undergraduate Researcher

Howard University College of Medicine

Under the lab of Dr. Tizabi of the Department of Pharmacology.  Learning techniques in cell culture by using SH-SY5Y cells.

May 2008 - Aug 2008

The Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research

National Institutes of Health

Conducted research on the molecular chaperone ClpB with the National Cancer Institute in the lab of Sue Wickner.