Mohamed Zahier Elhassan

2022 NeURO Trainee
Symbolic Systems (Neuroscience concentration) and Economics

Mohamed Elhassan is a freshman currently attending Stanford University! Originally born in Khartoum, Sudan, Mohamed moved to the US at a young age and now resides in Laurel, Maryland. Mohamed plans to major in Symbolic Systems with a concentration in neuroscience on the pre-medical pathway. He works as a student research intern at the BRIDGE Lab under the guidance of Dr. Green and the rest of the amazing team. He has a deep love of neuroscience and enjoys making an impact on kids' lives (he is an older brother of three!). Mohamed is also heavily involved on campus with organizations such as Stanford Synapse, the Stanford Black Pre-Medical Organization, the acapella group Everyday People, and more! In his free time, Mohamed enjoys making art, singing, writing poetry, and spending late nights with friends.