Mahsa Khatibeghdami

Site Director, Amgen Biotech Experience

Mahsa Khatibeghdami is passionate about introducing Biotechnology and the science world to students and providing various opportunities for them to explore their interest in science and technology.

Mahsa has come to LAPF, having served as faculty at Saint Xavier University and the City Colleges of Chicago. Prior to that, she was a Senior Research Scientist at the University of Illinois at Chicago where she had the opportunity to manage laboratories and grants while conducting research in the field of cancer biology.

Mahsa obtained her undergraduate degree from University of Tehran, Iran in Microbiology. Later, she earned her master’s degree in Biotechnology from Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, IL. Since then, she has been sharing her research work by publishing scientific papers in the field of biology.

“Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.” — Aristotle