Bio


Jo Ann Efobi graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Neuroscience from Northwestern University. As an undergraduate, she performed research on child development and supported survivors of torture in receiving primary care by serving as a French translator and social work volunteer among other activities. She is interested in cardiovascular and brain research and currently works on research investigating tissue engineering-based treatments for myocardial infarcts.

Honors & Awards


  • Phi Beta Kappa, Northwestern Chapter (2017)

Education & Certifications


  • Bachelors, Northwestern University, Neuroscience (French minor)