Duy Phuong Hua is the chair of the organizing committee, and is a graduate student in Dr. Carol Post’s lab in the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, where she uses molecular dynamics simulations to study the sampling of protein structures. You can learn more about her work here, where she was recently published! Duy grew up in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam, and moved to the United States in 2006. She received her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the Ohio Wesleyan University. Duy is a voracious reader, endurance runner, and loves to cook dishes from all around the world.