Monica Moya, Ph.D.

Biomedical Engineer

How to Become A: Biomedical Engineer


Watch Monica Moya, a biomedical research engineer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, share how in her job she uses a 3-D printer to build human-like micro tissues that can be used for testing the effects of new medicines. The most rewarding part of her work is not just getting to build things, but knowing that she is making an positive impact on human health. Her advice to girls is to follow your passion and heart. Because you will spend so much of your time at your job, to really love what you do will make a world of difference.

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