Aish Venkatramani

About the Fellow

Aish Venkatramani is currently pursuing a PhD at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology at Cambridge.

Her academic journey began with an undergraduate degree from UC San Diego in Physics and Chemistry, along with a minor in Mathematics. Building upon this, she pursued a Master's degree in BioEngineering at Stanford University. She's had the privilege to be involved in projects at Stanford's Biodesign Center and, where her focus has been on initiatives related to design for extreme affordability, medical technology, and digital health.

Outside of academia, she's ventured into entrepreneurship, with a digital health startup aimed at personalizing medical information for individuals dealing with auto-immune conditions. She enjoys activities in the ocean such as surfing, diving, and swimming. For leisure, she likes writing poems, sharing scientific insights via blogs, thinking of movie ideas, painting and writing comic series.