Jasira Ziglar is a Clinical Research Assistant for the ACCELERATE Patient Research Study at the University of Pennsylvania. Her responsibilities include requesting medical records and tissue from hospitals, and inputting data into the registry. Jasira is also completing her pre-health studies at the University of Pennsylvania Pre-Health Post Baccalaureate program. Prior to moving to Philadelphia, Jasira graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Minor in Public Policy and Management. Motivated by her interest in healthcare and desire to contribute towards medical research, Jasira joined the team in 2016. She will be applying to medical school this cycle and hopes to matriculate in 2019. Jasira is excited to be working with the CDCN and the Castleman Warriors towards finding a cure!