Lara is a 4th year medical student at the Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität in Munich, Germany. Funded by LMU’s FöFoLe program, she joined the research group cBRAIN as a dissertation candidate in 2020. Her main research focus lies on sex differences in the brain structure after sport-related concussion. She will be involved in analyzing diffusion tensor imaging and investigating the effects of hormones on the outcome and recovery of concussed college athletes. She is looking forward to spending a research semester at PNL, HMS in 2021.