Abdulelah AlHArbi is currently a biomedical engineering sophomore studying at UC Davis. Abdulelah is interested in the field of philosophy, as he is planning on minoring in philosophy. He have participated at research competitions such as the national olympiad for scientific creativity (Ibdaa) and the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). Abdulelah is employed as a research intern at Dr. Kiho Cho’s laboratory at Shriners Hospitals working on retroviruses and repetitive elements and their role in diseases such as Cerebral Palsy. In the future, Abdulelah aspires to continue working on genetic diseases and research in that field to help improve people’s quality of life.