Hannah James

Position title: Lab Technician

Hannah James headshot.

Current Role

Since December 2020, Hannah assists Dr. Nikodemova in the Immune System Response Study (ISRS) as well as providing administrative and biorepository support.

Hannah’s research interests are focused on the relationship between the gut microbiome and mental health issues, including how medications may alter this association. She also continues her undergraduate research project on the gut-brain-axis using SHOW data.

Past Experience

Prior to being a lab technician, Hannah supported the SHOW program’s admin team as a student employee.


University of Wisconsin – Madison: Bachelor of Science in Anthropology and Biology