Trevon Gordon


Past Affiliation: Undergraduate Research Assistant, Erika A. Taylor, Wesleyan University

Research: As an Amgen Scholar, his research at Columbia Medical Center focused on the use of nanoparticles to selectively deliver small molecules to the hair follicle. Through this work, he discovered that this technology could be applied to develop new tolerance-inducing therapies for autoimmune diseases of the skin. Aside from his expertise, Trévon brings his passion to research through his own experience fighting Alopecia Areata from an early age.

Interests: Trévon is currently a Research Associate at Modern Meadow, a biofabrication company dedicated to creating environmentally conscious bio-materials to replace our destructive and exploitative system of industrial animal agriculture.