Jeffrey Petigrow, BBA

Research Technician

Education and Training:

  • Undergraduate

    • BBA, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan 2012

  • Post-Baccalaureate ​​Premedical Program 

    • Johns Hopkins University ​2019

  • Subsequent position​​

    • Medical student at the University of Pittsburgh

Previous Positions:

  • Associate Broker in Catastrophic Corporate Property Insurance 

    • CRC Swett (Subsidiary of BB&T Bank)

Research Interests:

Hereditary neuromuscular disease, SMA, neuron/axon degeneration, rare diseases, neurotherapeutics, and drug development and approval process.

Current Projects:

  • How Neuregulin1 Type III upregulation and inhibiting Sarm1 affects longevity and degeneration of motor neuron axons in SMA mouse model

Hobbies

  • Running, Wrestling, and Hiking

Contact:

jeffrey.petigrow@pitt.edu