Loyola University Maryland

Department of Biology

Contact Information

nsf logoDavid Rivers, Ph.D
Department of Biology
Director, Forensic Studies Minor
Donnelly Science, Room 258
Loyola University Maryland

Michael Tangrea, Ph.D.
Director, Clinical Cancer Research
Alvin & Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute
Scientific Director, LifeBridge BioIncubator
Sinai Hospital
LifeBridge Health




Cailin Cruess


Cailin's experiences with Loyola’s biology department, dedicated professors, and her involvement in the Pre-Health Society have prepared her for her medical career

Biology, Chemistry
Marie (the seal) sitting on the edge of the pool at the National Aquarium's rehabilitation center
Beyond the classroom

From the classroom to the coast

A student shares his experience as an intern with the National Aquarium in Baltimore—and how it shaped his academic path and career goals.