Bridget Hannon, MS
  • Doctoral Candidate & Graduate Research Assistant in the Division of Nutritional Sciences
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Urbana, IL USA


Bridget Hannon is a doctoral candidate in nutritional sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. She is advised by Dr. Margarita Teran-Garcia and Dr. Naiman Khan. Her research focuses on the role of genetic variation in response to dietary interventions among adults with obesity. Bridget is an alumni of TOS’s inaugural Nerd Night last year, where she presented "When Life Gives You Melons: The Importance of SNPs."