Dr. Sippel is a diversely trained scientist with expertise in cancer biology and immunology. She received her PhD in Cancer Biology from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical campus and has completed two postdocs, one at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and one at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. Her research has focused on how the immune system promotes cancer progression and metastasis in a variety of cancer types. She has experience in various lab settings, from basic science to highly translational research. She also has extensive teaching experience, including developing curriculum for undergraduate courses. She enjoys writing for all types of audiences, from layman to science professionals.