Foote Fellow: Peyton is our first Foote Fellow. Each term we pick one student with a variety of activities and honors that represents a Foote Fellow in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Peyton Brown, Class of 2018

Biology and Economics


"The Foote Fellow program has given me opportunities that I  never could have imagined when I first came to the University of Miami. I have had the ability to explore numerous passions of mine and taken courses and seminars I wouldn’t have had the chance to otherwise."

Honors, Awards and Memberships Research
  • Member, Phi Delta Epsilon
    • Medical Fraternity
  • Chaplain and Member,  Sigma Phi Epsilon
    • Head of Standards Board
    • Enforces Risk Management
  • University of Miami Foote Fellow
  • Commended National Merit Scholar
  • AP Scholar
  • All American, Swimming
  • All American, Academic
  • Editorial of the Year, The Explorer
  • NOC Scholar Athlete Award

Research Assistant, Miller School of Medicine

Conducting a study on BET bromodomains to determine the link between inflammation and addiction to cocaine.

Activities and Volunteer Experience

Research Editor, Scientifica Magazine
Research Coordinator, UConnect

Editor in Chief of Newsletter, UConnect

Taste of Hudson Volunteer

Hygiene Kits for Homeless Veterans

Masters Swim Meet Timer