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Feb 28, 2020
9:00 AM
Thesis Seminar: Effector Functions and Evasive Tactics: Mechanisms of Protection Induced by a Single Cycle HSV-2 Candidate Vaccine Deleted in Glycoprotein D
Clare Burn Aschner
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall

 

Mar 16, 2020
9:00 AM
24th Annual Julius Marmur Symposium
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

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Recent Student Fellowships

Einstein Ph.D. and MD-PhD students have a long history of successfully applying for and receiving NIH Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (e.g., F30, F31). Below are recent students who have received an Individual Predoctoral Fellowship award.

2019

Gulfo_Michelle-Fellowship

MICHELLE GULFO

Project Title: ASSESSING DOPAMINERGIC MODULATION OF AN ASSOCIATIVE CIRCUIT WITHIN THE DENTATE GYRUS

Funding: F31 (NIMH)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Pablo Castillo
Department of Neuroscience



 

 
Moore_Jamie-Fellowship

JAMIE MOORE

Project Title: UNRAVELING MECHANISMS OF PLASMACYTOID DENDRITIC CELL PRIMING BY CD169+ MACROPHAGES IN SEVERE MURINE MALARIA

Funding: F31 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Gregoire Lauvau
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 
Trivedi_Meera-Fellowship

MEERA TRIVEDI

Project Title: CHARACTERIZING NOVEL REGULATIONS OF DENDRITIC TILING IN C. ELEGANS

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Hannes Buelow
Department of Neuroscience



 

 
Spitz_Adam-Fellowship

ADAM SPITZ

Project Title: DIRECT SMALL MOLECULE ACTIVATION OF PRO-APOPTOTIC BAK

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Evripidis Gavathiotis
Department of Biochemistry



 

2018

Andrea-Lopez-Arroyo-Fellowship

ANDREA LOPEZ-ARROYO

Project Title: SYNERGISTIC CO-TARGETING OF PRO-APOPTOTIC BAX AND ANTI-APOPTOTIC BCL-XL IN CANCER

Funding: F31 (NCI)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Evripidis Gavathiotis
Department of Biochemistry



 

 
Hayden-Hatch-Fellowship

HAYDEN HATCH

Project Title: TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION, NEURONAL DEVELOPMENT, AND FUNCTION OF THE MUSHROOM BODY IN A DROSOPHILA MODEL OF INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Julie Secombe
Department of Genetics



 

 

Erik-Hasenoehrl-Fellowship

ERIK HASENOEHRL

Project Title: TARGETING TERMINAL RESPIRATORY OXIDATION IN MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS: A NOVEL INVESTIGATION OF CYTOCHROME BD OXIDASE FUNCTION

Funding: F30 (NIAID)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. William Jacobs, Jr.
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Vanessa-Almonte-Fellowship

VANESSA ALMONTE

Project Title: ROLE OF COLONY STIMULATING FACTOR 1 RECEPTOR (CSF1R) IN GRAFT VASCULAR DISEASE

Funding: F31 (NHLBI)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Nicholas Sibinga
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology



 

 

Niloy-Iqbal-Fellowship

NILOY IQBAL

Project Title: TUMOR SUPPRESSOR PRB IS A NOVEL TARGET FOR HYPOTHALAMIC INHIBITION OF DIET INDUCED OBESITY

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Liang Zhu
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology



 

 

Joshua-Mayoral-Fellowship

JOSHUA MAYORAL

Project Title: SECRETED EFFECTORS OF TOXOPLASMA GONDII BRADYZOITES

Funding: F30 (NIAID)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Louis Weiss
Department of Pathology



 

 

Peter-John-Fellowship

PETER JOHN

Project Title: B7X IN CANCER: MECHANISMS AND THERAPIES

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Xingxing Zang
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Yvett-Sosa-Fellowship

YVETT SOSA

Project Title: CHARACTERIZING AND TARGETING MALARIA PARASITE PURINE UPTAKE PATHWAYS TO GENERATE NOVEL ANTIMALARIAL DRUGS

Funding: F31 (NIAID)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Myles Akabas
Department of Physiology and Biophysics



 

 

Richard-Piszczatowski-Fellowship

RICHARD PISZCZATOWSKI

Project Title: INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF NOL3 IN NORMAL AND MALIGNANT HEMATOPOIESIS

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulirich Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Kristin-Palarz-Fellowship

KRISTIN PALARZ

Project Title: SEROTONINERGIC MODULATION OF CEREBELLAR CIRCUITRY

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Kamran Khodakhah
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

2017

David-Ajasin-Fellowship

DAVID AJASIN

Project Title: INTERPLAY OF HOST FACTORS THAT MODULATE HIV-1 RELEASE AND REPLICATION FITNESS

Funding: F31 (NIAID)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Vinayaka Prasad
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Hannah-Monday-Fellowship

HANNAH MONDAY

Project Title: LOCAL PROTEIN SYNTHESIS IN PRESYNAPTIC PLASTICITY

Funding: F31 (NIMH)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Pablo Castillo
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Renee-Symonds-Fellowship

RENEE SYMONDS

Project Title: THE NEURAL REPRESENTATION OF SOUND IN COMPLEX AUDITORY ENVIRONMENTS

Funding: F31 (NIDCD)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Elyse Sussman
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Cindy-Reyes-Fellowship

CINDY REYES

Project Title: MESOLIMBIC MECHANISMS OF REINFORCEMENT

Funding: F31 (NIDA)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Saleem Nicola
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Liane-Hunter-Fellowship

LIANE HUNTER

Project Title: IDENTIFYING BIOMARKERS THAT MODIFY OUTCOMES IN SOCCER HEADING

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Michael Lipton
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Maisha-Rahman-Fellowship

MAISHA RAHMAN

Project Title: UNCOVERING THE ROLE OF LEUKOCYTE CELL-DERIVED CHEMOTAXIN 2 (LECT-2) IN DENDRITE MORPHOGENESIS

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Hannes E. Buelow
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Ross-Firestone-Fellowship

ROSS FIRESTONE

Project Title: DESIGNING NOVEL ANTI-CANCER THERAPEUTICS: TARGETING METHIONINE METABOLISM 

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Vern Schramm 
Department of Biochemistry



 

 

Jeetayu-Biswas-Fellowship

JEETAYU BISWAS

Project Title: THE SEQUENCE RECOGNITION, STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF THE IMP FAMILY OF MRNA BINDING PROTEINS

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Robert Singer
Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology



 

 

Justine-Wheat-Fellowship

JUSTIN WHEAT

Project Title: UNCOVERING TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION OF A MASTER HEMATOPOIETIC TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR AT SINGLE MOLECULE RESOLUTION

Funding: F30 (NIGMS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulrich Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 



2016

Samer-Hanna-Fellowship

SAMER HANNA

Project Title: THE ROLE OF TUNNELING NANOTUBES AS A NOVEL MODE OF TUMOR CELL-MACROPHAGE COMMUNICATION

Funding: F99 (NCI)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Dianne Cox
Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology



 

 

Estah-Leah-Bock-Fellowship

ESTAH LEAH BOCK

Project Title: MECHANISTIC STUDY AND GENE TARGETING TO BLOCK HIV ASSEMBLY BY IN-BINDING PROTEIN

Funding: F31 (NIGMS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ganjam Kalpana
Department of Genetics



 

 

Ruth-Anne-Howe-Fellowship

RUTH ANN HOWE

Project Title: CHARACTERIZING THE NOVEL PROTEIN C15ORF65

Funding: F30 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulirch Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Warren_Christopher_Fellowship

CHRISTOPHER WARREN

Project Title: REGULATION OF HISTONE CHAPERONE FUNCTION BY GLUTAMYLATION

Funding: F31 (NIGMS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. David Shechter
Department of Biochemistry



 

 

Ali-Zahalka-Fellowship

ALI ZAHALKA

Project Title: CONTRIBUTIONS OF SYMPATHETIC SIGNALS TO PROSTATE CANCER PROGRESSION

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Paul Frenette
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Cary-Weiss-Fellowship

CARY WEISS

Project Title: MICRORNA-22 AND THE MICRORNA-22/TET2 NETWORK AS REGULATORS OF THE CELL FATE DECISION IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELLS AND IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROME.

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Keisuke Ito
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Sean-Healton-Fellowship

SEAN HEALTON

Project Title: EPIGENETIC ACTIVITY OF NORMAL AND CANCER-ASSOCIATED MUTANT H1 LINKER HISTONES

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Arthur Skoultchi
Department of Cell Biology



 


2015

Nelson-Gil-Fellowship

NELSON GIL

Project Title: THE MOLECULAR BASIS OF RECEPTOR-LIGAND RECOGNITION ON THE IMMUNOLOGICAL SYNAPSE

Funding: F31 (NIGMS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Andras Fiser
Department of Systems and Computational Biology



 

 

Odelya-Hartung-Fellowship

ODELYA HARTUNG

Project Title: THE ROLE OF RBPMS2 IN ESTABLISHING OOCYTE POLARITY

Funding: F30 (NICHD)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Florence Marlow
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology



 

 

Pablo-Lituma-Fellowship

PABLO LITUMA

Project Title: PRESYNAPTIC NMDAR FUNCTION IN THE HIPPOCAMPUS

Funding: F31 (NIMH)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Pablo Castillo
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Marika-Osterbur-Fellowship

MARIKA OSTERBUR

Project Title: EXTRA-CODING FEATURES OF MRNA ARE ESSENTIAL FOR HERG CHANNEL FUNCTION

Funding: F30 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Thomas McDonald
Department of Molecular Biology



 

 

Karin-Skalina-Fellowship

KARIN SKALINA

Project Title: OPTIMIZATION OF NON-ABLATIVE FOCUSED ULTRASOUND THERAPY FOR TUMOR IMMUNITY

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Chandan Guha
Department of Pathology



 

 

Michael-Willcockson-Fellowship

MICHAEL WILLCOCKSON

Project Title: REGULATORS OF THE ERYTHROID TERMINAL DIFFERENTIATION DECISION AND THEIR CONNECTION TO THE CELL CYCLE

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Arthur Skoultchi
Department of Cell Biology



 


2014

Ariel-VItenzon-Fellowship

ARIEL VITENZON

Project Title: DOES A COMMON MECHANISM TRIGGER ATTACKS IN EPISODIC ATAXIA TYPE 2?

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Kamran Khodakhah
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Samantha-Kee-Fellowship

SAMANTHA KEE

Project Title: CEREBELLAR INVOLVEMENT AND ALCOHOL EFFECTS IN A MOUSE MODEL OF MYOCLONUS DYSTONIA

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Kamran Khodakhah
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Kim-Ohaegbulam-Fellowship

KIM OHAEGBULAM

Project Title: TUMOR EXPRESSED B7X ACCELERATES DISEASE AND IS A NOVEL TARGET FOR IMMUNOTHERAPY

Funding: F31 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Xingxing Zang
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Jennifer-Schloss-Fellowship

JENNIFER SCHLOSS

Project Title: USE OF BETA CELL EPITOPES IN PREVENTING TYPE 1 DIABETES IN HUMANIZED MICE

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Teresa DiLorenzo
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Henry-Shikani-Fellowship

HENRY SHIKANI

Project Title: THE ROLE OF TAU IN THE NEUROPATHOLOGY OF CEREBRAL MALARIA

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Mahalia Desuisseaux
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Robert-Stanley-Fellowship

ROBERT STANLEY

Project Title: INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF ARC IN HEMATOPOIESIS AND MYELOPROLIFERATIVE NEOPLASMS

Funding: F30 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulrich Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Onyinyechuku-Uchime-Fellowship

ONYINYECHUKWU UCHIME

Project Title: NOVEL INVESTIGATION OF THE MECHANISM OF BAX MODULATION

Funding: F31 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Evripidis Gavathiotis
Department of Biochemistry



 

 

Einstein Ph.D. and MD-PhD students have a long history of successfully applying for and receiving NIH Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (e.g., F30, F31). Below are recent students who have received an Individual Predoctoral Fellowship award.

2019

Gulfo_Michelle-Fellowship

MICHELLE GULFO

Project Title: ASSESSING DOPAMINERGIC MODULATION OF AN ASSOCIATIVE CIRCUIT WITHIN THE DENTATE GYRUS

Funding: F31 (NIMH)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Pablo Castillo
Department of Neuroscience



 

 
Moore_Jamie-Fellowship

JAMIE MOORE

Project Title: UNRAVELING MECHANISMS OF PLASMACYTOID DENDRITIC CELL PRIMING BY CD169+ MACROPHAGES IN SEVERE MURINE MALARIA

Funding: F31 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Gregoire Lauvau
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 
Trivedi_Meera-Fellowship

MEERA TRIVEDI

Project Title: CHARACTERIZING NOVEL REGULATIONS OF DENDRITIC TILING IN C. ELEGANS

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Hannes Buelow
Department of Neuroscience



 

 
Spitz_Adam-Fellowship

ADAM SPITZ

Project Title: DIRECT SMALL MOLECULE ACTIVATION OF PRO-APOPTOTIC BAK

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Evripidis Gavathiotis
Department of Biochemistry



 

2018

Andrea-Lopez-Arroyo-Fellowship

ANDREA LOPEZ-ARROYO

Project Title: SYNERGISTIC CO-TARGETING OF PRO-APOPTOTIC BAX AND ANTI-APOPTOTIC BCL-XL IN CANCER

Funding: F31 (NCI)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Evripidis Gavathiotis
Department of Biochemistry



 

 
Hayden-Hatch-Fellowship

HAYDEN HATCH

Project Title: TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION, NEURONAL DEVELOPMENT, AND FUNCTION OF THE MUSHROOM BODY IN A DROSOPHILA MODEL OF INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Julie Secombe
Department of Genetics



 

 

Erik-Hasenoehrl-Fellowship

ERIK HASENOEHRL

Project Title: TARGETING TERMINAL RESPIRATORY OXIDATION IN MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS: A NOVEL INVESTIGATION OF CYTOCHROME BD OXIDASE FUNCTION

Funding: F30 (NIAID)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. William Jacobs, Jr.
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Vanessa-Almonte-Fellowship

VANESSA ALMONTE

Project Title: ROLE OF COLONY STIMULATING FACTOR 1 RECEPTOR (CSF1R) IN GRAFT VASCULAR DISEASE

Funding: F31 (NHLBI)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Nicholas Sibinga
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology



 

 

Niloy-Iqbal-Fellowship

NILOY IQBAL

Project Title: TUMOR SUPPRESSOR PRB IS A NOVEL TARGET FOR HYPOTHALAMIC INHIBITION OF DIET INDUCED OBESITY

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Liang Zhu
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology



 

 

Joshua-Mayoral-Fellowship

JOSHUA MAYORAL

Project Title: SECRETED EFFECTORS OF TOXOPLASMA GONDII BRADYZOITES

Funding: F30 (NIAID)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Louis Weiss
Department of Pathology



 

 

Peter-John-Fellowship

PETER JOHN

Project Title: B7X IN CANCER: MECHANISMS AND THERAPIES

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Xingxing Zang
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Yvett-Sosa-Fellowship

YVETT SOSA

Project Title: CHARACTERIZING AND TARGETING MALARIA PARASITE PURINE UPTAKE PATHWAYS TO GENERATE NOVEL ANTIMALARIAL DRUGS

Funding: F31 (NIAID)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Myles Akabas
Department of Physiology and Biophysics



 

 

Richard-Piszczatowski-Fellowship

RICHARD PISZCZATOWSKI

Project Title: INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF NOL3 IN NORMAL AND MALIGNANT HEMATOPOIESIS

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulirich Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Kristin-Palarz-Fellowship

KRISTIN PALARZ

Project Title: SEROTONINERGIC MODULATION OF CEREBELLAR CIRCUITRY

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Kamran Khodakhah
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

2017

David-Ajasin-Fellowship

DAVID AJASIN

Project Title: INTERPLAY OF HOST FACTORS THAT MODULATE HIV-1 RELEASE AND REPLICATION FITNESS

Funding: F31 (NIAID)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Vinayaka Prasad
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Hannah-Monday-Fellowship

HANNAH MONDAY

Project Title: LOCAL PROTEIN SYNTHESIS IN PRESYNAPTIC PLASTICITY

Funding: F31 (NIMH)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Pablo Castillo
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Renee-Symonds-Fellowship

RENEE SYMONDS

Project Title: THE NEURAL REPRESENTATION OF SOUND IN COMPLEX AUDITORY ENVIRONMENTS

Funding: F31 (NIDCD)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Elyse Sussman
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Cindy-Reyes-Fellowship

CINDY REYES

Project Title: MESOLIMBIC MECHANISMS OF REINFORCEMENT

Funding: F31 (NIDA)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Saleem Nicola
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Liane-Hunter-Fellowship

LIANE HUNTER

Project Title: IDENTIFYING BIOMARKERS THAT MODIFY OUTCOMES IN SOCCER HEADING

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Michael Lipton
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Maisha-Rahman-Fellowship

MAISHA RAHMAN

Project Title: UNCOVERING THE ROLE OF LEUKOCYTE CELL-DERIVED CHEMOTAXIN 2 (LECT-2) IN DENDRITE MORPHOGENESIS

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Hannes E. Buelow
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Ross-Firestone-Fellowship

ROSS FIRESTONE

Project Title: DESIGNING NOVEL ANTI-CANCER THERAPEUTICS: TARGETING METHIONINE METABOLISM 

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Vern Schramm 
Department of Biochemistry



 

 

Jeetayu-Biswas-Fellowship

JEETAYU BISWAS

Project Title: THE SEQUENCE RECOGNITION, STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF THE IMP FAMILY OF MRNA BINDING PROTEINS

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Robert Singer
Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology



 

 

Justine-Wheat-Fellowship

JUSTIN WHEAT

Project Title: UNCOVERING TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION OF A MASTER HEMATOPOIETIC TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR AT SINGLE MOLECULE RESOLUTION

Funding: F30 (NIGMS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulrich Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 



2016

Samer-Hanna-Fellowship

SAMER HANNA

Project Title: THE ROLE OF TUNNELING NANOTUBES AS A NOVEL MODE OF TUMOR CELL-MACROPHAGE COMMUNICATION

Funding: F99 (NCI)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Dianne Cox
Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology



 

 

Estah-Leah-Bock-Fellowship

ESTAH LEAH BOCK

Project Title: MECHANISTIC STUDY AND GENE TARGETING TO BLOCK HIV ASSEMBLY BY IN-BINDING PROTEIN

Funding: F31 (NIGMS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ganjam Kalpana
Department of Genetics



 

 

Ruth-Anne-Howe-Fellowship

RUTH ANN HOWE

Project Title: CHARACTERIZING THE NOVEL PROTEIN C15ORF65

Funding: F30 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulirch Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Warren_Christopher_Fellowship

CHRISTOPHER WARREN

Project Title: REGULATION OF HISTONE CHAPERONE FUNCTION BY GLUTAMYLATION

Funding: F31 (NIGMS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. David Shechter
Department of Biochemistry



 

 

Ali-Zahalka-Fellowship

ALI ZAHALKA

Project Title: CONTRIBUTIONS OF SYMPATHETIC SIGNALS TO PROSTATE CANCER PROGRESSION

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Paul Frenette
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Cary-Weiss-Fellowship

CARY WEISS

Project Title: MICRORNA-22 AND THE MICRORNA-22/TET2 NETWORK AS REGULATORS OF THE CELL FATE DECISION IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELLS AND IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROME.

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Keisuke Ito
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Sean-Healton-Fellowship

SEAN HEALTON

Project Title: EPIGENETIC ACTIVITY OF NORMAL AND CANCER-ASSOCIATED MUTANT H1 LINKER HISTONES

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Arthur Skoultchi
Department of Cell Biology



 


2015

Nelson-Gil-Fellowship

NELSON GIL

Project Title: THE MOLECULAR BASIS OF RECEPTOR-LIGAND RECOGNITION ON THE IMMUNOLOGICAL SYNAPSE

Funding: F31 (NIGMS)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Andras Fiser
Department of Systems and Computational Biology



 

 

Odelya-Hartung-Fellowship

ODELYA HARTUNG

Project Title: THE ROLE OF RBPMS2 IN ESTABLISHING OOCYTE POLARITY

Funding: F30 (NICHD)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Florence Marlow
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology



 

 

Pablo-Lituma-Fellowship

PABLO LITUMA

Project Title: PRESYNAPTIC NMDAR FUNCTION IN THE HIPPOCAMPUS

Funding: F31 (NIMH)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Pablo Castillo
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Marika-Osterbur-Fellowship

MARIKA OSTERBUR

Project Title: EXTRA-CODING FEATURES OF MRNA ARE ESSENTIAL FOR HERG CHANNEL FUNCTION

Funding: F30 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Thomas McDonald
Department of Molecular Biology



 

 

Karin-Skalina-Fellowship

KARIN SKALINA

Project Title: OPTIMIZATION OF NON-ABLATIVE FOCUSED ULTRASOUND THERAPY FOR TUMOR IMMUNITY

Funding: F30 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Chandan Guha
Department of Pathology



 

 

Michael-Willcockson-Fellowship

MICHAEL WILLCOCKSON

Project Title: REGULATORS OF THE ERYTHROID TERMINAL DIFFERENTIATION DECISION AND THEIR CONNECTION TO THE CELL CYCLE

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Arthur Skoultchi
Department of Cell Biology



 


2014

Ariel-VItenzon-Fellowship

ARIEL VITENZON

Project Title: DOES A COMMON MECHANISM TRIGGER ATTACKS IN EPISODIC ATAXIA TYPE 2?

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Kamran Khodakhah
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Samantha-Kee-Fellowship

SAMANTHA KEE

Project Title: CEREBELLAR INVOLVEMENT AND ALCOHOL EFFECTS IN A MOUSE MODEL OF MYOCLONUS DYSTONIA

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Kamran Khodakhah
Department of Neuroscience



 

 

Kim-Ohaegbulam-Fellowship

KIM OHAEGBULAM

Project Title: TUMOR EXPRESSED B7X ACCELERATES DISEASE AND IS A NOVEL TARGET FOR IMMUNOTHERAPY

Funding: F31 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Xingxing Zang
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Jennifer-Schloss-Fellowship

JENNIFER SCHLOSS

Project Title: USE OF BETA CELL EPITOPES IN PREVENTING TYPE 1 DIABETES IN HUMANIZED MICE

Funding: F30 (NIDDK)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Teresa DiLorenzo
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Henry-Shikani-Fellowship

HENRY SHIKANI

Project Title: THE ROLE OF TAU IN THE NEUROPATHOLOGY OF CEREBRAL MALARIA

Funding: F31 (NINDS)
PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Mahalia Desuisseaux
Department of Microbiology and Immunology



 

 

Robert-Stanley-Fellowship

ROBERT STANLEY

Project Title: INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF ARC IN HEMATOPOIESIS AND MYELOPROLIFERATIVE NEOPLASMS

Funding: F30 (NHLBI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Ulrich Steidl
Department of Cell Biology



 

 

Onyinyechuku-Uchime-Fellowship

ONYINYECHUKWU UCHIME

Project Title: NOVEL INVESTIGATION OF THE MECHANISM OF BAX MODULATION

Funding: F31 (NCI)
MD-PhD Student
Laboratory of Dr. Evripidis Gavathiotis
Department of Biochemistry



 

 

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