First Year

Bana Abolibdeh

PhD program: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Lab: Dorrance


Research: Coming soon!

Taylor Fiolek

PhD program: Chemistry

Lab: Tepe


Research: Coming soon!

Bronson Gregory

PhD program: Physiology

Lab: Cox


Research: Coming soon!

Chauncey Splichal

PhD program: Chemical Engineering

Lab: Walton/Chan


Research: Coming soon!

Second Year

Picture of Kevin Chen Kevin Chen

PhD program: Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Lab: Walton/Chan

Research: Increasing the Homogeneity of Neural Stem Cell Differentiation via Treatment with Small Molecules in Conjunction with CRISPR-mediated Gene Editing to Increase the Efficacy of Parkinson’s Disease Cell Regeneration Therapies


Picture of Shelby DeChow, SmilingShelby DeChow

PhD program: Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Lab: Abramovitch

Research: Understanding the genetic and chemical biology of pH-driven adaptation in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis


Picture of Anna Stoll, Smiling Anna Stoll

PhD program: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Lab: Sortwell

Research: Pharmacological Strategies to Attenuate Synucleinopathy-Induced Neuroinflammation


Picture of Di Zhang, Smiling Di Zhang

PhD program: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Lab: Liby

Research: Targeting the Nrf2 pathway in cancer