Current

 

First Year

Image of Laura ChambersLaura Chambers

PhD program: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Lab: Dorrance

 

Research: The role of mineralocorticoid receptor activation in the development of vascular cognitive impairment and dementia.


Lucas DemeyLucas Demey

PhD program: Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Lab: DiRita

 

Research: Probing virulence regulation in Vibrio cholerae using chemical biology


Image of Olivia FavorOlivia Favor

PhD program: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Lab: Lee

 

Research: Mechanisms by which epoxy fatty acids reduce inflammation in autoimmune systemic lupus erythematosus


Image of Rebecca MuellerRebecca Mueller

PhD program: Neuroscience

Lab: Kanaan

 

Research: The potential anti-aggregation effects of tricyclic antidepressants on the protein tau in the context of Alzheimer's disease.


Image of Sophia StaerzSophia Staerz

PhD program: Chemistry

Lab: Tepe

 

Research: Development of small molecule proteasome activators as a new treatment pathway for neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson and Alzheimers.


Second Year

Image of Taylor FiolekTaylor Fiolek

PhD program: Chemistry

Lab: Tepe

 

Research: Development of aripiprazole analogs for 20S proteasome activation and enhanced degradation of disordered proteins


Image of Bronson GregoryBronson Gregory

PhD program: Physiology

Lab: Cox

 

Research: Synaptic Properties and Morphology of Dendritic Spines in Fragile X Syndrome


Image of Chauncey SplichalChauncey Splichal

PhD program: Chemical Engineering

Lab: Walton/Chan

 

Research: The differences in cellular response to xogenous mRNA, siRNA, and pDNA delivery

 


Previously supported


Kevin Baker – Pharmacology and Toxicology

Kevin Chen – Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Shelby DeChow – Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Robert Freeborn – Pharmacology and Toxicology (pending F31)

Patricia Perez-Bonilla – Neuroscience (pending F31)

Vincent Shaw – Pharmacology and Toxicology

Anna Stoll – Pharmacology and Toxicology

Sean Nguyen – Cell and Molecular Biology

Di Zhang - Pharmacology and Toxicology (funded by AITCH and Penner Fellowships)