Current MSTP Students


M1Gs & M2Gs are rotating through at least two labs until they find a compatible mentor. M3Gs have either joined a lab or are completing a third rotation before joining a lab. M4G & M5Gs are in the midst of their graduate work. M6Gs are students who have defended their thesis and have returned to their clinical curriculum.

Photo Name Year Graduate Program Mentor(s)
         
Stein Acker M2G Rotating First Rotation Summer 2024
  Michael Arrington M1G   First Rotation Summer 2025
   

 

Peyton Alder

 

M2G

 

Rotating

Georgina Aldridge, MD, PhD (Summer 2023) 
Emily Baldwin M3G Rotating Ted Abel, PhD (Summer 2023)
Lucas Barrett M5G Epidemiology Lyndsay Harshman, PhD
Elizabeth Chrischilles, PhD
Riley Behan-Bush M5G Biomedical Engineering James Ankrum, PhD
Gabby Bierlein-De La Rosa M4G Neuroscience Catherine Marcinkiewcz, PhD
Jayden Bowen M6G Biomedical Science
(Immunology)
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Julia Klesney-Tait, MD, PhD
Jane Buchanan M6G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Medicine)
Eric Taylor, PhD
David Chang M2G Rotating Patrick Sinn, PhD (Summer 2023)
Michelle Chen Michelle Chen M4G Neuroscience Hanna Stevens, MD, PhD
Joseph Chin M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Medicine)
Richard Smith, MD, PhD
Colin Clark M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Physiology & Biophysics)
Christopher Ahern, PhD
Mackenize Conlon Mackenzie Conlon M4G Molecular Medicine Nandakumar Narayanan, MD, PhD
Andres Dajles M6G Biostatistics Joe Cavanaugh, PhD
Alex Dou M4G Molecular Physiology & Biophysics Chris Ahern, PhD
Levi Doyle Levi Doyle M4G Cancer Biology Michael Wendt, PhD
Jonah Elliff M5G Immunology Wendy Maury, PhD

 

Erica Fossee

 

M2G

 

Rotating

Jong Sung Kim, MS, PhD (Summer 2023)
Grace Gasser M3G Rotating Rob Mullins, MS, PhD (Summer 2023) 
John Engelhardt, PhD (Summer 2022)

 

Lexie Golden

 

M2G

 

Rotating

Michael O'Rorke, PhD (Summer 2023)
Sebastian Gomez M2G Rotating First Rotation Summer 2024
  Nick Gorman M1G    
Samual Hatfield M3G Rotating James Byrne, MD, PhD (Summer 2023)
Dawn Quelle, PhD (Summer 2022)

 

Jason Hristopoulos 

 

M2G

 

Rotating

Rebecca Dodd, PhD (Summer 2023)
Steven Huang M5G Microbiology Dominique Limoli, PhD
(Summer 2022)

 

Michael Huebner

 

M2G

 

Rotating

Levi Sowers, PhD (Summer 2023) 
Chris Hunter Chris Hunter M4G Neuroscience NandaKumar Narayanan, MD, PhD
Amelia Hurley-Novatny M5G Cell & Developmental Biology Hongshuai (Ken) Li
Matthew Potthoff
Akansha Jain M6G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Physiology & Biophysics)
Michael Welsh, MD
Emily Janio Emily Janio M4G Community & Behavioral Health Natoshia Askelson, MPH, PhD
Renato Jensen Renato Jensen M4G Genetics

Budd Tucker, PhD

Robert Mullins, MS, PhD

  Connor Johnson M1G    
Andrew Kalenkiewicz M5G Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Ashley Spies, PhD
Andreas Kantartzis M2G Rotating Vladimir Badovinac, PhD (Summer 2023)
Rebecca Dodd, PhD (Summer 2022)
Hassan Karoam M6G Neuroscience Aaron Boes, MD, PhD
Victor Kilonzo M3G Rotating Ted Abel, PhD (Summer 2023)
Kumar Narayanan, MD, PhD (Summer 2022)
Jessie Knobbe M5G Immunology Jennifer Bermick, MD
  Shruthi Kondaboina M1G    
Ben Kreitlow M5G Neuroscience Gordon Buchanan, MD, PhD
  Campbell Krusemark M1G    
Molly Larson Molly Larson M4G Neuroscience Elizabeth Newell, MD
Gage Liddiard M5G Neuroscience Joseph Glykys, MD, PhD
Lola Lozano M5G Genetics Budd Tucker, PhD
Elaine Binkley, MD
  Megan McGovern M1G    
Matthew Miller M6G Genetics Christopher Adams, MD, PhD
(Currently at Mayo)
Maddie Mix M5G Immunology John Harty, PhD
Nate Mullin M5G Genetics Robert Mullins, MD
Budd Tucker, PhD
Kathy Nguyen M3G Rotating Julia Klesney-Tait, MD, PhD (Summer 2023)
Steven Lentz, MD, PhD (Summer 2022)

Jacquelyn Nielson

M2G

Rotating

First rotation summer 2024
  Stepan Orlovskiy M1G    
Daniel Pape M6G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Medicine)
Eric Taylor, PhD
Faith Prochaska M2G Rotating Alex Bassuk, MD, PhD (Summer 2023)
John Manak, PhD (Summer 2022)
Ryan Reis M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Cancer Biology)
Ali Jabbari, MD, PhD
Saul Rodriguez M6G Neuroscience Alex Bassuk, MD, PhD
Guillermo Romano Ibarra M6G Biomedical Science
(Molecular Medicine)
David Stoltz, MD, PhD
Daniel Sands M5G Immunology Li Wu, PhD
Miranda Schene M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Physiology & Biophysics)
Christopher Ahern, PhD
  Jessica Smith M1G    
Sadie Solomon M3G Rotating Eli Perencevich, MD, MS (Summer 2023)
Martha Carvour, MD, PhD (Summer 2022)
Ian Sutton M3G Rotating Doug Spitz, PhD (Summer 2023)
Xavier Tijerina M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Microbiology)
Mary Weber, PhD
Brittany Todd M5G Neuroscience Elizabeth Newell, MD
Alex Bassuk, MD, PhD
Hannah Van Ert M5G Immunology Wendy Maury, PhD
Joseph Vecchi M6G Biomedical Sciences
(Molecular Physiology & Biophysics)
Marlan Hansen, MD
Amy Lee, PhD (Currently at U of Texas Austin)
Ellen Voigt M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Cancer Biology
)
Dawn Quelle, PhD
Madi Wahlen M5G Epidemiology Mary Charlton, PhD
Qi Wang M5G Biomedical Engineering Kristan Worthington, PhD
Joseph Reinhardt, PhD
Akshaya Warrier M5G Biomedical Sciences
(Cancer Biology)
Rebecca Dodd, PhD

1 - Joined the program before incorporated into the Biomedical Science Program

Last update 06/19/2024