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Left to Right: Joanna Obaoye, Jing Chen, Rebecca Ulrich, Alvin Soto Soto, Angela Schab, Nilusha Navodiya, Kyle Robbins, Preston Anderson, Matthew Hayden, Hassan Ahamed (joined the MSTP in 2018)

2017 SUMR Participants

Participant Name Research Mentor
Department
Clinical Mentor
Department
MSTP Buddy

Hassan Ahamed
University of Iowa

  • 2018 Iowa MSTP
George Richerson, MD, PhD
Neurology
John Buatti, MD
Radiation Oncology, Otolaryngology, & Neurosurgery
Frida Teran, M3G
(George Richerson Lab)

Preston Anderson
University of Iowa

  • 2018 Duke MSTP
John Engelhardt, PhD
Internal Medicine, Anatomy & Cell Biology
Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular) & Radiology
Guillermo Romano Ibarra, M1G
(John Engelhardt Lab)

Jing Chen
New York University

  • 2018 Washington U MSTP
Wendy Maury, PhD
Microbiology
Janice Staber, MD
Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology)
Kai Rogers, M3G
(Wendy Maury Lab)

Matthew Hayden
Simpson College

  • 2019 Des Moines U (MS)
Frank Zhan, MD, PhD
Internal Medicine (Heme/Onc/BMT)
Jeff Segar, MD
Pediatrics (Neonatology)
Sunny Huang, M4G
(Val Sheffield Lab)
Nilusha Navodiya
St. Mary's University

Hanna Stevens, MD, PhD
Psychiatry

Connie Pieper, MD
Neurology
Margaret Fuller, M3G
(John Wemmie Lab)

Joanna Obaoye
Marquette University

  • 2019 Medical College of Wisconsin (MD)

Curt Sigmund, PhD
Internal Medicine, Pharmacology, & Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Chris Benson, MD
Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular) & Pharmacology
Jeremy Sandgren, M5G
(Justin Grobe Lab)
Kyle Robbins
University of Texas - Austin

Maria Spies, PhD
Biochemistry

Polly Ferguson, MD
Pediatrics (Rheumatology)
Fillan Grady, M1G
(Joel Geerling Lab)

Angela Schab
University of Iowa

  • 2018 Washington U (PhD)
Dawn Quelle, PhD
Pharmacology & Pathology
Vanessa Curtis, MD
Pediatrics (Endocrinology & Diabetes)
Melissa Gildenberg, M5G
(Todd Washington Lab)

Alvin Soto Soto
University of Puerto Rico

  • 2019 Ponce Health Sciences University (MD)

Gordan Buchanan, MD, PhD
Neurology

Alejandro Comellas, MD
Internal Medicine (Pulm, Critical Care & Occ Med)
Ryan Kelley, M4G
(Kumar Naranyanan Lab)

Rebecca Ulrich
High Point University

  • 2018 Joined U of Illinois (PhD)
Lee-Ann Allen, PhD
Internal Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Microbiology
Jason Barker, MD
Internal Medicine (Infect. Diseases), Microbiology
Tiffany Borbon, M5G
(Mary Wilson Lab)

 Last updated 01/05/2021