2021 SUMR Participants

Participant Name & Institution Research Mentor & Department
Melanie Ayala Ceja
UCLA
Ashutosh Mangalam, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology
Associate Professor of Immunology
Andrea Benavides
St. Mary's University
Patrick Schlievert, PhD
Professor & Head, Microbiology & Immunology
William Cho
Vassar College
Andrew Russo, PhD
Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Professor of Neurology
Zach Elias
University of Dubuque
Jordan Schultz, PharmD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice & Science
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Assistant Professor of Neurology &
Nandakumar Narayanan, PhD (see below)
Gabriel Gaudencio
University of Iowa
Nandakumar Narayanan, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Andreas Kantartzis
Geneva College

*Joined the Iowa MSTP in 2022
Thorsten Maretzky, PhD
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases
Assistant Professor of Immunology
Gabriella Lott
College of Saint Benedict
Kris DeMali, PhD
Professor &  Interm Chair/DEO of Biochemistry
Professor of Dermatology
Jacqueline Mehr
Rutgers University
Aislinn Williams, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Shrey Patel
U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Brian O'Neill, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology & Metabolism
Prateek Raikwar
University of Iowa
Marco Hefti, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Jovan Tormes Vaquerano
U of Massachussets Boston
Eric Taylor, PhD
Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Elyse Vetter
Pepperdine U
Hanna Stevens, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Division Chair, Child Psychiatry
Ida P. Haller Chair
Austin Xiong
Amherst College
Lori Wallrath, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry

 

 Last updated 04/21/2022