UNIQUE Research Experiences of MARC Students: 2006

Adrian Begaye: University of Illinois, Chicago, Student Research Opportunities Program; Dr. Andrew Mescar

Sara Bustamante: University of California San Francisco, Dr. Dean Sheppard

Daniel Camacho: National Institute of Aging

Roman Covarrubias: Vanderbilt University Summer Program; Dr. Thomas Aune

  • Rachel Diaz: SURF Program, Mayo Graduate School; Scottsdale, AZ; Dr. David Smith
  • Arturo Guzman: Summer Internship Program at Johns Hopkins University; Dr. Mark Van Doren
  • Nicholas Harrell: National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive & Kidney Diseases; Dr. Jeffrey Kopp

Special Invited Opportunities

  • Rachel Diaz - UCSF Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) (April)

Meetings attended:

  • Karl Calderon - Joint Mathematics Meeting, San Antonio, TX, January
  • Charles Martinez - Keystone Symposia in Taos, NM, February
  • Garrett Pacheco - Experimental Biology 2006 Annual Meeting in San Francisco, April
  • Jessica Aguilar, Tara Archuleta, Adam Bastidas, Nina Castro, Ryan Delgado, Elyse Paluscio, Stephanie Schnell, Adrian Begaye, Sara Bustamante, Rachel Diaz, Nicholas Harrell, Bao Uyen Thi Vu  – Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students, Anaheim, CA, November

Other activities:

  • Bao Uyen Thi Vu, McNair trainee