UNIQUE Research Experiences of MARC Students: 2013

Summer Research Experiences:

  • Jorge Alvarez, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF), University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Bianca Demara, The E.P. Bradley Hospital and The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Sleep and Chronobiology Summer Behavioral Sciences Research Apprenticeship
  • Sandra Gonzalez, Amgen Scholars Stanford Summer Research Program (SSRP), Stanford University
  • Adam Orendain, Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences (STARS) program, University of California, San Diego
  • Adrian Ramirez, Summer Research Opportunities Program, Duke University
  • Roberto Reyes, Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program, Columbia University/Barnard College
  • Karen Rico, The Leadership Alliance at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Summer Internship Program (SIP), Basic Science Institute Division

Meetings attended:

ABRCMS: Si'Ana Coggins, Yael Escobar, Daniella Espiritu, Joshua Kochanowsky, Gabrielle Lacy, Brianna Moon, Jose Valdez

Honors received:

  • Daniella Espiritu, ABRCMS Outstanding poster presentation
  • Sandra Gonzalez, HENNAC Conference Great Minds in STEM- Leadership Award; Biological, Engineering, and Chemical Undergraduate Research (BECUR) Conference, Poster Presentation Award ; More Graduate Education at Mountain States Alliance (MGE@MSA)/Western Alliance to Expand Student Opportunities (WAESO) Research Conference, Travel Award Scholarship and Second Place Winner; Emerging Researchers National Conference, Travel Award
  • Adam Orendain, More Graduate Education at Mountain States Alliance (MGE@MSA)/Western Alliance to Expand Student Opportunities (WAESO) Research Conference
  • Roberto Reyes, WAESO Travel Grant Recipient, Honorable Mention for Poster Presentation; Geeks and Nerds Scholarship