UNIQUE Research Experiences of MARC Students: 2014

Summer Research Experiences:

  • Si'Ana Coggins, EBICS (Emergent Behaviors of Integrated Cellular Systems) Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge MA; Mentor: Ran Li
  • Yael Escobar, Summer Undergraduate Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) Resarch (SUMR) Program, University of Iowa, Iowa City IA; Mentor: Lori Wallrath
  • Daniella Espiritu, EBICS (Emergent Behaviors of Integrated Cellular Systems) REU & SURE Program, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA; Mentor: Yuhong Fan
  • Joshua Kochanowsky, HHMI ExROP program, Harvard University, Cambridge MA; Mentor: Matthew Waldor
  • Gabrielle Lacy, Biology/BCS Summer Research Internship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge MA; Mentor: Kay Tye
  • Brianna Moon, HHMI ExROP program hosted by the SMART Program, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX; Mentor: Rebecca Richards-Kortum
  • Jose Valdez, Stanford Summer Research Program (SSRP)/AMGEN Scholars Program, Stanford University, Palo Alto CA; Mentor: Ovijit Chaudhuri

Additional Research Experience:

  • Gabrielle Lacy, University of Pecs, Hungary; Mentor: Kristof Laszlo

Meetings attended:

ABRCMS: Joseph Bower, Si'Ana Coggins, Lauren Edwards, Yael Escobar, Daniella Espiritu, Mary Figueroa, Jamie Hernandez, Joshua Kochanowsky, Brianna Moon, Martina Sepulveda, Mackenzie Steinbach, Nichole Uribe, Frank Valdes, Jose Valdez

Honors received:

  • Yael Escobar, ABRCMS Outstanding poster presentation
  • Joshua Kochanowsky, ABRCMS Outstanding poster presentation
  • Jose Valdez, ABRCMS Outstanding poster presentation