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Summer 2018

Joseph Black

May 8 at 10:00am in CGRC 351

Molecular Cell Biology

Laboratory of Dr. Yehia Daaka

"GRK5 Promotes Prostate Cancer Progression"

--B.S., University of Florida, May 2012
Aditi Patel

May 22 at 9:00am in CTRB 2161

Health Outcomes and Policy

Chair: Elizabeth Shenkman

"Investigating Network Adequacy Standards for Provider Networks in Medicaid Managed Care"
Jackie Walejko

June 20 at 10:30am in ARB R3-265

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Laboratory of Dr. Arthur Edison

"Global Metabolomics of Complications in Pregnancy"

--B.S., University of Wisconsin, 2013
Kennon Smith

June 22 at 3:00pm in ARB R3-265

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Laboratory of Dr. Mavis Agbandje-McKenna

"Stealth Vectors: Engineering Host Immune Response Escape AAV Vectors"

--B.S., Winthrop University, 2012
Kevin Strang

June 26 at 9:00am in JG32

Neuroscience

Laboratories of Dr. Benoit Giasson and Dr. Todd Golde

"Aggregation and Prion-like Seeding of Tau Protein Variants: Implications for Transmission"

--M.S., Johns Hopkins University, 2013
Mi-Jung Kim

June 29 at 9:00am in ARB R2-265

Molecular Cell Biology

Laboratory of Dr. Shinichi Someya

"Roles of Mitochondrial DNA Deletions, Point Mutations and Depletions in Age-Related Cochlear Neurodegeneration & Hearing Loss in Mice"

--M.S. Gachon University, 2011
Janak Gaire

July 2 at 10:00 in JG32 (Biomedical Sciences Bldg.)

Neuroscience

Laboratory of Kevin Otto

"Assessment of Biological Failure Mechanisms of Intracortical Microelectrodes"

--B.S., University of North Texas, 2010
Christina Moloney

July 3 at 12:00 in JG32 (Biomedical Sciences Bldg)

Neuroscience

Laboratory of Jada Lewis

"Dissecting the Role of Matrin 3 in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Distal Myopathy"

--B.S., Florida Gulf Coast University, 2014
Michael Massengill

July 3 at 12:00 in R2-265

Genetics

Laboratory of Al Lewin

"Development and Testing of Gene Therapies for Autosomal Dominant Retinitis Pigmentosa"

--B.S., University of South Florida, 2012
Cristina Colomer-Winter

July 6 at 12:30 in C1-3 (Communicore)

Immunology and Microbiology

Laboratory of Jose Lemos

"Significance of (p)ppGPP and Manganese Homeostasis to Enterococcus faecalis Systemic Infections"

--M.S., Universitat De Barcelona, Barcelona, 2010
Jacquelyn Serfecz

July 16 at 9:30 in R2-265

Genetics

Laboratory of Rolf Renne

"UNDERSTANDING THE MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF KAPOSI’S SARCOMA ASSOCIATED HERPESVIRUS AND CHARCOT MARIE TOOTH DISEASE TYPE 1A"

--M.S., Villanova University-PA, 2012
Iqbal Mahmud

July 20 at 3:00pm in C1-15

Molecular Cell Biology

Laboratory of Dr. Daiqing Liao

"The Role of Death Domain Associated Protein (DAXX) in Cancer Metabolism"

--M.S., Claflin University, 2014