Universtiy of Miami Miller School of Medicine Graduate and Postdoctoral Programs

Student Profiles: BMB


Celeste Amadei

Celeste Amadei

Mentors: Zafar Nawaz, PhD
Project: Expression and Complex Formation of ErbBs in Neurons

Clayton Bennett

Clayton Bennett

Mentor: Stephen Lee, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

David Broyles

David Broyles

Mentor: Sapna Deo, PhD
Project: Simple and Rapid Paper-Based Platform for Detection of Common Sexually-Transmitted Infections

“Teresia

Teresia Carreon

Mentor: Sanjoy Bhattacharya, PhD
Project: The role of cochlin in protein interaction in the trabecular meshwork

Gina DelCanto

Gina Del Canto

Mentor: Joaquin Jimenez, MD
Project: Development of an In Cellulo Screening Model for the Discovery of New Treatments in the T-cell Mediated Autoimmune Disorder Alopecia Areata.

“Genea

Genea Edwards

Mentor: Sanjoy Bhattacharya, PhD
Project: Endogenous Lipids in Glaucoma

“Lauren

Lauren Goodman

Mentor: “Silvia Daunert, PhD”:http://uhealthsystem.com/researchers/profile/133656
Project: Pending Approval

“Trajen

Trajen Head

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Chimeric Protein Sensors for Bioluminescence-Based Apoptosis Detection

“Samuel

Samuel Jativa

Mentor: Sapna Deo, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

“Elisabeth

Elisabeth Jeffrey

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD,
Project: TBA

Akil Kalathil

Akil Kalathil

Mentor: Shanta Dhar, PhD
Project: TBA

Alexia Kafkoutsou

Alexia Kafkoutsou

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD,
Project: TBA

Hyun Jung Kim

Hyun Jung Kim

Mentor: Antonio Barrientos, PhD
Project: The Role of GTPase MTG1 in Mitochondrial Translation and Heart Disease

“Hetakshi

Hetakshi Kurani

Mentor: Joyce Slingerland, MD, PhD
Project: TBA

“Nuria

Nuria Lopez Pedreno

Mentor: “Silvia Daunert, PhD”:http://uhealthsystem.com/researchers/profile/133656
Project: Pending Approval

Leah Nemzow

Leah Nemzow

Mentor: Fen Gong, PhD
Project: Characterizing the Enzymatic Activity of 05P24 & its Role in DNA Damage Response

“Gregory

Gregory O’Connor

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: It’s Not Quorum without You: Interactions between the Microbiome and its Host

Devon C. Pawley

Devon C. Pawley

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Synthesis of Drug Infused Microneedles for Inner Ear Drug Delivery”

Sabrina Petrucci

Sabrina Petrucci

Mentor: Sapna Deo, PhD
Project: TBA

Xavier Prado Julia

Xavier Prado Julia

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Employing biotechnology to detect hazardous materials

Shrita Sarkar

Shrita Sarkar

Mentor: Shanta Dhar, PhD
Project: TBA

Nadja Soares De Andrade

Nadja Soares De Andrade

Mentor: Claes Wahlestedt, MD, PhD
Project: TBA

Christina Stamatiou

Christina Stamatiou

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: TBA

Phaedra Theodoridis

Phaedra Theodoridis

Mentor: Stephen Lee
Project: TBA

Miling Wang

Miling Wang

Mentor: Stephen Lee
Project: “Investigating chemotherapy-induced tumor cell dormancy”

“Daniel

Daniel Wynn

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Employing biotechnology to detecr hazardous materials

“Yu-Ping

Yu-Ping Yang

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Novel applications of bioluminescence in oncology research-Detection of Circulating tumor cells & image-guided therapy.