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

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.

“Lauren

Lauren Goodman

Mentor: Silvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

“Elisabeth

Elisabeth Jeffrey

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD,
Project: Pending Approval

Akil Kalathil

Akil Kalathil

Mentor: Shanta Dhar, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

Alexia Kafkoutsou

Alexia Kafkoutsou

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD,
Project: Pending Approval

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: Pending Approval

“Derik

Derik Madorma

Mentor: Silvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

“Nuria

Nuria Lopez Pedreno

Mentor: Silvia Daunert, PhD
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

Anna Palovcak

Anna Palovcak

Mentor: Yanbin Zhang, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

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: Pending Approval

Nadia Peyravian

Nadia Peyravian

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

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: Pending Approval

Nadja Soares De Andrade

Nadja Soares De Andrade

Mentor: Claes Wahlestedt, MD, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

Christina Stamatiou

Christina Stamatiou

Mentor: Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

Baodi Sun

Baodi Sun

Mentor: Mingjiangi Xu, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

Phaedra Theodoridis

Phaedra Theodoridis

Mentor: Stephen Lee
Project: Pending Approval

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.

“Rui

Rui Zeng

Mentor: Antonio Barrientos, PhD
Project: The Assembly Pathway of the Mitoribosomal Large

“Hui

Hui Zhong

Mentor: Antonio Barrientos, PhD
Project: Pending Approval