Universtiy of Miami Miller School of Medicine Graduate and Postdoctoral Programs

Student Profiles: MIC


“Dillon

Cameron Bader

Mentor: Robert Levy PhD
Project: Pending QE


“Cassandra

Cassandra Bazile

Mentor: Wasif Khan PhD
Project: Pending QE


“Dillon

Dillon Betancourt

Mentor: Glen Barber, PhD
Project: Retargeting of VSV oncolytic vectors to treat Adult T cell Leukemia

“Connor

Connor Dwyer

Mentor: Thomas Malek, PhD
Project: Expression of a mutant transgenic IL-2Rβ subunit in NOD mice to further define the IL-2-dependent risk in T1D

“Leidy

Leidy Gonzalez

Mentors: Gregory Plano, PhD and George Munson, PhD
Project: Pending QE

“Rosmely

Rosmely Hernandez

Mentor: Thomas Malek, PhD
Project: Pending QE

“Sunnie

Sunnie Hsiung

Mentor: Thomas Malek, PhD
Project: Pending QE

“Richard

Richard Hunte

Mentor: Noula Shembade, PhD
Project: The Role of GEFs in Viral-Mediated Oncogenesis

“Darlah

Darlah Lopez Rodriguez

Mentors: Enrique Mesri, PhD and Samita Andreansky, PhD
Project: The Role of the Hypoxia inducible Factor 1 alpha in Gammaherpes Virus Replication and Pathogenesis

“Omayra

Omayra Mendez

Mentor: Enrique Mesri, PhD
Project: Pending QE

Gayle Petoria

Gayle Petoria

Mentor: Kurt Schesser, PhD
Project: Pending QE

Matthew Phillips

Matthew Phillips

Mentor: Maria Abreu, PhD
Project: Toxicity of Polychlorinated Biphenyls: Effect on the Host and Microbiome

Timothy Plitnik

Mentor: Mario Stevenson, PhD
Project: Examination of the ability of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1 to evade SAMHD1-mediated restriction in Macrophage

“Yvonne

Yvonne Puplampu-Dove

Mentor: Eli Gilboa, PhD
Project: Rendering Activated CD8+T cells Resistant to TGFβ Suppression in the Tumor Microenvironment

Kyle Russell

Kyle Russell

Mentor: Robert Levy, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

Kevin Toomer

Kevin Toomer

Mentor: Thomas Malek, PhD
Project: Pending Approval

“Natasha

Natasha Ward

Mentor: Thomas Malek, PhD
Project: Selective Enhancement of Tregs and Tolerance by a Novel IL-2 Based Biologic