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    MD III

    David Adamowicz

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: dadamowi@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution:University of Pennsylvania
    • Graduate Department: Neurosciences
    • Thesis Title: Elucidating the Basis for Memory Impairment in Dementia with Lewy Bodies
    • Thesis Lab: Fred Gage
    • Publications

    Angela Ianni

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: aianni@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
    • Graduate Department: NIH Partners Program (OxCam)
    • Research Interests: The effect of dopamine on the neural coding of reward value in healthy individuals and patients with Schizophrenia.
    • Laboratory Rotation: Karen Berman, NIH; Tim Behrens , Oxford (Su 12)
    • Thesis Lab: Karen Berman, NIH; Tim Behrens, Oxford
    • Publications

    Cindy Liu

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: yhl016@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: Johns Hopkins
    • Graduate Department: Neurosciences
    • Thesis Title: Ultrastructure of Melanopsin-Expressing Retinal Ganglion Cell Circuitry in the Retina and Brain Regions that Mediate Light-Driven Behavior
    • Thesis Lab: Satchin Panda, Salk
    • Publications

    Jessica Meves

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: jmeves@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: University of Michigan
    • Graduate Department: Neurosciences
    • Thesis Title: Neuron-intrinsic and extrinsic control of axon sprouting after central nervous system injury
    • Thesis Lab: Binhai Zheng
    • Publications

    Nicholas Protopsaltis

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: nprotops@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: Saint Louis University
    • Graduate Department: BMS
    • Thesis Title: Role of Interleukin-22 in Promoting Tumor Angiogenesis 
    • Thesis Lab: Napoleone Ferrara

    MD IV

    Greg Goldgof

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: ggoldgof@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: Stanford University (2009), B.S. Computer Science and Biological Sciences, M.S. Bioengineering
    • Graduate Department: Biomedical Sciences
    • Thesis Title: Drug Target Discovery Using Designer Drug Sensitive Yeast
    • Thesis Lab: Elizabeth Winzeler
    • Publications

    Cynthia Hsu

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: c6hsu@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: University of Washington (2010), B.S. Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology
    • Graduate Department: Biomedical Sciences
    • Thesis Title:Molecular mechanisms of MAP4K3-mediated autophagy induction
    • Thesis Lab: Al La Spada
    • Publications

    Michael Kramer

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: mkramer@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: Harvard University (2009), B.A. Engineering
    • Graduate Department: Bioinformatics & Systems Biology
    • Thesis Title: Transformation of high-throughput data into hierarchal cellular models enables biological prediction and discovery
    • Thesis Lab: Trey Ideker
    • Publications

    Espoir Kyubwa

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: ekyubwa@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: UCSD (2010), B.S/M.S. Bioengineering
    • Graduate Department: Bioengineering
    • Thesis Title: Optogenetic Dissection of Cell Types and Circuits in Mouse Visual Cortex
    • Thesis Lab: Ed Callaway, Salk
    • Publications

    Leo Lin

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: l2lin@ucsd.edu 
    • Undergraduate Institution: Stanford University (2003), B.A. Biology
    • Graduate Department: Biomedical Sciences
    • Thesis Title: Exploring Antibiotic and Innate Immune Synergies to Treat Mutli-Drug Resistant Bacterial Infections
    • Thesis Lab: Victor Nizet
    • Publications

    Geoff Weiner

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: gweiner@ucsd.edu  
    • Undergraduate Institution: Lake Forrest College (2008), B.A. Math & Biology
    • Graduate Department: Neurosciences
    • Thesis Title:
    • Thesis Lab: Jeff Goldberg
    • Publications

    Amran Asadi

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: aasadi@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: University of Florida (2008), B.S., Mechanical Engineering
    • Graduate Department: Bioengineering
    • Thesis Title: Spatio-temporal patterns of active pulmonary vascular control
    • Thesis Lab: Kim Prisk
    • Publications

    Aran Groves

    Medical Scientist Training Program Colloquium
    • Email: agroves@ucsd.edu
    • Undergraduate Institution: University of Northern Arizona (2008), B.S., Biology
    • Graduate Department: Neuroscience
    • Thesis Title:Astrocyte activity modulated by sphingosine 1-phosphate signaling in a multiple sclerosis model
    • Thesis Lab: Jerold Chun, TSRI
    • Publications