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Simeon Abiola
Simeon Abiola
Research Interest:
Understanding the extent of eHealth interventions for individuals with chronic conditions
Solomon Abiola
Solomon Abiola
Research Interest:
Novel applications of technology towards preventive health using techniques from big data and artificial intelligence
 Alcantara Sanchez
Lisette  Alcantara Sanchez
First Year

Research Interest:
Translating research evidence into pragmatic strategies to improve prevention, detection, and management of HIV and TB in a global health setting.
Naemah  Alkhars
First Year

Research Interest:
Maternal influence on infants at high risk for severe early childhood caries.
Jack Chang
Jack Chang
Research Interest:
Electronic heath record (EHR) based phenotyping on narrative content using natural language processing (NLP) to generate computable forms.
Ian DeAndrea-Lazarus
Ian DeAndrea-Lazarus
Research Interest:
Anticipatory biasing of visuospatial attention and anatomical connectivity in deaf children.
Lorne Farovitch
Lorne Farovitch
Research Interest:
Field epidemiology with a specialization in zoonotic disease.
David Fraser
David Fraser, DDS
Research Interest:
Synthetic hydrogels for periodontal tissue engineering
Christie  Gilbert
First Year

Research Interest:
The impact that the oral microbiome has on the outcome of disease. Specifically, how different environmental factors play a role in influencing microbiome composition and how this can be used as a tool to predict or prevent disease outcomes.
Brittany Greco
Brittany Greco
Second Year

Research Interest:
Analytic clinical researcher with interest in using data modeling to identify and improve inefficiencies of clinical trial operations.
Zachary Hilt
Zachary Hilt
Research Interest:
Studying the mechanism by which platelet derived beta-2 microglobulin is promoting inflammation in the context of HIV and malaria infections.
Desarey Morales Vasquez
Desarey Morales Vasquez
Research Interest:
Identification of better approaches to target mosquito-borne viruses, through design, evaluation, and/or improvement of interventions to protect the health of populations.
Savannah Moritzky
Savannah Moritzky
Research Interest:
Exploring the importance of CD4+ T cells during the immune response and memory to influenza vaccine.
Hannah Murphy
Hannah Murphy
Research Interest:
Understanding how prenatal exposures and stressors affect maternal and child health.
 Narvaez Miranda
Janiret  Narvaez Miranda
First Year

Research Interest:
Applied immunology and microbiology in the clinical setting, including atopic and inflammatory diseases.
Raven Osborn
Raven Osborn
Research Interest:
High-throughput approach to profiling the differences in antigen presentation between young and older adults to define drug repurposing targets for improving vaccine efficacy.
Zahira Quinones Tavarez
Zahira Quinones Tavarez
Research Interest:
Effects of electronic cigarette flavorings on the interplay between the respiratory microbiome and innate immunity, and how that translates into health and disease.
Rubens Sautchuk
Rubens Sautchuk
Research Interest:
Studying the mitochondrial function and Cyclophilin D regulation on the biology of bone development in general and alveolar bone development, in particular.
Jishyra Serrano
Jishyra Serrano
Research Interest:
Prenatal immunological and stress factors associated with childhood development
Hangchuan Shi
Hangchuan Shi
Research Interest:
Using population-based datasets to explore the association between e-cigarettes and disease outcomes (e.g., cardiovascular disease, pulmonary disease, cancer, etc.).
Denisse Vega-Ocasio
Denisse Vega-Ocasio
Research Interest:
Translating basic research evidence into practice, health policy and public health to contribute to the eradication and elimination of infectious diseases in a global health setting.
Jesse Wang
Jesse Wang
Research Interest:
Utilizing statistical speech analysis and natural language processing to capture and understand a physician-patient conversation, then automatically update eRecord with the appropriate information