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Post-Doctoral Fellows and Graduate Students

Samantha Abbott,

Samantha Abbott

Graduate Student
First Year

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Katherine Andersh,

Katherine Andersh

Graduate Student
First Year

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Pragathi Balasubramani, Ph.D.

Pragathi Balasubramani Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

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Holly Beaulac,

Holly Beaulac

Graduate Student
Patricia White Lab

Identifying molecular mechanisms that maintain or restore hearing after noise exposure

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Elizabeth Belcher,

Elizabeth Belcher

Graduate Student
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

The mechanisms through which radiotherapy may have an adverse effect on cognition

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Tufikameni Brima, Ph.D.

Tufikameni Brima Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

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Madeline Cappelloni,

Madeline Cappelloni

Graduate Student
Maddox Lab

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Dawling Dionisio-Santos,

Dawling Dionisio-Santos

Graduate Student
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroinflammatory mechanisms that contribute to the development and progression of Alzheimer's Disease

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Karl Foley,

Karl Foley

Graduate Student
First Year

PP1 regulation in synaptic plasticity

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Kathleen Gates,

Kathleen Gates

Graduate Student
Halterman Stroke Lab

Focus on lung-brain coupling during focal ischemia

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Joshua Hinkle,

Joshua Hinkle

Graduate Student
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Effects of irradiation on neuron-glia interactions

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Jessica Hogestyn,

Jessica Hogestyn

Graduate Student
Mayer-Pröschel Lab

Effects of latent human herpesvirus 6 infection on oligodendrocyte precursor cell migration and differentiation

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Berke Karaahmet,

Berke Karaahmet

Graduate Student
First Year

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Laura Lee,

Laura Lee

Graduate Student
First Year

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Colin Lockwood,

Colin Lockwood

Graduate Student
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Cognitive Neuroscience Lab
Briggs Lab

Systems neuroscience

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Rebecca Lowery, Ph.D.

Rebecca Lowery Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Majewska Lab

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Alexandra McHale,

Alexandra McHale

Graduate Student
Fudge Lab

Identifying cortico-amygdala-striatal paths in the social brain

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Monique Mendes,

Monique Mendes

Graduate Student
Majewska Lab

Microglial contributions to circuit changes following experience-dependent plasticity

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Humberto Mestre,

Humberto Mestre

Graduate Student
Nedergaard Lab

Vascular contributions to cognitive impairment and dementia

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Patrick Miller-Rhodes,

Patrick Miller-Rhodes

Graduate Student
Gelbard Lab

Microglia-lymphocyte crosstalk in HIV-1 associated neuro-cognitive disorder

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Ciara Molloy, Ph.D.

Ciara Molloy Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

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Aimee Morris,

Aimee Morris

Graduate Student
Mink Lab

Musician Dystonia

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Allison Murphy,

Allison Murphy

Graduate Student
First Year

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Heather Natola,

Heather Natola

Graduate Student
Pröschel Lab

Studying how astrocytes can be used as a therapy for Parkinson's Disease.

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Laura Owlett,

Laura Owlett

Graduate Student
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroinflammation

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Yunpeng Pang,

Yunpeng Pang

Graduate Student
Noble Lab

Studying the effect of chemotherapeutics on the redox status and cell fate decisions of oligodendrocyte precursor cells (O-2A OPCs)

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Rebecca Rausch,

Rebecca Rausch

Graduate Student
Libby Lab

Role of Notch and BMP Signaling in Anterior Eye Development

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Garrick Salois,

Garrick Salois

Graduate Student
Mayer-Pröschel Lab

The effects of gestational and early life nutrient deficiency on plasticity and risk for the development of neuropsychological disorders

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David Samu, Ph.D.

David Samu Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Pasternak Lab

DavidSamu.com

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Neal Shah,

Neal Shah

Graduate Student
Noble Lab

Characterizing novel treatment methods that target the Redox-Fyn-Cbl pathway in Glioblastoma

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Shraddha Shah,

Shraddha Shah

Graduate Student
Romanski Lab

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Keshov Sharma,

Keshov Sharma

Graduate Student
First Year

Connections between the Amygdala and Prefrontal Cortex

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Anjali Sinha,

Anjali Sinha

Graduate Student
First Year

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Aleta Steevens,

Aleta Steevens

Graduate Student
Kiernan Lab

Determining the role of SOX2 in inner ear neurosensory development

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Rianne Stowell,

Rianne Stowell

Graduate Student
Majewska Lab

The role of microglia in activity-dependent cortical plasticity

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Katy Tarrit, Ph.D.

Katy Tarrit Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

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Tiziana Vercillo, Ph.D.

Tiziana Vercillo Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

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Emily Warner,

Emily Warner

Graduate Student
Padmanabhan Lab

The role of feedback projections from the hippocampus to the olfactory bulb in sensory coding

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Brendan Whitelaw,

Brendan Whitelaw

Graduate Student
First Year

Microglia in neuronal development

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Elissa Wong,

Elissa Wong

Graduate Student
Majewska Lab

Investigating the effects of early life alcohol exposure on synaptic dynamics, plasticity, and microglia in the adolescent mouse brain

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Laura Yunes-Medina,

Laura Yunes-Medina

Graduate Student
Johnson Lab

Hypoxic signaling in neurons

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Jingyuan Zhang,

Jingyuan Zhang

Graduate Student
Patricia White Lab

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Nathaniel Zuk, Ph.D.

Nathaniel Zuk Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Lalor Lab

studying how the brain encodes speech and musical rhythm

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