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2011 OSLER TL1 Trainees

2011 OSLER TL1 Year-Long Trainees

 

Autumn Fletcher, School of Medicine, PhD Program in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences (PMCB)

Mentor: Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD, Assistant Professor, Molecular and Medical Genetics

Research Project: A survey of patients with deficiencies in mitochondrial trifunctional protein

Annika Giesbrecht, School of Medicine, MD/MPH program

Mentor: Thomas Becker, MD, PhD, Professor, Public Health and Preventive Medicine


Research Project: Prevalence and Predictors of Colorectal Cancer Screening Among American Indian and Alaska Native People in the Pacific Northwest Tribes: A BRFSS Project 2009-2010

James McCormack, School of Medicine, PhD Biomedical Informatics program

Mentor: Joan Ash, Professor and Vice-Chair¸ Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology

Research Project: A Comparison of Clinical Laboratory Practices for Cross-Organizational Exchange of Electronic Test Results: Exploring the Barriers and Facilitators in Office, Hospital, and Commercial Labs

 Tamara Olenyik, School of Medicine, PhD Program in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences (PMCB)

Mentor:Buddy Ullman, PhD, Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Research Project: In Vivo Evaluation of Genetic and Pharmacological Targeting of the Leishmania donovani Polyamine Biosynthetic

 

2011 OSLER TL1 Short-Term (summer)Trainees


Brandon Dyer, School of Medicine, MD program 

Mentor: Wayne Zundel, PhD, Assistant Professor and Division Director, Molecular Radiation and Cancer Biology 

Research Project: Mapping the hypoxic/ischemic phosphoproteome in non-small cell lung cancer development.

Michael Layoun, School of Medicine, MD program 

Mentor: Peter Kurre, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Cell & Developmental Biology

Research Project:  FLT-3-ITD-containing microvesicles as an AML biomarker.

Kassi Kronfeld, School of Medicine, MD program 

Mentor: Justin Cetas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery

Research Project: The role of p450 eicosanoids in delayed microvascular spasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage.

Jia Ooi, School of Dentistry, DMD program  

Mentors: John Engle, DDS, FADM, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Dentistry and Curt Machida, PhD, Professor, Integrative Biosciences and Pediatric Dentistry

Research Project: Differential attachment of mutans streptococci genetic strains to restorative materials in crowns in pediatric dental patients.

Michael Ryan, School of Medicine, MD program 

Mentor: Erik Fromme, Associate Professor, Medicine, Radiation Medicine and Nursing; Assistant Director, center for Ethics in Health Care; Medical Director, OHSU Palliative Medicine & Comfort Care Team

Research Project: Drivers of quality of life decreases in head and neck radiotherapy patients.

David Simmons, School of Medicine, MD program 

Mentor: Todd Korthius, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Medicine and Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Research Project: Improving care for methamphetamine dependence and HIV.

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