Ashley Anderson

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Current Program Year: Grad 4
Current Student, Program in Biomedical Sciences, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine
M.D./Ph.D. Program Students, School of Medicine
Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences Students, School of Medicine


Research Interests: Cancer biology, pediatric neuro-oncology, image analysis

Education and training

B.S., 2015, University of Portland

Memberships and associations:

  • American Medical Womens Association

Additional information

Honors and awards

ARCS Scholar Award, 2020


Selected publications

Ouyang X, Barling AN, Lesch A, Tyner J, Choonoo G, Zheng C, Jeng S, West T, Clayburgh D, Courtneidge S, McWeeney S, Kulesz-Martin M. Induction of anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) as a novel mechanism of EGFR inhibitor resistance in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma patient-derived models. Cancer Biology & Therapy, June 2018.

Kulesz-Martin M, Ouyang X, Barling AN, Gallegos JR, Liu Y, Medler T. Multistage Carcinogenesis: Cell and Animal Models. Comprehensive Toxicology, January 2017.

Thompson JR, Valleau JC, Barling AN, Franco JG, DeCapo M, Bagley J, Sullivan EL. Exposure to a high fat diet during early development programs offspring behavior by impairing the central serotonergic system in juvenile nonhuman primates. Frontiers in Endocrinology, July 2017.

Liu Y, Wang Z, De La Torre R, Barling AN, Tsujikawa T, Hornick N, Hanifin J, Simpson E, Wang Y, Swanzey E, Wortham A, Ding H, Coussens L, Kulesz-Martin M. Trim32 deficiency enhances Th2 immunity and predisposes to features of atopic dermatitis. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, Oct 2016.