Class of 2015

  • Eric Armour, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Child Neurology, New York Presbyterian (Columbia University)

    Dissertation title: The Role of mTOR Signaling in Neurologic Disease

  • Carrie Buchanan Moore, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, General Surgery (Duke University)

    Dissertation title:  A Biologically Informed Method for Detecting Associations with Rare Variants

  • Jeffrey Bennett, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Pedatrics, Nationwide Children's Hospital (Ohio State University)

    Dissertation title:  Developmental Pathways of Cardiac Specification

  • Courtney Campbell, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Internal Medicine (Ohio State University)

    Dissertation title:  Mechanism of Atrial Fibrillation Susceptibility Due to Mutant Potassium Channels

  • Frances Cheng, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Pediatrics (Yale University)

    Dissertation title:  Role of genome organizer Satb1 in Shh-dependent proliferation and tumorigenesis

  • Elizabeth Dong Nguyen, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Pediatrics (University of Washington)

    Dissertation title:  Structure-Based Analysis of mGluR5 Allosteric Modulators

  • Kristen Eckstrand, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Psychiatry (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center)

    Dissertation title:  Insulin Modulation of Dopamine Reward Circuitry Using Positron Emission Tomography (PET)

  • John Erickson, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Pediatrics (Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania)

    Dissertation title:  Host Immunity to Human Metapneumovirus

  • Aliya Frederick, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Child Neurology (UC San Diego)

    Dissertation title:  Genetic Dissection of the Behavioral Effects of the Dopamine SKF83959 Does Not Support the D1/D2 Heteromer Model

  • Kevin Ha, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Neurology (New York University)

    Dissertation title: A Six-channel Functional Electrical Stimulation Orthosisfor Gait Restoration in Spinal cord-injured Individuals

  • Alison Hanson, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Psychiatry (New York Presbyterian, Columbia University)

    Dissertation title:  Regulation of Canonical Wnt Signaling by Ibiquitylation

  • Jacob Kaufman, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Internal Medicine (Duke University)

    Dissertation title:  Characterization of Tumor Initiating Cells in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

  • Caroline Lai, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Urology (Vanderbilt University Medical Center)

    Dissertation title:  Blood Brain Barrier Penetration by Neurotropic Reovirus

  • Jared Tanksley, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Radiation-Oncology (Duke University)

    Dissertation title:  TGFa and TGFb in GI neoplasia

  • Nichelle Winters, M.D., Ph.D.

    Resident, Internal Medicine (Vanderbilt University Medical Center)

    Dissertation title:  Analysis of Intestinal Splanchnopleure Development