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Ahn, John
Project: Noninvasive imaging and saliva-based screening of oral cancer
Mentor: Warram, Jason

Bono, Taylor
Project: Evaluation of Apremilast for the treatment of Cystic Fibrosis Patients with DF508 Mutation
Mentor: Raju, Vamsee

Boyle, Nicholas
Project: Using HEK-293 cells as a model of lysosomal dysfunction found in progranulin knockout
Mentor: Roberson, Erik

Bryant, James
Project: Arterial Spin Labeling MRI of Brian Perfusion in Healthy Subjects on Ketamine
Mentor: Kraguljac, Nina

Cunningham, Helen
Project: Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Infection in Young Infants
Mentor: Pruitt, Christopher

Deng, Lily
Project: Comparing effects of pore sizes and shapes in an airway microfluidic device on BEC differentiation
Mentor: Guimbellot, Jennifer

Dey, Suranjana
Project: MicroRNA-145 mediation of TGF-β inhibition of CFTR in Cystic Fibrosis
Mentor: Harris, Tom

Fleisher, Sarah
Project: The effects of exosomes on fibroblasts under hyperoxic conditions
Mentor: Ambalavanan, Namasivayam

Fowler, Andrew
Project: Pharmacogenomic Profiling of Pediatric Patients on Psychotropic Medications in an ED
Mentor: Ghosh, Pallavi

Fry, Alexandra
Project: Analysis of Trypanocides in the Treatment of Chagas Patients of Pediatric Age
Mentor: Pappas, Peter

Gambril, John
Project: Retinal pigment epithelium phenotypes in donor eyes with age-related macular degeneration
Mentor: Curcio, Christine A.

Glisson, Kyle
Project: ED-to-ED Transfers: A Retrospective Analysis of Factors Influencing Early Discharge
Mentor: Wu, Chang

Hallman, Tanner
Project: Thrombophilia Evaluation and Anticoagulant Therapy in Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease
Mentor: Hilliard, Lee

Harrison, Sally
Project: Cumulative Burden of Chlamydia Infection in Young Females
Mentor: Geisler, William

Johnson, Christopher
Project: Time-of-Day-Dependent Activation of Cardiac mTOR by Branch Chain Amino Acids: Role of the Cardiomyoc
Mentor: Young, Martin

Jordan, Taylor
Project: Accuracy of iPhone Applications and the usefulness of their Pulse Oximetry readings
Mentor: Schrading, Walter

Kennedy, Emily
Project: ANF effects on Thioredoxin Reductase in Human Cell Lines
Mentor: Tipple, Trent

Lockhart, Roxanne
Project: Role of the extracellular domain of ICAM-2 in conferring a non-metastatic phenotype in neuroblastoma
Mentor: Yoon, Karina

Mainali, Bigyan
Project: Changes in access to homeless persons' health care in Birmingham Alabama from 2010 to 2013
Mentor: Kertesz, Stefan

Mehra, Natasha
Project: Daily Immune Monitoring in Patients with Myalgic Encephalitis /Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Mentor: Younger. Jared

Neilson, Jon
Project: THI's and their role in AhR ligandsw
Mentor: Martin, Colin

NeSmith, Andrew
Project: Assessment of HNE Cells as Predictive Biomarkers of Clinical Response to CFTR Modulators
Mentor: Solomon, George Martin

Oglesby, Kacie
Project: Seroprevalence of CMV in Mothers
Mentor: Ross, Shannon

Peña Garcia, Jaime
Project: Synergistic Effects between Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regular (CFTR) Potentiators
Mentor: Woodworth, Bradford A.

Reeder, Charles
Project: Blocking Screw Fixation in Distal Tibia Fractures Treated with Intramedullary Nailing
Mentor: Quade, Jon H.

Schmitt, Barrie
Project: Viability of human monocyte-derived macrophages infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Mentor: Steyn, Adrie

Schoel, Leah
Project: Atrioventricular Canal Current Era: Is the Nunn Technique Actually Superior?
Mentor: Kirkland, James

Thomas, Caitlin
Project: The Role of Notch Signaling in Facilitating Cutaneous Wound Healing
Mentor: King, Timothy

Wall, Kevin
Project: Effects of hydrocortisone infusion on infection rate after cardiopulmonary bypass
Mentor: Borasino, Santiago

Weeks, Christopher
Project: Controlled Ciprofloxacin and Ivacaftor Delivery via Sinus Stent
Mentor: Cho, Do -Yeon