CTSTP 2022 CohortThe annual CCTS Clinical and Translational Science Training Program (CTSTP) began on January 5th, with a cohort of 27 participants. The program is led by Dr. Bertha Hidalgo and convenes weekly until June to provide participants with more than 50 hours of didactic and interactive instruction in clinical and translational science competencies. The CCTS is proud to introduce the following 2022 CTSTP cohort members:

Investigator Name

Department/ Division

Monica Abdul-Chani


Abdulaziz Almutairi

Cell, Developmental & Integrative Biology

Kristy Broman

Surgery / General Surgery Oncology Section

Liyun Cao

Pathology / Laboratory Medicine

Alfredo Francisco Covele

Research (Mozambique)

Sara Davis

Nursing / Maternal Child Health (Univ. South Alabama)

Christy Foster

Pediatrics / Endocrinology & Diabetes

Mackenzie Fowler

Medicine / Hematology & Oncology

Keonte Graves

Medicine / Infectious Diseases

Hope Gray

Administration Health Services

Mohini Gunnett

Pediatrics / Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine

Katherine Herbert

Hematology & Oncology (Tulane Univ.)

Natalie Hohmann

Pharmacy Practice (Auburn Univ.)

Hansol Im


Lesley Jackson

Medicine / Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology

Ashwini Katre

Obstetrics & Gynecology / Gynecologic Oncology

Muhammad Khan

Medicine / Nephrology

Xingsheng Li

Medicine / Urology

Cyril Nyankerh

Vision Sciences

Trisha Parekh

Medicine / Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Ashleigh Riegler

Pathology / Laboratory Medicine

John Roveda

Radiation Oncology

Hae Sagong

Nursing (Auburn Univ.)

Coreen Schwartzlow

Neurology / Neuromuscular Division

Leslie Simms

Pediatrics / Sparks Center For Development & Learning Disorders

Christopher Veale

Radiation Oncology

Griffin Wright

Physiology & Cell Biology (Univ. South Alabama)