Douglas, Hannah 
Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS 
Major: Biomedical Engineering 
Project: The Deficiency of ALOX5 Leads to Amplified Cardiorenal Inflammation In Acute Heart Failure Post-Myocardial Infarction
Mentor: Ganesh Halade (ganeshhalade@uabmc.edu)

Goodall, Grace  
Williams College, Williams, MA  
Major: Biology and Anthropology
Project: Biology & Anthropology
Mentor: Ceren Yara (cyarar@uab.edu)

Harpine, Courtnee
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Major: Exercise Science
Project: A Retrospective Data Collection of the Internal Fracture Fixation of Long Bones with the Stryker Plating System
Mentor: Sara J. Gould (sgould@uabmc.edu)

Jeon, Minhee
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Major: Biology
Project:  Exploring the Autophagy Lysosome Pathway fo Potential Biomarkers of Neurocognitive 
Mentor: John J. Shaka (johnshacka@uabmc.edu)

Kittrell, Carolyn 
Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS 
Major: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Project: The Influence of CD4+ T Cell Depletion on the Development of HIV-1 Envelope Specific Antibodies 
Mentor: James J Kobie (jjkobie@uabmc.edu

Lindon, Scotti  
Xavier University, New Orleans, LA  
Major: Biology
Project: Mapping of Spactial Pattern of TBX1 and TBX5 to Determine the Cause of Congenital Heart Defects in Mice 
Mentor: Jianbo Wang (j18wang@uab.edu)


Lipari, Natalie 
SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY 
Major: Psychology 
Project: TRelationnships between White Matter Microstructure, Neurochemistry, And Conditioned Fear Responses in Posttraumatic Stress
Mentor: David Knight (knightdc@uab.edu)

McCardell, Ronisha   
Dillard University, New Orleans, LA   
Major: Biology
Project:
Mentor: Serra A. Rosa (rserra@uab.edu)

McCloy, Meredith   
University of Massachusetts, Amherst,  Amherst, MA   
Major: Psychology - Neuroschience 
Project: Targeting Skeletal Muscle with Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) to Improve Fiber Type Distribution and Size in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
Mentor: Yacoubian, Talene (tyacoubian@uabmc.edu

Norwood, Chelsey   
Spelman College, Atlanta, GA   
Major: Biology and Anthropology
Project: Investigation of amyloid beta plaque accumulation in the hippocampi of transgenic miceeting Skeletal Muscle with Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) to Improve Fiber Type Distribution and Size in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
Mentor: Karen Gamble (klgamble@uab.edu)

Primeaux, Austin   
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA   
Major: Biochemistry
Project: Fox01-Activated CD36 Transcription Swittches Arteriolar Differentiation of Endothelial Cells 
Mentor: Bin Ren (bren@uabmc.edu)

Ransom, Alleyah   
Claflin College,  Orangeburg, SC  
Major: Biochemistry
Project: Examining the Use of Complementary and Integrative Health Approaches among African American and White Adults with Heart Failure in the Deep South 
Mentor: Kristen Allen-Watts (krallen@uab.edu)

Scheinost, Ashlyn   
McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA   
Major: Biology
Project: The Relationship Between Adolescent Obesity and Depression
Mentor: Li Y Li  (liyli@uabmc.edu)

Suppa, Evan   
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH   
Major: Biology
Project: Targeting Skeletal Muscle with Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) to Improve Fiber Type Distribution and Size in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
Mentor: Kirk Habegger (kirkhabegger@uabmc.edu)

Terry, Dava (Mackensie)  
Spring Hill College, Mobile, AL   
Major: Biochemistry
Project: The Role of beta-Hydroxybutyrate in Gucagon Receptor Stimulated Food Intake Suppression in Dio mice 
Mentor: Jane Allendorfer (allendjb@uab.edu


SIBS-UPS (Undergraduate Pathology Scholars)

Garrison, Braden

Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS    
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Project: Lipid Peroxidation Signaling is Critical for C2C12 Myoblast Differentiation 
Mentor: Namakkal Soorappan Rajasekaran (rajnsr@uab.edu)

Deshazor-Burnett, Lexis
North Carolina A&T State University Greensboro, North Carolina   
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Project: The Role of ATG7 in Vascular Smoth Muscle Cell Calcification 
Mentor: Yabing Chen (ybchen@uab.edu)


(Mcnair Scholar)

Gann, Alex,   

Lee University,  Cleveland, TN   
Major: Biochemistry
Project: Relationship Between Vestibular Dysfunction and Fatigue in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis 
Mentor: Jennifer Braswell Christy (jbraswell@uab.edu)