PhD-Thesis

Lorne Hofstetter

Lorne Hofstetter

Hometown:  Boise, ID

Undergraduate Institution:  Princeton University; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Undergraduate Major:  Astrophysical Sciences

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Bioengineering

Clinical Interest: Radiology Research

Thomas Huffaker

Thomas Huffaker

Hometown:  Pocatello, ID

Undergraduate Institution:  Idaho State University

Undergraduate Major:  Microbiology/Spanish

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Microbiology and Immunology

PhD Advisor: Ryan O'Connell

Clinical/Research Interests: Internal Medicine

 

Nate Krah

Nate Krah

Hometown:  Bradenton, FL

Undergraduate Institution:  Bowdoin College

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Human Genetics

PhD Advisor: L. Charles Murtaugh, PhD

Research Description: My research focuses on the initiation and progression of pancreatic cancer. We are investigating pathways that synergize with an activating mutation in the Kras oncogene to promote the progression of pancreatic cancer.

 

Edwin Lin

Edwin Lin

Hometown:  Monterey Park, CA

Undergraduate Institution:  UC Davis

Undergraduate Major:  Biochemistry

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Human Genetics

PhD Advisor: Mark Yandell, PhD

Tim Mulvihill

Tim Mulvihill

Hometown:  Tiburon, CA

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Utah

Undergraduate Major:  Biological Chemistry and Economics

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Oncological Sciences

Clinical/Research Interest: Hematology/Oncology

Jackson Richards

Jackson Richards

Hometown:  Salt Lake City, UT

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Utah

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Oncological Sciences

PhD Advisor: Dean Li, MD, PhD

John Michael Sanchez

John Michael Sanchez

Hometown:  Torrance, CA

Undergraduate Institution:  California State University - Los Angeles

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Pathology

PhD Advisor: Robert Fujinami, PhD

Amanda Truong

Amanda Truong

Hometown:  Ogden, UT

Undergraduate Institution:  Weber State University

Undergraduate Major:  Zoology

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Oncological Sciences

PhD Advisor: Martin McMahon, PhD

Jared Wallace

Jared Wallace

Hometown:  Grand Junction, CO

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Utah

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Microbiology and Immunology

PhD Advisor: Ryan O'Connell, PhD

 

Bradley Weaver

Bradley Weaver

Hometown:  Salt Lake City, UT

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Utah

Undergraduate Major:  Biology, Cell and Molecular

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Oncological Sciences

PhD Advisor: Brad Cairns, PhD

Jacob Winter

Jacob Winter

Hometown:  Salt Lake City, UT

Undergraduate Institution:  Westminster College

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Biochemistry

PhD Advisor: Jared Rutter, PhD

Guang Yang

Guang Yang

Hometown:  San Diego, CA

Undergraduate Institution:  University of California - San Diego

Undergraduate Major:  Physiology & Neuroscience

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Neuroscience

PhD Advisor: Oleksandr (Alex) Shcheglovitov, PhD

Brian Zenger

Brian Zenger

Hometown:  Salt Lake City, UT

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Utah

Undergraduate Major:  Bioengineering

MD-PhD Phase:  PhD-Thesis

PhD Department/Program: Bioengineering

PhD Advisor: Rob MacLeod, PhD