MS 1

Rose Caston

Rose Caston

Title:  MS1

Hometown:  Salt Lake City, UT

Undergraduate Institution:  Dartmouth University

Undergraduate Major:  Bioengineering

MD-PhD Phase:  Medical Student Year 1

Clinical/Research Interests:  Surgery/Bioengineering

Personal Interests/Hobbies: Mountain biking, skiing, and ice cream cake 

Michelle Culbertson

Michelle Culbertson

Hometown:  Tempe, AZ

Undergraduate Institution:  Arizona State University

Undergraduate Major:  Biochemistry

MD-PhD Phase:  Medical Student Year 1

Clinical/Research Interests:  Evolutionary biology, immunology, cancer, infectious disease 

Personal Interests/Hobbies:  Traveling, hiking, and chocolate 

Katy Gillis

Katy Gillis

Hometown:  Silver Spring, MD

Undergraduate Institution:  St. Edward's University

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  Medical Student Year 1

Clinical/Research Interests:  Oncology, cancer epidemiology

Personal Interests/Hobbies:  Swimming, running, climbing, Chick fil-a

William Tang

William Tang

Hometown:  San Jose, CA

Undergraduate Institution:  University of California-San Diego

Undergraduate Major:  Biochemistry and Cell Biology

MD-PhD Phase:  Medical Student Year 1

Chad VanSant-Webb

Chad VanSant-Webb

Hometown:  Las Vegas, NV

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Utah

Undergraduate Major:  Biology

Graduate Major:  Public Health

MD-PhD Phase:  Medical Student Year 1

Clinical/Research Interests:  RNA processing, Splicing, Genomic Analysis, WGS, Clonal Hematopoeisis of Indeterminate Prognosis (CHIP), Leukemia

Personal Interests/Hobbies:  Hiking, Photography, Cooking, Baking, Gardening, Dogs

Ashley Zachery

Ashley Zachery

Hometown:  Bethesda, MD

Undergraduate Institution:  University of Maryland-College Park

Undergraduate Major:  Biochemistry, Biology: Neurobiology and Physiology

MD-PhD Phase:  Medical Student Year 1