Fourth Cohort 2010 -2012

Kacie (Allen) Blackman

HOMETOWN: Bakersfield, CA

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Howard University, Human Performance

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Translational Obesity Research Program, Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, & Exercise Biochemistry

IMSD MENTOR: Paul Estabrooks & Jamie Zoellner

CURRENT POSITION: Research Analyst/Epidemiologist, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

Bianca Baker

HOMETOWN: Portsmouth, VA

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Virginia Tech, Biology/Immunology

LABNAME & DEPARTMENT: Laboratory of Innate Immunity and Inflammation, Biology Dept.

IMSD ADVISOR: Dr. Liwu Li

CURRENT POSITION: Virginia Commonwealth University Center on Health Disparities

Jordan Booker

HOMETOWN: Roanoke, VA

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Virginia Tech, Developmental and Biological Psychology

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Social Development Lab/Child Study Center, Developmental and Biological Psychology

IMSD MENTOR: Julie Dunsmore, Ph.D.

CURRENT POSITION: Postdoctoral Fellow, Emory University

Stephanie Kusano

HOMETOWN: Centreville, VA

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Virginia Tech, Mechanical Engineering

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Engineering Education

IMSD ADVISOR: Dr. Clay Gabler

CURRENT POSITION: Assessment & Evaluation Postdoctoral Research Associate at University of Michigan's Center for Research on Learning and Teaching  

Tristan Hayes

HOMETOWN: Portsmouth, VA

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Virginia Commonwealth University, BS Bioinformatics (VCU), Biology

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Dr. Chris Lawrence Lab, Biology

IMSD ADVISOR: Dr. Chris Lawrence

CURRENT POSITION: Graduate Student, Virginia Tech

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