Third Cohort 2009 - 2011

Frank Criscione, Jr.

HOMETOWN: North Bergen, NJ

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Penn State University, Biochemistry

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Dr. Zhijian Tu, Biochemistry

IMSD MENTOR: Zhijian Tu

CURRENT POSITION: Postdoctoral Research Assistant, University of Maryland

Shernita Lee

HOMETOWN: Birmingham, Alabama

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Alabama State University, Mathematics

LABNAME & DEPARTMENT: Dr. Reinhard Laubenbacher lab (Department of Mathematics and Virginia Bioinformatics Institute)

IMSD ADVISOR: Dr. Reinhard Laubenbacher

CURRENT POSITION: Fellow at SPIRE Postdoctoral Research Program

Elaine Okanyene Nsoesie

HOMETOWN: Cameroon

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: University of Maryland, College Park (BS), Virginia Tech (MS):Bioinformatics

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Dr. Madhav Marathe, GBCB

IMSD MENTOR: Dr. Madhav Marathe

CURRENT POSITION: Assistant Professor of Global Health at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington

Mary Richter

HOMETOWN: Blacksburg, VA

UNDERGRAD & MAJOR: Virginia Tech, Biology and Animal Science

LAB NAME & DEPARTMENT: Adelman Lab, Department of Entomology

IMSD ADVISOR: Zach Adelman

CURRENT POSITION: Postdoctoral Associate at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

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