Summer interns & Research Festival

The summer research program poster day showcases work by the interns in different programs – including NSIP. Erika Carmody (NSIP) explains her poster. Here Charan Ravikumar (NSIP) is presenting his poster to attentive grad students Pictures from the interns Erika […]

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Welcome to our Sidwell Friends Interns !

We welcome Olivia Dietrich and Hannah Hoffman from the Sidwell Friends School in Washington DC as our High School Summer interns. Our high schoolers typically get a crash course in pipetting and lab skills – and then get to run […]

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The Summer Group Photo and Potluck Day !

Summer is a busy time in the lab – when in addition to the regular lab members we have interns, visitors, rotations students etc. So the BIG group photo (when the lab can inflate to 2-3 times its normal size) […]

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Welcome to Carly Blair !

Carly Blair joins the lab after completing her BS in Molecular Genetics from the University of Rochester !

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The Local Carribean

A new Carribean restaurant (Carribean Dynasty), opened up across the street from the lab. So Farrah & Adedola organized a quick visit with some of the lab people to evaluate 🙂

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Congrats to Liz !! Best Poster at UMGCC Cancer retreat !

AAyyy – Elizabeth Hill wins the Best Poster Award at the UMSOM Cancer Retreat for the 2nd year running !! Way to go, Liz !!

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Welcome to Farah Ammar !

We welcome Farah Ammar to the lab. Farah is a Masters student from Sorbonne University in Paris, France and she will be completing a research semester with us towards her thesis project.

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Welcome Adedola for her GPILS Lab Rotation !

Welcome to Adedola Adebamowo for her Laboratory rotation. Adedola is a 1st year Graduate Student in the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology program of the Graduate School at UMSOM (GPILS).

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Budhaditya Chatterjee joins the lab

Welcome Budhaditya to the lab ! Budha is a computational Immunologist with a Ph.D. in Systems Biology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT, Delhi). He comes to us from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc, Bangalore) where he completed […]

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Maxine Atuheirwe Joins the lab !

We welcome Maxine to the lab ! Maxine Atuheirwe joins us as a Research Fellow. Maxine completed her Masters in Immunology from Makerere University in Uganda and was part of training fellowships from NIH (Fogarty International Center) and the London […]

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Homecoming 2022 : Visit by our Alums

Despite all the challenges of the pandemic and a snowstorm on the east coast, some of our Alumni made it to the lab reunion (either in person or as cardboard cutouts :-). So great to see everyone from near and […]

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Welcome Katrina Gorga to the lab !!

Katrina Gorga Katrina joins the lab as a Lab assistant trainee after working at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore.

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Lab at the 2022 GPILS Award ceremony

The Hills: Liz with Thomas The UMSOM Graduate Program’s 2022 awards featured Liz & Nevil (from the lab) and an additional member of the department : Joao Pedra. See full presentation at the GPILS site : 2022 Awards. Zach, Liz, […]

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Welcome Crystal Stinson to the lab !!

Crystal Stinson Crystal joins the lab as a Laboratory assistant after completing her training with the BioTechnical Institute (BTI)‘s BioStart program.

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Congrats to the 2022 GPILS Award Winners !

The lab has two winners this year : Elizabeth Hill (PhD Scholar of the Year) and Nevil Singh (Teacher of the year) – in addition. our Alumni, Allie Gerber is the Biochemistry Department’s nominee for the Thesis of the Year.

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