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2016 CHM Summer Research Scholarship Winners

 

The MSU College of Human Medicine Office of Research is proud to announce the summer research scholarship WINNERS for 2016!

Click below for the list of winners...

ONCOLOGY AWARDS funded through the Helen and Verne Beilfuss Endowment, the Ruth A. McIlnay Trust Fund, and the Barbara J. Guthrie/Gale Sanborn Endowment Fund)

Connor Greer (mentor Andre Bachmann PhD, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, MSU-CHM, Grand Rapids, MI)

Adam Kudirka (mentor Andre Bachmann PhD, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, MSU-CHM, Grand Rapids, MI)

Jason Nosrati (mentor Kenneth Wong, MD, Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles)

Ben Nicholson (mentor Patrick Grohar, MD/PhD, Center for Cancer and Cell Biology, Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, MI)

Mukti Patel (mentor Ira Seth Winer, MD/PhD, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI)

  

NEUROLOGY AWARD (funded through the funded through the Keenan Joseph Marshall Endowed Research Fund)

Trista Rosing (mentor Todd Vitaz, MD, Neurosurgery, Spectrum Health Medical Group, Grand Rapids, MI)  

 

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION (MSUFCU) DEAN'S CHOICE AWARD FOR NEUROLOGY RESEARCH (funded through the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) Dean’s Choice Award)

Emmanuella Joseph (mentor Muhammad Farooq, MD, Hauenstein Neurosciences Center, Mercy Health Saint  Mary’s, Grand Rapids, MI)

 

BREAST CANCER AWARD (funded through the Maureen K. Burrill Memorial Fund for Breast Cancer Research)

Leyu Chiu (mentor Chengfeng Yang, MD/PhD, Department of Physiology, MSU, East Lansing, MI)

 

INNOVATION AWARDS (funded through the MSU-CHM Fund for Innovation)

Josh VanderWall (mentor Ramaswamy Premkumar, Comprehensive Rural Health Project, Jamkhed, Maharashtra State, India)

Haidang Nguyen (mentor Refilwe Nancy Phaswana-Mafuya, PhD, Directoor, SAHARA, Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa)

Megan Masten, Andrea Kubicki, Kirsten Salmela, Reena Pullukat, Haben Debessai (mentor Samera Qureshi, MD/PhD, the Norwegian Centre for Minority Health Research (NAKMI), Oslo, Norway

Rohit Nallani (mentor Richard Martin, MD, Department of Medicine, MSU-CHM, Grand Rapids, MI)

Joseph Perosky (mentor Jody Lori, PhD, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and County Health Department, Bong County, Liberia)