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Cristene Gilbert
Lab Alumni

Cristene Gilbert

Zebrafish Facility Manager 2020-2021 Laboratory Technician at Flavorman

Tyler Sullivan
Lab Alumni

Tyler Sullivan

KBRIN Undergraduate Researcher 2019 PMSRF PharmD Researcher 2021 PharmD Candidate, University of Kentucky

Henry Moore
Lab Alumni

Henry Moore

PMSRF Researcher, 2021 Senior Executive Lab Tech, 2018-2020 Undergraduate Researcher, 2016-2018 Medical Student, University of Kentucky

Anna Cox
Lab Alumni

Anna Cox

Lab Technician 2019-2021 Medical Student at the University of Kentucky

Meghan Haney
Lab Alumni

Meghan Haney

PhD Graduate Student (2017-2021) Medical Student at the University of Kentucky  

Alyse Ptacek
Lab Alumni

Alyse Ptacek

Undergraduate Researcher 2019-2021 PhD Program at UC Santa Barbara

Mary Wimsett
Lab Alumni

Mary Wimsett

Lab Technician 2019-2021 Clinical Trial Coordinator at CCHMC

Lucas Tomko
Lab Alumni

Lucas Tomko

Post-doctoral Scholar (2020-2021)

Abby Hill
Lab Alumni

Abby Hill

Undergraduate Researcher (2020-2021)

Min Wei
Lab Alumni

Min Wei

PhD Graduate Student (2016-2020) Research Faculty at Guangdong Pharmaceutical University

Dylan Rivas
Lab Alumni

Dylan Rivas

Master's in Medical Sciences (2018-2020) Research Technician at University of Kentucky

Sanaa Kahloon
Lab Alumni

Sanaa Kahloon

High School Researcher (2019-2020) Undergraduate at Harvard University

Stephen Dockins
Lab Alumni

Stephen Dockins

Laboratory Technician/Masters Student (2016-2019) DO Student at Ohio University

Rachel Sieg Guzman
Lab Alumni

Rachel Sieg Guzman

Masters Student (2016-2018) Independent Consultant/Broader Impacts Consultant

Ashley Gumm
Lab Alumni

Ashley Gumm

Laboratory Technician (2016-2017) Grossing Technician at P&C Laboratories

Maya Cleveland
Lab Alumni

Maya Cleveland

Undergraduate Researcher (2015-2018) Masters in Medical Sciences Student at the University of Kentucky  

Hallie Hensley
Lab Alumni

Hallie Hensley

Undergraduate Researcher (2016-2018) Dental Student at the University of Louisville

Sydney Lammers
Lab Alumni

Sydney Lammers

Undergraduate Researcher (2106-2018) Medical Student at The Ohio State University

Kristin O’Leary
Lab Alumni

Kristin O’Leary

Undergraduate Researcher (2016-2019) PhD Candidate in Toxicology/Cancer Biology at the University of Kentucky

Bradley Wilson
Lab Alumni

Bradley Wilson

Undergraduate Researcher (2018-2019) Medical Student at the University of Cincinnati

Shea Hausman
Lab Alumni

Shea Hausman

High School Researcher (2016-2018) Undergrad at Harvard University

Jessica Blackburn
Principal Investigator

Jessica Blackburn

BS: Biochemistry, Centre College PhD: Biochemistry, Dartmouth Medical School Post-doctoral: Harvard University Email: jsblackburn@uky.edu Phone: (859) 323-9770 Twitter: @TheBlackburnLab

Yelena Chernyavskaya
Scientist

Yelena Chernyavskaya

PhD: Zoology, Colorado State University Post-doctoral: Mount Sinai Hospital Post-doctoral: NYU Abu Dhabi Email: ych354@uky.edu

Sergei Revskoy
Scientist

Sergei Revskoy

MD: Pavlov Medical University PhD: Oncology, Petrov Research Institute Post-doctoral: University of Pennsylvania Email: srevskoy@uky.edu

Shilpa Sampathi
Scientist

Shilpa Sampathi

PhD: Molecular Biology, Washington State University Post-doctoral: Vanderbilt University Email: shilpa.sampathi@uky.edu  

Trace Jolly
Graduate Student

Trace Jolly

BS: Biology, Wingate University Email: jeffery.jolly@uky.edu

Viral Oza
Graduate Student

Viral Oza

BA: Biochemistry, Biophysics, & Molecular Biology, Whitman College MEng: Biomedical Engineering Email:voza@uky.edu

Caroline Smith
Graduate Student

Caroline Smith

BS: Biology, Bellarmine University Email: caroline.smith2@uky.edu Caroline's LinkedIn and CV Twitter: @CarolineN_Smith

Shaw Powell
Laboratory Technician

Shaw Powell

BA: Art Education, Eastern Kentucky University MS: Medical Sciences, University of Kentucky Email: shaw.powell@uky.edu

Izzy Snyder
Laboratory Technician

Izzy Snyder

BS: Biology and Asian Studies, Furman College MS: Forensic Toxicology and Analytical Genetics, University of Kentucky Email: isabel.snyder1@uky.edu  

Corey Edwards
Laboratory Technician

Corey Edwards

BS: Biology, University of Kentucky Email: corey.edwards@uky.edu

Beppy Badgett
Lab Alumni

Beppy Badgett

(Summer 2021) Furman University Email: elizabeth.badgett@uky.edu

Eva Aldarondo
Undergraduate Researcher

Eva Aldarondo

Spanish Major Email: eva.aldarondo@uky.edu

Kenan Flores
Undergraduate Researcher

Kenan Flores

Biology Major Email: kenan.flores@uky.edu

Andrea Hernandez
Undergraduate Researcher

Andrea Hernandez

Biology Major Markey STRONG Program Email: andreaherndz@uky.edu

Ruby Mason
Lab Alumni

Ruby Mason

University of Louisville, Neuroscience Major KY INBRE Summer Program (Summer 2021) Email: ruby.mason@uky.edu

Alexia Shamaeizadeh
Lab Alumni, Undergraduate Researcher

Alexia Shamaeizadeh

Human Nutrition Major Markey's ACTION Program Email: avsh225@uky.edu

Reagan Knight
Undergraduate Researcher

Reagan Knight

Agricultural and Biomedical Sciences Major Email: reagan.knight@uky.edu

Reagan Smith
Lab Alumni

Reagan Smith

Agricultural and Medical Biotechnology Major UK Chellgren Center Fellow Email: reagan.smith@uky.edu

Isabella Spielmann
Lab Alumni

Isabella Spielmann

Colorado School of Mines, Chemical Engineering Major High School Researcher (2018-2021) Email: isp222@uky.edu  

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