SBCNY Fellow Spotlights
Johnson Ho Johnson Ho, City College of New York, Biomedical Engineering major, received the 2011 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and was selected as the 2011-2012 Valedictorian of the Grove School of Engineering. Johnson was a summer 2009 SBCNY Fellow who worked under the mentorship of Kevin Costa (MSSM, Department of Medicine) on a project titled: Post-Infarction Left Ventricular Remodeling and the Law of Laplace.
[Project] [CCNY News]
Jayanth Krishnan Sara Wildstein from Queens College (Class of 2010), was one of the recipients of the 2010 Jonas E. Salk Scholarship. She is currently a medical student at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Under the mentorship of SBCNY Investigator Eric Sobie during the summer of 2009, Sara's project was titled: Computational modeling of 'leaky' ryanodine receptors and triggered arrhythmias in heart cells.
[Project] [2010 Salk Scholars]

Summer 2009 Undergraduate Program Fellows and Research Projects

Alisa Agafonova

Agafonova, Alisa (SBCNY Mentor: Azi Lipshtat, PhD)
City College of New York
Major: Physics
Title: Stochastic Effects in Polymerization Dynamics
Abstract | Poster

Johnson Ho

Ho, Johnson (SBCNY Mentor: Kevin Costa, PhD)
City College of New York
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Title: Post-Infarction Left Ventricular Remodeling and the Law of Laplace
Abstract | Poster

Kathleen McGovern

McGovern, Kathleen (SBCNY Mentor: Eric Sobie, PhD)
Hunter College
Major: Physics & Mathematics
Concentrations: Biophysics & Quantitative Biology
Title: Mathematical approaches to understand changes in cardiac action potential morphology caused by non-specific drugs
Abstract | Poster

Pamela Sanchez

Sanchez, Pamela (SBCNY Mentor: Simon Hardy, PhD)
Queens College
Major: Mathematics
Title: A Spatial Model of ERK Nuclear Translocation
Abstract | Poster

Mariola Szenk

Szenk, Mariola (SBCNY Mentor: Avi Ma'ayan, PhD)
Hunter College
Major: Bioinformatics & Economics
Title: PathwayGenerator2: Automated Visualization of Signaling Pathways using Flash and ActionScript 3
Abstract 1 | Poster 1 Abstract 2 | Poster 2

Sara Wildstein

Wildstein, Sara (SBCNY Mentor: Eric Sobie, PhD)
Queens College
Major: Art History
Honors in Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Title: Computational modeling of 'leaky' ryanodine receptors and triggered arrhythmias in heart cells
Abstract | Poster

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