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SBCNY 2008 Summer Program

SBCNY Fellow Spotlights
Jayanth Krishnan Roy Song, currently enrolled in the PhD program at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, is the first author of a study published in the journal PNAS, titled "ERK Regulation of Phosphodiesterase 4 Enhances Dopamine-stimulated AMPA Receptor Membrane Insertion".
Jayanth Krishnan Jayanth Krishnan, currently enrolled in the Accelerated Physician-Scientist Program (BS/MD) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Albany Medical College, is a recipient of a 2011 Davidson Scholarship. Jay, who conducted research under the mentorship of SBCNY Investigator Avi Ma'ayan, was the winner in the Engineering category at the Westchester Science and Engineering Fair (WESEF). His project was selected as one of the top eight overall projects which earned him a trip to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF).
[Project] [Davidson Fellow Bio] [Putnam Examiner Article]
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]

2008 Summer Undergraduate Program

Sumer Undergraduate Program

Summer 2008 Program Fellows and Research Projects

  • Fejza Bala

    Fejza Bala

    SBCNY Mentor - Susana Neves, PhD
    New York City College of Technology
    Major: Chemical Technology
    Title: Regulation of Dopamine-stimulated cAMP by RGS20

  • Alison Goldberg

    Alison Goldberg

    SBCNY Mentor - Noel Goddard, PhD
    Hunter College
    Major: Psychology (Pre-med concentration)
    Minor: Sociology
    Title: A High-Throughput, Synthetic Biology Approach to the Study of Eukaryotic Gene Regulation

  • Ona Liu

    Ona Liu

    SBCNY Mentors - Eric Sobie, PhD
    City College of New York
    Major: Biochemistry and Asian Studies
    Title: Calcium Leakage from SR Ryanodine Receptors

  • Preet Minhas

    Preet Minhas

    SBCNY Mentor - Eric Sobie, PhD
    City College of New York
    Major: Biomedical Engineering
    Title: Parameter Sensitivity in a Model of the Ventricular Action Potential: Visualizing a Multi-Dimensional Conductance Space

  • Anastasia Sagalovitch

    Anastasia Sagalovitch

    SBCNY Mentor - Avi Ma'ayan, PhD
    Baruch College
    Major: Computer Information Systems
    Minor: Political Science
    Title: Modeling of the Road Coloring Problem using Cell-Cell Communication and a Microfluidic Device

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