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SBCNY 2015 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]

2015 Summer Undergraduate Program

Sumer Undergraduate Program

Summer 2015 Program Fellows and Research Projects

  • Au, Hiu Wai

    Au, Hiu Wai

    SBCNY Mentor - Rhodora Calizo, Ravi Iyengar, PhD
    Hunter College
    Major: Chemistry
    Title: Shape constraints impact serum response factor activation in vascular smooth muscle cells

  • Edward Colombo

    Colombo, Edward

    SBCNY Mentor - Zuxin Chen, PhD
    Brooklyn College
    Major: Biology and Psychology
    Title: Smoking Cigarettes May Cause Neural Degeneration in the Human Habenula

  • Harris, Ben

    Harris, Ben

    SBCNY Mentor - Eric Sobie, PhD
    Colgate University
    Major: Biology and Computer Science
    Title: Modeling Myocyte Cable Population Behavior with GPUGPU

  • li, Lisa

    Li, Lisa

    SBCNY Mentor - Iman Tavassoly, Ravi Iyengar, PhD
    College of Staten Island
    Major: Biology
    Title: A Systems Pharmacology Framework to Target Oxidative Stress Responses in Non-Small Cell Lung

  • Rahman, Rayees

    Rahman, Rayees

    SBCNY Mentor - Avner Schlessinger, PhD
    Hunter College
    Major: Bioinformatics and Philosophy
    Title: Re-Classifying the Kinome Using Binding Sites Structural Features

  • Manhin Lam

    Titterton, Katherine L.

    SBCNY Mentor - Susana Neves, PhD
    Colgate University
    Major: Cellular Neuroscience/ Mathematical Systems Biology
    Title: PDE2 regulation of β-arrestin-signaling

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