Summer Student Program Poster Day Winners

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Summer Research Internship Program Poster Day!!! We would like to thank all of the participants, mentors, laboratory and office personnel, and the judges for a successful summer internship program!

High school Category

1st place:   

Manal Malik

Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies
Mentors: Drs. Tung-Sung (Sam) Tseng and Hui-Yi Lin
Dept. of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences
LSUHSC School of Public Health

2nd place (tie):

Kyron Summers

St. Augustine High School
Mentor: Dr. Arnold Zea
Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology, & Parasitology
LSUHSC School of Medicine

Ann Byerley

Mandeville High School
Mentor: Dr. Martin Ronis
Dept. of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
LSUHSC School of Medicine

3rd place (tie):

Sara Saak

Mt. Carmel Academy
Mentors: Drs. Michael Norman and Pinki Prasad
Human Development Center and Children’s Hospital of New Orleans
School of Allied Health and School of Medicine

Melissa Berner

St. Mary’s Dominican High School
Mentor: Dr. Scott Edwards
Dept. of Physiology
LSUHSC School of Medicine
 

Undergraduate Category

1st place:

Ryan Hoffman

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Mentor: Dr. Patricia Molina
Dept. of Physiology
LSUHSC School of Medicine

2nd place (tie): 

Laura Carrasquilla

University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Mentor: Dr. Jovanny Zabaleta
Dept. of Pediatrics and Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center
LSUHSC School of Medicine

Jamal Jordan

Howard University, Washington, D.C
Mentor: Dr. Jason Gardner
Dept. of Physiology
LSUHSC School of Medicine

3rd place (tie):

Marissa Duckett

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Mentor: Dr. Edward Peters
Dept. of Epidemiology
LSUHSC School of Public Health

Omar Alnajjar

Xavier University of Louisiana, NO, LA
Mentor: Dr. Arnold Zea
Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology, & Parasitology
LSUHSC School of Medicine

NSF-Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program winners

1st place:

Laura Carrasquilla

University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Mentor: Dr. Jovanny Zabaleta
Dept. of Pediatrics and Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center
LSUHSC School of Medicine

2nd place:

Marissa Duckett

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Mentor: Dr. Edward Peters
Dept. of Epidemiology
LSUHSC School of Public Health

3rd place (tie):

Thor Henderson

St. Olaf College Northfield, MN
Mentor: Dr. Tiffany Wills
Dept. of Cell Biology and Anatomy
LSUHSC School of Medicine

Aaliyah Pierre

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Mentor: Dr. Rinku Majumder
Dept. of Biochemistry
LSUHSC School of Medicine

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