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Student Recognitions

2014 UT-Brownsville 14th Annual research symposium winners

Samantha Gomez ​​Samantha Gomez, junior Biology student
Mentor, Dr. Emilio Garrido
Oral Presentation in Biological  Health Sciences
First Place: Oral Presentation in Biological  Health Sciences, Undergraduate Category​
Title: Expression of Synaptic Vesicle Proteins in Experimental Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Ramiro Tovar Ramiro Tovar​, junior BMED student
Mentor: D. Luis V. Colom Ph.D. /Dr. Maria Teresa Castañeda, Ph.D
First Place: Poster Presentation in Biological Sciences, Graduate Category.
Title: Spatial learning and memory impairment in the McGill-Thy1 APP mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease
Lordes Valdez ​Lourdez Valdez, sophomore BMED student
Mentor: Dr. Michael Lehker, Ph.D
First Place: Poster Presentation in Biological Sciences, undergraduate category.
Title: Expression Analysis of Protein Disulfide Isomerase genes in Trichomonas vaginalis during oxidative stre


summer 2014 internships

​​Karina Correa ​​Karina Correa​
Summer Research Experience
MD Anderson Cancer Research Center, Houston, TX​
Miriam Ortega ​​Miriam Ortega
SMART program
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


Erica De Leon ​Erica De Leon
SURF program
Duke University, Durham, NC


Emmanuel Rosas Emmanuel Rosas
ASURE program
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH


Erika Espinosa Erika Espinosa
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA


Marcos Perez Marcos Perez
CPRIT
MD Anderson Cancer Research Center, Houston, TX​

Rolando Hernandez Rolando Hernandez
USURP
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT


Jose Rodriguez ​Jose Rodriguez
Summer Research Experience
MD Anderson Cancer Research Center, Houston, TX​
  
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CONTACT INFORMATION


HDSP Program
Dr. Sue Anne Chew, Director
Office: BRHP 1.314
Phone: 956-882-6518

Bianca Farrell​
Office: BRHP 1.112
Phone: 956-882-5777

 

Biomedical Research
and Health Professions
BRHP 2.101

Phone:  956-882-5000

Fax:  956-882-5003

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