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Current IMSD Meyerhoff Graduate Fellows (102)


Biological Sciences (UMBC – 7)


Juan Valdez
Estela Monge
Maraki Negesse
Cecelia Garcia
John Fenimore
Timothy Hufford
Devonique Brissett

Molecular Medicine (UMB – 13)

Tierra Johnson
Camilo Vanegas
Shaneen Baxter
Justine Yu
Haikel Bogale
Jonelle Lee
Kevin Herold
Christian Kinney 
Abanoub Gad
Talia Guardia
Brittany Hazzard
Sarah Talamentez-Lyburn
Brianda Beverly

Microbiology and Immunology (UMB -5)

Ashley Mitchell
Jackline Joy Lasola
Gillian Mbambo
Ellis Tibbs
Adrienne Kambouris

Neuroscience (UMBC – 1 & UMB – 8)

Janell Payano Sosa
Kayla Lemons
Quinton Banks
Kasey Girven
Jason Alipio
Lace Riggs
Soad Elziny
Antonio Figueiredo
Daniela Franco

Gerontology (UMBC & UMB – 3)

Roberto Millar
Eugenie Stephenson
Jennifer Kirk

Electrical Engineering (UMBC – 2)

Isaac Basaldua
Janerra Allen

Epidemiology and Human Genetics (UMB – 4)

Emily Stucke
Albert Zhou
Timileyin Adediran
Christina Stennett

Chemistry (UMBC – 8)

Nopondo Ndoh Esemoto
Erin Laurel Kennedy
Denise Nicole Williams
Chanda Lowrance
Patricia Boyd
Giraso “Monia” Kabandana
Mona Layegh
Kayry Segarra

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (UMBC – 2  & UMB – 8)

Samsusi Adediran
Devin Snyder
Canessa Swanson
Geraldine Ezeka
Anicca Harriot
McKayla Mickle
Jair Flores
Lucia Rodriguez
Karndeep Singh
Saif Yasin

Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Engineering (6)

Marilyn Allen
Zahra Ghassemi
Joel Tyson
Michael Fleming
Christopher Williams
Zach Sheffield

Mechanical Engineering (UMBC – 4)

Timothy Munuhe
Hector Medina
Nathanael Seay
Karla Negrete

Psychology (UMBC – 18)

Patricia Esparza
Rukiya Wideman
Shelter Bamu
Breanna Holloway
Rupsha Singh
Eduardo Alsina
Taylor Darden
Ana Maldonado
Jason Ashe
Peter MacIver
Munazza Abraham
Selima Jumarali
Nicole Telfer
Ana Katrina Aquino
Fran Alfonzo
Geoffrey Harrison
Jordan Lankford
Jabarey Wells

Pharmaceutical Science (UMB – 11)

Alecia Thomas
Ramon Martinez
Ebehiremen Ayewoh
Tyree Wilson
Dante’ Johnson
Jorge Marquez
Yulemni Morel
Brianna Scotland
Raquel Shortt
Elizabeth Robinson
Nicholas Montes

Computer Science (UMBC – 2)

Adegboyega Akinsiku
Ramin Ayanzadeh

 

  • Meyerhoff Fellow Awarded UNCF Merck Science Fellowship!

    Bre-Onna DeLaine, Molecular Medicine (UMB)
    Bre-Onna DeLaine has been awarded the UNCF Merck Science Fellowship Award that will begin on September 1, 2015.  Congratulations Bre-Onna!
    Posted: May 19, 2015 1:41 PM
  • Dr. Dawn Ward Receives 1st Distinguished IMSD Alumni Award

    The Mid-Atlantic PREP & IMSD Research Symposium
    Dr. Dawn Ward earned her B.S. degree from Lincoln University in Pennsylvania and in 2003 entered the Chemistry PhD program at UMBC where she worked in the laboratory of Dr. Paul Smith.  Dr. Ward’s...
    Posted: February 10, 2015 5:42 PM
  • IMSD Meyerhoff Graduate Fellow Accepts Postdoc Position

    St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    Former IMSD Meyerhoff Fellow Dr. Peter Mercredi (Biochemistry) came to UMBC back in 2006 as a participant in the UMBC Summer Biomedical Training Program (SBTP).  As an undergraduate, Peter...
    Posted: February 10, 2015 5:35 PM
  • First IMSD Meyerhoff Graduate Hired to Teach at UMBC!

    Dr. Tashauna Felix/ Adjunct Lecturer - An Unpaved Path
    Dr. Tashauna Felix earned her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Bennett College in North Carolina.  Tashauna entered UMBC in 2003 in the M.S. program in Applied Molecular Biology...
    Posted: February 10, 2015 5:31 PM
  • Meyerhoff Fellow Wins 2014 GPILS Award

    Rasheeda Johnson named 2014 Winner of Otani Award!
    Congratulations to IMSD Meyerhoff Graduate Fellow Rasheeda Johnson who is pursuing a Ph.D. in Gerontology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore for being selected as the 2014 Otani Award...
    Posted: October 13, 2014 11:57 AM
  • Meyerhoff Graduate Fellows Win!

    3 Fellows Win for Oral and Poster Presentations
    Please join me in congratulating DeLauren McCauley (chemistry) for winning for the oral talk that she presented at the Promise Research Symposium on February 28, 2014 held at the University of...
    Posted: March 27, 2014 12:45 PM
  • TedxBaltimore Conference featuring Meyerhoff Graduate Fellow

    Ekemini Udofa Invited to speak at TEDxBaltimore Conference!
    Ekemini Udofa has been invited to speak at this year's TEDxBaltimoreWomen Conference on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at the Women’s Exchange. She will be speaking about AWIS supporting women in STEM...
    Posted: November 22, 2013 3:54 PM
  • Five Meyerhoff Fellows Have Postdoctoral Positions Planned

    Nicole Barkley, a PhD candidate in the Biological Sciences Program will defend her PhD later this month and will begin a postdoctoral position in October at North Carolina Central with Dr. ...
    Posted: September 23, 2013 12:52 PM
  • New Speaker Exchange Program

    Lola Brown and Nicole Barkley-Speaker Exchange Participants
    In the recent competitive renewal submitted in 2012, we proposed a new component to our IMSD program called the  Speaker Exchange Program where IMSD graduate programs at other institutions would...
    Posted: September 23, 2013 10:59 AM
  • Internal Grantsmanship Workshop Yields Three NIH F31 Grants

    Jodian Brown, Atum Buo and Brittny Davis Received Awards
    In May 2012, the IMSD Meyerhoff Student Board, a student advisory board for the graduate IMSD program; organized with the assistance of IMSD staff a grantsmanship workshop that included an...
    Posted: September 23, 2013 10:58 AM