Choose Development! Fellows

2020 Fellows


Jose Hernandez-Trejo (2020)
University of Southern California
Mentor: Gage Crump
Lab Mentor: D’Juan Farmer
University of Southern California

Davoneshia (Missy) Lollis (2019-2020)
Rice University
Mentor: Daniel Wagner
Rice University


Jessa Westheimer (2019-2020)
Carnegie Mellon University
Mentor: Rosa Uribe
Lab Mentor: Joshua Moore
Rice University

Lauryn Worley (2019-2020)
Fayetteville State University
2020 Mentor: Ann C. Morris
University of Kentucky
2019 Mentor: Mariana Wolfner
2019 Lab Mentor: Qinan Hu
Cornell University

Alumni


Chibuzo Anojulu* (2013-2014)
Pennsylvania State University
Mentor: Celeste Nelson
Lab Mentor: Victor Varner
Princeton University

*Graduated

Evan Brooks* (2016-2017)
North Carolina State University
Mentor: Nanette Nascone-Yoder
2016 Lab Mentor: Martha Alonzo-Johnsen
2017 Lab Mentor: Mike Dush
North Carolina State University

*Graduate Student at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Alexander Calderon* (2014)
Case Western Reserve University
Mentor: Diana Ramirez-Bergeron
Case Western Reserve University

*Graduate Student at New York University

Alexis Camacho-Avila* (2017-2018)
California State University, Northridge
Mentor: Crystal Rogers
Lab Mentor: Lisa Sorrells Smith
California State University, Northridge

*Graduate Student at California Statue University, Northridge

Naiga Cottingham* (2013-2014)
University of Pittsburgh
Mentor: Judith Yanowitz
Lab Mentor: Mainpal Rana
University of Pittsburgh


*Medical Student at Thomas Jefferson University

Dylan Faltine-Gonzalez* (2013-2014)
University of Hawaii Manoa
Mentor: Alexandra Joyner
Lab Mentor: Alberto Rosello Diez
Sloan-Kettering Institute

*Graduate Student at Lehigh University

Fran Franceschini Lopez* (2016)
University of Puerto Rico, Ponce
Mentor: Jeremy Nance
Lab Mentor: Joshua Abrams
New York University

*Medical Student at San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

Edgar Gutierrez* (2013-2015)
University of California, Davis
Mentor: Suzanne Mansour
Lab Mentor:Lisa Urness
University of Utah

*Graduate Student at Fresno State University

Talia Hart* (2015)
San Francisco State University
Mentor: Carmen Domingo
San Francisco State University

*Graduate Student at Harvard University

Iliana Hernandez* (2014-2016)
New Mexico State University
Mentor: Graciela Unguez
Lab Mentor: Matthew Pinch
New Mexico State University

*Graduated

Lindsey Hernandez* (2018)
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Mentor: Melissa Rogers
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

*Graduated

Grace Jean* (2018)
University of Miami
Mentor: Mark Martindale
Whitney Marine Laboratory

*Graduate Student at Stanford University

David Lakomy* (2013-2014)
Rice University
Mentor: Daniel Wagner
Lab Mentor: Bhavna Tandon
Rice University

*Medical Student at Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine

Jennifer Lidgard (2013)
Boise State University
Mentor: Mary Dickinson
Lab Mentor: Ross Anthony Poche
Baylor College of Medicine

Davys Lopez* (2013)
University of Florida Gainesville
Mentor: Jeremy Nancez
Lab Mentor: Diana Klompstra
New York University

*Graduate Student at Columbia University

Jesus Martinez-Gomez* (2013-2015)
University of Washington
2013, 2015 Mentor: Verónica Di Stilio
Lab Mentor: Kelsey Galimba
University of Washington
2014 Mentor: E. Jane Albert Hubbard
Lab Mentor: Olga Pekar
New York University

*Graduate Student at Cornell University

Raquel Maynez* (2017)
University of Utah
Mentor: Michael Shapiro
Lab Mentor: Anna Vickrey
University of Utah

*Graduated

Matheo Morales (2017)
Arizona State University
Mentor: Bruce Appel
University of Colorado, Denver

Amanda Neves* (2018)
University of Calgary
Mentor: Benedikt Hallgrimsson
Lab Mentor: David Katz
University of Calgary

*Graduated

Christopher Pineda* (2013-2014)
San Francisco State University
Mentor: Laura Burrus
San Francisco State University

*Graduate Student at San Francisco State University

Brittany Prioleau* (2013)
Winthrop University
Mentor: Heather Evans-Anderson
Lab Mentor: Pooja Pardhanani
Winthrop University

*Graduated

Caroline Pritchard (2016-2017)
Lehigh University
Mentor: Alana O'Reilly
Lab Mentor: Dara Whalen
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Diana Ramirez (2018-2019)
University of California, Berkeley
Mentor: Carmen Domingo
Lab Mentor: Julio Ramirez
San Francisco State University


Josean Reyes Rivera* (2016, 2018)
University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piédras
Mentor: David Weisblat
Lab Mentor: Chris Winchell
University of California, Berkeley


*Graduate Student at University of California, Berkeley

Amber Rock* (2017)
Bowdoin College
Mentor: Mark Martindale
Whitney Marine Laboratory

*Graduate Student at Harvard University
Victor Roman Rivera* (2014-2015)
University of Puerto Rico, Bayamón
2014 Mentor: Kate Lewis
Lab Mentor:Sam England
Syracuse University
2015 Mentor: Martine L. Behra
Lab Mentor: Luis Colon Cruz

*Graduate Student at Ponce Health Sciences University
Julissa Suarez Navarro (2019)
University of California, Davis
Mentor: Nadean Brown
Lab Mentor: Bernadett Bosze
University of California, Davis
Krissie Tellez* (2013)
San Francisco State University
Mentor: Carmen Domingo
San Francisco State University

*Graduate Student at Stanford University
Adriana Vélez (2018-2019)
University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piédras
2019 Mentor: Michael Georgieff
Lab Mentor: Phu Tran
University of Minnesota
2018 Mentor: Mariana Wolfner
Cornell University


Christian Wilson* (2017)
Reed College
Mentor: Mariana Wolfner
Cornell University

*Graduated

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Last Updated on 06/26/2020