Found 31 projects

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Low-level Mutation Detection of Megalencephaly with ddPCR
Presenter
  • Andrew Michael (Andrew) Piacitelli, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentor
  • Ghayda Mirzaa, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding Inflammation Cascades in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Presenter
  • Samuel (Sam) Dodson, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Anne Stevens, Pediatrics
  • Sriharsha Grevich, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Deriving Dendritic Cells from Acute Myeloid Leukemia Blasts for Immunotherapy
Presenter
  • Hunter Culp, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Marie Bleakley, Pediatrics
  • Melinda Biernacki, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites The Role of the PRX2 Protein in the Pathway of Renal Fibrosis: A Study to Cure Chronic Kidney Disease
Presenter
  • Christine In Ae Cho, Senior, Public Health-Global Health Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Daryl Okamura, Medicine, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Differences in Diabetes Management around Exercise in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes Using Insulin via a Pump versus Subcutaneous Injections
Presenters
  • Kendall Johnson, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Makayla Nez, Junior, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • Joyce Yi-Frazier, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Alissa Roberts, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital
Session

Add to my favorites Using a Recombinant TAG Protein to Sort Synapses through Magnetic Cell Sorting
Presenter
  • Pearl Woo, Junior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Stephen Smith, Neuroscience, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Murine Model for Late Onset Cystic Growth in Kidneys as Found in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease 
Presenter
  • Ariana Kupai, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry
Mentors
  • David Beier, Pediatrics
  • Anna Lindsay, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Pharmacological Intervention Treatment for Severe Muscular Dystrophy in Zebrafish
Presenter
  • Emily Jackson, Senior, Neurobiology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Lisa Maves, Pediatrics
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Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM

Add to my favorites Analysis of Mast Cell Surface Proteome
Presenter
  • Victoria Kasprzak, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Adrian Piliponsky, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Nicholas Shubin, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Stability of Remodeling-Associated and Immunomodulatory Gene Expression by Primary Bronchial Epithelial Cells from Asthmatic and Healthy Children over Increasing Cell Passage
Presenter
  • Maryam Naushab, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Jason Debley, Medicine, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Engineering Zebrafish to Model Human Genes Related to Congenital Heart Defects
Presenter
  • Kimia Imani, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Lisa Maves, Pediatrics
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Investigating Candidate Variants in NPR3 and SRL in an Extended Family with a History of Joint Hypermobility  
Presenter
  • Edith Almanza Fuerte, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Michael Bamshad, Pediatrics
  • Kati Buckingham, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Analysis of Orofacial Anomalies in a Mouse Model for Pierre Robin Sequence
Presenter
  • Marisa Alysia Yonemitsu, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kai Yu, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites CD30 as a Target for Therapy of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Presenter
  • Ariunaa (Ari) Munkhbat, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Anne Stevens, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Single Nuceotide Variants in Patients with Infantile Spasms
Presenter
  • Nancy Nguyen, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Heather Mefford, Pediatrics
  • Alison Muir, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Iron Status in the NICU
Presenter
  • Gina Lee, Senior, Microbiology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Sandra Juul, Pediatrics
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Using Next-Generation Sequencing to Evaluate the Segregation Pattern of Candidate Joubert Syndrome Mutations
Presenter
  • Yong-Han (Hank) Cheng, Junior, Pre-Major Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Dan Doherty, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Linking the College Gameday to Social Media: Instagram Gameday Content and Alcohol Influence
Presenter
  • Christian C. Tinoco Vera, Senior, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Communication), UW Tacoma
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Facebook Events and Alcohol Attitudes in Young Adults
Presenter
  • Niharika (Nikki) Singh, Junior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
Mentors
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
  • Nikita Midamba, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Mobile App Usage and Empathy among College Students
Presenter
  • Chad Rosevear, Sophomore, Biochemistry , Seattle University
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Evaluating the Efficacy of a Sample of College Preparedness Organizations in Promoting Adolescent User Engagement on Social Media
Presenter
  • Joshua (Josh) Scheck, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Bradley Kerr, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Perspectives on Ethical Social Media Use in Professional Social Service Practice
Presenter
  • Jesse Rohwer, Senior, Behavioral Science, Seattle Central College
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Vaccination Discussion Among Parents on Social Media
Presenter
  • Marina Jenkins, Senior, Anthropology: Human Evolutionary Biology
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites College Student’s Perceptions and Literacy of Antibiotic Related Twitter Posts
Presenter
  • Jaymin Sohal, Senior, Biochemistry, Public Health-Global Health
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Uncovering the Role of C2CD3 in the Mechanisms Underlying Joubert Syndrome
Presenter
  • Emma Rose Earl, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • Dan Doherty, Pediatrics
  • Julie Van De Weghe, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites The Influence of Marijuana Legalization Dialogue on Young Adult Marijuana Attitudes
Presenter
  • Surupa Sarkar, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding Joubert Syndrome by Creating a PI(4,5)P2-RFP Biosensor and Ciliary Marker to Identify PI Localization in Primary Cilia
Presenter
  • Joey Smith, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Dan Doherty, Pediatrics
  • Julie Van De Weghe, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites The SABRE Platform: A Novel, Unbiased, Nature-Driven Technology for Cancer Drug Discovery
Presenter
  • Savanna Carmack, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Jim Olson, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Shelli Morris, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Visualizing CD8 T-Cell and Regulatory T-Cell Interactions during Memory Differentiation
Presenter
  • Adithya Vegaraju, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Vandana Kalia, Medicine, Pediatrics
  • Surojit Sarkar, Medicine, Pathology, Pediatrics
  • Yevgeniy Yuzefpolskiy, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites New Approaches to Understanding App Use among Adolescents
Presenter
  • Aubrey Gower, Senior, Biology (General), Psychology
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Social Media & Anxiety: Creating a Conceptual Model
Presenter
  • Kate Wilburn, Senior, Public Health-Global Health UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session