Found 30 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites An HDAC3 Inhibitor with Dual Host and Pathogen Directed Activity against Tuberculosis 
Presenter
  • Rochelle Bergantinos, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Thomas Hawn, Medicine
  • Monica Campo Patino, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Gut Bacterial Bile Acid Metabolism Modulates Homeostatic Enteric Nervous System Signaling
Presenter
  • Sean Timothy Koester, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Neelendu Dey, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Assessing the Health Impact of a Culturally Celebratory Multimodal Cognitive Health Intervention
Presenter
  • Juell Towns, Senior, Health Science: Community Health Education, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Raina Croff, Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Exploring the Role of a Novel Methylated Gene TUSC1 in Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Presenter
  • Rachael Logan, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • William Grady, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Mechanistic Analysis of the Endoplasmic Reticulum Unfolded Protein Response XBP-1s Target Genes Involved in Tau Pathology Suppression in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Taylor Vadset, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • Brian Kraemer, Medicine
  • Sarah Waldherr, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Efficacy of Immunotherapy in Merkel Cell Carcinoma Patients with Concurrent Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Presenter
  • Lauren Zawacki, Senior, Public Health-Global Health UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Paul Nghiem, Medicine
  • Kristina Lachance, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Clinical Pathological Correlations and Re-Imaging Follow Ups for Teledermatology Patients
Presenter
  • Maya Kaveri Gopalan, Junior, Pre Public Health
Mentor
  • Gregory Raugi, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Antibody Titers in Merkel Cell Carcinoma Patients Undergoing Immunotherapy Reflects Disease Burden
Presenter
  • Kelsey Cahill, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Paul Nghiem, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Characterizing a Repeat Expansion in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Presenter
  • Kosuke Winston, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Paul Valdmanis, Medicine
  • Kathryn Gudsnuk, Medicine, Medical Genetics
  • Meredith Course, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Adoptive T Cell Therapy for Ovarian Cancer Using Fas Ligand-Mediated Death Signaling in Solid Tumors
Presenter
  • Ayah Y Idris, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
Mentors
  • Philip Greenberg, Immunology, Medicine
  • Kristin Anderson, Immunology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Timeline of Care for Veterans With Melanoma in Store-and-Forward Teledermatology (SFT)
Presenter
  • Samuel (Sam) Byrne, Senior, Public Health-Global Health
Mentor
  • Gregory Raugi, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Role of Paraoxonase 1 in Induced Atherosclerosis
Presenter
  • Gabriela Claravall, Freshman, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
Mentors
  • Judit Marsillach, Medicine
  • Clement Furlong, Genome Sciences, Medicine
  • Nancy Nguyen, Medicine
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM

Add to my favorites Non-Muscle Myosin Activators as a Novel Form of Therapy for Polycystic Kidney Disease
Presenter
  • Grace Jun, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Benjamin Freedman, Medicine
  • Nelly Cruz, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Islet Amyloid Deposition in a Novel Mouse Model of Cystic Fibrosis
Presenter
  • Brendy Fountaine, Senior, Biomedical Sciences
Mentor
  • Rebecca Hull, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Inducing Collecting Duct Precursors to Study Mitochondrial Metabolism in Polycystic Kidney Disease
Presenter
  • Laura Islas, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Benjamin Freedman, Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Regulation of Insulin Transport versus Receptor Endocytosis at the Blood-Brain Barrier
Presenter
  • Sarah E Pemberton, Junior, Extended Pre-Major UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Elizabeth Rhea, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Intra-Observer Concordance in Assessment of Patient Performance Status 
Presenter
  • Nicki Mostofi, Senior, Public Health-Global Health UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Elihu Estey, Medicine
  • Carole Shaw, Hematology, Fred Hutchinson
Session

Add to my favorites The Accuracy of Positron Emission Tomography to Guide Treatment of Patients with Relapsed Extramedullary Acute Myeloid Leukemia After Transplant
Presenters
  • Mitchell Lopes, Junior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Alec Warrier, Junior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Adam Alayli
  • Tess Perez
Mentor
  • Elizabeth Krakow, Medicine, Fred Hutch
Session

Add to my favorites Sterile Skin Injury Leads to Neutrophil-Assosciated Kidney Inflammation
Presenter
  • Joyce Chu I Tai, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Keith Elkon, Medicine
  • Sladjana Skopelja-Gardner, Comparative Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites A Pilot Mixed-Methods Study of Barriers to Preventative Healthcare Access among African-Born Individuals in the Seattle Area
Presenter
  • Guiomar Basualdo, Junior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
Mentor
  • Rena Patel, Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Deficiency of the Sheddase ADAM17 Alleviates Pro-Inflammatory Effects of HDL by Preventing Cholesterol Depletion in Macrophages
Presenter
  • Minh-Tam Pham, Senior, Public Health-Global Health
Mentors
  • Karin Bornfeldt, Medicine, Pathology
  • Vishal Kothari, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Modeling of von Willebrand Disease with Human Stem Cells
Presenter
  • Liam Sullivan, Junior, Extended Pre-Major UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Hongxia Fu, Hematology, Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites The Effect of Decreasing Islet Endothelial Laminin α4, β1, and γ1 on Insulin Secretion
Presenter
  • Arianna Afshar, Senior, Biology (Physiology), Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Meghan Hogan, Medicine
  • Rebecca Hull, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Novel Red Fluorescent Protein (RFP) Intracellular Reporter for Quantifying Successful Invasion of Shigella flexneri and Antibiotic Efficacy In Vivo
Presenter
  • Shareef Shaheen, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Samuel Arnold, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Fibroblast Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptor Responses in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Presenters
  • Kendahl Mariko Sugai, Senior, Biology (Physiology), Psychology
  • Fanqi Shi, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) UW Honors Program
  • Erica Chow, Junior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Erika Noss, Medicine
  • Paul Panipinto, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Pro-Inflammatory Signaling Response for Candidate Mtb Resister Genes
Presenter
  • Nikki Denise Torres, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Jason Simmons, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Neoantigen Identification for Myelodysplastic Syndrome Immunotherapy Treatments
Presenter
  • Jessica Lok, Junior, Biology (General) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Melinda Biernacki, Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Species-Specificity of Anti-Viral Protein MxB’s Restriction of Herpesviruses
Presenter
  • Munif Nyem Chowdhury, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Microbiology
Mentors
  • Adam Geballe, Medicine, Microbiology
  • Avraham Bayer, Human Biology, Fred Hutch
Session

Add to my favorites Assessing a Social Determinants of Health Screening Tool in the Inpatient Setting
Presenter
  • Noushyar (Noush) Panahpour Eslami, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Maralyssa Bann, Medicine, Harborview Medical Center
Session

Add to my favorites Increasing Cholesterol Export from Artery Wall Cells via Indirect Delivery of Therapeutic microRNA
Presenter
  • Ethan Knight, Senior, Neurobiology, Public Health-Global Health Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • David Dichek, Medicine
  • Alexis Stamatikos, Cardiology, Medicine
Session