Poster Session 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM |
Add to my favorites The Association Between Arch Index and Severity of Hallux Valgus
Presenter
  • Mayu Adachi, Senior, Anthropology: Human Evolutionary Biology
Mentor
  • Patricia Kramer, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Using Minor Leaf Vein Density to Understand Shifts in Plant Ecological Strategy Across an Ancient Global Warming Event
Presenter
  • Evonne Aguirre, Senior, Biology (Plant) McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Caroline Stromberg, Biology, Burke Museum
  • Alex Lowe, Biology, Burke Museum

Add to my favorites Assessing Variability of High Mass X-Ray Binaries in M33
Presenter
  • Shelby Elise Albrecht, Senior, Astronomy, Physics: Comprehensive Physics UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Benjamin Williams, Astronomy

Add to my favorites Using a Semi-Automated Screening Tool to Quantify Craniofacial Variation in meox1 Crispant Zebrafish
Presenter
  • Kurtis J Alvarado, Senior, Biochemistry, Philosophy
Mentors
  • Murat Maga, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Kelly Diamond, Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites The Ropes of the Federal Application for Student Aid (FAFSA)
Presenter
  • Nicolas Avendano, Junior, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Elizabeth Litzler, Sociology
  • Emily Knaphus-Soran, Sociology
  • Daiki Hiramori, Sociology

Add to my favorites Differences in Symptoms Following Sexual Assault in Bisexual and Lesbian Women
Presenter
  • Abril Beretta, Senior, Psychology McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Emily Dworkin, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Add to my favorites [Unable to Present] 3D Stoma Scanning Application for an Accurate Stoma Wafer Cut and Fitting
Presenter
  • Kriti Bhardwaj, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Rania Hussein, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Add to my favorites Role of Whirly Proteins in Glycation Damage to Maize Plastids
Presenters
  • Emma Bingham, Senior, Anthropology, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Navneet Kaur Birk, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
Mentors
  • Diwaker Tripathi, Biology
  • Arnold Bendich, Biology

Add to my favorites Association Between Early MRI Brain Injury and Developmental Outcomes in a Rat Model of Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy
Presenter
  • Olivia Claire (Olivia) Brandon, Junior, Neuroscience, Public Health-Global Health UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Thomas Wood, Pediatrics

Add to my favorites Understanding Conductivity and Magnetism in MOFs Through 1D Metal-Organic Chains
Presenter
  • Ej Brannan, Senior, Chemistry (ACS Certified)
Mentors
  • Dianne Xiao, Chemistry
  • Ashlyn Kamin, Chemistry

Add to my favorites 50 Peaks Project - Botanical Surveys of Alpine Peaks in the Cascades Range
Presenters
  • Samuel R. (Sam) Champlin, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation), Environmental Science & Resource Management
  • Ava Virginia Kloss Schmidt, Senior, Biology (Plant) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • David Giblin, Burke Museum
  • Richard Olmstead, Burke Museum

Add to my favorites Utilizing Novel Trigger-Based Ecological Momentary Assessments to Investigate Movement-Evoked Pain in Older Adults with Knee Osteoarthritis
Presenter
  • Zoe Lu (Zoe) Chau, Senior, Bioengineering Innovations in Pain Research Scholar, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentor
  • Kushang Patel, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Add to my favorites The Effects of Age on Gait Characteristics in Drosophila melanogaster
Presenter
  • Emily Yahui (Emily) Chen, Senior, Biology (General) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Daniel Promislow, Biology, Pathology, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Su-Yee Lee, Physiology & Biophysics

Add to my favorites Effectiveness of Autopausing to Elicit Active Responses
Presenters
  • Jennifer Chen, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Sheharbano Jafry, Senior, English, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Jennifer Doherty, Biology

Add to my favorites Accuracy of RS-FRIS in the Sappho Long Term Ecosystem Productivity Experiment  
Presenter
  • Sarah Aline Crumrine, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management (Landscape Ecology & Conservation) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Bernard Bormann, Environmental & Forest Sciences

Add to my favorites Mutant Tubulin Suppresses Tau-induced Neurotoxicity in C. elegans Models of Tauopathy
Presenter
  • Chloe Anne Dahleen, Senior, Neuroscience Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Brian Kraemer, Medicine
  • Sarah Benbow, Medicine

Add to my favorites May 1968 à la Bigoudène
Presenter
  • Emma Caroline Delapre, Senior, French, International Studies: Europe UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Richard Watts, French and Italian Studies

Add to my favorites Does Post-Surgical Rectal Temperature Predict Injury Severity in a Term-Equivalent Rat Model of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy?
Presenter
  • Lily Mary Farid, Junior, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Thomas Wood, Pediatrics

Add to my favorites Los Caminos de la Vida: The Impact of COVID-19 on Education in Rural Communities
Presenter
  • Karina Flores, Senior, Sociology McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Spencer, Social Work/Public Health

Add to my favorites Screening of M2 Mutagenized Cowpea Families to Deepen Our Understanding of Plant Herbivory Responses
Presenter
  • Nathan Forest (Nathan) Greenwood, Junior, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • Adam Steinbrenner, Biology
  • Antonio Chaparro, Biology

Add to my favorites Mental Health Services Among Postpartum Women During COVID-19
Presenter
  • Aiyanna Elise Guadiz, Senior, Sociology, American Ethnic Studies McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Maggie Ramirez, Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health

Add to my favorites The Effects of Urban Runoff on Coho Salmon Populations in the Puyallup River Watershed: Swan Creek 
Presenter
  • Katherine Hackney, Senior, Environmental Sci: Geosciences (Tacoma)
Mentor
  • Erik McDonald, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Tacoma Campus)

Add to my favorites Detection of Oral Commensal Bacteria Using CandyCollect Saliva Sampling Device
Presenters
  • Damielle Leticia Hieber, Senior, Biochemistry McNair Scholar
  • Meg G Takezawa, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
  • Grant William Hassan, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Ashleigh Theberge, Chemistry
  • Sanitta Thongpang, Chemistry

Add to my favorites mRNA Translation is a Therapeutic Vulnerability Necessary for Bladder Epithelial Transformation
Presenter
  • Patrick Hoang, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Sujata Jana, Biology, Fred Hutch

Add to my favorites Bridging the Linguistic Gaps: Translating the Mizoch Holocaust Survivor Stories
Presenters
  • Ofir Horovitz, Senior, Public Health-Global Health
  • Noa Etzyon, Junior, Public Health-Global Health
  • Eiden Harel (Eiden) Brewer, Junior, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Naomi Sokoloff, Near Eastern Languages & Civilization

Add to my favorites Paleothermometry of an Enigmatic Travertine Deposit
Presenter
  • Amanda (Mandy) Jackson, Senior, Earth and Space Sciences: Geology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Owen Callahan, Earth & Space Sciences

Add to my favorites Analyzing the Efficiency of High-Level Synthesis for Machine Learning Inference Versus a Lower-Level Implementation
Presenters
  • Caroline Jane Johnson, Senior, Electrical Engineering UW Honors Program
  • Trinh Nguyen, Senior, Electrical Engineering
  • Oleh Kondratyuk, Senior, Electrical Engineering
Mentors
  • Scott Hauck, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Shih-Chieh Hsu, Physics
  • Anatoliy Martynyuk, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Geoffrey Jones, , University of Cambridge

Add to my favorites How Drugs Produce Different Effects in Individuals: A Fly Model
Presenter
  • Alia Johnson, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Levinson Emerging Scholar
Mentors
  • Daniel Promislow, Biology, Pathology, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Ben Harrison, Laboratory Medicine

Add to my favorites Relating Molecular Structure to Biochemical Function in the Wnt Signaling Pathway
Presenter
  • Elizabeth Maya Fong Karas, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Jesse Zalatan, Chemistry

Add to my favorites “In the Hearts of Men:” The Populist Effects of Robert Kennedy and Ronald Reagan on White Backlash and the Party Realignment
Presenter
  • Erin Nicole Kelly, Senior, Political Science, History
Mentor
  • Margaret O'Mara, History

Add to my favorites Maternal Stress in Pregnancy and Infant Cognitive and Physical Development  
Presenter
  • Jeniffer Kyule, Senior, Psychology McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Liliana Lengua, Psychology
  • Michele Smith, Psychology

Add to my favorites Quantifying Craniofacial Phenotype of Zebrafish with Mutations in the SOST Gene, Known Homolog for Human SOST Associated with Hyperostosis
Presenter
  • Sanford Eugene Leake Iv, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Murat Maga, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Kelly Diamond, Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites Perfluorinated Carboxylic Acids' (PFCAs) Impact on Xenobiotic Transporters in HepaRG Cells  
Presenters
  • Ahram Lee, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Erin Hong, Sophomore, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
Mentors
  • Julia Cui, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
  • Youjun Suh, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Add to my favorites Democratizing Access to Marshall Islands Specimen Data in the Burke Museum
Presenter
  • Samantha (Sam) Lieberman, Junior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • David Giblin, Burke Museum
  • Holly Barker, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Mesoscale Convective Cloud Clustering's Relationship to Precipitation Intensity in the MPAS Model
Presenter
  • Jon Liu, Senior, Atmospheric Sciences: Meteorology
Mentors
  • Daehyun Kim, Atmospheric Sciences
  • Pedro Angulo-Umana, Atmospheric Sciences

Add to my favorites Virtual Rubber Hand Illusion
Presenters
  • Sophia Alexandria Lowe Hines, Senior, Psychology
  • Iman (Emmanuel) Tanumihardja, Junior, Computer Science (Data Science)
Mentors
  • Courtnie Paschall, Bioengineering
  • Andrea Stocco, Psychology
  • Jeffrey Herron, Neurological Surgery

Add to my favorites Assembling the INR Cell Surface Signaling Pathway to Confer Novel Resistance Against Herbivory in Arabidopsis thaliana
Presenter
  • Hannah Rose Luskin, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Adam Steinbrenner, Biology
  • Anthony Garcia, Biology

Add to my favorites The Effect of Histamine on Lifespan in Drosophila melanogaster
Presenter
  • Will Marek, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Daniel Promislow, Biology, Pathology, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Ben Harrison, Pathology

Add to my favorites COVID-19 and Child Abuse
Presenter
  • Urania Suugey Mendoza, Junior, Early Childhood & Family Studies McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Debi Talukdar, Education

Add to my favorites Bacteria Colonization on Microplastics 
Presenter
  • Alli Miller, Senior, Oceanography
Mentor
  • Kathleen Newell, Oceanography

Add to my favorites Artefact Orientations and Site Formation Processes at Madjedbebe, Northern Australia
Presenter
  • Nathan Uhry Mitchell, Senior, Anthropology: Archaeological Sciences
Mentor
  • Ben Marwick, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Attitudes and Engagement: The Use of AI Feedback and an Online Office for Treating ADHD Patients
Presenter
  • Jessica Michelle Monroy, Junior, Pre-Sciences McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Margaret Sibley, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, University Of Washington School of Medicine

Add to my favorites Evolving Caffeine Tolerance in Yeast to Study Target of Rapamycin (TOR) Signaling
Presenter
  • Naomi Moresi, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Renee Geck, Genome Sciences
  • Maitreya Dunham, Genome Sciences

Add to my favorites Gender, Race and Perceptions of Campus Safety
Presenter
  • Hanna Jordis Moss, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Emily Knaphus-Soran, Sociology
  • Elizabeth Litzler, Sociology
  • Daiki Hiramori, Sociology

Add to my favorites Spinal Osteoarthritis Prevalence by Occupation
Presenter
  • Angela Elvira Munoz, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
Mentors
  • Patricia Kramer, Anthropology
  • Hannah Zaehringer, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Effect of the Myosin Activator, Danicamtiv, on Force Generation in Models of Genetic DCM
Presenter
  • Stephanie Neys, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Kristina Kooiker, Cardiology
  • Farid Moussavi-Harami, Medicine

Add to my favorites A New Approach to Characterizing General Chemistry Exam Questions Using Marzano’s Taxonomy
Presenters
  • Rhonda Hasan Osman, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Garvit Mittal, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Colleen Craig, Chemistry
  • Jacob Finney, Chemistry

Add to my favorites Preliminary Morphometric and Technological Analysis of Stone Artefacts from Mau A, a Late Pleistocene Archaeological Site in Northern Vietnam
Presenter
  • Isabelle Ami Osuna, Junior, Oceanography
Mentor
  • Ben Marwick, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Optimal Promoter for GNE Myopathy Muscular Dystrophy Gene Therapy
Presenter
  • Vi Thanh Khanh Phan, Senior, Microbiology
Mentor
  • Julie Crudele, Neurology

Add to my favorites Optimizing a High-Throughput Yeast Two-Hybrid Method for Measuring Pairwise Protein-Protein Interactions
Presenter
  • Liz Platin, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Alexandr Baryshev, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Georg Seelig, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Add to my favorites [Unable to Present] Enhancing Therapist Performance in STAND Therapy for Adolescents with ADHD
Presenter
  • Teodora Ponce, Senior, Public Health-Global Health McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Margaret Sibley, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, University Of Washington School of Medicine

Add to my favorites Glial Cells Missing Transcription Factor 1 (GCM1)'s Role in The Placenta
Presenter
  • Anika Rajput, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Alison Paquette, Pediatrics, University of Washington/Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites Drosophila melanogaster: A Model of Human Aging and Resilience
Presenter
  • Caroline Read Rawls, Senior, Biology (General) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Daniel Promislow, Biology, Pathology, University of Washington School of Medicine

Add to my favorites “Stories Matter:” An Examination of Trans Fans’ Experiences with Fan Communities and Fan Creations
Presenter
  • Makenna Ryan Reaves, Senior, English
Mentor
  • Kimberlee Gillis-Bridges, English

Add to my favorites [Unable to Present] Electronic Mode Stirring Improves Wireless Communications in an Animal Cage Environment
Presenter
  • Sara Reyes, Senior, Electrical Engineering McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Matthew Reynolds, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Add to my favorites Generation of Murine Lung cDC1s in vitro
Presenter
  • Yuliana Maritza Romo-Perez, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Mark Headley, Immunology
  • Radika Soysa, Immunology

Add to my favorites Measuring Spotlights: The Impact of Influencer Amplification on the Behavior of Social Media Users
Presenter
  • Joseph Scott (Joey) Schafer, Senior, Computer Science Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Kate Starbird, Human Centered Design & Engineering
  • Emma Spiro, Computer Science & Engineering, Human Centered Design & Engineering, Information School
  • Jevin West, Information School

Add to my favorites Identifying the Effect of Observed Forest Loss on the Climate System
Presenter
  • Rose Schoenfeld, Senior, Atmospheric Sciences: Meteorology, Atmospheric Sciences: Climate Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Abigail Swann, Atmospheric Sciences, Biology

Add to my favorites Investigating Differential Gene Expression in Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) Brain
Presenter
  • Arjun Sen, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Katherine Prater, Neurology

Add to my favorites A Balancing Act: The Neuronal Network in the Avian Lumbosacral Region
Presenter
  • Devany Ann Shikiar, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • David Perkel, Biology
  • Kathryn Stanchak, Biology
  • Kimberly Miller, Biological Sciences

Add to my favorites Investigating the role of Regulators of Complement Activation (RCA) in complement dysregulation in iPSC-RPE
Presenter
  • Sharlene Shirali, Senior, Neuroscience Goldwater Scholar, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentors
  • Jennifer Chao, Ophthalmology
  • Rayne Lim, Ophthalmology, UW Medicine

Add to my favorites Investigation of Retinal Gene Therapy Delivery via mRNA Lipid Nanoparticles in Mouse Model
Presenter
  • Gillian Lejin Soo, Senior, Neuroscience
Mentors
  • Tim Cherry, Pediatrics
  • Cheri Liu, Pediatrics

Add to my favorites Investigating how Csd5 Interacts with the Cell Wall to Control the Helical Cell Shape of H. pylori
Presenter
  • Megan N Stoppler, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Nina Salama, Microbiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Sophie Sichel, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Fred Hutch, Human Biology Division

Add to my favorites Understanding Variation in Aging in a Cohort of Genetically Identical Drosophila
Presenter
  • Claudia Sun, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Daniel Promislow, Biology, Pathology, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Ben Harrison, Pathology

Add to my favorites Validation of Taqman Array Card Positive Controls for Detection of Enteric Pathogens in Stool Samples From a Cohort Study
Presenter
  • Ashley Thapa, Senior, Public Health-Global Health
Mentor
  • Nicolette Zhou, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Add to my favorites Land of “10,000 Lakes:” Analyzing Blue Spaces through an Environmental Justice Lens 
Presenter
  • Elizabeth Paige (Lizzy) Theirl, Senior, Geography, Neuroscience Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Kessie Alexandre, Geography

Add to my favorites Extracellular Matrix Changes in a EOMD Patient-Derived iPSC-RPE
Presenter
  • Aspen Marie Setsuko (Aspen) Tong, Senior, Biochemistry, Public Health-Global Health
Mentors
  • Rayne Lim, Ophthalmology, UW Medicine
  • Jennifer Chao, Ophthalmology

Add to my favorites Teaching Old Drugs New Tricks: Drug Repurposing Approach for Treating Mycobacterium abscessus
Presenter
  • Kayla Vay Tran, Senior, Microbiology, Public Health-Global Health
Mentors
  • Hassan Eldesouky, Microbiology
  • David Sherman, Microbiology

Add to my favorites Climate Change and Diabetes: Decreasing the Effects of Heat on Diabetes Morbidity and Mortality
Presenter
  • Bridget Ury, Senior, Environmental Health, Political Science
Mentor
  • Kristie Ebi, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences, Global Health

Add to my favorites Building a Dementia-Capable Nursing Workforce
Presenters
  • Lyndsy Vasquez She, Her, Fifth Year, Nursing Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • Melinda Schultz {She, Her},
Mentors
  • Tatiana Sadak, Nursing
  • Emily Ishado, Biobehavioral Nursing & Health Systems

Add to my favorites The Structure of Antarctic Cyclones and their Effect on Sea Ice
Presenter
  • Linh Vu, Senior, Earth & Space Sciences (Environmental), Atmospheric Sciences: Climate Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Cecilia Bitz, Atmospheric Sciences
  • Robin Clancy, Atmospheric Sciences

Add to my favorites Gender Influence on Behavioral Moral Development of Pre School-Age Children in a Taiwanese Village (1958-1960)
Presenter
  • Gladys Wang, Senior, Mathematics (Philosophy), Linguistics Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Jing Xu, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Reckoning With Ragnarok: Reinterpretation in Marvel’s Thor Franchise
Presenter
  • Madeline Werner, Senior, English, Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Lydia Heberling, Comparative History of Ideas, University of Washington, Seattle
  • Adam Warren, History
  • Maria Elena Garcia, Comparative History of Ideas
  • José Antonio Lucero, International Studies

Add to my favorites Identifying Combinatorial Therapeutic Strategies for BET Inhibition in Ewing Sarcoma
Presenter
  • Rohda Ahmed Yase, Junior, Pre-Nursing McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Elizabeth Lawlor, Pediatrics, UW/SCRI
  • Shireen Ganapathi, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites Termite Activity and the Disruption of Archaeological Deposits at Madjedbebe, Australia
Presenters
  • Jodi Yoshimi, Senior, Anthropology
  • Juliet Oreste, Senior, Anthropology: Archaeological Sciences
  • Lillian Williamson, Senior, Political Science, Environmental Studies Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • Quinn Matthew Habedank, Senior, Environmental Studies UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Ben Marwick, Anthropology

Add to my favorites Identifying New Roles for the Proteasome Pathway in Congenital Heart Defects
Presenter
  • Isabelle Young, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Lisa Maves, Pediatrics

Add to my favorites Inducing Droplet Fusion in Open Microfluidic Systems with a Needle Prick
Presenter
  • Yixuan Zhou, Senior, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Ashleigh Theberge, Chemistry
  • Jian Wei Khor, Chemistry
  • Tammi van Neel, Chemistry
  • Ulri Lee, Chemistry