Summer Medical Student Respiratory Research Fellowship

  • Current Fellows

    Meet the current fellows of the Summer Medical Student Respiratory Research Fellowship

    2014 Fellows

    Hannah Carron

    Joy Cheng

    Amanda Feldman

    Hannah Carron Joy Cheng Amanda Feldman

    Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

    Mentor: Dr. Todd Florin, Assistant Professor, Emergency Department

    Title: Risk Factors Associated with Radiographic Pneumonia in Patients Who Present to the Emergency Department with an Acute Asthma Exacerbation

    Medical School: Texas A&M HSC-COM

    Mentor: Dr. Daniel Grossoehme, Assistant Professor, Staff Chaplain III

    Title: Improving a self-efficacy intervention prototype’s acceptability to Adolescents

    Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University

    Mentor: Dr. JP Clancy, Professor and Director of Cystic Fibrosis Research

    Title: Expansion of Primary human airway epithelial cells with ROCK inhibitors to study modulators of disease-causing CFTR mutations’.

    Stephanie Fontin 

    Helena Herman

    Arjan Hura

    Stephanie Fontin Helena Herman Arjan Hura

    Medical School: Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University

    Mentor: Dr. Lisa Burns, Assistant Professor

    Title: Association between knowledge of disease and transition readiness in adolescents and young adults with cystic fibrosis.

    Medical School: SUNY Downstate

    Mentor: Dr. Samir Shah, Division Director, Hospital Medicine

    Title: Outcomes associated with 30-day Revisits After Initial Treatment for Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP)

    Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

    Mentor: Dr. Raouf Amin, Medical Director, Division of Pulmonary Medicine

    Title: Inflammatory cardiovascular disease mechanisms in sleep disordered breathing.

    Kaitlyn Marks 

    Lisa Rickey

    Cassandra Skinner

    Kaitlyn Marks Lisa Rickey Cassandra Skinner

    Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

    Mentor: Dr. Paul Kingma, Associate Professor Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology

    Title: Surfactant protein-D serum levels as an indicator of lung injury in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernias on airway pressure release ventilation

    Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

    Mentor: Dr. James Bridges, Division of Pulmonary Biology

    Title: Characterization of Surfactant Pool Size after GPR116 Deletion in Type II Alveolar Cells

    Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

    Mentor: Dr. Gurjit (Neeru) K. Khurana Hershey, Professor of Pediatrics Director, Division of Asthma Research

    Title: NAT1 polymorphisms association with cotinine levels and asthma prevalence in a pediatric population