Arnold W. Strauss Fellow Award

The Arnold W. Strauss Fellow Award is a one-year $10,000 funding opportunity instituted in 2014 in honor of Dr. Strauss' tireless advocacy of higher education at Cincinnati Children's.

Name Division Mentor Project
Ryan Brady, MD Endocrinology Amy S. Shah, MD, MS Evaluation of Cerebrovascular Impairment in Adolescents with Type 2 Diabetes
Francis Leblanc, MD Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute Daniel Starczynowski, PhD The role of UBE2N in hematopoiesis and myeloid malignancies
Naomi Pode Shakked, MD, MD Nephrology and Hypertension Raphael Kopan, PhD Modeling Renal Tubular Dysgenesis in kidney organoids: Can a rare disorder shed new light on an unsettled debate in kidney development?
Alexandra Power-Hays, MD Hematology/Oncology Russell Ware, MD, PhD; Robert Opoka, MBChB, MMed, PhD Full assessment of Clinical Transfusion Support (FACTS) a study assessing the burden of sickle cell anemia and malaria on pediatric transfusion needs in Uganda.
Zheyi Teoh, MD Infectious Diseases Elizabeth Schlaudecker, MD; Brittany Simpson, MD; Rafael Mena, MD Impact of dengue and malaria co-infections on clinical severity, laboratory values, and cytokine profiles.
Natalia Bottasso Arias, PhD Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology Debora Sinner, PhD Role of mesenchymal Bmp4 in left-right morphogenesis of the lung
Tafadzwa Chihanga, PhD Oncology/Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute Susanne Wells, PhD Resolving productive HPV16 replication using a single cell RNA sequencing approach
Christian Bonatto Paese, PhD Developmental Biology Samantha Brugmann, PhD Examining the involvement of the FGF23 - PTH axis in a ciliopathic model

Research Graduate Programs

Program Number of Students
Biomedical Informatics - PhD students 23
Biomedical Informatics - Graduate Certificate 28
Immunology - PhD students 37
Immunology - MS students 6
Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) 70
Biomedical Research Technologies - MS students 10
Molecular and Developmental Biology - PhD students 54
Total 228

Graduate Medical Education

Program Number of Residents
Residents 209
Visiting Residents 237