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Student Conference Travel Awards 2007-2010

2006-2007  ♦  2007-2008  ♦  2008-2009  ♦  2009-2010

2009 - 2010

Summer 2010

Chalphin, Alex
Functional Characterization of GlyT2 and GAD67 Transcriptional Regulation in X. laevis. Society for Developmental Biology annual meeting; August 2010   (Margaret, Saha, Biology)

Cooper, Vivian
Isolation, Characterization of 16 Novel Bacteriophage Infecting Mycobacterium smegmatis; Complete Genome sequence of three isolates, Doom, Fascinus, and Nemo.. American Society for Microbiology 110th Annual General meeting; May 2010   (Mark, Forsyth, Biology)

Corzo, Krysten
. ASM 110th General Meeting; May 2010   (Mark, Forsyth, Biology)

Harvey, Sam
Isolation and Characterization of 16 Novel Bacteriophages Infecting Mycobacterium smegmatis; Complete Genome Sequences of Three Isolates, Doom, Fascinus, and Nemo.. 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; 05/23 - 05/27/2010   (Mark, Forsyth, Biology)

Kaeser, Gwen
. Society of Developmental Biology; August 2010   (Margaret, Saha, Biology)

Lewis, Brittany
Calcium channel antagonists and neurotransmitter phenotype specification. Society for Developmental Biology 69th Annual Meeting; August 2010   (Margaret, Saha, Biology)

McDonough, Molly
The effects of perturbing components of the Notch signaling pathway on neurotransmitter phenotype and calcium channel subunit expression in Xenopus. Society for Developmental Biology Annual Meeting; August 2010   (Margaret, Saha, Biology)

Nagarkar, Maitreyi
Effects of Methyl Mercury (MeHg) on Neural Development in Xenopus laevis and in Regenerating Planarian Species . SDB 69th Annual Meeting; August 2010   (Margaret, Saha, Biology)

O'Hagan, Lauren
An ORF (P7) Over-Represented among cag PAI Negative Isolates of Helicobacter pylori is Frequently a Pseudogene when Present in cag PAI Positive Isolates.. 110th General Meeting for the Society of Microbiology; May 2010   (Mark, Forsyth, Biology)

Presler, Marc
spe-7, a potential integrator of cell cycle and microtubule dynamics in C. elegans spermatocytes. . 2010: Santa Cruz Developmental Biology Meeting; June 2010   (Diane, Shakes, Biology)

Sun, Ruoyan
Global Stability of the endemic equilibrium of multigroup epidemic model with nonlinear incidence. Fourth International Conference on Recent Advances in Applied Dynamical Systems; June 2010   (Junping, Shi, Mathematics)

White, Jordan
Life history strategies and endocrine variation: genetic variation in reproduction, food intake, body composition, glucose, and feeding-related hormones in a population of Peromyscus leucopus. American Society of Mammologists Meeting; June 2010   (Paul, Heideman, Biology)

Spring 2010

Barrineau, Breanne
ENHANCED PREFERENCE FOR ETHANOL ODOR AND INCREASED VOLUNTARY INTAKE FOLLOWING EXPOSURE TO ETHANOL DURING THE EARLY POSTNATAL PERIOD.. SYNAPSE: Symposium for Young Neuroscientists And Professors of the Southeast; March 2010   (Pamela, Hunt, Psychology)

Cooley, John
Peer victimization and internalizing symptoms in African-American children: The mediating role of worry dysregulation. The Biennial Conference on Human Development; April 2010   (Janice, Zeman, Psychology)

Roseman, Paige
Development of a novel delay discounting task: evaluation of nicotinic receptor blockade.. SYNAPSE 2010; March 2010   (Joshua, Burk, Psychology)

Spencer, Tracy
POSTNATAL SUPPLEMENTAL CHOLINE FACILITATES TRACE FEAR CONDITIONING AND FACILITATES EXTINCTION OF FEAR IN RATS TRAINED AS ADOLESCENTS. SYNAPSE; March 2010   (Pamela, Hunt, Psychology)

Fall 2009

Barrineau, Breanne
ENHANCED PREFERENCE FOR ETHANOL ODOR AND INCREASED VOLUNTARY INTAKE FOLLOWING EXPOSURE TO ETHANOL DURING THE EARLY POSTNATAL PERIOD.. 42st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Developmental Psychobiology; October 2009   (Pamela, Hunt, Psychology)

Kaplan, Claire
Computational modeling of attention task performance decrements induced by M1 receptor blockade or PKC inhibition in rats.. Neuroscience 2009 (Society for Neuroscience); October 2009   (Joshua, Burk, Psychology)

Krey, Becca
Na/K ATPase pumps and Na-dependent K current contribute to inspiratory burst termination in neurons of the neonatal mouse preBötzinger complex studied in vivo. Society for Neuroscience; October 2009   (Christopher, Del Negro, Applied Science)

Montagna, Melissa
Challenging Assumption: An Analysis of Physical Contributions to Water Quality Variance in Stormwater Retention Ponds. Virginia Water Research Conference; October 2009   (Randolph, Chambers, Biology)

Munyikwa, Michelle
Recruitment of Mitochondria to v-ErbA Aggresomes. 12th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences; October 2009   (Lizabeth, Allison, Biology)

Spencer, Tracy
POSTNATAL SUPPLEMENTAL CHOLINE FACILITATES EXTINCTION OF FEAR IN RATS TRAINED AS ADOLESCENTS. International Society for Developmental Psychobiology; October 2009   (Pamela, Hunt, Psychology)

 

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Fall 2008 – Summer 2009

Araj, Christina
Chronic resistance training attenuates age-associated endothelial dysfunction in coronary arteries of aging rats. Experimental Biology; April, 2009   (Brennan Harris, Kinesiology)

Barrineau, Breanne
Enhanced Preference For Ethanol Odor And Increased Voluntary Intake Following Exposure To Ethanol During The Early Postnatal Period. Eastern Psychological Association's Annual Conference; March, 2009   (Pamela Hunt, Psychology)

Brush, Ben
Calcium uncaging evokes inward currents in preBötzinger Complex neurons of neonatal mice in vitro. Society for Neuroscience Annual Convention; November, 2008   (Christopher Del Negro, Applied Science)

Garafalo, Alex
In Vitro and in Vivo Imaging of Human Breast Cancer Models Using a Novel Gamma Camera Imager. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2009   (Eric, Bradley, Biology)

Glass, Emily
Effect of pre-habilitative conditioning on aged muscles. Experimental Biology Conference; April, 2009 (Michael Deschenes, Kinesiology)

Hakkal, Natasha
Postnatal supplemental choline facilitates extinction of fear in rats trained as adolescents. Eastern Psychological Association Conference; March, 2009   (Pamela Hunt, Psychology)

Harper, Mike
Inhibition of Notch Signaling Results in Ectopic Expression of Glutamatergic Markers in Xenopus. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2009   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Hartman, Jana
Calcium sparks and calcium homeostasis in a hybrid model of local and global calcium responses. International Conference on Mathematical Biology and Annual Meeting of The Society for Mathematical Biology; July, 2009   (Gregory Smith, Applied Science)

Harvey, Sam
Isolation, Characterization, and Genome Sequence of a Novel Bacteriophage Infecting Mycobacterium smegmatis.. The American Society for Microbiology 109th General Meeting; May, 2009   (Mark Forsyth, Biology)

Jackson, Arrykka
M-013. Isolation, Characterization and Genome Sequence of a Novel Bacteriophage Infecting Mycobacterium smegmatis. American Society of Microbiology; May, 2009   (Mark Forsyth, Biology)

Jacobson, Sarah
Pre-training physostigmine mitigates the deleterious effets of neonatal ethanol on trace fear conditioning. Eastern Psychological Association; March, 2009   (Pamela Hunt, Psychology)

Lowdon, Rebecca
Role of Calcium Activity in Neurotransmitter Phenotype Determination in the Xenopus Retina . Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2009   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

McClure, Kate
Phylogenetic relationships and morphological changes in Venericardia (Bivalvia: Carditidae) on the U.S. Gulf Coastal Plain during the Paleogene. Geological Society of America Southeastern Regional Meeting; March, 2009   (Rowan, Lockwood, Geology)

Mehta, Hetal
Pre-Training Physostigmine Mitigates The Deleterious Effects Of Neonatal Ethanol On Trace Fear Conditioning. Eastern Psychological Association Conference; March, 2009   (Pamela Hunt, Psychology)

Miller, Lauren
Characterization of Calcium Channel Subunit Expression in the Developing Nervous System. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2009   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Nagarkar, Maitreyi
Characterization of Calcium Channel Subunit Expression in the Developing Nervous System. Morphogenesis & Regenerative Medicine; May, 2009   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Ohman, Karin
Diversity, Geographic Range and Size Changes of Venericardia throughout the Paleogene of the U.S. Gulf Coastal Plain. Southeast Geologic Society of America Conference; March, 2009   (Rowan Lockwood, Geology)

Perz, Allison
Isolation, Characterization and Genome Sequence of a Novel Bacteriophage Infecting Mycobacterium smegmatis. General Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology; May, 2009   (Mark Forsyth, Biology)

Sherman, Grace
Sensitivity of neuromuscular junctions to unloading and pre-habilitation. Experimental Biology; April, 2009 (Michael Deschenes, Kinesiology)

Spencer, Tracy
Postnatal Supplemental Choline Facilitates Trace Fear Conditioning and Facilitates Extinction of Fear in Rats Trained as Adolescents . Eastern Psychological Association; March, 2009   (Pamela Hunt, Psychology)

Whelan, Hilary
Isolation, Characterization, and Genome Sequence of a Novel Bacteriophage Infected Micobacterium Smegamatis. General Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology; May, 2009   (Mark Forsyth, Biology)

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Fall 2007 – Summer 2008

Brunner, Abigail
Targeting of Thyroid Hormone Receptor Variants to Aggresomes. The American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting; December, 2007   (Lizabeth Allison, Biology)

Elias, Gustavo
Differential Localization of Thyroid Hormone Receptor Alpha in Neuronal and Non-Neuronal Cell Lines. The American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting; December, 2007   (Lizabeth Allison, Biology)

Frame, Alicia
Autoclave sterilization may confound the observed effect of feather degrading bacteria. American Ornithologist's Union Meeting; August, 2007   (John Swaddle, Biology)

Gayek, Anna
Prophage sequences are more frequently present in cag PAI negative than cag PAI positive isolates of Helicobacter pylori.. American Society For Microbiology 108th General Meeting; June, 2008   (Mark Forsyth, Biology)

Hallinger, Kelly
Lifetime Fitness of Tree Swallows Exposed to Aquatic Mercury. 2008 Wilson Ornithological Society Annual Meeting; April, 2008 (Daniel Cristol, Biology)

Hallinger, Kelly
Use of Mercury to Recognize Floaters in a Tree Swallow Population. 126th Stated Meeting of the American Ornithologists' Union; August, 2008   (Daniel Cristol, Biology)

Hughes, Andrew
The role of Ca2+ activity in neurotransmitter phenotype determination in X. laevis. Society for Developmental Biology 67th Annual Meeting; July, 2008   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Miller, John
Prophage sequences are more frequently present in cag PAI negative than cag PAI positive isolates of Helicobacter pylori.. American Society For Microbiology 108th General Meeting; June, 2008   (Mark Forsyth, Biology)

Miller, Lauren
Characterization of Calcium Channel Subunit Expression in the Developing Nervous System. Society for Developmental Biology 67th Annual Meeting; July, 2008   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Roby, Mackenzie
Neuromuscular junctions are more sensitive to onset of aging than myofibers. Experimental Biology Conference; April, 2008 (Michael Deschenes, Kinesiology)

Saar, Brooklynd
Computational Modeling of the H/D Exchange Behavior of Asparagine and Its O-Methyl Ester. 59th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society 2007; October, 2007   (John Poutsma, Chemistry)

Teasley, Daniel
Terminal differentiation gene coexpression in GABAergic and glycinergic neurons. Society for Developmental Biology 67th Annual Meeting; July, 2008   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Villanueva, Valerie
The Effect of Clump Separation on Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium smegmatis Gene Expression. Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students; November, 2007   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Wolfert, Madeline
Connexin Protein Expression During Early Ischemic Remodeling with Femoral Artery Ligation. Experimental Biology Conference; April, 2008   (Robin Looft-Wilson, Kinesiology)

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Fall 2006 – Spring 2007

Ambrecht, Lindsay
Connexin Expression After Femoral Artery Ligation. Experimental Biology; April, 2007 (Robin Looft-Wilson, Kinesiology)

Ashley, Blair
Preservation of EDHF-Dependent Vasodilation and Connexin Expression in Hyperhomocysteinemic Mice. Experimental Biology; April, 2007   (Robin Looft-Wilson, Kinesiology)

Billig, Janelle
Effect of Shear Stress on Connexin and eNOS mRNA Expression in Cultured Arteries. Experimental Biology; April, 2007 (Robin Looft-Wilson, Kinesiology)

Byers, Stephanie
Characterization of selected genes and neurotransmitters of the developing central nervous system in the Xenopus laevis embryo, including regulation by Notch and Suppressor of Hairless . Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2007   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

CarrierFenster, Kellyn
The Role of the Community Effect in Neural Induction and Neurotransmitter Phenotype Acquisition. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2007   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Crowder, Erin
Calcium-activated potassium currents contribute to respiratory burst stability in pre-Bötzinger neurons. Society for Neuroscience; October, 2006   (Christopher Del Negro, Applied Science)

Fenlon, Erin
Quantifying the Morphology and Reconstructing the Phylogeny of Venericard Bivalves along the Gulf Coastal Plain during the Paleocene and Eocene. Southeast GSA; March, 2007   (Rowan Lockwood, Geology)

Golub, Natalia
Specification of Neurotransmitter Phenotypes in Xenopus laevis. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2007 (Margaret Saha, biology)

Hallinger, Kelly
Does Mercury Contamination Affect Birdsong?. 125th Stated Meeting of the American Ornithologists' Union; August, 2007 (Daniel Cristol, Biology)

Johnson, Morgan
Neural Phenotype Specification, Calcium, and Cell Cycle: The effects of Veratridine on Early Neural Development in Xenopus. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2007   (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Monroe, Adrian
Occurrrence of Double Clutching in a Southern Tree Swallow Population. Wilson Ornithological Society 87th Annual Meeting; March, 2007   (Daniel Cristol, Biology)

Oreska, Matthew
Paleoecology of the Cloverly Formation (Lower Cretaceous) Vertebrate Fauna from Microvertebrate Sites in the Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. Rocky Mountain Geological Society of America: 59th Annual Meeting; May, 2007   (Rowan Lockwood, Geology)

Seibert, Christopher
A shRNA dual fluorophore strategy to determine hormone receptor nuclear import mechanisms. Endo 2007; June, 2007 (Lizabeth Allison, Biology)

Streer, Mark
The effects of cirazoline on the firing rates of thermally classified neurons in the anterior hypothalamus of the rat. American Physiological Society - Conference on Experimental Biology 2007; April, 2007   (John Griffin, Biology - Neuroscience)

Teasley, Daniel
Transcriptional Regulation of GABAergic Neuron Specification. Morphogenesis and Regenerative Medicine Symposium; May, 2007 (Margaret Saha, Biology)

Tice, Daniel
NMR and X-ray crystallographic studies of divalent zinc triad metal ions coordinated with multidentate ligand 2,6-bis[((2-pyridylmethyl)oxy)methyl]pyridine. ACS Spring 2007 National Convention; March, 2007   (Deborah Bebout, Chemistry)

Underdown, Jamie
An Investigation of a Fungal Epizootic of Mussels in the Deep-sea. Benthic Ecology; March, 2007 (Paul Heideman, Biology)

Wolfert, Madeline
Shear-stress induced vasodilation does not increase eNOS phosphorylation at S1179. Experimental Biology 2007; April, 2007 (Robin, Looft-Wilson, Kinesiology)

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