NEI Summer Intern Program 2011

2011 Summer Interns

Student Lab/Branch Mentor Institution
Anand Bhatt OGVFB Brian Brooks, M.D., Ph.D. Harvard University
Austin Campbell OGVFB Rachel Caspi, Ph.D. St. Albans School, D.C.
Megan Casady LI Robert Nussenblatt, M.D. Virginia Tech
Candice Craig DNA Diagnostic Lab Xinjing Wang, Ph.D. University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Alecia Gibson LI Rachel Caspi, Ph.D. George Mason University
Daoyoung Ko LI Charles Egwuagu, Ph.D. Duke University
Bryan Kuo LRCMB T. Michael Redmond, Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University
Athenais Lapeyre OGVFB Brian Brooks, M.D., Ph.D. Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
Teresa Longo N-NRL Anand Swaroop, Ph.D. University of Maryland
Chang ‘Anna’ Lu OGVFB J. Fielding Hejtmancik, M.D., Ph.D. Montgomery High School
Michael Mobaraki N-NRL Tiansen Li, Ph.D. Winston Churchill High School
Cydney Nguyen LRCMB Ignacio Rodriguez, Ph.D. Richard Montgomery High School
Uche Obiyor DECA William ‘Russ’ O’Donnell Montgomery College
Sharon Ong URN Wei Li, Ph.D. Winston Churchill High School
Philip Petrou UNGIRD Wai Wong, M.D., Ph.D. Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Katherine Pogrebniak OGVFB Yuri Sergeev, Ph.D. Princeton University
Katherine Pohida N-NRL Tudor Badea, M.D., Ph.D. Urbana High School
Ragha Suresh OGVFB Brian Brooks, M.D., Ph.D. Freehold High School, NJ
Laurenda Tettegah LRCMB T. Michael Redmond, Ph.D. Prince George’s County Community College
Eve Waters Veterinary Research & Resources Section James Raber, Ph.D., D.V.M. Cornell University
Grace Woo LRCMB S. Patricia Becerra, Ph.D. Irvine Valley College
Alan Xie Genetic Engineering Facility Lijin Dong, Ph.D. Richard Montgomery High School

2011 Diversity In Vision Research & Ophthalmology (DIVRO) Summer Interns

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Student Lab/Branch Mentor Institution
Willie Carter, III LRCMB Ignacio Rodriguez, Ph.D. Towson University
Blen Girmay LI Rachel Caspi, Ph.D. University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Stephane Guerrier LRCMB S. Patricia Becerra, Ph.D. Cornell University
Bianca Martinez LRCMB T. Michael Redmond, Ph.D. Williams College
Mariana Rius Veterinary Research & Resources Section James Raber, Ph.D., D.V.M. College of Charleston
Jadir Vieira URN Wei Li, Ph.D. Florida Atlantic University

Summer Special Volunteers

Student Lab/Branch Mentor Institution
Aswini Cherukuri LRCMB T. Michael Redmond, Ph.D. Winston Churchill High School
Sana Idrees N-NRL Anand Swaroop, Ph.D. George Washington School of Medicine
David Li OGVFB J. Fielding Hejtmancik, M.D., Ph.D. University of Maryland
Nisha Patel N-NRL Anand Swaroop, Ph.D. Thomas Wootton High School
Madhumathi Reddy LI H. Nida Sen, M.D. Georgetown University
George Zhang OGVFB J. Fielding Hejtmancik, M.D., Ph.D. Macgruder High School

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