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Neuroscience Committees

The Program in Neuroscience attributes its successes to the time and dedication of many people that work hard to strive for improvements. Below are some of those that play a role:

PIN Training Committee:

Chair: Mary Kay Lobo, Director of Graduate Education, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology

  • Thomas Abrams, Ph.D., Pharmacology
  • David Benavides, M.D., Ph.D., Neurology
  • Donna Calu, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Joseph Cheer, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • ManKyo Chung, D. MD., Ph.D, Neural & Pain Sciences
  • Poorna Dharmasri,  Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Ivy Dick, Ph.D., Physiology
  • Reha Erzurumlu, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Rao Gullapalli, Ph.D., MBA, Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
  • Ronna Hertzano, M.D., Ph.D., Otorhinolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Bruce Krueger, Ph.D., Physiology
  • Marta Lipinski, Anesthesiology
  • Brian Mathur, Ph.D., Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
  • Jessica Mong, Ph.D., Professor and Acting Chair, Pharmacology
  • Brian Polster, Ph.D., Anesthesiology
  • Paul Shepard, Ph.D., Psychiatry, MPRC

Ex-officio

  • Michael T. Shipley, Ph.D., Director, Program in Neuroscience & Chair, Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Terry B. Rogers, Ph.D., Director of Graduate Education, M.D./Ph.D. Program, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

PIN Retreat Committee

Chair: Donna Calu, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology

  • Sam Bacharach, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Poorna Dharmasri, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Kasey Girven, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Todd Gould, Ph.D., Psychiatry
  • Utsav Gyawali, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Amanda Labuza, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Tara LeGates, Research Associate, Physiology
  • Brian Mathur, Ph.D., Pharmacology
  • Ashley Marquardt, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Lace Riggs, Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Dennis Sparta, Ph.D., Anatomy and Neurobiology

 

PIN Seminar Series Committee

Chair: Dennis Sparta, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology

  • Cali Calarco, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Luana Colloca, Ph.D., Anesthesiology
  • Dan Covey, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Ivy Dick, Ph.D., Physiology
  • Ashley Marquardt,  Student Representative, Program in Neuroscience
  • Brian Mathur, Ph.D., Pharmacology
  • Alex Medina, Ph.D., Pediatrics
  • Jessica Mong, Ph.D., Pharmacology
  • Alex Poulopoulos, Ph.D., Pharmacology
  • David Seminowicz, Ph.D., Neural & Pain Sciences

 

Student Training Committee

Chair: Ashley Marquardt

  • Sydney Ashton
  • Sam Bacharach
  • Poorna Dharmasri
  • Utsav Gyawali
  • Andreas Wulff