Current Immunology Grant Trainees

 

2020-2021 T32 Training Grant Recipients

M.Ashby 
Katherine (Maude) Ashby
ashby037@umn.edu

Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student 2018
Mentor: Kristin Hogquist

Research Interest: Negative selection of autoreactive T cells 

 

 

Bolivar-wagers
Sara Bolivar Wagers
boliv004@umn.edu

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD./PhD), 2016
Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student 2018
Mentor: Bruce Blazar

Research Interest: Transplant immunology; regulatory T cell immunotherapy for the treatment or prevention of acute Graft Versus Host Disease.

 

N. David
Natalie David
david752@umn.edu

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD./PhD), 2017
Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student 2019
Mentor: Mike Farrar

Research Interest: Nuclear corepressors in CD4 T cell development


 

F. Mohamed
Fathima Mohamed
moham551@umn.edu

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD./PhD), 2017
Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student 2019
Mentor: Bruce Blazar

Research Interest: Investigating therapeutic targets for Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

 

M rollins
Meagan Rollins
rolli080@umn.edu

Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student 2018
Mentor: 
Ingunn Stromnes

Research Interest: Understanding mechanisms of T cell exhaustion; engineered T cell immunotherapy for the treatment of pancreatic cancer

 

L sjaastad
Lucy Sjaastad
sjaas005@umn.edu

Microbiology & Immunology Graduate Student 2017
Mentor: 
Mike Farrar

Research Interest: Development and function of regulatory T-cells