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Serrano NeuroLab

at New Mexico State University

Past Lab Members

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FORMER RESEARCH ADVISEES

PROFESSORS (5)

Name (NMSU Program):

Degree(s):

Current appointment:

Marti Morales (RISE)

Ph.D. NMSU (2007,Serrano)

Assistant Professor, Adrian College, MI

Shannon Manuelito (RISE)

M.S. NMSU (2006, Serrano)

Assistant Professor, Maricopa Community College, AZ

Quincy Quick (RISE; NMSGC)

Ph.D. NMSU (2002, Serrano)

Assistant Professor, State University of New Orleans, LA

Marco Diaz(MBRS;MARC)

B.S. NMSU (2000, Serrano); M.D., UNM Medical School (2006)

Assistant Professor and Medical Director of Community Partnership Clinics, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center - El Paso, TX

William Doyon (MBRS)

B.S. NMSU (1999, Serrano); Ph.D., UT Austin (2005)

Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, TX



PhD Students (5)

Name (NMSU Program):

Degree Year:

Employment (last known):

Marti Morales (RISE)

2007

Asst Professor, Adrian College, MI

David Sultemeier (NMSGC)

2007

PostDoc UCLA

Quincy Quick (RISE, NMSGC)

2002

Asst Professor, State University of New Orleans, LA

Sreenatha Kirakodu

1998

Research Scientist III, U of Kentucky

Armando Varela-Ramirez (MBRS)

1998

Research Associate, UTEP



M.S. Students (15)

Name (NMSU Program):

Degree Year:

Employment (last known):

Desarae Gutierrez (AMP)

2008

Doctor of Physical Therapy program, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, FL

Lina Urquidi

2007

Lab Coordinator, NMSU

Jason Sammons

2006

Biochemical Field Engineer,Honeywell

Shannon Manuelito (RISE)

2006

Asst Professor, Maricopa Community College, AZ

Bleu Knight

2006

Senior Research Assistant, NMSU

Jennifer Sitton

2006

PhD, NMSU; Curriculum Developer, Invent Now, Inc.

Amanda Luna-Meenach (RISE)

2005

Medical Specialist trainee, NMSU

Hadya Khawaja

2003

HS Research Splst; UNM Clinical Trials Center

James Kory Wilson (MBRS)

2000

Cancer Research Institute Taipei, Taiwan

Vincent Lopez-Anaya (MBRS)

2000

Las Cruces Law Enforcement

Laura Haas

2000

Program Development Specialist, NMSU

Laura Rodriguez

1999

Ph.D., NMSU; PostDoc NMSU

Samatha Cicero (NMSGC)

1999

Ph.D. Case Western Reserve; Medical Science Liaison (CNS), UCB

Price Lawhon

1998

Physician's Asst; La Clinica Guadalupana

Christopher Chuy Williams (NMSGC)

1997

Ordained, Roman Catholic Priest



M.S. Students: Other (3)

Name (NMSU Program):

Left lab in:

Education (last known):

Robert Pham

2012

transferred to Electrical Engineering MS program, NMSU

Michael Best

2011

transferred to Microbiology PhD program, NMSU

Alicia Arguelles (AMP)

2008

transferred to PharmD program, UNM



Undergraduate Researchers: Postgraduate Education (32)

Name (NMSU program):

Left lab in:

Degree:

Status:

Institution:

Gregg MacPherson

2010

M.S.

in progress

NMSU

Eduardo Llamas (AMP, RISE)

2009

M.S.

in progress

University of Maryland

Danielle Aldrich

2009

M.A.

completed

NMSU

Joanna Beeson (HHMI, CS)

2008

PhD.

completed

UNM

Victor Abravanel

2006

M.S.

completed

NMSU

Daniel Moench

2005

D.C.

completed

National University of Health Sciences, IL

Sean Penwell (CS; MARC)

2004

MD

completed

Harvard University

W. Michael Bullock (CS)

2003

MD/PhD

completed

UNM

Jill Hendren (CS)

2003

PhD

in progress

UNM

Oscar Ramirez (RISE,MBRS)

2003

PhD

completed

UTEP

Matt Marple (CS)

2002

MS MEngr

completed

NMSU

Mary Burwash (RISE, MBRS)

2001

MD

completed

Boston University

Barbara Cadena (MARC,MBRS)

2001

MD

completed

UNM

Laura De La Cruz (RISE,MBRS)

2000

MD

completed

UNM

Marco Diaz (MARC,MBRS)

2000

MD

completed

UNM

Ursa Brown Glaberman (CS)

2000

MD

completed

UNM

Augusto Roman (CS)

2000

PhD

completed

Stanford

Jaime Aagard (CS)

1999

MD

completed

UNM

William "Billy" Doyon (MBRS)

1999

PhD

completed

UT Austin

Angel Miera (MARC,CS)

1999

PhD

in progress

Georgetown University

John Gladden (CS,NNMSGC)

1998

PhD

completed

UC Berkeley

Scott Maxwell (CS)

1997

MS

completed

University of Illinois, Champaign

Shellee Roe (CS,MBRS)

1997

DVM

completed

CSU

Teresa Arizaga (CS,MARC)

1996

MD

completed

UNM

Juliet Gladden (CS)

1996

DVM

completed

Univserity of Georgia

Daniel Lopez-Maldonado (MBRS)

1996

PharmD

completed

UNM

Carlos Roman (CS,MBRS)

1996

MS, EE

completed

Stanford

Kristy Tafoya (MBRS)

1996

MD

completed

UNM

Eva Trujillo (CS)

1996

DVM

completed

CSU

Nanette LaShay

1995

MD

completed

UNM

Ana Lisa Rodriquez (CS,MARC)

1995

MD

completed

UNM

Paula Mora (CS,MARC)

1994

MD

completed

Stanford



Undergraduate Reseachers: Other (22)

Name (NMSU Program):

Left lab in:

Education (last known):

Ana Cadena (CS, RISE))

2011

BS in progress, NMSU

Pablo Coss (RISE)

2011

BS in progress, NMSU

Karla Almaraz (RISE, MARC)

2011

BS, NMSU

Blanca Dena

2009

BS in progress, NMSU

Alexandru Boje (RISE)

2009

BS in progress, NMSU

Daniel Aguilar (HHMI)

2009

BS in progress, NMSU

Corey Payton (HHMI)

2007

BS, NMSU

Vanessa Provencio (AMP)

2007

BS in progress, NMSU

Michelle Hopkins

2005

BN, NMSU

Shannon Nunn (CS)

2005

BS, NMSU

Robyn Hawkinson (CS)

2003

BS, NMSU

Roberto Marquez (CS,BRIDGES,MBRS, MARC)

2003

BS, NMSU

Ryan Peters

2003

BS, NMSU

Aaron Begay (BRIDGES,MBRS)

2001

AA, DINE

Dominic Jefferson

2001

BS, NMSU

Nathan Theye

2001

BS, NMSU

Hnin Khaing (CS)

2000

BS, NMSU

Mark Gladden

1999

BS, NMSU

Paul Arellanes (McNair)

1998

BS, NMSU

Steven Williams (CS,McNair)

1996

BS, NMSU

Roberta Winston (CS,MARC)

1995

BS, NMSU

Eddie Medina

1993

BS, UNM



Undergraduate Researchers: Summer Interns (9)

Name (NMSU Program):

Education (last known):

Melissa Clark (BRIDGES,MBRS)

AA, DINE (in progress)

Natasha Yazzie (BRIDGES,MBRS)

MS student, NMSU (in progress)

Sawyer Peterman (BRIDGES,MBRS)

BS, UNM

Erin Corriveau

BS, Middlebury College; MD UNM

Miranda Salt (BRIDGES,MBRS)

BS (in progress), NMSU

Fleurette Brown (BRIDGES,MBRS)

AA, Dine; BS NMSU

Lynn Julian (BRIDGES,MBRS)

AA, DINE

Matilda Akeah (BRIDGES,MBRS)

AA, DINE

Will Silversmith (BRIDGES,MBRS)

AA, DINE



Research Associates, Visiting Scholars, Postdoctoral Fellows, Technicians (9)

Name:

In lab:

Title:

Employment (last known):

Miranda Salt (BRIDGES)

2004/08

Technician

Dine Reservation, health care provider

Erika Koval

2007/08

Technician

PhD Student, Washington University, MI

Mary Gladden

2001

Visiting Scholar

Science Educator, Las Cruces High Schools

David Fashena

1997/99

Postdoctoral Fellow

Scientifc Curator, ZFIN

Claudia Trevino Santa-Cruz

1998

Visiting Scientist

Professor, UNAM Cuernavaca

Katherine Dickerson

1992/94

Consultant

Las Cruces

Lisa Frost

1992/94

Science Educator

Seattle School System, WA

Maria Eugenia Diaz

1992/93

K-6 Educator

Texas School System

Angela Haag-Kerwer

1992

Visiting Scientist

University of Heidelberg

Augusto Cesar Franco

1991/92

Visiting Scientist

Professor, Departamento de Botanica, Universidade de Brasilia

>Visiting Scientist

University of Heidelberg

Augusto Cesar Franco

1991/92

Visiting Scientist

Professor, Departamento de Botanica, Universidade de Brasilia