Creating Biomedical Technologies to Improve Health

BESIP Intern Roster

Intern Name Project Title BESIP Mentor
Teddy Cai
Carnegie Mellon U
Therapeutic application of induced electromagnetic fields (EMFs) to reduce cell growth in Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM)
Peter J. Basser, Ph.D.
Section on Quantitative Imaging and Tissue Sciences (SQITS)
NICHD
Anna Wolfe
Vanderbilt U
Adaptive Control of a Robotic Exoskeleton to Alleviate Crouch Gait
Thomas Bulea, Ph.D. Project #1
Functional and Applied Biomechanics Section, Rehabilitation Medicine Department
CC
David (Lake) Billings
NC State
Technology Advances in Preclinical Cancer Research: Centrifugation without a Centrifuge and Custom-made Life Support Systems for Mice during Radionuclide Imaging
Peter Choyke, M.D.
Noriko Sato, M.D., Ph.D
Stephen Adler, Ph.D.
Molecular Imaging Program, Center for Cancer Research
NCI
Swati Chandra
U Arizona
Repurposing Cyanine NIR-I Dyes for Combined NIR-II Fluorescence Imaging and Nanomedicine
Xiaoyuan (Shawn) Chen, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine (LOMIN)
NIBIB
Danny Xie
U Florida
Analysis of EEG Activity in Children With and Without Cerebral Palsy During a Visually Cued Drumming Task
Diane Damiano, Ph.D.
Functional and Applied Biomechanics Section, Rehabilitation Medicine Department
CC
Thomas Bulea, Ph.D. #1
Functional and Applied Biomechanics Section, Rehabilitation Medicine Department
CC
Eric Dubofsky
Cal Poly - San Luis/O
Evaluation of the Effect of COX2 on Acellular Bioscaffold-Mediated Tissue
Christopher L. Dearth, PhD #1
Stephen M. Goldman, PhD
Biomechanics and Virtual Reality Laboratories, Research & Development Section, Department of Rehabilitation
Walter Reed
Ritika Jain
U Washington, Seattle
Characterizing Endothelial Cell Activation in Response to Ultrasound Treatment
Joseph Frank M.D.
Scott Burks Ph.D.
Radiology and Imaging Sciences
CC
Brandon Williams
U Rhode Island
Near-infrared Oximetry System to Monitor Anterior Positioned Placentas
Amir Gandjbakhche, Ph.D.
Section on Analytical and Functional Biophotonics, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Imaging, and Behavioral Development
NICHD
Randall Pursley
Thomas Pohida #5
Computational Bioscience and Engineering Laboratory
CIT
Anne Gormaley
U Florida
Optimizing Outgrowth of Primary Dorsal Root Ganglion (DRG) Neurons on Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) Substrates
Herbert M. Geller, Ph.D.
Developmental Neurobiology Section
NHLBI
Charlotte DeVol
NC State
A Comprehensive Evaluation of Osseointegration in Service Members with Transfemoral Limb Loss
Brad Hendershot, Ph.D.
Christopher Dearth, Ph.D.
Biomechanics and Virtual Reality Laboratories, Research & Development Section, Department of Rehabilitation
Walter Reed
Robert Lutz, Ph. D.
Biomedical Engineering Summer Internship Program
NIBIB
Andrew Kelleher
Duke U
H-89 Phosphoproteomics in PKA-Null Cells
Mark A. Knepper, M.D., Ph.D.
Epithelial Systems Biology Laboratory
NHLBI
Toren Arginteanu
U Pennsylvania
Investigating adaptive noise cancellation of MRI interference on electrocardiography signals acquired with PRiME system
Robert Lederman, M.D.
Dan Herzka, Ph.D.
Cardiovascular Intervention Program, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Branch
NHLBI
Thomas Pohida #2
John Kakareka
Computational Bioscience and Engineering Laboratory
CIT
Aya Cloyd
U Texas at Dallas
Drug Sensitivity of 3D Cancer Cultures in a Bioreactor with Micropillar Oxygen Delivery
Thomas Pohida #1
Computational Bioscience and Engineering Laboratory, Division of Computational Bioscience
CIT
Michael Gottesman, M.D.
Robert Robey, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Cell Biology, Center for Cancer Research
NCI
Nicole Morgan, Ph.D.
Microfabrication and Microfluidics Unit, Biomedical Engineering and Physical Science Shared Resource
NIBIB
Ashley Holt
Ashley Holt
Expression of the Notch Ligand Jagged 2 in the Intestinal Crypt
Giovanna Tosato, M.D.
Cellular and Molecular Biology Section
NCI
Nisita Dutta
Johns Hopkins U
Characterization of a Flow-Through Drug Release System for Evaluation of Drug Eluting Embolic Beads for Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Bradford Wood, M.D.
Andrew Mikhail
Ayele Negussie
NIH Center for Interventional Oncology and Chief, Interventional Radiology Section
CC