Virginia Tech PREP Eighth Cohort

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Hariyat Andargachew

Hariyat Andargachew

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: University of Virginia, Biochemistry
Year in PREP: 2010-2011
Prep Mentor: William Huckle, Biomedical Science
Current Status: Senior Project Associate at Edelman

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Erica Arroyo

Erica Arroyo

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: Arizona State University, Biochemistry
Year in PREP: 2010-2011
PREP Mentor: Daniela Cimini, Biological Sciences

Current Status: Ph.D. Candidate, Carlos Portera-Cailliau Lab

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Kevin Muite

Kevin Muite

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: Oakwood University, Biology
Year in PREP: 2010-2011
PREP Mentor: Josep Bassaganya-Riera, GBCB

Current Status: Ph.D. Candidate, University of Chicago

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Marietou Paye

Marietou Paye

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: Emory University
Year in PREP: 2010–2011
PREP Mentor: Webster Santos, Chemistry

Current Status: Laboratory Coordinator, Field Employee at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Brittany Taylor

Brittany Taylor

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: University of Virginia, Biomedical Engineering
Year in PREP: 2010–2011
PREP Mentor: Joseph Freeman, Biomedical Engineering

Current Status: Postdoctoral Orthopaedic Research Fellow

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Jose Umanzor-Alvarez

Jose Umanzor-Alvarez

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: Virginia Tech, Physics
Year in PREP: 2010–2011
PREP Mentor: Rafael Davalos, Biomedical Engineering

Current Status: Assistant Project Manager at Clune Construction Company, L.P.

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Michelle Walker

Michelle Walker

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: Virginia Tech, Biochemistry and Animal & Poultry Sciences
Year in PREP: 2010–2011
PREP Mentor: Dr. Meng
Current Status: Research Associate at the NIH

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Regina Wallace

Regina Wallace

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: Virginia Tech, Biochemistry and Psychology
Year in PREP: 2010-2011 
PREP Mentor: Dr. Zhaomin Yan
Current Status: Completed Master's Degree at San Francisco State University

Virginia Tech PREP Scholar Hiwot Woldesemayat

Hiwot Woldesemayat

2010 Research Member

Undergrad: University of Virginia, Biology
Year in PREP: 2010-2011 
PREP Mentor: Liwu Li, Biological Science