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Second Cohort 2004

Karey Sutton

Undergrad: Howard University 

PREP Mentor: Doris Zallen

Current Status: Scientific Director, Health Equity Research at MedStar

Korede Ajiboye

Undergrad: California State University Dominguez Hill

Prep Mentor: Eric Wong, Molecular Nutrition

Current Status: Pharmacy Student, Loma Linda University

Alexandria Coq

Undergrad: University of Maryland Eastern Shore

PREP Mentor: Stephen Boyle, Molecular Pathology

Current Status: Ph.D. Student, Temple University

Maria Diehl

Undergrad: Emory University

PREP Mentor: Dr. Robin Panneton, Child Development

Current Status: Assistant professor, Kansas State University

Christopher Downing

Undergrad: Delaware State University

PREP Mentor: Scott Geller, Applied Behavior

Current Status: Assistant Professor & Organization Development Consultant at Valdosta State University

Helen Shibru

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Helen Shibru 

Undergrad: Virginia Tech

PREP Mentor: Pedro Mendez, Molecular Modeling

Current Status: Patent Examiner, US Patent office

Kimberly Heard

Undergrad: Virginia Tech

PREP Mentor: Reinhard Laubenbacher, Math Modeling

Current Status: Senior Mathematician/system engineer, Schafer Corporation

Lynette Green

Undergrad: Virgnia State University 

PREP Mentor: Ricardh Winett, Health Behavior

Current Status: Attorney Regulatory Health Issues

Gregory Bernard 

Undergrad: North Carolina A&T State University

PREP Mentor: Honglin Jiang, Molecular Physiology 

Current Status: Assistant Professor at Tuskegee University

Eugenia Amponsah

Undergrad: The University of Maryland 

PREP Mentor: William Huckle, Cancer Biology

Current Status: Physician, Columbus, Ohio 

Monica Alvarez

Undergrad: Purdue University

PREP Mentor: Zhijian Jake, Vector Genomics

Current Status: Scientific Associate II at Novartis