Current Trainees in the Cancer Pharmacology Training Program

department of pharmacology

Predoctoral trainees

Tessianna Misko |

Katie Doud | – Mentors: Gregory Tochtrop, Chemistry, and Noa Noy, Pharmacology. Targeting fatty acid binding protein 5 for suppressing mammary carcinoma cell growth

Allison Condie | – Yanming Wang, Chemistry, and Stanton Gerson, Case Comprehensice Cancer Center Development of Molecular Probes for Biomedical Imaging of Cancer

Dustin Thomas | – Thomas Egelhoff, Cell Biology, Lerner Research Institute, and Harihara Baskaran, Chemical Engineering Function of Non‐muscle Myosin IIB in Breast Cancer ‐ Three Dimensional Migration and Traction Force Generation

Karin Lee | – Mentors: Nicole Steinmetz, Biomedical Engineering, and Ruth Keri, Pharmacology
Molecular farming in plants to produce breast cancer nanomedicines

Lisa Bauer | - Mentors: Mark Griswold, Radiology, and Efstathios Krathanasis, Biomedical Engineering. Enhanced Delivery of Chemotherapy to Tumors Using a Multi-Component Nanochain with Radio-Frequency-Tunable Drug Release

Postdoctoral trainees

Jing Song | - Mentors: Rob Ewing - Center for Proteomics and Bioinformatics, Mark Chance - Center for Proteomics and Bioinformatics, and Zhenghe John Wang - Genetics. Mapping mutant cancer signaling networks

Jon Whitney | - Mentors: Nicole Steinmetz, Biomedical Engineering, and Sanjay Gupta, Department of Urology. Antibody targeting of cancer biomarkers using viral platforms.

Yongyou Zhang | - Mentors: Sanford Markowitz, Hematology & Oncology, and Mark Chance, Center for Proteomics and Bioinformatics. Targeting 15-PGDH mediated pathway for cancer prevention and therapy