Research Assistant Professor
Angela got her PHD from UNC Chapel Hill and was a postdoc at UIC in Pharmacology. She is working on molecular mechanisms of ovarian tumor
Adam got his Master's and PHD from Urbana and is currently working on exosomes and phytoprogestins.
PHD graduate student
Julia came to the Med Chem program from Arkansas. She is working on phytoprogestins and is a recipient of the T32 in natural products.
MD/PHD graduate student
Tova got her BA from Princeton and trained in industry in New York before coming to UIC for the MSTP program. She is imaging chemical communication in ovarian metastasis.
Tara received her B.S. from U. of Alabama. She is working on screening natural products for anti-cancer action and for natural progestins. She is also keeping us organized and well stocked!
MD/PHD rotation student
Brenna is a recent graduate of the U. of Kentucky in Lexington. She was recently accepted to the MSTP program and is doing her first rotation in our lab. She was both a SURF and tech in the lab.
Aliya is a Pharmacy GPPA student at UIC majoring in Biological Sciences. She is mentored by Amanda.
Amrita got her BS and MS from U. of Mumbai and her PHD from Nanyang Technological University. She is working on PHYs in ovarian cancer and PAX8.
Jose came to the Med Chem program from Ohio State. He is working on PAX2 and androgens.
Amanda received her B.S. from Florida International University in 2017 before coming to UIC to join the department. She is working on novel natural products for cancer.
Vedant received his BS from U. of Wisconsin-Madison before he was recruited as a University Fellow to UIC. He will be engineering microfluidics to study ovarian cancer.
Dan is the guru of all things related to animal work. He is currently managing the animal colony, assisting students and postdocs, and training for marathons and triathlons.
Djeneba is a senior student at UIC in the Honor's College and a Chicago Check scholar. She is working with Adam on phytohormones in the reproductive system.