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Recent CLIMB PRO Mentors

Each year, students are placed with mentors whose interests align closely with their own, so our mentors change regularly. However, you are welcome to request to work with any of these faculty in your application, and we will try to make you a perfect match!

Lucy Mastrandrea, MD, PhD

Lucy Mastrandrea, MD, PhD
Department of Pediatrics 

Student Mentee
Kathleen Sellick (2013) 

Daniel Antonius, PhD

Daniel Antonius, PhD
Department of Psychiatry

Student Mentee
Aaliyah Gibbons (2015) 

Te-Chung Lee, PhD

Te-Chung Lee, PhD
Department of Biochemistry (Cardiology-focused)

Student Mentees
Gabriel Gomez-Chaves (2016)
Angelica Rivera Rosa (2015) 

Supriya Mahajan, MD, PhD

Supriya D. Mahajan, MD, PhD
Department of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Student Mentees
Elizabeth Quaye (2016)
Courtney Mangum (2015)

Laurene Tumiel Berhalter, PhD

Laurene Tumiel Berhalter, PhD
Department of Family Medicine

Student Mentee
Jacob Milling (2015) 

Lixin Zhu, PhD

Lixin Zhu, PhD
Department of Pediatrics

Student Mentees
Martin Sandoval (2016)
Aswad Jackson (2015) 

Xiaozhong Wen, PhD

Xiaozhong Wen, PhD
Department of Pediatrics

Student Mentees
Jalisa Kelly (2016)
Aliyah Glover (2015) 

Hong Xue, PhD

Hong Xue, PhD
Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health 

Student Mentee
Kisa Harris (2014) 

Teresa Danforth, MD

Teresa Danforth, MD
Department of Urology

Student Mentee
Ky'ara Carr (2016) 

James Jarvis, MD

James Jarvis, MD
Department of Pediatrics 

Student Mentees
Garfield Walker (2016)
Erica Poe (2014)
Kaila Epps (2013) 

Stanley Fernandez, MD, PhD

Stanley Fernandez, MD, PhD
Department of Medicine 

Student Mentees
Henry Uran, Jr. (2014)
Jesus Enriquez (2013) 

M. Laura Feltri, MD

M. Laura Feltri, MD
Department of Biochemistry 

Student Mentee
Clementine Namba (2014) 

Jessy Alexander, PhD

Jessy Alexander, PhD
Department of Medicine 

Student Mentees
Suleiman Abdulkadir (2016)
Maria Ritchie (2014) 

Thomas Russo, MD

Thomas Russo, MD
Department of Medicine 

Student Mentee
Brandon Anhalt (2013) 

David Shucard, PhD

David Shucard, PhD
Department of Neurology 

Student Mentee
Rushell Dixon (2013) 

Rajendram Rajnaryanan, PhD

Rajendram Rajnarayanan, PhD
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology 

Student Mentee
Angel Garcia (2016)
Tekeydra Lee (2013)