First Years


Gabriella Sigal
B.S., Physiological Science (2024) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:
Jayleen Bell
B.S., Neuroscience (2024) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:
Janette Fletcher
B.S., Cognitive Neuroscience and Behavior (2023) - University of California, Berkeley
Thesis Research:
Anita Liu
B.S., Physiological Science & Neuroscience (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Behavioral Neuroscience

Gaven Mann
B.S., Accounting (2021) - Brigham Young University
Thesis Research:
Aarya Mishra
B.S., Biology (2024) - University of San Francisco
Thesis Research:
Lilit Ohanian
B.S., Physiological Science (2024) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:
Gemma Stark
B.S., Biology (2023) - California Lutheran University
Thesis Research:

Second Years


Mohammad Afsharinia
B.Sc., Genetics (2018) - Shahid Bahonar University; MSc., Bioinformatics (2021) - Tarbiat Modares University
Thesis Research:

Muscular Dystrophy

Jackson Alga-Sheriff
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Traumatic brain injury

Hannah Azadi
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Neuroendocrinology

Maryam Ghasemi
Doctor of Medicine (2019) - Guilan University of Medical Sciences
Thesis Research:

Microbiome

Jie Ji
B.S., Molecular and Cellular Biology (2023) - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Thesis Research:

The Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis

Jamie Lee
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Cardiology

Noah Liberty
B.S., Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Sleep Homeostasis and Circadian Genes

Louise Lin
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

The effect of the loss of the Reelin pathway on the olfactory system

Jiajia Liu
B.S., Physiology (2021) - The University of Arizona
Thesis Research:

Col18a1 in the heart

Hailey Qasawadish
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Systems Biology, Cardio-metabolic Diseases

Ziwei Qiu
B.S., Cell Biology (2023) - University of California, Davis
Thesis Research:

Single-cell RNA seuqence

Cindy Quang
B.A., Molecular and Cell Biology & B.S., Nutritional Science - Toxicology (2021) - University of California, Berkeley
Thesis Research:

Microbiome-serotonin-immune interactions

Nathan Robbins
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Neuroendocrinology

Daisy Sarmiento
B.S., Health and Exercise Science (2023) - Wake Forest Universtiy
Thesis Research:

Vocal learning in songbirds (zebra finch)

Andrea Simonian
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Cancer Cell Mechanobiology

Ojaswini Suryavanshi
B.S., Biology (2022) - California State University, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Learning and Memory

Danielle Torralba
B.S., Physiological Science (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Immunology

Darren Wijaya
B.S., Biochemistry (2023) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Molecular Toxicology/Systems Biology

Richard Yan
B.A., Chemistry (2023) - Michigan State University
Thesis Research:

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Continuing Students


Sherwin Atighetchi
B.S., Physiological Science (2022) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Reelin Signaling Pathway, itch, and the spinal cord

Nina Gilshteyn
B.S., Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology (2022) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Bioinformatics epigenetics

Tyler Kramer
B.S., Biomolecular Science (2021) - University of Michigan
Thesis Research:

Vestibular Neuroscience

Yaochi Li
B.S., Biology (2021) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Neuroscience

Jasmine Louie
B.S., Physiological Science (2022) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Reelin signaling pathway in the mice olfactory nervous system

Michelle Ma
B.S., Physiological Science & Neuroscience (2022) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Cerebral Palsy, satellite cells

Netpheel Wang
B.S., Physiological Science (2022) - University of California, Los Angeles
Thesis Research:

Olfactory epithelium of Dab1 mutant mice