M.D./Ph.D. Student Highlights
M.D./Ph.D. student, Annica Ren Stull-Lane, was recently featured alongside other medical students for her work helping Sacramento's homeless during Coronavirus.
Click here to read the full story in The Sacramento Bee!
The UC Davis M.D./Ph.D. program is pleased to announce that four of our students have been awarded prestigious NIH F30 awards!
The F30 is designed to support M.D./Ph.D. students during the latter part of their Ph.D. research efforts, as well as during the MS3 and MS4 years of medical school. Our F30 funding success rate of 25% compares favorably to the national award rate of 4%.
Our 4 awardees are:
Brendan Cohn-Sheehy: Using lifelike narratives to probe age-related differences in cortico-hippocampal functionality and episodic memory
Anna Sadovnikova: The role of glucocorticoids in the regulation of alpha-lactalbumin and milk production
Annica Stull-Lane: The role of SLC11A1 in neutrophil antimicrobial response
Lillian Zhang: EptB pseudogene formation as a novel mechanism of typhoidal Salmonella virulence