Jeremy McIntyre, Ph.D.
Brian is a UF PhD student in the neuroscience program rotating in the lab, joining the lab in a joined venture with Abisambra Lab. Brian is leading some new projects into how neurodegenerative processes affect cilia.
As a 2019 SNIP student to nvestigated the role of hypothalamic MCH neurons in modulating the olfactory bulb. Tom joins the lab having finished his B.S. at the University of Colorado, Denver, and will be leading studies on the role of neuronal cilia in behavioral responses to drugs of abuse.
Sofia graduated with her B.S. from UF in 2021.
Dr. Kelly DeMars
The most senior member of the groups, Pdawg is a spunky mutt, who combines a highly motivated (food) drive with a quick learning can do attitude. A lover of longer runs and novel smells, she keeps the boss company while working from home, mostly by making sure the bed doesn’t move.
In memory of the the lab heavy.
Lab Alumni – Students
Dr. Kalene Jasso
Current: Applying to medical schools
Currently attending medical school at FIU.
Lab Alumni – Research Technicians
Tyler Ten Eyck
Currently a research project manager in Orlando
Erin Bumpus, B.A.
Currently studying to be a PA
Natalie Green, M.S.
Returned to Canada to be an awesome waterways manager in the Niagra area.
Art Zimmerman, Ph.D.
2020-2021: Art completed is PhD with Dr. Steve Munger before joining the lab. Currently continuing research at Auburn University.
2020-2021. Chang is off to pursue medical school admission
Summer Neuroscience Internship Program Alumni
Accepted a NIEHS Postbac starting May 2022
Daniel Arrioja Azuaje
Currently a research technician at the University of Iowa State Hygienic lab.
Currently pursuing her Ph.D at Wake Forest University.
Currently in Medical School at Duke University
Awarded a Fulbright Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Currently a NIH Postbaccalaureate at the National Eye Institute.
Candace has since completed her MS in Food Science at UF and is now a Molecular Scientist with the FDA.