Congratulations to our fall 2017 M.S. and Ph.D. graduates

The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering proudly congratulates the following M.S. and Ph.D. graduates who obtained their degrees in Fall 2017.

These are:
Evelyn Bracho-Sanchez, Ph.D.
Dissertation title: Targeted Extracellular Delivery of Indolemaine 2,3 Dioxygenase Via Fusion with Galectin 3
Advisor: Dr. Ben Keselowsky


Xianjin Dai, Ph.D.
Dissertation title: Multimodal Endoscopy and its Application
Advisor: Dr. Huabei Jiang

Brittany Jacobs, Ph.D.
Dissertation title: Pathologic Gait in Osteoarthritis Models: Characterization and Treatment
Advisors: Dr. Kyle Allen & Dr. Kevin Vincent

Emily Lakes, Ph.D.
Dissertation title: Advancing Methods for Multiscale Mechanics in Orthopedic Research
Advisor: Dr. Kyle Allen

Jeffrey Leibowitz, Ph.D.
Dissertation title: Somatostatin Gene Therapy for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy and its effects on Adult Neurogenesis and Neuroimflammation
Advisor: Dr. Brandi Ormerod

Siyang Yin, Ph.D.
Dissertation title: Neural Dynamics of Fear Conditioning
Advisor: Dr. Mingzhou Ding

M.S. graduate:
Ahmed Hemeid
M.S. thesis: Treatment of Anyeursmatic Thoracic Aorta Utlizing Poly (Octanediol-co-citrate) Loaded with All-trans Retinoic Acid
Advisor: Dr. Chelsey Simmons