Graduate Training

The Burn and Shock Trauma Research Institute is home to graduates students from several different departments and programs of the Graduate School of Loyola University Chicago.

Our students are enrolled in graduate programs in the Microbiology and Immunology, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics and Cell & Molecular Physiology as well as students from the interdisciplinary programs in Integrated Cell Biology, Neuroscience and Molecular Biology.  In addition, students participate in the Alcohol Research Program and the program in Immunology and Aging.

Current Graduate Students

 

Connor Guzior, M.S.

Degree: B.S. and MPH, Loyola University Chicago, MS in Infectious Disease and Immunology with concentration in Epidemiology

Research: The Role of miRNA after Alcohol and Burn Injury

Mentor: Mashkoor Choudhry, Ph.D.

Current Position: 2022-Current, Graduate Student, Loyola University Chicago, currently pursuing a Masters degree in Infectious Disease and Immunology


Anne Sullivan, B.S.

Degree: Indiana University, Bloomington, IN in May 2022 with a degree in Epidemiology. I am currently pursuing a Masters of Infectious Disease and Immunology through Loyola University Chicago. 

Research:

Mentor: Mashkoor Choudhry, Ph.D.

Current Position: 2022-date. Graduate Student,

 

Madison Tschann, M.S.

Degree: University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN

Research: The gut microbiota in inflammatory bowel disease

Mentor: Mashkoor Choudhry, Ph.D.

Current Position: 2022-date. Graduate Student, M.D., Ph.D., Integrated Program in Biomedical Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL

 

John Yap, BS

Degree: BS (Johns Hopkins)

Research: Role of PDK4 in inflammatory cardiomyopathy

Mentor: Qun Sophia Zang

Funding Source: NIH

Program: MD/PhD program

Email: jyap@luc.edu

 

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