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2021 Virtual AACR Early-career Hill Day Participants

Kristin A. Altwegg, MS

Kristin A. Altwegg, MS

Doctoral Candidate
UT Health San Antonio        
San Antonio, Texas

Kristin A. Anderson, PhD

Kristin A. Anderson, PhD

Research Associate
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, Washington

Jessie Brown, PhD

Jessie Brown, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Columbia University Medical Center         
New York

Katie M. Campbell, PhD

Katie M. Campbell, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of California, Los Angeles 
California

Pedro Costa-Pinheiro, MS

Pedro Costa-Pinheiro, MS

Graduate Student
University of Virginia
Virginia

Kyle A. Cottrell, PhD

Kyle A. Cottrell, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Washington University in St. Louis
Missouri

Emaunela Dylgjeri, BS

Emaunela Dylgjeri, BS

PhD Candidate
Thomas Jefferson University
Pennsylvania

Lara	Franceschinis Tshering, MS

Lara Franceschinis Tshering, MS

Graduate Research Assistant
Stony Brook University
New York

Atieh Hajirahimkhan, PhD

Atieh Hajirahimkhan, PhD

ACS Postdoctoral Fellow
Northwestern University
Illinois

Wanting Han, MS

Wanting Han, MS

Research Assistant
University of Massachusetts in Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Bianca N. Islam, MD, PhD, MSc

Bianca N. Islam, MD, PhD, MSc

Resident Physician
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Ohio

Kimiko L. Krieger, PhD

Kimiko L. Krieger, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Bhalchandra Mirlekar, PhD

Bhalchandra Mirlekar, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina

Bernat Navarro-Serer, BS

Bernat Navarro-Serer, BS

PhD Candidate
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Maryland

Loryn M. Phillips, BS

Loryn M. Phillips, BS

Graduate Student/Research Technician
Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute
New Mexico

Caroline Schuerger, BA, BS

Caroline Schuerger, BA, BS

PhD Candidate
Cleveland Clinic
Ohio

Mai Tanaka, MPH

Mai Tanaka, MPH

PhD Candidate/Graduate Research Assistant
University of Florida
Florida

Melody Tan, MS

Melody Tan, MS

PhD Candidate
Rice University 
Texas

Dede Teteh, DrPH

Dede Teteh, DrPH

Postdoctoral Fellow
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
California

Celina I. Valencia, DrPH

Celina I. Valencia, DrPH

NCI/NIH T32 Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Arizona Cancer Center
Arizona

Andrea Walens, PhD

Andrea Walens, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow in Cancer Control
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina

Zachary B. White II, MS

Zachary B. White II, MS

Fouth-Year Medical Student
University of South Alabama 
Alabama