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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Daniel Goldstein

Name:  Daniel J. Goldstein, M.D. UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Music Additional Education: M.D. from SUNY Upstate Medical University Current City, State of Residence: Cleveland, OH Job Title: Anesthesiology Resident Employer: University Hospitals Case Medical Center Family: Wife: Amanda (Perlman) Goldstein, B.A., B.S.N from the University of Rochester The U of R biology department […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Laura (Wellington) Miller

Name:  Laura (Wellington) Miller, MD UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Medical Anthropology Additional Education: MD from Drexel University College of Medicine, 2009, currently pursuing Masters in Public Health (executive MPH program) from the University of MN Current City, State of Residence: Minneapolis, MN Job Title: Faculty Physician, Associate Professor, University of Minnesota Department of […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Joanna Brougher

Name: Joanna Brougher ’04 Education (UR and additional): BS (Microbiology), BA (German), University of Rochester, 2004; MPH, University of Rochester; JD, Boston College Law School Current city/state of residence: Rochester, NY Job Title: Senior Counsel Employer: Vaccinex Family: Married with a one-year old son and two cats. Why did you choose to attend the University […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Karissa Page

Name: Karissa M. Page, MPH UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Psychology (major) Additional Education: Master of Public Health from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Current City, State of Residence: Baton Rouge, LA Job Title: Project Coordinator Employer: Acadiana C.A.R.E.S. How did you choose your major(s)? I was initially pre-med.  Most […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Jenna Anderson

Name: Jenna Anderson UR Major:  Biology (Microbiology and Immunology) Other UR Majors/Minors: Minors in Mathematics, Brain and Cognitive Sciences Additional Education: Masters degree in Biology (Infection Biology and Immunology) from Uppsala University, Sweden Current City, State of Residence: Uppsala, Sweden Job Title: PhD student in Vaccine Development (with focuses on Virology and Clinical Animal Science) […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Sabrina Gmuca

Name: Sabrina Gmuca Occupation: Pediatrics Resident Education (UR and additional): University of Rochester, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Current city/state/country of residence: New York, NY Location of your study abroad experience: Berlin Duration of your study abroad experience: 1 month summer immersion program Community activities: Circle K, UofR Sailing Team When and why did you […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Kimberly Herman

Name: Kimberly N. Herman UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Russian Language Additional Education: Ph.D in Toxicology, in Progress Current City, State of Residence: Raleigh, NC Job Title: Graduate Research Assistant Employer: North Carolina State University How did you choose your major(s)? Choosing a major came easily to me.  As someone who wanted to pursue […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Kyeesha Becoats

Name: Kyeesha Tamique Becoats UR Major:  Biology UR Minors: American Sign Language Additional Education: Masters of Science: Physiology and Biophysics Current City, State of Residence: Stony Brook, NY Job Title: Student Employer: Stony Brook University School of Medicine Family: Long term relationship, no children Community Activities: Mentorship and Health Outreach through Student National Medical Association […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Renata Mazurek

Name: Renata Mazurek UR Major:  Biology, B.A. Other UR Majors/Minors: Physics, B.A. Additional Education: Human Nutrition, M.S., Columbia University Current City, State of Residence: Be’er Sheva, Israel, at the Medical School for International Health (but an original Rochesterian) Job Title: Medical Student Family: Mom, Dad, and younger sister in Rochester, NY Community Activities: while abroad- […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Michael Bozzella

Name: Michael J Bozzella Class year: 2007 Major: Biology, Molecular Genetics Occupation: Medical Student Education (UR and additional): current student at University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine Current city/state/country of residence: Old Orchard Beach, ME What were a few of the organizations, activities or pursuits you were involved in at the University of […]

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