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PhD Degrees Received

Congratulations to the following MARC U*STAR Trainee & Affiliate
Alumni who have completed their doctoral degrees!

2004
Adetokunbo (Lola) Eniola, Ph.D. - University of Pennsylvania
Heather Green, Ph.D. 
- New York University
Dinari Harris, Ph.D. - University of Michigan
Daniel Klein, Ph.D. - Yale University (MARC U*STAR Affiliate)
Rebecca Meier, Ph.D. - Yale University (MARC U*STAR Affiliate)
Camelia Owens, Ph.D. – University of Delaware
Rachelle Salomon, Ph.D. - Brown University
2005
Juliana Gill, Ph.D. - University of Delaware (MARC U*STAR Affiliate)
Kendra Sarratt, Ph.D. - University of Pennsylvania
Tyrone Spady, Ph.D. - University of New Hampshire
2006
Oluwatosin Gisanrin, Ph.D. - Johns Hopkins University
Anne Kiang, Ph.D. - 
Duke University (MARC U*STAR Affiliate)
Kristi Pullen, Ph.D. - University of California, Berkeley
Annica Warrick Wayman, Ph.D. - Georgia Inst. of Technology
2008
Rhea Brooking-Dixon, Ph.D. - Duke University 
Maurice Butler, Ph.D.
 - Harvard University 
Keisha John, Ph.D.
 - Watson School of Biological Sciences, Cold Spring Harbor 
Yvette Langdon, Ph.D.
 - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil
Sasha McGee, Ph.D. - 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Yasmine Ndassa-Colday, Ph.D.
 - Harvard University
Albert Olagbemiro, Ph.D. - U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
Stacey Simmons, Ph.D. - University of Maryland, Baltimore
Raj Stewart, Ph.D. - Brandeis University
2009
Kevin Beck, Ph.D. - University of California, Irvine (MARC U*STAR Affiliate)
McDonald, Jasmine, Ph.D.
 - Harvard University 
2010
Akua Bonsra, Ph.D. - SUNY Stony Brook
Brooke Coley , Ph.D. - University of Pittsburgh
Keisha Findley, Ph.D. - Duke University
Kenneth Gibbs, Ph.D. - Stanford University
Oni Mapp, Ph.D. – University of Chicago
Obinna Ndubuizu, Ph.D. - Case Western Reserve University
Nnadozie Onunkwo, Ph.D. - Purdue University
Richard Shoge, Ph.D. - Univ. N. Carolina/N. Carolina St. Univ. Joint Program
2011
Olusimidele Akinsiku, Ph.D. - University of Alabama,, Birmingham
Joseph Castellano, Ph.D. 
- Washington University in Saint Louis
Jennifer Greene, Ph.D. 
- University of Pennsylvania 
Clifton Harris, Ph.D. 
- Notre Dame University 
Angelique Johnson, Ph.D. 
- University of Michigan
Erica Lockwood, Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles  
Avery Posey, Ph.D. 
- University of Chicago
Olusegun Williams, Ph.D. - University of California, San Francisco
2012
Melissa Blackman, Ph.D. - Brandeis University
Koriand’r Conyers
- University of Texas, Southwestern
Cynthia Davies-Venn, Ph.D. - Baylor College of Medicine
Aliya Frederick, Ph.D. - Vanderbilt University
Melissa Liriano, Ph.D. - University of Maryland School of Medicine
Nkabuije Maduike, Ph.D. - Duke University
Nguyen Nguyen, Ph.D. - Johns Hopkins University (MARC U*STAR Affiliate)
Aftin Ross, Ph.D. - University of Michigan
Michael Rouse, Ph.D.
 - University of South Carolina
Donel Sequea
, Ph.D. - University of Michigan
Janet Tai, Ph.D. - Johns Hopkins University
2013
Cameron Bardliving, Ph.D.
- Cornell University
Lori Hutcherson, Ph.D. – Louisiana State University
Uzoma Iheagwara, Ph.D. – University of Pittsburgh
John JacksonSc.D. - Harvard University
Mustapha Jamal, Ph.D. - Johns Hopkins University
Nicolas Johnson, Ph.D. -University of Maryland School of Medicine
Andrew Kohlway, Ph.D. – Yale University
Maya Matheny, Ph.D. - University of Maryland School of Medicine
Steven Tuyishime, Ph.D. - University of Pennsylvania
Erica Washington, Ph.D. – University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2014
Nancy Chiles, Ph.D. – University of Maryland School of Medicine
Whitney Fields, Ph.D. – Albert Einstein University
Astin Ross, Ph.D. - University of Michigan