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Isabel Bleimeister

MSTP STUDENT E-MAIL: ISB30@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   EDUCATION: B.S. Neuroscience, Carnegie Mellon University THINGS THAT ITCH ME: Spiders ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: Alaska ITCHIN’ TO TRY: Camping

Maria Fernanda Juarez Anaya

PhD STUDENT E-MAIL: maj167@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   EDUCATION: B.S. Biology, St. Bonaventure University   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: rainy weekends in the summer ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: Machu Picchu & the Amazon rainforest ITCHIN’ TO TRY: Backpacking

Haichao Chen

Tsinghua Scholar E-MAIL: haichaoc@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-684-8182 EDUCATION: Tsinghua University Medical School   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: Gaining weight but still want to eat and no exercise ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: Korean food??I guess ITCHIN’ TO TRY: Baking and traveling

Charles Warwick

POST DOC E-MAIL: warwickc@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   EDUCATION: PhD, Pharmacology, University of Iowa B.S. Biology and Spanish, Iowa State University   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: Humidity ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: Every national park ITCHIN’ TO TRY: Powered paragliding

Ruby Holland

MSTP STUDENT E-MAIL: rah143@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: People who chew with their mouth open ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: Brazil ITCHIN’ TO TRY: Playing the guitar

Kelly Smith

POST DOC E-MAIL: ksmith5@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   EDUCATION: B.Biomed Sci – University of Newcastle PhD – University of Newcastle   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: Pistachios that won’t open! ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: India ITCHIN’ TO TRY: Diving with whale sharks

Tayler Sheahan

POST DOC E-MAIL: tayler.sheahan@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182 WEBSITE: taylersheahan.com   EDUCATION: B.S. Marquette University Ph.D. Washington University in St. Louis   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: Stinky Cheese ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATIONS: Ireland, Germany (again) ITCHIN’ TO TRY: A ragnar relay!

Jenna Gale

MSTP STUDENT E-MAIL: jeg18@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: people who speed up when you signal to change lanes and folding laundry ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATION: Croatia, Portugal, more national parks ITCHIN’ TO TRY: adopting a skunk (apparently they make great pets!)

Catherine Ruff

PhD STUDENT E-MAIL: car147@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   EDUCATION: B.S. University of Iowa M.S. Cornell University D.V.M. Purdue University Anatomic Pathology Residency Purdue University   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: wet socks ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATION: Madagascar (to see the wild lemurs!) ITCHIN’ TO TRY: fly fishing

Eileen Nguyen

MSTP Student E-MAIL: ekn11@pitt.edu PHONE: 412-648-8182   EDUCATION: B.S. Neuroscience, University of California, Los Angeles NIH Postbaccalaureate Research Fellow   THINGS THAT ITCH ME: snowstorms, cinnamon, walking barefoot on crumbs ITCHY-FOOT DESTINATION: Serengeti National Park ITCHIN’ TO TRY: cross-country skiing