IMSD Alumni

Name / Years in VCU IMSD

Research Mentor/Topic

Current Position


Raven Ross
2018

Major:   Psychology

Mentor: Dr. Fantasy Lozada

Recent graduate 

Candace Moore
2016


Jill Bettinger/ Neurogiology

Fellow at National Institute of National Health 

Kharrie Wimberly
2016

Frank Fang/ Biochemistry

Accepted to Virginia Commonwealth University Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) in 2017 
 

Pascaline Ezouah
2016

Candace Johnson/ Public Health

Master of Public Health candidate at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Martina Hernandez
2016

Jeff Dupree/ Neuroscience

Current second-year neuroscience graduate student at Virginia Commonwealth Univeristy  

Jasmyn Abrams
2016

J. Chuck Harrell/ Cancer Biology

PhD student at New York University School of Medicine 

Lizette Carrasco

2015
 
University of Washington Pathobiology PhD student 

Demetrius Carter
2015

Andrew Ottens/ Neuroscience


Buyer's assistant at Carmax

Jaz-munn Johnson
2015

 
University of Iowa Graduate College SROP Scholar in 2014 

Qianni Wu
2013
 

Zendra Zeiner/ Structural Biology 

Received Bachelor's degree in Pharmacology from Virginia Commonwealth University

Edris Rivera
2014
 
 
University of Iowa Graduate College SROP Scholar in 2013 

Darrius McMillian
2014 
 

Paul Ratz/ Organic Chemistry 

Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2016 

Sage McNett
2013
 

Marcie Wright/ Public Health 

Graduate student at University of Illinois at Chicago  
 

Liam Lewis
2013
 

Andrew Ottens/Medicinal Chemistry 

PhD Student in cellular and molecular biology at Duke University 

Michael Kiflezghi
2013
 

Maria Rivera/ Bioinformatics 

PhD Candidate at Univerisity of Washington School of Medicine 

Mark Hairston
2014
 

Joyce Lloyd/ Genetics 

Research assistant and Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) scholar at Virginia Commonwealth University

Delisa Clay
2014

Daniel Conway/ Developmental Biology 

Graduate student (PhD Program) at Duke University 

Joel Roberts
2013

Heather Lucas/ Organic Chemistry 

Medical scribe at Scribe America 

Mariam Sankoh
2012
 

Faye Belgrave/ Psychology 

Graduate research fellow at the National Science Foundation (NSF)

Salma Omer
2013
 
 
Neuroscience program PhD candidate at Delpire Laboratory at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Amanda Montejano
2014
 
 
Certified Pharmacy Technician at Walgreens 
Brittany Martinez
2013
 
  Graduate student at University of Virginia Department of Pharmacology 

Tamara Haque
2013
 
 
Graduate research assistant at Virginia Commonwealth University

Danice Alston
2013
 
 
Health Services Administrator at University of Maryland School of Public Health

Maureen Ansah
2013
 
 
Scientist at Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD)
Hassena Ali
2013
 
  Pre-Medicine chemistry student and research assistant at Virginia Commonwealth University's Department of Internal Medicine 

Thien Nguyen
2013
 
 
Clinical Applications Associate at Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems 

Latia Purce
2012
 
 
Graduated as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni from Virginia Commonwealth University 

Martin Gonzalez
2012
 
 
Graduated as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni from Virginia Commonwealth University

Brian Joseph
2011
 
 
Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor's of Science  Degree in Psychology and minors in Chemistry and Biology 

Samya Dyer
2012
 
 
Veterinary Assistant at Veterinary Emergency and Specialty 

Carine Binyam
2013
 
 
Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni 

Craig Yates
2011
 
 
Polymer Specialist at DuPont 
Hiyab Yohannes
2011
 
  Nutrition Specialist at Department of Health and Environmental Control 

Brinay Wilson
2011
 
 
Member of Americorps and site coordinator at Reading Partners 

Cherelle Townes
2011
 
 
Fashion designer at Moire Sunshine 
LeAnne Seal
2011
 
  Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni

Ben Koppenhaver
2011
 
 
Manufacturing technician at Euclid Systems Corporation 
Tiffany Rolle
2011
 
  PhD candidate at Baylor College of Medicine 
Marquis Flood
2011
 
  Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni 

Alexandra Felder
2011
 
 
Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni 

Jasmine Allen
2011
 
 
Scribe trainer at Scribe America 
Afua Andoh
2011
 
  Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University as Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) alumni

Evelyn Valencia
2011
 
 
Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University as Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) alumni 

Virgie Fields
2011
 
 
Healthcare-associated infections Epidemiologist at the Virginia Department of Health 

Angelica De Jesus
2010
 
 
Adjunct Professor at Grand Valley State University 
Kierra Cooke
2010
 
    Virginia Commonwealth University Initiative to Maximize Student Developemt (IMSD) scholar graduate  

Olufemi Ayeni
2010
 
 
Virginia Commonwealth University Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) scholar graduate 

Rachel Osborne
 
Vriginia Commonwealth University Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) scholar graduate