Lab Summer 2016

The Ihrie Lab, Summer 2016

Rebecca Ihrie, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor, Cancer Biology and (by courtesy) Neurological Surgery


Asa Brockman

Research Assistant Extraordinaire

Leading Volleyball Scorer



GVR-sm-2016Gabrielle Rushing

Congratulations to Gabrielle on her recently accepted review article (6/2016)!

Graduate Student, Tumor Microenvironment T32 and Neuroscience Graduate Program

Clinical Neuroscience Scholar

Justine-sm-2016Justine Sinnaeve

Graduate Student, Training Program in Developmental Biology and Cancer Biology Graduate Program



Akshitkumar Mistry, M.D.

Neurosurgery Resident, PGY-3

Vanderbilt Neurological Surgery



Bret C. Mobley, M.D.


Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology




Amanda Jurewicz

Undergraduate Researcher, Department of Biological Sciences

Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholar




Divya Dayanidhi

High School Researcher, School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt




Lab Alumni


Elizabeth Gill

Undergraduate Researcher, Vanderbilt Summer Science Academy

Current position: Rising junior, Sewanee University



Diego J. Aviles

Medical Student, Vanderbilt University and MMC-VICC-TSU Partnership Research Program

Current position: PGY-1 resident in obstetrics and gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital


Allison Morgan

Undergraduate Researcher

Current position: Rising senior, Vanderbilt University



Eleanor Polikowsky

Undergraduate Researcher

Current position: MD / MPH program, Tulane University


Eric Yoon

Summer Undergraduate Researcher

Current position: Fulbright Scholar, S. Korea



Caroline Maier (nee Roe)

Research Assistant

Current position: Research assistant III, Irish Lab@Vanderbilt



Susana Castro Pando

Student, Vanderbilt International Summer Research Academy and Cayetano Heredia University, Lima, Peru

Current position: Research Assistant, MD Anderson Cancer Center


Justin Evans

Masters Student, Cancer Biology Program

Current Position: Postgraduate fellow, NIH Scholars Program