The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences



People involved in the Biomedical Stress Physiology for the 21st Century Biomedical Workforce training grant


Faculty Trainers: 

Donna Korzick, Director


Margherita Cantorna 


Current T32 Trainees 

Tyler Garner, Physiology (mentor, Francisco Diaz, Veterinary Biomedical Sciences and Physiology) 

Sherry (YiTong) Xu, Physiology (mentor, Connie Rogers, Nutritional Sciences and Physiology) 

Ling Yang, Bioengineering (mentor, Keefe Manning, Biomedical Engineering and Physiology) 


James Fraser, MCIBS (mentor, Robert Paulson, Veterinary Biomedical Sciences and Physiology) 


Rui Jang, Physiology (mentor, William Hancock, Biomedical Engineering and Physiology) 


Isaac Salfer, Animal Science (mentor, Kevin Harvatine, Animal Science and Physiology) 


Former Trainees 

Melanie Yap, BMMB (mentor, Gary Perdew, Veterinary Biomedical Sciences) 

Kelly Ness, Physiology ((mentors, Orfeu Buxton (BioBehavioral Health and Physiology) and Greg Shearer (Nutritional Sciences and Physiology)) 


Adwitia Dey, Physiology (mentor, Pam Giblin, Veterinary Biomedical Sciences and Physiology) 


Billie Alba, Kinesiology (mentor, W. Larry Kenney, Kinesiology and Physiology) 


James Hester, Physiology (mentor, Francisco Diaz, Animal Science and Physiology) 


Zhi Chai, Physiology (mentor, A. Catherine Ross, Nutritional Sciences) 

Paul Hsu, Biomedical Sciences (mentor, L. Jim Jefferson, Physiology) 



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