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ADVISORS & COLLABORATORS
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
MPH 0300: Introduction to Biostatistics
Laboratory Instructor, Office Hours, Masters in Public Health Students
The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
MATH 303: Introduction to Statistical Methods
Student Teacher, Office Hours, Upper-Level Biology Undergraduate Students
Invited Research Presentations
23 August 2019, The University of Michigan, Department of Anesthesiology "Cardiac-related modulation of the extracellular action potential reveals multiple cell classes in human hippocampus."
06 June 2019, University of California Davis, National Primate Research Center, "Neurons in the amygdala support social communication among primates."
14 Feb 2014, The National Institute of Mental Health, Laboratory of Neuropsychology. "Neurons in the monkey amygdala mediate communication with facial expressions."
26 Nov 2013, California Institute of Technology, Department of Neurobiology, "Neurons in the amygdala detect eye-contact during naturalistic social interactions."
K-12 Science Teaching Fellowship
Science Foundation Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Receive formal education in K-12 Science Teaching practices, Design and administer science lessons in K-12 Classrooms, Create Interactive Exhibits for STEM outreach fears and events.
Computer Course Instructor for Senior Citizens, New York Cares, New York, NY
Volunteer instructor teaching basic computer skills to senior citizens (e.g. email, word, Internet, printing)
Adult Literacy and English Language Teacher, Literacy Connects, Tucson, AZ
Design lesson plans and teach English reading and writing skills to non-native English speakers and cognitively impaired adults.
Letters to a Prescientist Penpal
Volunteer as a STEM professional pen-pal to teach 5th grade students about careers in science and inspire their interests in STEM.
Caltech SURF summer research program
Mahider Gessesse, Caltech 2020-present
Mentored undergraduate research assistants and graduate students, leading to co-author publications and poster presentations
Jeremiah K. Morrow, The University of Arizona
Sarita Tamang, Mt. Sinai Hospital
Michelle Mangana-Mendoza, The U of Arizona
Kayven Farshad, The U of Arizona
Miranda Andersen, The U of Arizona
Susma Ghimire, The U of Arizona
Gabby Lacy, The U of Arizona