Willamette University Lab Alumni

Hernán Chávez Avalos: Willamette University 2020

Hernán was part of the Battle Lab from Spring 2019 through Spring 2020 and graduated from Willamette University in May 2020. He is currently in a MS program in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Southern California.

Isabel Solano: Willamette University 2020

Isabel was part of the Battle Lab from Spring 2019 through Spring 2020 and graduated from Willamette University in May 2020. She will be going into the Peace Corps after graduation, with eventual plans to teach chemistry.

Milla Bevens: Willamette University 2019

Milla was part of the Battle Lab from Fall 2018 through Spring 2019 and graduated from Willamette University in May 2019. She has been working as a medical scribe, and is in the process of applying to medical school.

Mark Power: Willamette University 2019

Mark was part of the Battle Lab from Fall 2018 through Spring 2019 and graduated from Willamette University in May 2019. Mark is currently working at Dupont Nutrition, and will be starting a Masters in Molecular Life Sciences at Wageningen University in the Netherlands in Fall 2020.

Grinnell College Lab Alumni

Allison Brink: Grinnell College 2019

Allison was part of the Battle Lab from Summer 2017 through Fall 2017, and went on to graduate from Grinnell College in May 2019. She is currently working on her PhD at the University of Chicago, starting Fall 2019.

Gwen Holtzman: Grinnell College 2019

Gwen was part of the Battle Lab from Summer 2017 through Fall 2017, and went on to graduate from Grinnell College in May 2019. She is currently in a research position at the Feinberg University School of Medicine at Northwestern University and is applying to medical school.

Emma Olson: Grinnell College 2019

Emma was part of the Battle Lab from Summer 2017 through Spring 2017, and went on to graduate from Grinnell College in May 2019. She is current working as a researcher at the Oregon Health Sciences University as part of the Masters Industrial Internship Program at the University of Oregon.

Francisco Sanchez-Conde: Grinnell College 2018

Francisco was part of the Battle Lab in Summer 2017 and went on to graduate from Grinnell College in May 2018. He went on to a research position with the Ferrario Lab in the Pharmacology department at the University of Michigan, and started his PhD in Pharmacology at The University of Michigan in Fall 2019.

Chloe Briney: Grinnell College 2017

Chloe was part of the Battle Lab in Spring 2017, and graduated with honors from Grinnell College in May 2017. She continued on to a prestigious 2-year NIH post-baccalaureate research program at the National Cancer Center, and is currently in the MD-PhD at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.

Updated June 2020, ® Cooper Battle