Project Title: "Modeling the Effects of Sex Steroids on Prostate Cancer Immunology"
Institution: CHU de Quebec Research Center
Mentors: Yves Fradet, MD FRCS and Paul Toren, MD, FRCS
Project Title: "Preclinical Assessment of Allogenic IgG Immunotherapy against Renal Cell Carcinoma"
Institution: Stanford School of Medicine
Mentors: Edgar Engleman, MD and John Leppert, MD
Project Title: "Molecular Drivers of Basal Bladder Cancer and Cisplatin Repsonse"
Institution: Penn State Hershey College of Medicine
Mentors: Jay D. Raman, MD and David J. DeGraff, PhD
Project Title: "Flow Cytometric Characterization of Tumor Infiltrating Immune Cells in Patients with Renal Cell Carcinoma and its Association with Disease Progression."
Institution: Emory University School of Medicine
Mentor: Viraj Master, MD, PhD
Project Title: "Sex Differences in Stem Cell Homing for Regenerative Therapy in Female Pelvic Floor Disorders"
Institution: Cleveland Clinic
Mentor: Margot S. Damaser, PhD
Project Title: "Epigenetic Silencing of SRD5A2 as a Potential Modifier of Prostatic Growth During Adulthood"
Institution: Massachusetts General Hospital
Mentor: Aria F. Olumi, MD
Project Title: "Impact of Androgen Deprivation and Testosterone Replacement on Erectile Function in a Model of Radical Prostatectomy"
Institution: East Carolina University
Mentor: Johanna L. Hanna, PhD
Project Title: "Peri-operative Infections and Cancer-Specific Outcomes Following Surgical Treatment of Kidney and Prostate Cancer"
Institution: University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
Mentor: Scott Eggener, MD
Project Title: "Design and Testing of a Novel Biodegradable Ureteral Stent"
Institution: University of Illinois at Chicago
Mentors: Michael R. Abern, MD and Richard A. Gemeinhart, PhD