Scott Berry presenting at the ASHP meeting.
Scott Berry, Biology 2009, Stephanie Parker, Biology 2009, and Ting Wong, Biology 2010, attended the national meeting for the American Society of Health-System Pharmacist in Anaheim, CA on Dec 7-11. Scott presented a paper at the meeting entitled ”Dose Response Effect of Ergocalciferol (Vitamin D2) Therapy Upon 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D Concentration During Critical Illness” Scott C. Berry, Melinda C. Stanton, Joseph M. Swanson, Rex O. Brown, Roland N. Dickerson Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Regional One Health, Memphis, TN.
Dr. Tiffany Baldi Rabe, Biology 2002 and UTHSC 2007, conducted a radiology residency in Dallas and then an abdominal imaging fellowship completed in 2013. Her husband works for Raymond James in equity research. Tiffany and her husband, Derek Rabe, just had their second child, Ms Caroline, who arrived Feb 3. Everyone is doing fine and Big sis, Juilette, is happy to have a new sister. They currently live in Dallas TX.
Dani Frazier, Biology 2013, has been accepted and started a bridge program at Hampton University in Hampton, VA. It accepts 20 students/year and she will have a M.S. in Medical Science when she completes the program.
Drs. Alan Fredericks, Biology 2009, and Ying Wong, Biology 2009, graduated from Life University Chiropractic School in Atlanta.
John Archer and Allison Frymark
Allison Frymark , Natural Science 2013, graduated from ULAR Nursing School in December 2014. She has passed her NCLEX exam to be a Registered Nurse (RN). Also, Allyson and John Archer, Engineering Management 2013, announced their engagement on December 31, 2014, with the wedding to be in October, 2015.
Jennifer Longo Allen, MHIRT 2004 & Biology 2005, JD 2008, and her husband, Lee, CBU Enigneering 2005, daughter in law and son of Leah Allen, former Administrative assistant to the School of Sciences, just welcomes their second boy, Eric James Allen, on Feb 13 (Friday the 13th by 14 min). Everyone is doing fine. They are currently in Huntsville, AL, where Lee is a Materials Engineer at the Marshal Space Center. Jennifer works at the Waldrop and Associates PC law office and is currently on FMLA.
Dr. Carter Nazor, Biology 2008, M.D. Medical College of Georgia, 2013, is a Neurology Resident (3rd year) at UTHSC. She has announced her engagement to Dr. Evan Paul, an Internal Medicine Resident at UTHSC.
Dr. Manny Patel, Biology 2005 and MHIRT program, finished his residency in international radiology at UAB and has joined a private practice group in Nashville Premier Radiology . He said even during his interview for a “real job” he was asked about MHIRT and his time in Brasil and Uganda! He looks forward to being closer to Memphis. (Manny is our featured alum this month!)
Alicia Scarborough, Biology 2009, announced her engagement to Clayton Ciarloni. Alicia is currently an RN at BMH and is in school to get her DNP at UTHSC.
Cameron Volpe , Biology 2013, announced her engagement to Jonathan Fili, Physics 2013. Wedding to be in June, 2015
Ashley Wise Jett, Biology 2004 and Pharm. D. 2008, and husband, Bryan Paul, and big sister, Bryley Jett, announce the birth of Presley Rose Jett who was born on 12/13/14 at 5:19 pm weighing 7 lbs. 8 oz. and 19 in. long. They are currently living in Arlington and Ashley is currently a pharmacist at Walmart, and Bryan is a clinical pharmacist at the VA in Jackson, TN.
Emily Wong , Biology 2009 and MPH from Emory in 2012, is working as a data coordinator at Methodist Transplant Institute in Memphis, TN.
Ting Wong with her poster.
Ting Wong, Biology 2009, was a co author on a journal article from her time working at UTCHS: Y. P.Deng, T. Wong, J.Y. Wang, and A. Reiner. Differential loss of thalamostriatal and corticostriatal input to striatal projection neuron types prior to overt motor symptoms in the Q140 knock-in mouse model of Huntington’s disease. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience 10/2014; 8:198. DOI: 10.3389/fnsys.2014.00198.