ASSURE 2019 Participants

Astrid Carolina Contreras Moctezuma

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Puerto Rico, Humacao

Research:  Spinal Cord Injury and Ejaculatory Disfunction in Young Men

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Lique Coolen


Chandra Duanae Mackey

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: Saint Augustine's University

Research:  How is Tick Activity Affected by Environmental Cues?

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Christie Bahlai


Da' Jonae Foster

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Detroit Mercy

Research:  The Impact of Puberty on PTSD Development Following Pediatric Injury

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Douglas Delahanty


Keonna Conkle

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: Jackson State University

Research:  Artificial Lung Surfactant to Avoid Lung Collapse

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Elizabeth Mann


LeDarius Whitley

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: Jackson State University

Research:  Colloidal Silver(Ag) and its Application into Medicine

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Songping Huang


Madeleine Reardon

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Detroit Mercy

Research:  Preventing PTSD in children through early pharmacological intervention

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Douglas Delahanty


Orlando Fikes

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: Kentucky State University

Research:  Working Hard or Hardly Working.

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Jeffrey S. Hallam


Shelbi Matlock

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Detroit Mercy

Research:  African American Experience of Perinatal Care After Loss of An Infant

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Na'Tasha Evans


Yashira Marie del Valle-Rodriguez

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Puerto Rico, Humacao

Research:  Aluminum Anodization in Diluted Citric Acid for Organic Field Effect Transistors

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Björn Lüssem


Nichole Ortiz Jimenez

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Puerto Rico, Recinto de Rio Piedras

Research:  The Relationship Between the Rainfall Flood and the River Discharge in Puerto Rico

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Scott Sheridan


Ana Carolina Ortiz Mojica

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Puerto Rico, Recinto de Rio Piedras

Research:  Sargassum in the Atlantic and the Caribbean Waters

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Joseph D. Ortiz


Nestor Osvaldo Marquez Rios

2019 ASSURE Student

Institution: University of Puerto Rico, Humacao

Research:  Synthesis of Silver Oxide Nanoparticles to use it as Antibiotic

Faculty Advisor : Dr. Songping Huang