Heidi Steiner, PSM
Research and Laboratory Assistant
February 2016 - Current
Heidi's duties in the lab range from patient screening and enrollment to cell isolation to Approval Safety Coordinator. Apart from her laboratory assistant duties, Heidi is a part-time graduate student in the Clinical Translational Sciences program.
Jason B. Giles, MS
August 2018 - Current
Jason is a doctoral student in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology. Working primarily with Hepain-Induced Thromobcytopenia phenotype, Jason analyzes big data sets.
January 2017 - May 2019
Andrea is an undergraduate in the biochemistry department. Andrea performs many DNA isolations and other laboratory procedures. Andrea is gaining useful laboratory experience before moving on to her next role as a graduate student.
Charles Norwood, BS
January 2018 - May 2019
Charles is a Pharmacy student at UofA with hopes of also pursuing a PhD in Drug Discovery. His undergraduate degree is in biochemistry. Charles volunteers his time in the Karnes lab to stay active in research during his graduate program.
Joshua spent his summer learning to code in R in Dr. Karnes' lab as a participant in the Keeping Youth Engaged in Science program. He got hands on experience in both wet and dry science procedures.
September 2017 - May 2018
Josephine studied biochemistry at the University of Arizona with hopes of going on to pharmacy school. Josephine helped to isolate DNA and perform other laboratory tasks.
Justin Kaye, BS
October 2016 - October 2018
Justin was a University of Arizona Professional Science Master’s (PSM) student studying Applied Biosciences with a Diagnostic Laboratory Sciences track emphasis. Justin’s is now pursuing his long term goals: to practice as a physician scientist and contribute to facilitating personalized medicine within American Indian populations.
UROC Student Researcher
Brent worked on a Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension bioinformatics project while visiting the University of Arizona as a part of the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Consortium.