Katherine Ashby

Biography

Email: [email protected]

Program: Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology Graduate Student
Year Entered: 2018
Defense Year:2024
Dissertation Title: "Characterizing the role of thymic interferon in T cell development and selection"
Thesis Advisor: Kristin Hogquist

Katherine Ashby

Noah Gavil, PhD

Biography

Program: MICaB/MSTP
Defense Year: 2023
Advisor: David Masopust
Dissertation Title: "Characterizing the migration and therapeutic potential of CD8+ tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes"

Noah Gavil

Hrishi Venkatesh, M.S.

Biography

Email: [email protected]

Program: Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology Graduate Student
Year Entered: 2018-2024
Dissertation Title: "B Cell Leukemia Elicits a Suppressive CD4 T cell Response that is Reprogrammed with PDL1 Blockade"
Thesis Advisor: Michael Farrar

Hrishi Venkatesh

Natalie David

Biography

Program: Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)
Year Entered: 2017
Thesis Advisor: Mike Farrar
Defense Year: 2023
Dissertation Title: "Nuclear corepressors NCOR1 and NCOR2 in CD4 T cell development"

Research: Nuclear co-repressors in CD4 T cell development. List of Publications

Natalie David

Abigail Gress

Biography

Email: [email protected]

Program: Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology Graduate Student
Year Entered: 2019-2023
Thesis Advisor: Tyler Bold
Dissertation Title: "CD4 T cell Activation and OX40 Agonist Immunotherapy in Tuberculosis"

 Abigail Gress

Lucy Sjaastad, Ph.D.

Biography

Program: MICaB
Defense Year: 2022
Advisor: Mike Farrar
Dissertation Title: "Influenza infection recruits distinct waves of regulatory T cells to the lung that limit lung resident IgA+ B cells."

Lucy Sjaastad

Philip Titcombe, Ph.D.

Biography

Graduate Program: MICaB
Defense Year: 2022
Advisor: Daniel Mueller
Dissertation Title: "Epigenetic regulation of T cell peripheral tolerance by a BATF-BIM axis"

Phil Titcombe, PhD

Emily Thompson, Ph.D

Biography

Program: MICaB
Defense Year: 2017
Advisor: Vaiva Vezys
Dissertation Title: "Visualizing CD8+ T cell responses to foreign and self-antigen"

Current Position: Associate Director, T Cell Biology, Kelonia Therapeutics, Cambridge, MA
Contact Info: [email protected]

Emily Thompson, Ph.D