2013 Medical Student Research Scholars

Acorda Therapeutics, Inc – Steven Schwid, MD Memorial Research Scholarship
Megan Collins
Dr. Victor W. Mark
Validating a Community-Based Measure of Leg Use for MS
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals – June Halper Research Scholarship
Jamie Currie McDonald
Dr. Emmanuelle Waubant
Salt intake and pediatric MS susceptibility
Biogen Idec
Morgan E. Boes
Dr. Robert Motl
Ankle-Foot Orthosis on Gait Function in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis
Zachary Carter and
Garrett Coles
Dr. Samuel M. Bierner
Cross-sectional study of persons living with MS comparing measures of their autonomy and participation in everyday life with their exercise outcome expectations and prospectively obtained exercise diaries
Lauren Gluck
Dr. Bianca Weinstock-Guttman
Association of Sun Exposure with Depressive Symptoms in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis
Peter Sguigna
Dr. Elliot Frohman
Investigating the Retinohypothalamic Tract in Multiple Sclerosis
FCMSC Robert P. Lisak, MD Research Scholarship
Ethan Meltzer
Dr. Elliot Frohman
Intrinsic Melanopsin Response in MS Patients
Genzyme Corporation
Aaron Krug
Dr. Lilyana Amezcua and
Dr. Nerses Sanossian
A study in Multiple Sclerosis in stroke:  results from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS)
Jacqueline Li
Dr. Anthony Traboulsee
Characterizing and Contrasting NMO in Asians and Caucasians
Eve Overton
Dr. Daniel Pelletier
Cortical thinning and thalamic volume measures in rediologically isolated syndrome (RIS)
Dionne Rebello
Dr. Walter Royal III
Effects of Cigarette Smoke Exposure on Brain Endothelial Cell Tight Junction Proteins in EAE
John Waller-Delarosa
Dr. J. William Lindsey
The Role of Anti-Epstein-Barr Virus Antibodies in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Disease Activity
Inserra Family
Victoria Levasseur
Dr. Robert Naismith
A longitudinal analysis of the progression of cognitive decline and lesion burden
Teva Neuroscience
Jinna Deslandes
Dr. David Tabby
Using Ketamine as a New Strategy for treating Major Depressive Disorder in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis
Thomas Krier
Dr. Bianca Weinstock-Guttman
Self-assessment correlates of visual dysfunction versus objective findings in African Americans with MS
Seth Nathan Levin
Dr. Carolina Ionete
The Relationship Between Bipolar Disorder and Multiple Sclerosis
Collin Mulcahy
Dr. Jerry S. Wolinsky
Might misdiagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis compromise outcome of clinical trials?
Juan Ramirez
Dr. Carolina Ionete
Study of prevalence and risk factors for JCV antibody seroconversion in multiple sclerosis patients from UMass MS Center