Previous ProHealth Undergraduate Researchers

NSF ProHealth Site 2016-2018

 

2016

Grace Bastin

Grace Bastin

2016 REU

  • University: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Major: Informatics
  • Minor: English
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website:https://gracebastin.wordpress.com/
  • Project: Matching for Support: A Scenario-Based Design on Creating a Platform for the Rare Disease Population
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih and Fernando Maestro
    Poster Paper Blog
Anne Effron

Anne Effron

2016 REU

  • University: Indiana University Bloomington
  • Major: Informatics
  • Minor: Biology
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: https://anneffron.wordpress.com/
  • Project: Let me Know if You Need Anything: Support Reality for New Mothers
  • Mentors: Professor Katie Siek and Annu Prabhakar
Poster Paper Blog
Alexander Hayes

Alexander Hayes

2016 REU

  • University: Indiana University Bloomington
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Minor: Security
  • Graduation Year: 2017 (Currently: PhD Student at UT Dallas)
  • Website: http://batflyer.net/
  • Project: Predicting Drug-Drug Interactions from Text using NLP and Privileged Information
  • Mentors: Professor Sriraam Natarajan and Devendra Singh Dhami
    Poster Paper Blog
Jonique Henry

Jonique Henry

2016 REU

  • University: Queensborough Community College
  • Major: Computer Information Systems
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Project: Predicting Data Leaks in Health Apps
  • Mentors: Professor Raquel Hill and Mohsen Sayyadiharikandeh
    Poster Paper Blog
Shayan Khokhar

Shayan Khokhar

REU 2016

  • University: Indiana University Bloomington
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2018 (Signed with Amazon)
  • Project: Wireless Knee Brace for High Impact Physical Activity
  • Mentors: Professor Katie Siek
    Poster Paper Blog
Aislinn McAvoy

Aislinn McAvoy

2016 REU

  • University: Valparaiso University
  • Majors: Computer Engineering and German
  • Graduation Year: 2018
  • Website: aislinnmcavoy.wixsite.com/mysite
  • Project: Detecting Stress in Pregnant Women and New Mothers
  • Mentors: Professor Kay Connelly and Majdah Alsheri
Poster Paper Blog
Devon Mensching

Devon Mensching

2016 REU

  • University: DePauw University
  • Majors: Computer Science and Mathematics
  • Minor: Philosophy
  • Graduation Year: 2017 (Currently: IBM Watson)
  • Website: https://devonmensching.wordpress.com
  • Project: Detecting Stress in Pregnant Women and New Mothers
  • Mentors: Professor Kay Connelly and Majdah Alsheri
Poster Paper Blog
Joshua Mwandu

Joshua Mwandu

2016 REU

  • University: University of Mary Washington
  • Majors: Computer Science and Mathematics
  • Minor: Data Science
  • Graduation Year: 2017 (Currently: Graduate Student at Syracuse University)
  • Project: Predicting Data Leaks in Health Apps
  • Mentors: Professor Raquel Hill and Mohsen Sayyadiharikandeh
    Poster Paper Blog
Vanessa Pereira

Vanessa Pereira

2016 REU

  • University: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Major: Informatics
  • Minor: Business
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: vanessaapereira.wordpress.com
  • Project: Matching for Support: A Scenario-Based Design on Creating a Platform for the Rare Disease Population
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih and Fernando Maestro
    Poster Paper Blog
Olivia Richards

Olivia Richards

2016 REU

  • University: Pennsylvania State University
  • Major: Mathematics
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: psutea.wix.com/olivia
  • Project: Empowering Older Adult Creative Groups Using Maker Technolog
  • Mentors: Professor Katie Siek and Ben Jelen
    Poster Paper Blog
Samantha Whitman

Samantha Whitman

2016 REU

  • University: Arizona State University
  • Major: Health Sciences (Health Policy)
  • Graduation Year: 2017 (Currently: PhD student at ASU)
  • Website: samwhitman.wix.com/home
  • Project: Empowering Older Adult Creative Groups Using Maker Technolog
  • Mentors: Professor Katie Siek and Ben Jelen
    Poster Paper Blog
Savannah Smith

Savannah Smith

2016 REU

  • University: Valparaiso University
  • Major: Computer Engineering
  • Graduation Year: 2018
  • Website: https://savannahkimbree.wordpress.com/
  • Project: Predicting Drug-Drug Interactions from Text using NLP and Privileged Information
  • Mentors: Professor Sriraam Natarajan and Devendra Singh Dhami
    Poster Paper Blog

2017

Ujjwal Baskota

Ujjwal Baskota

2017 REU

  • University: Jackson State University
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Minor: Economics
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: https://madalmandal97.wixsite.com/ujjwal
  • Project: Studying the Way People Rate their Physicians Online
  • Mentors: Professor Katie Siek and Professor Jen Mankoff
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Gabrielle Cantor

Gabrielle Cantor

2017 REU

  • University: Indiana University Bloomington
  • Major: Intelligent Systems Engineering
  • Minor: Urban Planning and Community Development
  • Graduation Year: 2020
  • Website: http://gcantor9.wixsite.com/gabriellecantor
  • Project: Discordant Chronic Comorbidities
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih, Professor James Clawson, Professor Kay Connelly, and Tom Ongwere
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Ciabhan Connelly

Ciabhan Connelly

2017 REU

  • University: Indiana University Bloomington
  • Major: Political Science
  • Minor: Computer Science and French
  • Graduation Year: 2020
  • Website: https://ciabhanconnelly.com/
  • Project: ARC Method Blueprint
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih and Fernando Maestro
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Julia Dunbar

Julia Dunbar

2017 REU

  • University: Siena College
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Minor: Cognitive Science
  • Graduation Year: 2018 (PhD student at University of Washington)
  • Website: https://jc19dunb.wixsite.com/juliadunbar
  • Project: ARC Method Blueprint
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih and Fernando Maestro
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Anne Freeman

Anne Freeman

2017 REU

Max Girard

Max Girard

2017 REU

  • University: Simmons College
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Minor: English
  • Graduation Year: 2018
  • Website: https://maxmgirard.wixsite.com/home
  • Project:Technology as an Effective Tool for Grief
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih, Professor James Clawson, and Anna Baglione
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Rob Long

Rob Long

2017 REU

  • University: DePauw University
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Minor: Religious Studies
  • Graduation Year: 2018 (Graduate student at IU Bloomington)
  • Website: robertlongpersonalwebsite.wordpress.com
  • Project: Bayesian Network Data for Cardiovascular Learning
  • Mentors: Professor Sriraam Natarajan and Nandini Ramanan
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Mina Narayanan

Mina Narayanan

2017 REU

  • University: Auburn University
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: https://minamjn.wixsite.com/minaraya
  • Project: Empowering Older Adult Crafters to Electronically Enhance Artifacts
  • Mentors: Professor Katie Siek and Ben Jelen
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Meagan N. Price

Meagan N. Price

2017 REU

Sergio Ramirez Martin

Sergio Ramirez Martin

2017 REU

  • University: Transylvania University
  • Major: Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics
  • Graduation Year: 2018 (PhD student at Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Website: https://sergiormrz560.wixsite.com/sergioramirezmartin
  • Project: Discordant Chronic Comorbidities
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih, Professor James Clawson, Professor Kay Connelly, and Tom Ongwere
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Kate Sanders

Kate Sanders

2017 REU

2018

Carla Cobb

Carla Cobb

2018 REU

  • University: DePauw University
  • Major: Sociology
  • Minor: Global Health, Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2020
  • Website: https://carlacobb2020.wixsite.com/carlacobb
  • Project: Exploring the Miscarriage Experience of Women
  • Mentors: Prof. Katie Siek and Cassie Kresnye
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Eugene Malcolm Cox

Eugene Malcolm Cox

2018 REU

  • University: California State University, Dominguez HIlls
  • Major: Psychology
  • Minor: Information Systems
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Project: HomeSHARE ProHealth 2018
  • Mentors: Prof. Kay Connelly, Prof. Katie Siek, and Haley Molchan
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Flannery Currin

Flannery Currin

2018 REU

  • University: Earlham College
  • Major: Computer Science, Psychology
  • Minor: Computer Science and French
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: http://flanneryhopecurrin.com
  • Project: Give me a break
  • Mentors: Professor Patrick Shih and Aehong Min
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Fara Fadamiro

Fara Fadamiro

2018 SROC (SICE Affiliate)

  • University: Auburn University
  • Major: Information Systems Management
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Project: Privacy Ideation Cards
  • Mentors: Prof. Sameer Patil
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Briana Hollins

Briana Hollins

2018 REU

  • University: Indiana University
  • Major: Geo-Informatics
  • Graduation Year: 2021
  • Project: Exploring the Miscarriage Experience of Women
  • Mentors: Prof. Katie Siek and Cassie Kresnye
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Hanifa Hotelwala

Hanifa Hotelwala

2018 REU

  • University: DePauw University
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: http://www.hhotelwala.com
  • Project: HomeSHARE ProHealth 2018
  • Mentors: Prof. Kay Connelly, Prof. Katie Siek, and Haley Molchan
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Emmanuel Klutse

Emmanuel Klutse

2018 SROC (SICE Affiliate)

  • University: Tougaloo College
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2021
  • Website: https://emklutse.wixsite.com/mysite
  • Project: Computer Vision Algorithms for Microchips
  • Mentors: Prof. David Crandall and Sven Bambach
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Susan Monsey

Susan Monsey

2018 REU

  • University: Indiana University
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2020
  • Website: http://www.susanmonsey.com
  • Project: Investigating Environmental Sensing for Health and Wellness
  • Mentors: Prof. Dana Habeeb
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Gerald Pineda

Gerald Pineda

2018 SROC (SICE Affiliate)

  • University: DePauw University
  • Major: Computer Science
  • Graduation Year: 2020
  • Project: Computer Vision Algorithms for Microchips
  • Mentors: Prof. David Crandall and Sven Bambach
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Kiarra Pratchett

Kiarra Pratchett

2018 REU

  • University: Tougaloo College
  • Major: Informatics (Cognate in Public Health)
  • Minor: Security
  • Graduation Year: 2020
  • Website: https://kpratche.wixsite.com/kpratchett
  • Project: Investigating Environmental Sensing for Health and Wellness
  • Mentors: Prof. Dana Habeeb
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Gustavo Razo

Gustavo Razo

2018 REU

  • University: University of California, Merced
  • Major: Applied Mathematics, emphasis on Computer Science
  • Minor: Natural Sciences Education
  • Graduation Year: 2019
  • Website: https://www.gustavorazo.com/
  • Project: Give me a break
  • Mentors: Prof. Patrick Shih and Aehong Min
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Michael Saganich

Michael Saganich

2018 REU

  • University: Georgetown University
  • Major: Computer Science, Economics
  • Graduation Year: 2021
  • Website: https://msaganich10.wixsite.com/profile
  • Project: “Epiphany”: Mobile Application Intervention for Capturing the Motherhood Experience
  • Mentors: Prof. James Clawson and Arash Zakeresfahani
    Poster Paper Blog Video
Sheraya Smith

Sheraya Smith

2018 REU