M.Ansar
Maria Ansar
Year in Program: MY3
Undergrad University: The University of Maryland - College Park
Mentors: Roberto Garofalo, MD and Antonella Casola, MD
Graduate Program: Microbiology and Immunology

Maria Ansar

  • Pulmonary inflammatory responses, disease pathogenesis, mucociliary clearance, and lung pathobiology.
  • Specific focus on Respiratory syncytial virus, antioxidant enzyme response, and interferon signaling
  • Michael Tacheeni Scott Endowed Scholarship - 2017
  • National Student Research Forum – co-Director - 2016-2017
  • Clinical and Translational Science NRSA TL1 Fellowship Award - 2016-2017
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship - 2011-2012
  • Cellular Biology and Molecular Genetics Departmental Honors
  • Recipient of High Honors - 2010-2012
  • Dr. P. Arne. Hanson Memorial Award - 2012
  • Office of Multi Ethnic's Students Excellence Award - 2012
  • University of Maryland Honors Program - 2008-2012
  • Phi Lambda Upsilon - 2012
  • John J. Leidy Scholarship - 2009-2011

For more information on research activity, please see the ResearchGate profile here.