PharmD RESEARCH SUPERVISION- EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS

1994 – Present: PHARM.D. RESEARCH/SPECIAL PROJECT SUPERVISION
PharmD Educations Projects- Graduate Thesis Students- Graduate Non-Thesis Research students

1) 1994: Lana Shleyfer: Protection of Acetaminophen-induced hepato- & nephrotoxicity by cytoprotective agents.*

2) 1995: Amita Rana: Role of Nitric oxide in acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity.

3) 1996: Anup Wattamar: Drug-Induced programmed and unprogrammed cell death mechanisms.* [MD]

4): Theodora Manolas: Alcohol-Induced Liver Cell apoptosis in normal and Spontaneously hypertensive rats.**

5) 1997: Ms. Suzana Bogdanovic: Furosemide-Induced Hepatocellular apoptosis in in vivo models.**

6) 1997: Agniska Dobrogoskya: Furosemide-Induced nephrotoxicity and DNA damage in in vivo models.**

7) 1997: Amit Khandar: Furosemide toxicity and their protection by Ca++-channel blockers and PARP inhibitors.

8) 1998: Vermone Wong: Doxorubicin-Induced cardiotoxic and MOCAP-induced neurotoxicity mechanisms.**

9): Kevin Fu: Doxorubicin-Induced pulmonary toxicity mechanisms.*

10): Babak Kohanchi: Doxorubicin-Induced hepatotoxic mechanisms.*

11): Anna Rinkovsky: Doxorubicin-Induced hepatotoxicity/mechanisms/Effects of DMN on the liver cancer.*

12) 1999: Shelly Alli: Effect of natural antioxidants on Thioacetamide-induced hepatotoxicity.*, ***

13) 2000: Hoyan Lee: Effects of Furosemide on Diabetic Liver (biochemical changes).* [PharmD; MD]

14): Inna Khantsis: Effects of Furosemide on Diabetic Kidneys (biochemical changes).*

15): Christina Rutigliano: Effects of Furosemide on DNA repair mechanisms in the liver.*,***

16): Jeny Kleyman: Effects of Furosemide on DNA repair mechanisms in the Kidney.*

17) 2001: Oshaon Imafidon: Effects of Furosemide on Diabetic Liver (serum chemistry).

18): Lyuba Alvarez: Effects of Furosemide on Diabetic Kidney (Histopathological changes).

19): K. Kafui: Effects of antidiabetic agents on Alloxan-Induced hepatomegaly and Nephropathy.

20) 2002: Carmela Bruculeri: Protection of Acetam. Liver Injury By M. Charantia Extract-pathology analysis.*,**, ****

21): Agnes Chou: Protection of Acetaminophen Liver Injury By M. Charantia Extract-DNA damage studies.***,*

22) Switi Patel: Protection of Acetaminophen Liver Injury By M. Charantia Extract-Serum Chemistry Analysis.*

23)Ravi Patel: Protection of Acetaminophen Liver Injury By M. Charantia Extract-Oxidative stress studies.*

24) 2003: Christina Wong: Xenobiotic Handling Capacity of MNS-Orange exposed tissues.

25) 2004: Akila Nagori: Protection of APAP-induced liver injury by MNSO mixture. ****

26) 2005: Annie Naqvi: Protection of APAP-induced liver injury by MNSO mixture. ****

27) 2005: Ellida Bulku: Protection of APAP-induced liver injury by curcumin pre-exposure.*, *** [PharmD; MS]

28) 2005: Danniel Zinkovsky: Protection of APAP-induced liver injury by curcumin pre-exposure.****

29) 2006: Zenepe Tocilla: Long term exposure effects of Thermoplus on serum chemistry of F344 Rats.****

30) 2006: Rositsa Genova: Long term exposure effects of Thermoplus on organ pathology of F344 Rats.

31) 2006: Michelle Garrison: Long term exposure effects of Thermoplus on serum chemistry & organ pathology of Rats.*

32) 2007-2010: Tamara Ishkakova; Pharmacogenomics of cardiovascular Drugs.****

33) 2007-2010: Zhana Pinkhasov: Review of apoptosis-based and Stem cell therapies.***

34) 2007:Lev Zavlyanov- 6th year APPE-Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience-Research***

35) 2007: Sweta Vyas; Nephrotoxicity and apoptosis—A quantitative approach.

36) 2011: Sabina Zhuk; Serum chemistry changes phytochemical-drug interactions.

37) 2011: Radhi Yagnik; DNA damage induced during drug-phytochemical interactions.

At MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF PHARMACY (ongoing)
38) 2013: Jamie Earhart; Apoptosis, Necrosis and autophagy in kidneys induced by nephrotoxic agents.[Presenting at the Society of Toxicology's Annual national meeting march 2014 at Phoenix, AZ]

2013- 2014
39) : Morgan Gilbert. Role of microRNA in Toxicology- Pharmacogenomics/Toxicogenomics review.
40): Jessica Western. Role of microRNA in Toxicology- Pharmacogenomics/Toxicogenomics review.
41): Shaena Osborne. Role of microRNA in Toxicology- Pharmacogenomics/Toxicogenomics review.
2015 – 2016:
SEDA Project:
42) Sipan Keshshiyan, PharmD Candidate
43) Gary Hite, PharmD candidate
44) Alyssa Petry, PharmD candidate
45) Scott Thurston, PharmD candidate
46) Kris Hall, PharmD: Antiprotozoal Agents
47) Sipan Keshshiyan: Pharmacogenomics, Toxicogenomics & Toxicopathology
48) Marina Rizkalla, BS, PharmD candidate: Pharmacogenomics, Toxicogenomics & Toxicopathology
49) Tuan Tran, BS, PharmD candidate: Pharmacogenomics, Toxicogenomics & Toxicopathology
50) Vlaada Kovalinskaya, BS, PharmD candidate: Pharmacogenomics, Toxicogenomics & Toxicopathology
51) Summer Hussein, PharmD candidate- Experimental Toxicology- Drug-Induced organ injury
52) Dante Pavon, PharmD candidate- Experimental Toxicology- Drug-Induced organ injury
53) Dominique Pavon, PharmD candidate- Experimental Toxicology- Drug-Induced organ injury
54) Kris Hall, BS, PharmD.- Experimental Toxicology- Drug-Induced organ injury
55) Kalee Swanson, BS, PharmD candidate- Toxicologic and Cancer pathology (2017- Society of Toxicology’s national UGDI award winner)
56) Kelvin Reynolds, BS, PharmD candidate- Toxicologic and Cancer pathology (2017- Society of Toxicology’s national UGDI award winner)

[**Recipients of West Virginia Univ./Merck Undergraduate National Research Symposium Travel Award; *Data presented at the Natl. meetings; co-authored peer-reviewed abstracts and/or publications; *** Shirley Krauss Research Award Winner; Merck Medical Microbiology/Toxicology award winner****]

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Summer High school Interns:

1. Ms. Paula Bu-Stuyvesant HS, Intel Semifinalist: Worked on anti-toxic properties of Ocimum sanctum leaf extract] http://stuyspec.com/features/558/11-stuyvesant-students-are-named-intel-finalists-and-semifinalists-at-four-stuyvesant-has-most-finalists-in-nation/ B. S. (Harvard University); Pursuing MD/PhD

2. Mr. Anup Wattamwar, MD 2001; (Rush University Medical School): Worked on Furosemide-induced DNA fragmentation in the liver.