Summer 2005 Gina M. Finzi Fellows

Adria N. Armbrister
Columbia University, New York, NY
Black Women's Lupus Life Narratives: A Closer Look at Those Most Affected by the Disease

Wiktoria B. Bielska
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Psychosocial Influences and Development of Biomarkers for SLE

Paul Hoffman
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Reticulocyte-Bound C4d as an Indicator of Disease Course in SLE Patients

Christopher G. Mayne
University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI
Genetic Dissection of Autoimmunity with Lymphopenia in Baff-R Mutant Mice

Nidhi Mehta
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Development of Platelet C4d as a Lupus Biomarker for Vascular Disease

Tania M. Portillo
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Role of Dendritic Cells in Murine Lupus

Amy M. Salerno
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Cell-bound Complement Activation Products in Urine: Novel Biomarkers of Lupus Nephritis