MS & PHD STUDENTS
EducationM.S. Nutrition (2008) University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minnesota B.S. Nutritional Science (2006) University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
Honors & Achievements
2. Society of Toxicology Graduate Student Travel Award, 2012.
3. SOT Award, Renal Toxicology Award, Mechanisms Specialty Section, 2012.
4. NIEHS Training Grant - Environmental Toxicology of Human Diseases, 2013, 2014 (33, 34).
5. Mary E. Caldwell Memorial Scholarship, 2013-14.
6. University of Arizona Graduate and Professional Student Council Travel Award, 2013-14.
7. SOT ToxScholar Award, 2013-14.
8. Mountain West Society of Toxicology Top Student Platform Presentation Award, 2013-14.
9. SOT Graduate Student Leadership Committee Leadership Award, 2014-15.
10. SOT Mechanisms Renal Toxicology Award 1st Place, 2014-15.
11. SOT Women in Toxicology Vera Hudson Elizabeth Weisburger Scholarship Award, 2014-15.
1. Sapiro, JM, Lord-Garcia, JL, Jia,Z, Gallegos, AG, Canatsey, RD, Monks, TJ, Lau, SS. All-Trans-Retinoic Acid Affords Cytoprotection Against Reactive Oxygen Species-Induced Renal Injury. Mountain West Society of Toxicology, September 8-9, 2011.
2. Sapiro, JM, Mashek, MT, and Mashek, DG. Fatty Acids Derived from Triacylglycerol Hydrolysis are a Significant Source of Ligands for Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor-Alpha (PPAR-α) in Rat Primary Hepatocytes. Experimental Biology, April 5-9, 2008. Abstract # 3636.
3. Sapiro, JM and Sunde, RA. The Effect of Dietary Selenium and Genotype on Growth and Selenoenzyme Activity in Wild Type and Glutathione Peroxidase-1 Knockout Mice. University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Research Symposium, April 29, 2006.
4. Sapiro, JM, Mashek, MT, Greenberg, AS, and Mashek, DG. 2009. Hepatic Triacylglycerol Hydrolysis Regulates Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor α Activity. J. Lipid Res. 50:1621-1629.