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Jenna Collier

Jenna Collier

 

Training

BSc Hons. Biochemistry (Co-operative Option, Biotechnology Specialization), University of Waterloo (2015)


Program

M.Sc. Candidate, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (2015 - present)


Research Interests

  • Tumour Microenvironment
  • Immunology
  • Breast cancer
  • Immunotherapy
  • Metastasis

Work Experience

  • International Campus Liaison. University Talent Acquisition and Strategy, Genentech, South San Francisco, CA/Vancouver, BC (September 2015 – present)
  • International intern. Immunology Discovery, Genentech, South San Francisco, CA (June 2015 – August 2015)
  • Co-op Student. Molecular Biology and Tissue Culture, Biologics Discovery department, Amgen, Burnaby, BC (January 2013 – August 2014)
  • Teaching Assistant. Advanced Organic Chemistry Laboratory, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON (September 2012 – December 2012)

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Sun, Y., Peng, I., Webster, J.D., Suto, E., Lesch, J., Wu, X., Senger, K., Francis, G., Barrett, K., Collier, J.L., Burch, J.D., Zhou, M., Chen, Y., Chan, C., Eastham-Anderson, J., Ngu, H., Li, O., Staton, T., Havnar, C., Jaochico, A., Jackman, J., Jeet, S., Riol-Blanco, L., Wu, L.C., Choy, D.F., Arron, J.R., McKenzie, B.S., Ghilardi, N., Ismaili, M.H., Pei, Z., DeVoss, J., Austin, C.D., Lee, W.P., Zarrin, A.A. (2015) Inhibition of the kinase ITK in a mouse model of asthma reduces cell death and fails to inhibit the inflammatory response. Science Signaling. 8(405): ra122.

Awards

  • Master’s Canadian Graduate Scholarship from the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR), University of British Columbia (2015)
  • Gates Cambridge UK International Fellowship, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, University of Cambridge (2015)
  • Amgen Co-op Student of the Year Award (2015)
  • Deans Honor List Graduate, University of Waterloo (2015)
  • Amgen Recognition Award (2014)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada: Industrial Undergraduate Student Research Award, Amgen (2013)
  • Bruce Wyler Kelly Memorial Prize for Academic Achievement, University of Waterloo (2012)
  • Gretchen E. Mueller Memorial Biochemistry Scholarship for Academic Achievement, University of Waterloo (2012)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada: Undergraduate Student Research Award, University of Waterloo (2012)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada: Undergraduate Student Research Award, University of Waterloo (2010)
  • Raytheon Company Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement, University of Waterloo (2011)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Aiming for the Top Award, University of Waterloo (2009 - 2015)
  • University of Waterloo President's Entrance Scholarship (2009)

Links

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