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Kelli Cole

Kelli Cole

Kelli Cole

G1 Student

Faculty Advisor

  • Bonnie Dittel, PhD, Microbiology & Immunology


  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information


BS, Biomedical Science, Marquette University, 2018

Research Interests

Neurological and immunological disorders

Research Experience

Medical College of Wisconsin, 2021-present
Advisor: Bonnie Dittel, PhD
Project: Investigating immune mediated mechanisms on microtubule associated neuronal damage

Marquette University, 2017-2018
Advisor: Paul Gasser, PhD
Project: Discovering localization and functional importance of organic cation transporter 3 (OCT3) variants.

Marquette University, 2016-2017
Advisor: William Cullinan, PhD
Project: Examining differences in neurotransmitter activity throughout rodent brains resulting from stress.

Meeting Abstracts

Cole KE, Benton K, Witt P, Gonzalez D, Crowe MD, Wheeler DS, Kurtoglu B, Gasser PJ. Role of Nuclear 1-Adrenergic Receptors in Isoproterenol-Induced Phosphorylation of cAMP Response Element Binding Protein. Poster Presentation at Midbrains, Midwest Regional Neuroscience Conference. University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN. November 2017.

General Interests

Wisconsin sports, baking, and reading