Research Collaborate Lab Bench

Medical Scientist Training Program

Gopika Senthilkumar

Gopika Senthilkumar

M1 Student


  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information


BS, Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2019

Research Interests


Research Experience

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Department of Human Oncology, 2017-2019
Advisor: Dr. Randall Kimple, Dr. Andrew Baschnagel
Projects: 1. Inhibition of fibroblast growth factor receptor using AZD4547 radiosensitizes Head and Neck Cancer and Lung Cancer.
2. Autophagy's role in Head and Neck Cancer’s therapeutic resistance to radiation and cetuximab.

University of Wisconsin, Madison -Department of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Radiology, 2017-2019
Advisors: Dr. Fredrick Kelcz, Dr. Lonie Salkowski
Project: Novel needle guide for preoperative mammography-based wire guide localization of breast lesions.

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Department of Biomedical Engineering, 2017-2019
Advisor: Dr. Kevin Eliceiri
Project: Design and development of acoustic sound-based imaging technology for diagnosing objecting tinnitus.

General Interests

Running, art, reading, meeting new people, and HGTV