Chloe Cable

Entering Class - 2017


Undergraduate Institution and Major:

Tulane University, B.S. in Neuroscience, 2017

Graduate Advisor:

Eric A. Newman, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience

Description of Graduate Research:

My project focuses on glial modulation of electrical synapses in the retina.

Graduate Program in Neuroscience Committees:

  • Career Facilitation Committee, 2018-present
  • Seminar Committee, 2018-present

Professional Outreach:

  • Brain Awareness Week Classroom visits 2018
  • Market Science 2018

Professional Internships:

Economic Development Fellowship through UMN 2018


Stanley A. Thayer, Ph.D., Department of Pharmacology
Karen Echeverri, Ph.D., Stem Cell Institute
Eric A. Newman, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience

Undergraduate Or Post-Bac Research:

Biomarkers of colon cancer, IBD, and obesity

What Got You Interested In Research?

I performed research as an undergraduate and studied the effects of opioids on behavior.

Why Did You Choose MN?

The people! The community here is invaluable and unmatched.

Student Mentor and the Advice they Gave:

Matthew Green