Undergraduate education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, BS, 2006

Years in MSTP


PhD program

Microbiology, 2013


Anna Huttenlocher, MD

Thesis title

Cell Motility in Inflammatory Disease Pathogenesis


Ophthalmology, University of Illinois – Chicago, Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2016-

Current position

Resident, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois – Chicago, College of Medicine, Eye and Ear Infirmary

PhD publications

Starnes TW, Huttenlocher A. Neutrophil reverse migration becomes transparent with zebrafish. Adv Hematol. 2012 Jul;2012:398640. PMID: 22844288; PMCID: PMC3401556.

Yoo SK, Starnes TW, Deng Q, Huttenlocher A. Lyn is a redox sensor that mediates leukocyte wound attraction in vivo. Nature. 2011 Nov 20;480(7375):109-12. PMID: 22101434; PMCID: PMC3228893.

Starnes TW, Cortesio CL, Huttenlocher A. Imaging podosome dynamics and matrix degradation. Methods Mol Biol. 2011;769:111-36. PMID: 21748673; PMCID: PMC4209907.

Starnes TW, Bennin DA, Bing X, Eickhoff JC, Grahf DC, Bellak JM, Seroogy CM, Ferguson PJ, Huttenlocher A. The F-bar protein PSTPIP1 controls extracellular matrix degradation and filopodia formation in macrophages. Blood. 2014 Apr 24;123(17):2703-14. PMID: 24421327; PMCID: PMC3999755.

Tauzin S, Starnes TW, Becker FB, Lam PY, Huttenlocher A. Redox and Src family kinase signaling control leukocyte wound attraction and neutrophil reverse migration. J Cell Biol. 2014 Dec 8;207(5):589-98. PMID: 25488917; PMCID: PMC4259815.