Undergraduate education

Washington University in St. Louis, BA, 2008

Years in MSTP



Neuroscience, 2015


Barry Ganetzky, PhD

Thesis title

Genetic Analysis of Synaptic Growth and Neurotoxic Effects of Radiation Exposure During Development in Drosophila Melanogaster


Radiation Oncology, Emory University, School of Medicine, 2017-

Current position

Resident, Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University, School of Medicine

Undergraduate publications

Micchelli CA, Sudmeier L, Perrimon N, Tang S, Beehler-Evans R. Identification of adult midgut precursors in Drosophila. Gene Expr Patterns. 2011 Jan-Feb;11(1-2):12-21. PMID: 20804858.

Lee WC, Beebe K, Sudmeier L, Micchelli CA. Adenomatous polyposis coli regulates Drosophila intestinal stem cell proliferation. Development. 2009 Jul;136(13):2255-64 PMID: 19502486.

PhD publications

Leung W, Shaffer CD, Sudmeier L, et al. Drosophila Muller F Elements Maintain a Distinct Set of Genomic Properties Over 40 Million Years of Evolution. G3 (Bethesda). 2015 Mar 4;5(5):719-40. PMID: 25740935; PMCID: PMC4426361.

Sudmeier LJ, Howard SP, Ganetzky B. A Drosophila model to investigate the neurotoxic side effects of radiation exposure. Dis Model Mech. 2015 Jul 1;8(7):669-77. PMID: 26092528; PMCID: PMC4486860.

Sudmeier LJ, Samudrala SS, Howard SP, Ganetzky B. Persistent Activation of the Innate Immune Response in Adult Drosophila Following Radiation Exposure During Larval Development. G3 (Bethesda). 2015 Sep 1;5(11):2299-306. PMID: 26333838; PMCID: PMC4632050.

Witt JS, Gao RW, Sudmeier LJ, Rosenberg SA, Francis DM, Wallace CR, Das RK, Anderson BM. Low cardiac and left anterior descending coronary artery dose achieved with left-sided multicatheter interstitial-accelerated partial breast irradiation. Brachytherapy. 2019 Jan-Feb;18(1):50-56. PMID: 30262411; PMCID: PMC6338487.