Isha earned her Bachelor of Science in Chemical Biosciences at University of Oklahoma. Upon graduation, she joined Dr. Queimado's lab as the Stephenson Cancer Center Clinical Research Scholar. Her current research focuses on analyzing DNA damage as a predictor for cancer risk.
Selected Conference Presentations:
1. Jhingan I, Sadhasivam B, Smith KM, Jackson CG, and Queimado L. Challenges in Research Consenting in Cancer and Dysplasia Patients. 8th Annual Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Research Day, May 8, 2021, OUHSC, Oklahoma City, OK. Oral Presentation.
2. Sadhasivam B, Jackson CG, Smith KM, Coles T, Jhingan I, Stewart R, Hahn EH, Johnston SE, Zhao YD, Ganapathy V, and Queimado L. DNA damage level correlates with grade of cervical dysplasia: A potential biomarker to assess cervical cancer risk. American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2021, April 10-15, 2021, Virtual Meeting, Virtual Poster. Awarded the Stephenson Cancer Center Trainee Research Conference and Workshop Travel Award.