Elizabeth Kiffmeyer

Entering Class - 2022

E-MAIL:  [email protected]

Undergraduate Institution and Major:

Augustana University, B.A. in Biology & Psychology, 2022

Graduate Advisor

Zhe Chen, Department of Neuroscience


Jed Elison, Ph.D., Institute of Child Development 
Helen Vuong, Ph.D., Department of Pediatrics
Zhe Chen, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience

Undergraduate Publications

  • Kiffmeyer EA, Cosgrove JA, Siganos JK, Bien HE, Vipond JE, Vogt KR, Kloth AD. Deficits in cerebellum-dependent learning and cerebellar morphology in male and female BTBR autism model mice. NeuroSci. 2022; 3(4):624-644. https://doi.org/10.3390/neurosci3040045 
  • Cosgrove JA*, Kelly LK*, Kiffmeyer EA*, Kloth AD. Sex-dependent influence of post-weaning environmental enrichment in Angelman syndrome model mice. Brain and Behavior, 2022, https://doi.org/10.1002/brb3.2468. (* indicates that authors contributed equally to the work)

Undergraduate Awards/Honors

Goldwater Scholarship, 2021 
Poster Award at Arthur Olsen Student Research Symposium, 2020 and 2021 
Augustana University Dean's List, 2018-2022

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