Graduate Alumni Directory

155 . Grace Tan
152 . Himanshu Sharma

Advisor: Dr. Holly Colognato

Degree Received: PhD, 2017

Current Position: MD/PhD student, returned to Stony Brook University Medical School.

151 . Saul Siller

Advisor: Dr. Ken Takemaru

Degree Received: PhD, 2017

Current Position: MD/PhD student, returned to Stony Brook University Medical School.

150 . Jeremy Miyauchi

Advisor: Dr. Stella Tsirka

Degree Received: PhD, 2017

Current Position: MD/PhD student, returned to Stony Brook University Medical School.

149 . Michael Schneider

Advisor: Dr. Robert Haltiwanger

Degree Received: PhD, 2017

Current Position: MD/PhD student, returned to Stony Brook University Medical School.

148 . Jillian Cathcart

Advisor: Dr. Jian Cao

Degree Received: PhD, 2016

Current Position: Industry

147 . Jason Quinones

Advisor: Dr. Bruce Demple

Degree Received: PhD, 2016

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Blain Lab Dept. of Pediatrics and Cell Biology SUNY Downstate Medical Center

146 . Julie-Ann Cavallo

Advisor: Dr. Michael Frohman

Degree Received: PhD, 2016

Current Position: Medical School

145 . Dex-Ann Brown-Grant

Advisor: Dr. Feng-Qian Li

Degree Received: PhD, 2016

Current Position: Laboratory Manager/Tech at Columbia University for Dr. Nataki Douglas

144 . Matthew Burak

Advisor: Dr. Miguel Garcia-Diaz
Degree Received: PhD, 2016
Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Radiology, Yale University, Dr. Joann Sweasy Lab

143 . Luisa Escobar-Hoyos

Advisor: Dr. Kenneth Shroyer
Degree received: PhD  2015
Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow at the Pathology Department at Stony Brook University.

142 . Tiffany Tsui

https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiffany-tsui-phd-2450347

Advisor: Dr. Todd Miller
Degree received: PhD  2015
Current position: Technology Commercialization Fellow at the Center for Biotechnology.

141 . Xingwang Chen

https://www.linkedin.com/in/xingwang-chen-aa5b4243

Advisor: Dr. Ken Takemaru
Degree received: PhD  2015
Current position: Manager at GenScript

140 . Soyoung Rhee

https://www.linkedin.com/in/soyoungrhee

Advisor: Dr. Shaoyu Ge
Degree received: PhD  2015
Current position:

139 . Francesca Nakagawa

Advisor: Dr. Gerald Thomsen
Degree received: PhD  2015
Current position:

138 . Ashleigh Pulkoski-Gross

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ashleighpg

Advisor: Dr. Jian Cao
Degree received: PhD May 2015
Current position: Scientific Affairs associate and medical writer at AXON

137 . Luisa Torres

https://www.linkedin.com/in/luisa-torres-8b632683

Advisor: Dr. Stella Tsirka
Degree received: PhD December 2014
Current position: Postdoctoral Scientist at Cornell University

136 . Ken Lee

www.linkedin.com/pub/ken-lee/19/826/8b0

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen

Degree received: PhD August 2014
Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow at MSKCC in the lab of Dr Timothy Chan

135 . George Georghiou

www.linkedin.com/pub/george-georghiou/29/a27/6b0

Advisor: Markus Seeliger
Degree received: PhD August 2014

Current position: Postdoctoral Researcher in the lab of Professor Dario Alessi at the Medical Research Council Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit at the University of Dundee

134 . Benjamin Cyge

www.linkedin.com/in/benjamincyge

Advisor: Ken Takemaru
Degree received: PhD August 2014
Current position: Research Fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

133 . Vinal Patel

www.linkedin.com/pub/vinal-patel/35/9b9/25a

Advisor: Basil Rigas
Degree received: PhD May 2014
Current position: Chief Scientific Officer for TEM Products Inc.

132 . Jason Hall

www.linkedin.com/pub/jason-hall/39/774/760

Advisor: Howard Crawford
Degree received: PhD December 2013
Current position: Post-doc Research Fellow, Mayo Clinic

131 . Ifeanyi Obiorah

www.linkedin.com/in/drobiorah

Advisor: David Talmage
Degree received: PhD December 2013
Current position: Post-doc NIDA Training in Pharmacology, Icahn School of School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

130 . Cindy Leiton

www.linkedin.com/pub/cindy-leiton/5/856/858

Advisor: Holly Colognato
Degree Received: PhD December 2013
Current Position: Department of Anesthesiology

129 . Jillian Nissen

https://www.linkedin.com/in/jillian-nissen-183571100

Advisor: Stella Tsirka
Degree received: PhD May 2014
Current position: IRACDA fellow, SBU

128 . Wahida Ali

Advisor: Michael Frohman
Degree Received: PhD Spring 2013
Current Position: Post-Doc, Stony Brook University Department of Medicine

127 . Eileen Carpenter

www.linkedin.com/pub/eileen-carpenter/10/9a8/763

Advisor: Howard Crawford/Richard Lin
Degree Received: Ph.D August 2013; MSTP Candidate
Current Position: Fourth Year Medical Student, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University

126 . James McCann

Advisor: Mark Bowen
Degree Received: PhD Summer 2013
Current Position: Post-Doc with Dr. Mark Bowen

125 . Christopher Eyermann

www.linkedin.com/pub/christopher-eyermann/32/a37/96a

Advisor: Holly Colognato
Degree Received: PhD December 2012
Current Position: Post-doc Research Associate at Hunter College

124 . Onika Murray

www.linkedin.com/pub/onika-murray/13/344/721

Advisor: Basil Rigas
Degree Received: PhD August 2012
Current Position: Professor at NYU and John Jay College

123 . Victoria Fischer

www.linkedin.com/pub/victoria-fischer/49/4a1/821

Advisor: Feng-Qian Li
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2012
Current Position: Dietetic Internship Director Nutrition Program Hunter College

122 . Christine Ardito

www.linkedin.com/pub/christine-ardito-abraham/54/a00/6b6

Advisor: Howard Crawford
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2011
Current Position: Research Program Manager, The Lustgarten Foundation

121 . Elizabeth Louie

www.linkedin.com/pub/elizabeth-louie/8/185/870

Advisor: Emily Chen
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2011
Current Position: Site Manager, GENEWIZ Inc.

120 . Yao Yao

www.linkedin.com/pub/yao-yao/26/259/82b

Advisor: Stella Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2011
Current Position: Member of the Adjunct Faculty, Dr. S. Strickland, Rockefeller University

119 . Tom Nguyen

www.linkedin.com/pub/tom-nguyen/13/b88/6b1

Advisor: Holly Colognato
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2011
Current Position: Post-doc, Stanford University School of Medicine

118 . Ari Abraham

Advisor: Stella Tsirka Degree

Received: Ph.D. Dec 2010; MSTP Candidate

Current Position: Resident in Dermatology SBU School of Medicine

117 . Iva Tzvetanova

http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Iva_Tzvetanova

Advisor: Holly Colognato

Degree Received: Ph.D. Dec 2010

Current Position: Postdoc Dr Klaus Neve, Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany

116 . Akua Roach

www.linkedin.com/in/akuabonsra

Advisor: Guangwe Du
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010
Current Position: Science Officer/ Health Science Program Manager, Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)

115 . Jaime Emmetsberger

www.linkedin.com/pub/jaime-emmetsberger/47/673/3a7

Advisor: Stella E. Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. Dec 2010
Current Position:
Postdoc, Lorna Role, Dept of Neurobiology and Behavior, Stony Brook University.

114 . Huiyan (Winnie) Huang

www.linkedin.com/pub/huiyan-winnie-huang/9a/370/2a3

Advisor: Michael A. Frohman
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010
Current Position:
Post-doc Research Associate, Brown University

113 . Yeku Oladapo

Advisor: Michael Frohman
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010
Current Position:
Medical Oncology Fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

112 . Dianne Lee

www.linkedin.com/pub/dianne-e-lee/71/318/845

Advisor: David Talmage
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010
Current Position:
Senior Research Fellow, NIH

111 . Orelli Barbara

www.linkedin.com/in/barbaraorelli

Advisor: Orlando Scharer
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010
Current Position:
Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Columbia University Medical Center

110 . Lisa DeWald

Advisor: Joel Levine
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010

Current Position: Postdoc, Dr L. Hensley, U.S Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Disease

109 . Angelo Guainazzi

www.linkedin.com/in/angeloguainazzi

Advisor: Orlando Scharer
Degree Received: Ph.D. Aug 2010
Current Position:
Manager, Project Management & Planning Helsinn Therapeutics (US), Inc.

108 . The Vinh Ho

www.linkedin.com/pub/the-vinh-ho/5/81/3b3

Advisor: Orlando Scharer
Degree Received: Ph.D. Dec 2009
Current Position:
Project Manager TIG,Tecan

107 . Laura Cheney

Advisors: Sidonie A. Morrison and Roy Steigbigel
Degree Received: Ph.D. Dec 2009
Current Position:
Resident of Internal Medicine, at Mount Sinai Hospital 

106 . Damon Love

www.linkedin.com/in/damonlove

Advisor: Ken-Ichi Takemaru
Degree Received: Ph.D. Dec 2009
Current Position: Oncology Medical Science Liaison Eli Lilly & Company

105 . Yan Song

www.linkedin.com/pub/yan-song/34/14/101

Advisor: Howard Crawford
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2009  (Peking University, M.D., 2000)
Current Position: Post-doc Research Scientist, Columbia University Medical

104 . Alexandra (de Eilers) Corrales-Higuera

Advisor: Lonnie Wollmuth
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2009
Current Position:
Product Vigilance Manager at Procter & Gamble

103 . Wenjuan Su

Advisor: Michael Frohman
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2009
Current Position: Post-doc, Dr. Mark Philips, Depts of Medicine, Cell Biology and Pharmacology, New York University

102 . Elizabeth Scotto-Lavino

www.linkedin.com/pub/elizabeth-scotto-lavino/8/815/300

Advisor: Michael Frohman
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2009  (defended December 2008)
Current Position:
Microbiologist at Altaire Pharmaceuticals

101 . Getu Teressa

Advisor: Joav Prives
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2008. M.D. May 2010
Current Position:
IM-General Medicine, Stony Brook University Medical Center

100 . Eric Sawey

www.linkedin.com/pub/eric-sawey/11/694/6a9

Advisor: Howard Crawford
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2008
Current Position:
Assistant Editor, Genes & Development Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

99 . Michael Feigin

www.linkedin.com/pub/michael-feigin/75/492/69b

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2007
Current Position: Post-doc Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

98 . Dumaine Williams

www.linkedin.com/pub/dumaine-williams/13/bb2/745

Advisor: Jeffrey Pessin
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2007
Current Position: Administrator, Bard College/BHSEC

97 . Lidija Staresincic

www.linkedin.com/pub/lidija-basara/5/7b/95b

Advisor: Orlando Scharer
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2007
Current Position: Clinical Research Associate, PAREXEL, Croatia

96 . Jermel Watkins

www.linkedin.com/pub/jermel-watkins-ph-d/a/5b4/822

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2007
Current Position:
Chair of the department of Biological Sciences at Hampton University , Assistant Professor Biological Sciences Hampton University

95 . (Donne) Bennett (de Leon) Caces

https://www.linkedin.com/in/donne-bennett-caces-b26b16b7

Advisor: Jeffrey Pessin
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2007 (M.D.'02, Univ. Phillipines)
Current Position: Associate Director, Clinical Research Physician The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

94 . Martine Mirrione

Advisor: Styliani-Anna (Stella) E. Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2007
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Quinnipiac University, School of Health Sciences

93 . Iordanis Gravanis

Advisor: Styliani-Anna (Stella) E. Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2007 (M.D.'98 Univ Ioannina)
Current Position: European Medicines Agency, London, UK

92 . Mark Yondola

www.linkedin.com/pub/mark-yondola/47/a54/922

Advisors: Patrick Hearing and Caroline Kisker
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2006
Current Position:  Lead Scientist, Avatar Biotechnologies

91 . Yousong Wang

www.linkedin.com/pub/yousong-wang/16/928/907

Advisor: Dan Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2006
Current Position: Rheumatologist, Grove Hill Medical Center

90 . Yang (Nancy) Liu-Sullivan

Advisor: Dafna Bar-Sagi & Joav Prives
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2005
Current Position: Research Fellow,
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

89 . Jaime Connolly Rohrbach

www.linkedin.com/pub/jaime-connolly-rohrbach/1/409/343

Advisor: JoAnne Engebrecht
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2005
Current Position: Associate Manager, GENEWIZ, Inc.

88 . John (Jack) Sheehan

https://www.linkedin.com/in/jack-sheehan-b475b11

Advisor: Stella Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2005
Current Position:
Senior Director Health Economics and Outcomes Research AstraZeneca

87 . Douglas Marsteller

www.linkedin.com/pub/douglas-marsteller/17/704/698

Advisor: Stephen Dewey
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2005
Current Position: 
Principal Scientist, Global Research & Development, PepsiCo

86 . Bentley Strockbine

www.linkedin.com/pub/bentley-strockbine/1/5b9/a85

Advisor: Carlos Simmerling
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2005;
MD, 2011
Current Position: Forensic Psychiatry Fellow-Upstate Medical University

85 . Christopher Ocampo

https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopher-ocampo-20058047 

Advisors: Sidonie Morrison and Roy Steigbigel
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2005; M.D. May 2007
Current Position:
Associate Medical Director, Physician Professional Development Program at AbbVie

84 . Yinan Peng

www.linkedin.com/in/yinanpeng

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2005
Current Position:
Research Fellow at The Guide to Community Preventive Services.

83 . Sajesh (Saj) Parathath

www.linkedin.com/pub/sajesh-parathath/26/7a5/412

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2005
Current Position:

Associate Principal Scientist-Cardiorenal Discovery Team, Merck & Co.

82 . Christi Weston

Advisor: Joav Prives
Degree Received: Ph.D. May, 2004; M.D., 2006
Current Position: Attending Consultation-Liason Psychiatrist, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA

81 . Yan Zhang

Advisor: Stella Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2004  (M.D. 1999, Peking Union Medical College)
Current Position:
Clinical Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University

80 . Farida Emran

www.linkedin.com/pub/farida-emran/2/a70/a78

Advisor: Nouria Hernandez
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2004
Current Position:
Research Associate, Dr B. Chen, McGill University

79 . Mary Lynn Baniecki

www.linkedin.com/pub/mary-lynn-baniecki/3/ab2/74a

Advisor: Walter Mangel
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2003
Current Position: Senior Research Associate II, Family Health International, Durham, NC

78 . Michelle Iwamoto

www.linkedin.com/in/miwamoto

Advisor: JoAnne Engebrecht
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2003, J.D. St. John's University, May 2009
Current Position:
Associate Director, Patent Counsel at Forest Laboratories

77 . Evan DeLucia-Deranja

Advisor: George Newman
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2002
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

76 . Chia-Jen (Jean) Siao

www.linkedin.com/pub/chia-jen-jean-siao/15/a19/214

Advisor: Stella Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2002
Current Position: Staff Scientist, VeliciGene Department, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Tarrytown, NY.

75 . Mark Brown

www.linkedin.com/in/marktbrown

Advisor: Walter Mangel
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2002
Current Position:
Senior Scientist - Claremont BioSolutions LLC

74 . Weiquan Lu

Advisor: Stella Tsirka
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2002
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA

73 . Brian Hall

Advisor: Dafna Bar-Sagi
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2002
Current Position: Amnis Corperation, Seattle, WA
Postdoctoral: Dr. Tom Ellenberger, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA

72 . James Egan

Advisor: Dafna Bar-Sagi
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2001
Current Position:
Director, Business Development, IRX Therapeutics, Farmingdale, NY

71 . Romina Perez-Jannotti

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2001
Current Position: AP and Honors Chemistry Teacher, Seminole County Public Schools, FL

70 . Robert Levine

Advisor: Masaaki Moriya
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 2001
Current Position: Pediatric Endocronology
Attending, Winthrop University Hospital

69 . Maria Pang

www.linkedin.com/pub/maria-pang/4/a29/94a

Advisor: Paul Fisher
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2001
Current Position:
Sr. Clinical Trial Head, Novartis

68 . Daryl Spinner

www.linkedin.com/in/darylspinner

Advisor: Jakob Schmidt
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2001
Current Position:
Senior Life Sciences Consultant, Quintiles, Foundation for Global Skin Health Strategies

67 . Laura Schramm

www.linkedin.com/pub/laura-schramm/41/988/355

Advisor: Nouria Hernandez
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2001
Current Positions:
Department of Biological Sciences, St. John’s University, Queens, NY, Associate Dean St. John's College (SI)

66 . Suyong Yun-Kirby

www.linkedin.com/pub/suyong-yun-kirby-phd-mph/6/693/423

Advisor: Michael Frohman
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2000
M.P.H, 2002 Boston University.
Current Position:
Senior Clinical Development Manager, GlaxoSmithKline, Rahleigh-Durham, NC

65 . James Bell III

Advisor: Robert Hitzemann
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2000, M.D. May 2003
Current Position: Resident & Clinical Assistant Instructor, Anesthesiology, University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY

64 . Serge Smirnov

Advisor: Carlos de los Santos
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 2000
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Chemistry Department, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA.

63 . Roy Roberts

www.linkedin.com/in/royroberts

dvisor: Andrew Morris
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 2000, J.D. May 2006 (GWU)
Current Position:
Patent Attorney at the Naval Research Laboratory

61 . Scott Hammond

Advisor: Andrew Morris
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1999
Current Position: Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of North Carolina.

60 . Tracy Kuhlman

www.linkedin.com/pub/tracy-kuhlman/4/630/454

Advisor: Nouria Hernandez
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1998
Current Position: Editor, Cold Spring Harbor Press.

59 . Debra Morrison

www.linkedin.com/pub/debra-morrison/7/315/7ba

Advisor: Nouria Hernandez
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1998
Current Position: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY
Postdoctoral Position: Dr. Jonathon Licht, Cancer Center, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York.

58 . Dmitry Zharkov

Advisor: Arthur P. Grollman
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1998
Current Position: Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine, Novosibirsk, Russia

57 . Andrew Rogove

www.linkedin.com/pub/andrew-rogove/42/3b1/b97

Advisor: Sid Strickland
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1998; M.D. May 2000
Current Position: Neurologist, Long Island Neurology, Bay Shore, NY

56 . Tsung-Chang Sung

Advisor: Michael Frohman
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1998
Current Position: Post-doctoral Fellow, Dr. Kuo-Fen Lee, The Salk Institute, La Jolla, California.

55 . John Jenco

www.linkedin.com/pub/john-jenco/23/370/875

Advisor: Andrew Morris
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1998
Current Position: Senior Staff Scientist and Chromatography Applications Manager the Life Sciences/Biopharm Division, Pall Corporation, Port Washington, NY.

54 . Christopher Wreden

www.linkedin.com/pub/chris-wreden/3/b64/909

Advisor: Sid Strickland
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1997
Current Position:
Scientist, Dr. K. Guillemin, Department of Biology, University of Oregon

53 . Monica McTigue

www.linkedin.com/pub/monica-mctigue-phd/5/756/542

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1997
Current Position:
Lead Investigator Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine II

52 . Igor Antoshechkin

www.linkedin.com/pub/igor-antoshechkin/0/171/997

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1997
Current Position:
Director at Millard and Muriel Jacobs Genetics and Genomics Laboratory.

51 . Marina Gelman

www.linkedin.com/pub/marina-gelman/0/111/383

Advisor: Joav Prives
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1997
Current Position:
Director, Oncology Division, Rigel Pharmaceuticals, South San Francisco, CA.

50 . Kristine Rose

www.linkedin.com/pub/kristine-rose/5/994/982

Advisor: JoAnne Engebrecht
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1996
Current Position:
Director, Global Correlative Science Leader, Novartis, East Hanover, NJ

49 . Marshal Lieberfarb

www.linkedin.com/pub/marshal-lieberfarb/7a/796/30

Advisor: Sid Strickland
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1996
Current Postion: Radiology oncologist, Holy Cross Hospital

48 . William Rosoff

www.linkedin.com/pub/william-rosoff/4b/226/a08

Advisor: Joav Prives
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1996
Last Known Position:
Assistant Research Professor at Georgetown University

47 . Morris West

www.linkedin.com/pub/morris-west/6/a87/89a

Advisor: Sid Strickland
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1995
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Biology at Alabama State University

46 . Cynthia Sadowski

Advisor: Nouria Hernandez
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1995
Current Position: Post-doctoral Position at Mt. Sinai Medical Center

45 . Mark Handley

www.linkedin.com/pub/mark-handley/11/222/536

Advisor: Sidonie Morrison
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1995
Current Position: Diaetes Scientific Manager/Metabolism Regional Medical Liason, Sanofi-Aventis Pharmaceuticals.

44 . Frank Pessler

www.linkedin.com/pub/frank-pessler/29/337/312

Advisor: Nouria Hernandez
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1994, M.D. 1996
Current Position:
Faculty, Department of Epidemiology, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany

43 . Jieyi Wang

www.linkedin.com/pub/jieyi-wang/1a/b59/3b8

Advisor: Ed Reich
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1994
Current Position: Research Investigator, Abbott Laboratories

42 . Yinhai Yang

www.linkedin.com/pub/yinhai-yang/31/928/a19

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1993
Current Position:
Database Administrator, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates.

41 . Nutan Sharma

www.linkedin.com/pub/nutan-sharma/11/ab7/143

Advisor: James Trimmer
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1993, M.D. May 1995
Current Position: Assistant Professor,
Director, Dystonia Clinic, Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital.

40 . Sherry Neff

Advisor: Richard Miksicek
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1993
Current Position: Science H.S.Teacher, Shoreham-Wading River School District

39 . Christopher Moxham

www.linkedin.com/pub/christopher-moxham/11/670/b88

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1993
Current Position: (9/2007) Senior Research Fellow, Automated Lead Optimization, Merck Research Laboratories, Boston, MA

38 . Stephen Kanes

www.linkedin.com/pub/stephen-kanes/4/9ab/743

Advisor: Robert Hitzemann
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1993, M.D. 1995
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania

37 . Julia Tchou

www.linkedin.com/pub/tchou-julia/69/136/931

Advisor: Arthur P. Grollman
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1993, M.D. 1995
Current Position: Breast Cancer Surgeon, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania

36 . Karen Topp-Rapiejko

www.linkedin.com/pub/karen-rapiejko/22/9b6/9b2

Advisor: Richard Miksicek
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1992
Current Position: Research Scientist, Genzyme Corp.

35 . Yaolin Wang

www.linkedin.com/pub/yaolin-wang/5/981/993

Advisor: Richard Miksicek
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1992
Current Position: Scientist, NIH

34 . Yen-Hui (Teresa) Chen

www.linkedin.com/pub/yen-hui-chen/58/658/790

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1992
Current Position: Associate Professor of School of Pharmacy, College of Medicine, N.T.U. & Director of the Graduate Institute of Clinical Pharmacy, National Taiwan University.

33 . Robert Richard

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1992
Current Position: Professor of Medicine, University of Washington

32 . Fernando Sallès

www.linkedin.com/pub/fernando-salles/0/a79/586

Advisor: Sid Strickland
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1991
Current Position:
Franchise Licensing Integrator Neuroscience and Ophthalmology, Merck

31 . Steven Weiss

Advisor: Paul Fisher
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1991
Current Position: Pediatrician, Syosset, NY

30 . Lin Lin-Mantell

www.linkedin.com/pub/lin-mantell/98/195/440

Advisor: Paul Fisher
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1991
Current Position: Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, St. John's University, Queens, NY.

29 . Keith Lerro

Advisor: Glenn Prestwich
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1991
Current Position: Attending Physician, Southeastern Medical Oncology Center, Wilson, NC.

28 . Lily Ng

Advisor: Paul Fisher
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1991
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Human Genetics Department, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

27 . Andrew Darrow

www.linkedin.com/in/andydarrow

Advisor: Sid Strickland
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1990

Current Position: Scientific Writer for GlaxoSmithKline

26 . May Luke

www.linkedin.com/pub/may-luke/15/30/540

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1990
Current Position: Scientist, Celera Diagnostics

25 . Mark Sands

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1990
Current Position: Professor of Medicine and Genetics, Washington University, St. Louis.

24 . Larisa Rudenko

www.linkedin.com/pub/larisa-rudenko/35/b82/14b

Advisor: Richard Setlow
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1989
Current Position: Senior Advisor for Biotechnology, FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine

23 . John Hadcock

www.linkedin.com/in/hadcock

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1989
Current Position: Senior Scientist and Group Leader, Cyanamid

22 . Peter Rapiejko

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1989
Current Position: Director of Gene Expression, AlphaGene, Inc.

21 . Ratneswaran (Warren Ratna) Ratnasabapathy

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1988
Current Position: Professor of Pharmacology, Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus

20 . Paul Singer

Advisor: C.-W. Wu
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1988

19 . Paul Jones

Advisor: Nisson Schechter
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1988

18 . David Smith

Advisor: Paul Fisher
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1987
Current Position: Scientific Advisor, OSI Pharmaceuticals Inc

18 . Elizabeth McKenna

Advisor: Dr. Daniel Bogenhagen

Degree Received: PhD, 1987

Current Position: Director, Early Translational Research Program, Foundation Fighting Blindness, Columbia, MD.

17 . Paul Dawson

www.linkedin.com/pub/paul-dawson/22/619/487

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1986
Current Position: Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pathology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

16 . David Gordon

www.linkedin.com/pub/david-gordon/14/578/395

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1986
Current Position: Senior Research Investigator, Bristol-Myers Squibb

15 . Mark Schneider

www.linkedin.com/pub/mark-schneider/36/641/534

Advisor: Jakob Schmidt
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1986
Current Position: Research Assistant Professor of Physiology, Dartmouth University.

14 . Bih Hwa Shieh

Advisor: Jakob Schmidt
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1986
Current Position: Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

13 . Cary Moxham

www.linkedin.com/pub/cary-moxham/8/3b7/828

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1986
Current Position: Senior Director, Clinical Research, Gilead Corporation.

12 . Barbara Yoza

www.linkedin.com/pub/barbara-yoza/6/813/a42

Advisor: Daniel Bogenhagen
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1985
Current Position: Research Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

11 . Patricia Andrade-Gordon

www.linkedin.com/pub/patricia-andrade-gordon/0/450/600

Advisor: C.-W. Wu
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1984
Current Position: Senior Scientist and Director Vascular Research Team, RW Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute.

Graduate Program Perspective From Dr. Patricia Andrade-Gordon

10 . Michael Graziano

www.linkedin.com/pub/michael-graziano/b/2b2/482

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D., December 1984
Current Position: Senior Director, Cardiovascular/Metabolic Discovery Research, Schering-Plough Institute

9 . Greg Shelness

www.linkedin.com/pub/greg-shelness/7/910/1a3

Advisor: Dave Williams
Degree Received: Ph.D., December 1984
Current Position: Professor of Pathology, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

8 . Michael Greenberg

www.linkedin.com/pub/michael-greenberg/5/b84/628

Advisor: Craig Malbon
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1984 Current Position: Vice President, Research & Development at b3 bio, Inc. and Associate Research Professor, Experimental Surgery, Duke Medical Center

7 . Dominick Pucci

www.linkedin.com/pub/dominick-pucci/11/598/728

Advisor: W. Benjamin
Degree Received: Ph.D. December 1983
Current Position: Abbott Technologies, Technical Advisor

6 . Robin Falk

Advisor: Ira Cohen
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1983

5 . Chung-Tai (Jack) Cheng

Advisor: Arthur P. Grollman
Degree Received: Ph.D. May 1982

4 . Leo Pezzementi

www.linkedin.com/pub/leo-pezzementi/1b/b45/687

Advisor: Jakob Schmidt
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1982
Current Position: Professor of Biology, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, Alabama
Guest Speaker at the 2nd Annual Graduate Students' Symposium, 2005

3 . Ging-Kuo Wang

Advisor: Jakob Schmidt
Degree Received: Ph.D. 1980
Current Position: BWH Post Doctoral Fellows Research Program, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

2 . David Walt

www.linkedin.com/pub/david-walt/8/35b/299

Advisor: Francis Johnson
Degree Recieved: Ph.D. 1979
Current Position: Robinson Professor of Chemistry,Tufts University.

1 . William V. (Bill) Murray

www.linkedin.com/pub/william-murray/6/934/91b

Advisor: Francis Johnson
Degree Received: Ph.D. August 1979
Current Position: Senior Director for Drug Discovery, RW Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute