Yvette Y. Yien, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2012-2015; Instructor, 2015-2017.
Recipient, NIH Fellowships: T32 NHLBI, F32 NIDDK, K01 NIDDK
Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE USA.
Dhvanit I. Shah, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2006-2015.
Recipient, NIDDK K01 Fellowship, American Society of Hematology Scholar
Instructor, Brigham & Women’s Hospital (pending promotion to Asst. Prof.)
Boston, MA USA
Caiyong Chen, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011-2014.
Recipient, Cooley’s Anemia Foundation
Professor, Cell & Developmental Biology
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Wen Chen, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2006-2011
Instructor, Division Molecular Cardiology
Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple, TX
Heidi Anderson, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2009-2011.
Recipient, Fellowship from the Finnish Sigrid Juselius Foundation
Research Scientist, Dept. Biochemistry & Biotechnology,
University of Helsinki, Finland
Iman Schultz, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2007-2010.
Recipient, Fellowship from the Dutch National Science (NWO) Foundation
Senior Staff Scientist, InteRNA Genomics B.V.,
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Julio Amigo, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2007-2011.
Assistant Professor, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Adrianne Kolpak, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010-2010.
Recipient, Fellowship from the NIH NHLBI T32 Grant
Research Scientist, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Guillaume Vogin, M.D.
Visiting Medical Resident in Radiation Oncology, 2007-2008
Fellow of the French Foundation Soldati
Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology. ISERM U836, Faculte de Medecine, Lyon-Sud, Oullins, France.
Seong-Kyu Choe, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2004-2005
Assistant Professor, Microbiology
Wonkwang University School of Medicine
Iksan, South Korea
Ebrahim Shafizadeh, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2002-2005
Recipient, NIH/NHLBI T32 Fellowship
Director of R&D Services, Haemonetics Corporation
Gabriele E. Ackermann, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2001-2003.
Recipient, Fellowship from the Swiss National Science Foundation
Staff Scientist, Pfizer Pharmaceutical, Lausanne, Switzerland
Martin D. Kafina, B.A., M.S.
Laboratory Manager, 2015-2017 (Wesleyan University, B.A., Brandeis University, M.S.)
Medical Student, St. George’s University School of Medicine (2017- ), Grenada, West Indies.
Nicholas C. Huston, B.A.
Laboratory Manager, 2013-2015 (Wesleyan University, B.A.)
Research Associate, Editas Medicine (Cambridge, MA)
Graduate Student, Yale University (2017- ), New Haven, CT.
Gordon J. Hildick-Smith, M.D.
Laboratory Manager, 2013-2015 (Middlebury College, B.A.)
M.D. graduate, Weill Cornell Medical College (2017 )
New York, NY. Internal Medicine Residency, Brigham & Women’s Hospital (2017- ), Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
Jeffrey Cooney, B.S., M.A.
Laboratory Manager, 2010-2012 (Boston College, B.S., Boston Univ., M.A.),
Undergraduate Student, 2007-2009; Recipient, AHA Summer Fellowship (2009)
M.D., Ph.D. Student (MS6), Univ. Texas Health Science Center (2012- )
San Antonio, TX.
Eric L. Pierce, B.S.
Laboratory Manager, 2007-2009 (Boston College, B.S.)
U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer, Lesotho, Africa, 2009-11
Graduate Student (G5), Biomechanical Engineering,
Georgia Tech Univ. (2012- ). Atlanta, GA.
Nathaniel B. Langer, M.D.
Laboratory Manager, 2005-2007 (Middlebury College, B.A.)
M.D. graduate, Columbia University P&S (2011)
Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency (PGY6), Columbia University P&S (2011- )
New York, NY.
George C. Shaw, M.D.
Laboratory Manager, 2002-2005 (Amherst College, B.A.)
M.D. graduate, Ohio State University College of Medicine (2009)
Internal Medicine Residency (2009-12)
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Cardiology & Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship (PGY6), Hospital of Univ. Pennsylvania (2012-16) Philadelphia, PA.
Cardiology and Cardiac Arrhythmia Practice, Pittsburgh, PA.
John J. Cope, M.D.
Laboratory Manager, 2001-2004 (Boston College, B.S.)
M.D. Graduate, SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine (2008)
General Surgery Residency (2008-13)
Baystate Medical Center, Tufts Univ., Springfield, MA
Surgical Acute Care Fellowship (2013-14), Hartford Hospital, Univ. Connecticut, Hartford, CT.
General and Critical Care Surgery Practice, Bennington, VT.
Harvard Medical School, M.D.-Ph.D. Candidate (MS3)
(Morehouse College, B.S., 2012)
Recipient, American Society of Hematology Minority Medical Student Award, 2013.
Rotated: Summer 2013.
Kathleen Soltis, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2008-2010.
Recipient, American Society of Hematology (2009, 2010) and
American Heart Association (2010) Fellowships
M.D. graduate, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY (2017)
Resident, OB-Gynecology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD (2017- )
Adam Cardullo, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2009-2010
M.D. graduate, Tufts Univ. Medical School, Boston, MA (2017)
Resident, Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT (2017- )
Undergraduate Student, 2009-2010.
Recipient, American Society of Hematology Fellowship (2010)
Boston College Graduate (Chestnut Hill, MA)
Graduate Student, Tufts Univ., Boston, MA (2015- )
A. Joseph Dalton
Undergraduate Student, 2009-2012
College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, graduated 2015
Recipient, American Heart Association Fellowship, 2012
Regional Sales Director, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Boston, MA (2015- )
Paul McBride, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2010-2011
Recipient, American Society of Hematology Summer Fellowship (2011)
M.D., University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY (2012-16)
Resident, Neurosurgery, Univ. South Florida, Tampa, FL (2016- )
Matthew King, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2010-2012.
Recipient, American Heart Association Summer Fellowship (2011);
American Society of Hematology Summer Fellowship (2012)
Research Tech @ Mass. General Hospital (2012-2015)
M.D.-Ph.D. student (MS3), UT San Antonio, TX (2015- )
Spencer Heggers, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2011-2012.
Medical Student (MS3), Uniformed Services University of Health Sci.,
Bethesda, MD (2013- ).
Ellen Keenan, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2012-2013
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (graduated 2014)
Recipient, American Society of Physiology Summer Fellowship, 2013
Nursing Graduate School, Univ. Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (2016- )
Tianxun Zhao, B.S., M.S.
Undergraduate Student, Summer 2013
University of California, Los Angeles, CA (graduated 2014)
Chemical Engineering Graduate School, Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (graduated 2015)
Research Associate, Arbor Vita Corp., Fremont, CA (2015- )
An Nguyen, B.A.
Visiting Undergraduate Student, Virginia Tech University (2014)
Recipient, APS/NIDDK Summer Fellowship (Summer 2014)
NHLBI research technician, NIH/NHLBI, Bethesda, MD (2015-2017)
M.P.H. student, George Washington University, Washington, DC (2017- ).
Taylor Patch, B.S.
Undergraduate Student, 2012-2015
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (graduated 2014)
Research technician, BWH, Boston, MA
Undergraduate student, Assumption College, Worcester, MA (Summer 2015)
Recipient, Am. Physiol. Soc. Summer Fellowship (2015)
Undergraduate student, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Summer 2016)
Diana Branco, Ph.D. (2012)
Visiting Graduate Student, Univ. Campinas (Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil)
Advisor, Fernando Costa, M.D., Ph.D., defended thesis January 2013.
Kathleen Hübner (2012-2013)
Visiting M.S. Graduate Student, Philipps-Universität-Marburg (Marburg, Germany), graduated 2014.
Ph.D. graduate student, Max-Planck Institute Molecular Biomedicine, Münster, Germany (2015- ).
Johannes Wittig (2013-2014)
Visiting Undergraduate Student, Brandenburgische-Technische-Universität, Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany (Graduated 2014)
Ph.D. graduate student, Univ. East Anglia, Norwich, UK (2015- ).
Javier Martínez Cabañero (2014)
Visiting Medical Student, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha (2014)
Faculty of Medicine, Albacete, Spain, M.D. graduated June 2015.
Recipient, APS Summer Fellowship (Summer 2014)
Resident, Anesthesiology, Barcelona, Spain (2015- ).
Alessa Ringel (2015-2016)
Visiting MS Graduate Student, Westfälishche Wilhelms-Universität, Münster, Germany (Graduated 2016)
Recipient, Heinrich Hertz Foundation Fellowship
Lisa van der Vorm (2016)
Visiting MS Graduate Student, Radboud Universiteit, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Recipient, Nora Baart Foundation (Dutch Biochemical Society) and Dutch GI/Liver Foundation Fellowships.
Ph.D. graduate student, Maastricht University, Maastrict, The Netherlands (2016- ).