Current Students

Andrew Branagan, MD
Matriculated: 2014
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Cancer Center
Thesis Project:A Novel Influenza Vaccination Strategy for Patients with Plasma Cell Disorders

Susanna Curtis, MD
Matriculated: 2017
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Cancer Center

Albert Do, MD, MPH
Matriculated: 2017
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Internal Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Gabriella Grisotti, MD
Matriculated: 2014
Surgical Resident
Thesis Project: Using Dermal Lymphangiogenesis to Improve Wound Healing

Benjamin Gruenbaum, MD
Matriculated: 2017
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Anesthesiology

Ashima Gulati, MD
Matriculated: 2015
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Pediatrics (Nephrology)
Thesis Project: Identification of Genetic Variants Contributing to Intracranial Aneurysm Formation in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease

Christopher Lee, MD
Matriculated: 2009
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Emergency Medicine
Thesis Project: Timing of Therapeutic Hypothermia Initiation in Cardiac Arrest Survivors

Jonathan Merola, MD
Matriculated: 2015
Surgical Resident
Thesis Project: Evaluating Cellular and Antibody Mediated Human Alloresponses Using CRISPR/Cas9 Ablation of Major Histocompatability Complex Antigen Expression in Endothelial Cells

Dennis Moledina, MD
Matriculated: 2015
Post-Doctoral Associate, Internal Medicine (Nephrology)
Thesis Project: Targeted Cytokines as Biomarkers for Human Acute Tubulo-interstitial Nephritis

Basile Njei, MD
Matriculated: 2015
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Internal Medicine (Digestive Diseases)
Thesis Project: Chronic Hepatitis C Treatment and Outcomes in U.S. Veterans Born 1945-1965

Carlos Oliveira, MD
Matriculated: 2014
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)
Thesis Project: Effectiveness and Optimal Timing of the Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine

Alex Ryder, MD
Matriculated: 2012
Pathology Resident
Thesis Project: Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Vectored Hybrid Hemagglutinin Constructs as Broadly Cross-reactive Influenza Vaccines

Stephan Siebel, MD
Matriculated: 2015
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Pediatrics (Endocrinology)
Thesis Project: Assessment of Mitochondrial Metabolism in Vivo Using Stable Isotope Labeling

Yu Zhang, MD
Matriculated: 2015
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Thesis Project: Evaluating “Immune Shifting” as a Potential Mechanism of Acquired Resistance During Anti-Programed Death (PD) Therapy