About Us

Lab Members

Adam Lopez, MS

Adam Lopez, MS
Research Associate
Lab Manager
Adam.Lopez@UTSouthwestern.edu

Petro Starokadomskyy, PhD

Petro Starokadomskyy, PhD
Research Scientist
Petro.Starokadomskyy@UTSouthwestern.edu

Luis Sifuentes-Dominguez, MD

Luis Sifuentes-Dominguez, MD
Instructor
Department of Pediatrics
Luis.Sifuentes-Dominguez@UTSouthwestern.edu

Qing Chen, MD

Qing Chen, M.D.
Visiting Research Scholar
Qing.Chen@UTSouthwestern.edu

Amika Singla, Ph.D.

Amika Singla, Ph.D.
Instructor
amika.singla@utsouthwestern.edu

Lindsey Morris, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral fellow
Lindsey.Morris@UTSouthwestern.edu

PAST MEMBERS

Lab managers and research scientists

Christine Komarck, Baozhi Chen, Haiying Li

Rotation students

Victoria Sultani, Mark Fogel, Alisa Sumkin, Mohammad Yousef, Reid Weisberg, Mary Lovelace, Nick Norris, Margaret Koenecke, Kevin Chow, Javier Villafuerte, Ernesto Llano

Graduate and post-graduate trainees

Gabriel Maine, Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2005-2007). Current position: Associate Professor, Department of Pathology. Oakland University School of Medicine. Rochester, Michigan. Director, Immunophenotyping Laboratory. Department of Clinical Pathology. Beaumont Hospital. Royal Oak, Michigan.

Xicheng Mao, Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2005-2013). Current position: Quality Intelligence Analyst. UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dallas, Texas.

Gopakumar Iyer, M.D. (Research rotation, 2006). Current position: Assistant Attending at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. New York, NY.

Aparna Repaka, M.D. (Post-doc 2006-2007). Current position: : Assistant Professor, Gastroenterology Section at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts.

Nathan Gluck, M.D., Ph.D. (Grad student, 2006-2008). Current position: Staff Physician. Sourasky Tel Aviv Medical Center. Tel-Aviv, Israel.

Haiying Li, Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2007-2013). Current position: Grants and Contracts Specialist, Office of Technology Development. UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dallas, Texas.

Iram Zaidi, Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2008-2009). Current position: Unknown.

Nathalie Urrunaga, M.D. (Research rotation, 2010). Current position: Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland.

Lillienne Chan, M.D. (Post-doc, 2010-2012). Current position: Private practice. Dallas, Texas.

Naoteru Miyata, M.D., Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2013-2016). Current position: Staff Physician, Department of Gastroenterology, International University of Health and Welfare, Mita Hospital. Tokyo, Japan

Linda Geng, Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2014-2015). Current position: Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California

Rebecca Faulkner, Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2014-2016). Current position: Maternity leave

Kayci Huff-Hardy, M.D., Ph.D. (Post-doc, 2015-2016). Current position: Fellow, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

Visiting Professor

Fiona McDonald, Ph.D. (Sabbatical, 2011-2012). Current position: Associate Professor and Chair, Dept of Physiology. University of Otago, New Zealand.