Former Lab Members


Nozomi Tomimatsu, Ph.D. (2007  2015): Currently at Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma; Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan

Postdoctoral Researchers

Xiaohuan Gao, Ph.D. (2011 – 2013): Currently at Beijing Genomics Institute; Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Donglai Qi, Ph.D. (2010 – 2011): Currently at Children's Hospital Los Angeles; Los Angeles, California

Graduate Students

Brian McEllin, Ph.D. (graduated in 2012): Currently at Swedish Hospital and Health Care; Seattle, Washington

Cristel Vanessa Camacho, Ph.D. (graduated in 2012): Currently at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; Memphis, Tennessee

Carlos Gil Del Alcazar, Ph.D. (graduated in 2015): Currently at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Boston, Massachusetts

Mariya Ilcheva, Ph.D. (graduated in 2015): Currently at Medpace; Irving, Texas

Molly Catherine Hardebeck, Ph.D. (graduated in 2016): Currently at Eli Lily and Company; Indianapolis, Indiana

Pavlina Todorova, Ph.D. (graduated in 2017): Currently at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; New York City, New York

Visiting Graduate Student

Francesca Ludovica Boffo (2016 – 2017): University of Naples; Naples, Italy

Research Assistants

Brandon Hahm (2006 – 2008): Currently M.D. student at Texas Tech University  

Kaushik Amancherla (2010 – 2011): Currently M.D. student at University of Chicago

Undergraduate Students

Nandini Pichamoorthy, Texas Tech University (2010 – 2011): Currently research associate at Stanford University; Stanford, California

Katherine Deland, Southern Methodist University (2010 – 2012): Currently Ph.D. student at Duke University; Durham, North Carolina

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Students

Queen Akwardi (2006)

Katherine Deland (2010) 

Jessica Lee (2011)

Francisco O'Neal (2015, 2016)

Alexandria Morgan Brown (2017)

Science Teacher Access to Resources at Southwestern (STARS) Students

Madeline Smoot (2013) 

Julian Escamilla (2014)

Annie Vu (2015)