About Us

Former Lab Members

Zachary Gallegos

Zachary Gallegos, Ph.D.

Graduate Student: 2016-2019

Current Position: Clinical Research Associate I, AMGEN


Brandt Nichols

Brandt Nichols, Ph.D.

Graduate Student: 2014-2018

Current Position: Life Sciences Consultant, Putnam Associates


Jennifer Macion

Jennifer Macion

Lab Manager / Research Technician: 2014-2017

 Patrick Taus

Patrick Taus, Ph.D.

MD/PhD Student: 2011-2016

Current Position: Resident, Nephrology, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (UNC)

 Kimberly Maxfield

Kimberly Maxfield, Ph.D.

Graduate Student: 2010-2015

Current Position: U.S. Food and Drug Administration


 Ashly Pavlovsky

Ashly Pavlovsky, Ph.D.

Graduate Student: 2013-2015

Current Position:  Medical Writer, Cadence Communications & Research

 Josh Wooten

Josh Wooten, Ph.D.

Research Technician: 2011-2014

Current Position: Specialist, Project Management and Clinical Pharmacology, Nuventra Pharma Sciences


 Rebecca Sinnott

Rebecca Sinnott DeVaux, Ph.D.

Graduate Student: 2009-2014

Current Position: Post-doctoral Fellow, SUNY at Albany Cancer Research Center, Laboratory of Jason Herschkowitz


Kathleen Corcoran, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Fellow: 2011-2013

Current Position: Post-doctoral Fellow, UNC Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Laboratory of Dirk Dittmer

Amy Wehn, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Fellow: 2010-2012

Current Position: Director, Alliance Management at Foundation Medicine, Cambridge, MA

Kathryn Cappell, M.D., Ph.D.

MD/PhD Student: 2009-2011

Current Position: Fellow, NIH National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research, Hematology Oncology Class of 2018

Brittany Larson, M.D.

Research Technician: 2009-2010

Current Position: Doctor of Family Medicine, Duke Primary Care Meadowmont,  Chapel Hill, NC

Leah Winters, M.D.

Research Technician: 2009

Current Position: Pediatric Anesthesiologist, Aurora, CO