Group Alumni

Former Research Associates and Postdoctoral Fellows

John Ramphal 2010-2011 Scientist, InterMune, Brisbane, CA
Alexander Yurkovetskiy 2000-2002 Scientist, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Mohamed Ismail 1997-1998 Senior Principal Scientist, Paratek Pharm., Inc., Boston, MA

 

Former Ph.D. Students

Venkata Raman Ph.D. 2014 Tufts University
Gizem Akçay Ph.D. 2012
Postdoc MIT (Pentelute)
Research Scientist, AstraZeneca R&D, Boston, MA
Laila Dafik Ph.D. 2008
Postdoc Stanford (Khosla)
Postdoc, Stanford (Pehr Harbury)
Viatcheslav Azev Ph.D. 2006 Branch of Shemyakin and Ovchinnikov Bioorganic Chemistry Institute, Pushchino, Moscow Region, Russia
Nilanjana Chakraborty Ph.D. 2005 VisEn Medical, Wouburn, MA
David Turner Ph.D. 2004 Senior Manager, CMC & Process Development, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Lexington, MA
Georgia Marnerea Ph.D. 2001 Business Unit Manager, Arriana Pharmaceuticals, Athens, Greece
Christine Jaworek-Lopes Ph.D. 2000 Chair, Dept. of Chemistry and Physics, Emmanuel College, Boston, MA
Alexander Kornienko Ph.D. 1999
Postdoc Montreal (Hanessian)
Associate Professor, Texas State University, San Marcos
Pericles Calias Ph.D. 1996 Senior Vice President of Translational Medicine, to-BBB, Leiden, The Netherlands
Sarah Iacobucci Ph.D. 1996 Director of Laboratories, Tufts University, Medford, MA
Robert Plourde Ph.D. 1992
Postdoc Amherst (Hansen)
Director of Business Development, Avomeen Analytical Services, San Diego, CA
Dong Yu Ph.D. 1991 Research Scientist, Hybridon, Inc., Cambridge MA

 

Former M.S. Students

Sudi Sabet M.S. 2014 Visiting Researcher, San Jose State University
Vivian Tarkul M.S. 2012 Medical Student
Anaradha Sundaram M.S. 2011 Scientist, BASF, Singapore
Smita Fulzele M.S. 2011 Senior Applications Specialist, Cargill, Wayzata, MN
Meenakshi Goel M.S. 2010 Research Assocaite, Genentech, S. San Francisco, CA
Patricia Novelli Edwards M.S. 1995 Sr. Biostatician, Novella Clinical
Erin Buchanan McGurn M.S. 1994 Laboratory Coordinator, Quincy College, Quincy, MA
Roushan Afroze M.S. 1992 Res. Investigator, Millennium, the Takeda Oncology Company, Cambridge, MA
Charlene Driscoll M.S. 1989 Freelance Graphic Designer, W. Townsend, MA
Nha Vo M.S. 1989 Principal Scientist, Synta Pharmaceuticals, Lexington, MA

 

Former B.S. and Postbac Students

Jacinto De La Cruz B.S. 2014 Researcher, Intitute Pasteur de Lille (Oleg Malyk)
Anh-Dai Nguyen B.S. 2014 Researcher, San Jose State University (Alberto Rascon)
James Nguyen B.S. 2014 Researcher, San Jose State University (Alberto Rascon)
Adam Crawford B.S. 2013 Lead Lab Technician, Teknova, Hollister, CA
Ngoc Huynh B.S. 2013 Intern, MOSU Systems, Fremont, CA
Jorge Sanchez
B.S. 2012 Ph.D. student, Univ. of California, Davis
Phillip Calabretta B.S. 2012 Ph.D. student, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison (Laura Kiessling)
Caitlin Crowder B.S. 2012 Ph.D. student, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (Anthony Burgett)
Jeremy Beckford B.S. 2011 AIDS United, AmeriCorps, New Orleans, LA
Douglas Fox Postbac 2010 Ph.D. student, Univ. of California, Berkeley (Carolyn Bertozzi)
Lawrence Zieske Postbac 2010
M.D., Wash. U  
Medical Resident, Washington U., St. Louis, MO
Leon Castaneda Postbac 2010
M.D. Stanford
Medical Resident, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA
Jan Bello  Postbac 2010 Ph.D. Student, UC Riverside, CA (Jocelyn Millar),
Evan Sarina B.S. 2010 Ph.D. Student, UC Davis, CA (Alan Balch)
Kejia Ding B.S. 2009
Ph.D. UCSD (Hermann)
Scientist, Diagnaostics for the Real World, Sunnyvale, CA
Inema Orukari B.S. 2009 M.D./Ph.D. Student, Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO
Henry Workman B.S. 2009 D.O. Student
Thuy Huong Le   B.S. 2008 Pharmacy Intern, San Jose, CA
Michael Yiu B.S. 2008
M.B.A. SJSU
 
Jennifer Siu  B.S. 2008  
Jordan Jastrab  B.S. 2008 M.D./Ph.D. Student, NYU, New York, NY
Camille Petersen  B.S. 2008 Ph.D. Student, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA
Alexandra Kunin Wong B.S. 2007
M.D. Minnesota
Medical Resident, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
Simina Grigoriu    B.S. 2007
Ph.D. Brown (Peti)
Postdoc, Harvard Med (Gerhard Wagner)
Lauren Bowen B.S. 2006
M.D. Florida
Neurology Resident, Univ. of Florida. Gainesville, FL
Mina Fung  B.S. 2006 M.D. Student, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Jacqueline Haker B.S. 2006
D.D.S. Columbia
Dental Resident, New York University, New York, NY
Scott West B.S. 2005
Ph.D. Berkeley (Sarpong)
Research Engineer, Chevron, Richmond, CA
John Prensner B.S. 2005 M.D./Ph.D. Michigan Pediatrics Intern, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Eric Simmons B.A. 2004
Ph.D. Berkeley (Sarpong)
Postdoc, Illinois (Hartwig)
Senior Research Investigator, Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ
Willmen Youngsaye B.S. 2003
Ph.D. BU (Panek)
Medicinal Chemist, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA
David Luftman B.S. 2003
M.D. St. George’s
Medical Resident, Stony Brook School of Medicine
Mark Kristjanson B.S. 2000 Boston Probes, Bedford, MA
Michael Hilinski  B.S. 2000
Ph.D. Stanford (Wender)
Postdoc, Virginia (Lannigan)
Assistant Professor, Univ. of Virginia, Charlotte, VA
Sheila (Aslami) Newth  B.S. 1999 Institutional District Business Manger, TNovo Nordisk, Brookline, MA
Gregory L. Beutner B.S. 1998
Ph.D. Illinois (Denmark)
Postdoc CalTech (Grubbs)
Senior Research Investigator II, Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ
Hien Nguyen B.S. 1996
Ph.D. Illinois (Gin)
Postdoc Stanford (Trost)
Associate Professor, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Kirsten Overoye-Chan B.S. 1994
M.S. Northeastern
Senior Manager Regulatory Affairs, Progenics Pharmaceuticals
Rebecca Kuntz Willitz B.S. 1994
Ph.D. Cornell
Associate Professor, U. Akron, Akron, OH
Nina Filippova exchange student 1994 Associate Professor, Pavlov First St. Petersburg State Medical University
Anatoly Braylovsky B.S. 1993
M.D. Ross Univ.
Family Practice M.D., Wallingford CT
Robert M. Whitehouse B.S. 1993
M.D. UMass
Nephrologist, Bangor, ME
Nicolas Winssinger B.S. 1993
Ph.D. Scripps (Nicolaou)
Postdoc Scripps (Schultz)
Professor, Univ. of Geneva
Jason Winslow B.S. 1993
M.D. Tufts
Emergency Physician, Patchogue, NY
Phieng Siliphaivanh B.S. 1992
Ph.D. UNC (Crimmins)
Principal Scientist Merck Research Laboratories, Boston
Christopher Caputo  B.S. 1991
M.D. Stony Brook
Nephrologist, Mineola, NY
David Fay   B.S. 1988
Ph.D. Yale
postdoc Johns Hopkins
Professor, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Christopher Petti B.S. 1988
M.D. NYU
Radiologist, Bergen Imaging Center, Englewood, NJ