People

Student

Talia Adi
G1
Aniruddh Ajith
MS1
Edgar Aranda-Michel, PhD
MS3
Raouf Belkhir
MS1
Isabel Bleimeister
MS2
Donald Bourne
G1
Wesley Brown
G4
Hannah Bumgarner
MS1
Ansen Burr
G4
Alison Butler, PhD
MS3
Hannah Butterfield
G1
Neil Carleton
G2
Brittany Chamberlain
G1
Alexander Chang
MS1
Mona Chatrizeh
G1
Nathalie Chen
MS2
Maria Chroneos
MS2
Jonathan Cohen
G5
Grace Conway
G2
Christopher Cover
G2
Raphael Crum
G3
Miranda Culley, PhD
MS4
Samuel Dienel
G4
Atinuke Dosunmu-Ogunbi, PhD
MS3
Kevin Dowling
G1
Gaelen Dwyer, PhD
MS3
Brittany Egnot
G2
Noah Freedman
MS1
Tracey Freeman
MS1
George Gabriel, PhD
MS3
Jenna Gale
G3
Geyon Garcia
G1
Joshua Garfein
MS1
Shohini Ghosh-Choudhary
G2
Jacob Gillis
MS2
Gabrielle Gilmer
G1
Michael Granovetter
G4
Lloyd Harvey
MS3
Jasmine Hect
G1
Victoria Heinrich
G3
Ruby Holland
G3
Bryan Hurtle
G4
Deepa Issar
G2
Adriana Johnson, PhD
MS3
Maria Andrea Jurado
MS1
Jeffrey (Yong Joon) Kim
G2
Anna Kirillova
MS2
Andrew Lamade, PhD
MS4
Alexandar Layden, PhD
MS3
Brandon Lehrich
MS2
Michael Leone
MS2
Anna Li
MS2
Jack Little
MS2
Andrew Liu
G2
Jie Bin Liu
G1
Joseph Maggiore
G1
Varun Mandi
MS2
Philip Mannes
G3
Ugonna Mbaekwe
MS1
Jessica Medrano
G1
Marisa Millenson
G1
Amir Mina
G2
Laura Molina, PhD
MS3
Robert Morrison
G2
Ananya Mukundan
G4
Livianna Myklebust
MS1
Shruti Nanivadekar
G2
Eileen Nguyen, PhD
MS3
Hector Nieves-Rosado
G2
Helena Oft
MS1
Tolani Olonisakin, PhD
MS4
Maryanna Owoc, PhD
MS3
Olivia Parks
G2
BaDoi Phan
G3
Rumana Rashid
MS2
Josef Scheidt
MS1
Alexander Schuyler
G3
Amy Sentis
G3
Ankit Sharma
MS2
Forrest Shooster
MS1
Jorna Sojati
G2
Justin Sui
G2
Sean Sweat
MS2
Rahilla Tarfa, PhD
MS4
Joshua Tashman, PhD
MS3
Roger Tieu
G4
Christine Tin
G1
Rabira Tusi
MS1
Paolo Vignali
G4
Maxwell Wang
G3
Hillary Wehry
G5
Eric Weiss
G2
Joshua Wesalo, PhD
MS3
Ryan Williamson, PhD
MS4
Kailyn Witonsky
G1
Anne Wondisford
G2
Kenta Yamamoto
MS1
Megan Yates
G3

Leadership Team

Mehret Birru-Talabi, MD, PhD
Co - Director
Blair Douglass, JD
Program Coordinator, PSTP
412-983-8788
JoAnne Flynn, PhD
Co - Director
Kathy Hansell-Prigg, MBA
Administrative Director, MSTP & PSTP
@KathyPrigg
Justin Markuss
Program Manager, MSTP
412-648-2104
Satdarshan Monga, MD
Co - Director
Russell Schwartz, PhD
Director - Carnegie Mellon University
Richard Steinman
Director - University of Pittsburgh

Alumni

Michael Chiang
Resident, Harvard Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Elliot Collins
Resident, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals (Research Track), Psychiatry
Patricia dela Cruz (Castillo)
Resident, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals (Research Track), Pediatrics
Colleen Judge-Golden
Resident, Duke University Medical Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Heejae Kang, MD, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellowship in the lab of Peter Lucas, MD, PhD
Jared Kopelman, MD, PhD
Maria Ly, MD, PhD
Aaron Sun, MD, PhD
Gary Yu, MD, PhD

Faculty

Jennifer Adibi
Assistant Professor
Susanne Ahmari
Assistant Professor
Elias Aizenman
Professor
Howard Aizenstein
Professor
Nduka Amankulor
Professor
Zandrea Ambrose
Associate Professor
Fabrisia Ambrosio
Associate Professor
Stephen Badylak
Professor
Ivet Bahar
Professor
Christopher Bakkenist
Professor
Carlton Bates
Professor
Aaron Batista
Professor
Hulya Bayir
Associate Professor
Michael Becich
Professor
Marlene Behrmann
Professor
Kara Bernstein
Associate Professor
Robert Binder
Professor
Jennifer Bomberger
Associate Professor
Lisa Borghesi
Associate Professor
Sonya Borrero
Professor
Miguel Brieno-Enriquez
Assistant Professor
Jeffrey Brodsky
Professor
Ronald Buckanovich
Professor
Timothy Burns
Professor
Carlos Camacho
Associate Professor
Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis
Associate Professor
Janet Catov
Jane Cauley
Stephen Chan
Professor
Yuan Chang
Professor
Gretchen Chapman
Professor
Claire Cheetham, PhD
Assistant Professor, Neurobiology
Charleen Chu
Professor
Lan Coffman
Assistant Peofessor
Marlene Cohen
Assistant Professor
Keith Cook
Professor
David Creswell
Associate Professor
Tracy Cui
Professor
Leonardo DAiuto
Research Assistant Professor
Donald DeFranco
Professor
Alex Deiters
Professor
Greg Delgoffe
Professor
Neal DeLuca
Associate Professor
Terry Dermody
Professor
Berthony Deslouches
Assistant Professor
Julie Donohue
Professor
Andrew Duncan
Associate Professor
James Faeder
Associate Porfessor
Adam Feinberg
Professor
Fabio Ferrarelli
Associate Professor
Robert Ferris
Professor
Julie Fiez
Professor
Toren Finkel
Professor
JoAnne Flynn, PhD
Co - Director
Erick Forno
Assistant Professor
Shou-Jiang Gao
Professor
Arjuman Ghazi
Associate Professor
Avniel Ghuman
Associate Professor
Aryn Gittis
Associate Professor
Mark Gladwin
Professor
Michael Gold, PhD
Professor of Neurobiology
Anthony Grace
Professor
Angela Gronenborn
Professor
Jeff Gross
Professor
Timothy Hand
Assistant Professor
Graham Hatfull
Professor
N. Luisa Hiller
Professor
Andrew Hinck
Professor
Lori Holt
Professor
Neil Hukriede
Professor
Kabirul Islam
Assistant Professor
Max Joffe
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Julia Kainertorfer
Associate Professor
Karl Kandler
Professor
Lawrence Kane
Professor
Daniel Kaplan
Professor
Hong Kim
Professor
412-624-9673
Hong Kim
Professor
412-624-9673
Hong Kim
Professor
412-624-9673
Thomas Kleyman
Professor
Corrine Kliment
Assistant Professor
Melanie Königshoff, MD, PhD, ATSF, FERS
Professor of Medicine and the Associate Chief of Research within the Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine Division
Bernhard Kuhn
Associate Professor
Fadi Lakkis
Professor
Janet Lee
Professsor
Adrian Lee
Professor
David Lewis
Professor
Philana Lin
Associate Professor
Steven Little
Professor
Cecilia Lo
Professor
Binfeng Lu
Associate Professor
Peter Lucas
Professor
Beatriz Luna
Professor
Aman Mahajan
Professor
J Patrick Mayo
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
412-647-2313
Linda McAllister-Lucas
Professor
Colleen McClung
Professor
Diana Metes
Professor
Iva Miljkovic, MD, PhD, FAHA
Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Tom Mitchell
Professor
Pam Moalli
Satdarshan Monga, MD
Co - Director
Patrick Moore
Professor
Michael Morowitz
Associate Professor
Alison Morris
Professor
Sandra Murray
Professor
Matthew Neal
Associate Professor
Kari Nejak-Bowen
Professor
Anne Newman
Professor
Roddy O'Sullivan
Associate Professor
Steffi Oesterreich
Professor
Kyle Orwig
Professor
Quasar Padiath
Associate Professor
Patrick Pagano
Professor
Ashok Panigrahy
Professor
Marta Pecina
Assistant Professor
Andreas Pfenning
Assistant Professor
Mary Phillips
Professor
Stacey Rizzo
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
412-648-9636
piervincenzo rizzo
Professor
412-624-9575
Mark Roberts
Professor
Beth Roman, PhD
Associate Professor, Human Genetics
Caterina Rosano
Professor
Sarah Ross
Associate Professor
Maria Rubio
Associate Professor
Lindsay Sabik
Associate Professor
Silvia Saccardo
Assistant Professor
Ulka Sachdev-Ost
Associate Professor
Srivatsun Sadagopan
Assistant Professor
Yoel Sadovsky
Professor
Russell Schwartz, PhD
Director - Carnegie Mellon University
Rebecca Seal
Associate Professor
Yi Shi
Assistant Professor
Mark Shlomchik
Professor
Matthew Smith
Associate Professor
Thomas Smithgall
Professor
Gwendolyn Sowa
Professor
Anthony St. Leger
Assistant Professor
Richard Steinman
Director - University of Pittsburgh
Adam Straub
Associate Professor
Stacey Sukoff Rizzo
Assistant Professor
Robert Sweet
Professor
Galen Switzer
Professor
Siva Tavakoli
Assistant Professor
Jesus Tejero-Bravo
Associate Professor
Amantha Thathiah
Assistant Professor
Angus Thomson
Professor
Gelsey Torres-Oviedo
Associate Professor
Dennis Trumble
Associate Professor
Michael Tsang
Professor
Robert Turner
Professor
Heth Turnquist
Associate Professor
Bennett Van Houten
Professor
johnathon vande geest
Professor and Director of PhD Admissions
412-624-6496
Alberto Vazquez
Professor
Tim Verstynen
Associate Professor
Dario Vignali
Flordeliza Villanueva
Professor
Shyam Visweswaran
Associate Professor
Gerard Vockley
Professor
William Wagner
Professor
Jing Hong Wang, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
412-864-7728
Zhou Wang, PhD
Professor and Director of Urological Research
Stacy Wendell, PhD
Assistant Professor
Sally Wenzel
Professor
John Williams
Professor
Zongqi Xia, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Jianhua Xing
Associate Professor
Cecelia Yates
Associate Professor
Eric Yttri
Assistant Professor
Jian Yu
Professor
Hassane Zarour
Professor
Huaiying Zhang
Assistant Professor
Yongxin (Leon) Zhao
Assistant Professor
Bokai Zhu
Assistant Professor