Postdoc Fellows, Visiting Scholars, or Research Faculty

Postdoc Fellows, Visiting Scholars, or Research Faculty
Sakurako Tashiro, PhD (1997 – 1998) – Professor, Tokyo University of Pharmacy & Life Sciences, Japan 
Robert Ashton, MD/PhD (1998 – 1999) – Medical Resident, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY
Christophe Dhalluin, PhD (1998 – 2000) – Scientist, Hoffman La Roche, Basel, Switzerland
Yan He, PhD (1999 – 2001) – Research Scientist, Novartis, NJ
Zhiyong Wang, PhD (2002 — 2003) – Professor, University of Science & Technology of China
Gaurav Chaturvedi, PhD (1999 – 2002) – Assistant Professor, University of Kansas
Xueqi Wang, PhD (2003 – 2006) – Associate Professor, The 2nd Medical University, Shanghai, PRC
Alexander Koch, PhD (2000 – 2003) – Instructor, McGill University, Canada
Amjad Farooq, PhD (1998 – 2004) – Professor, University of Miami, FL
Marta Murcia, PhD (2003 – 2004) – Scientist at New York Academy of Sciences
Miklos Kuti, PhD (1999 – 2004) – Scientist, University of Hungary 
Sachchidanand, D.Phil (2002 – 2007) – Assistant Professor, Institute of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, India
Yoel Rodriguez, PhD (2012 – 2008) – Professor, CCNY
Burcu Anil, PhD (2006 – 2008) – Postdoctoral Fellow, Oxford University, UK
Jagat Borah, PhD (2006 – 2008) – Scientist, Pharmaceutical Company in India 
Suvo Chakravarty, PhD (2006 – 2009) – Assistant Professor, South Dakota State University
Johnny Kao, MD (2008 – 2010) – Assistant Professor, Dept of Radiation Oncology, MSSM
Shiraz Mujtaba, PhD (1999 – 2009) – Professor, CCNY
Geqing Chai, PhD (2007 – 2010) – Scientist, Arizona, USA
Chengmin Qian, PhD (2002 – 2010) – Associate Professor, Hong Kong University, HK, PRC                            
Kyoko Yap Kelly, PhD (2004 – 2011) – Medical Writer, FDA, Washington, DC
Hua Wei, PhD (2008 – 2011) – Research Scientist, Biotech, Princeton, NJ
Balendu Avvaru, PhD (2011) – Research Scientist, Paris, France
Shuai Yang, PhD (2010 – 2012) – Scientist, GenScript, Nanjing, China
Jiaojie Li, PhD (2009 – 2013) – Professor, Korea University (EWHA), Seoul, Korea 
Guillermo Gerona-Navarro, PhD (2007-2013) – Assistant Professor, CUNY, New York, NY
Nicolas Babault, PhD (2012 − 2014) – Postdoctoral fellow at ISMMS.
Mark Luna-Vargas, PhD (2012 − 2015) – Postdoctoral fellow at ISMMS.
Anbalagan Jaganathan, PhD (2013 − 2014) – Postdoctoral fellow at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories.
Sabina Benko, PhD (2011 − 2015) – Faculty, University Paris Descartes, Paris, France.
Quangtao Zhang, PhD (2009 – 2015) – Scientist, Food Company, Washington, DC. 
Alexander Plotnikov, PhD (2008 – 2016) – Research Associate Professor, Yale University
Adam S. Vineck, PhD (2009 – 2016) – Scientist, ISMMS
Jamel Meslamani, PhD (2012 − 2017) – Investigator, GSK
Li Zhao, PhD (2017) – Scientist, Jilin University, Changchun, China
Chunyan Ren, PhD (2015 – 2018) – Postdoctoral Fellow, Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Lei Zeng, PhD (1997 – 2018) – Professor, Jilin University, PRC
Tusyoshi Konuma, PhD (2014 – 2018) – Assistant Professor, Yokohama City University
Yuan Hu, PhD (2017 – 2019) – Scientist, ISMMS
Graduate Students, Summer or Visiting Students
Karishma Manzur, PhD (1999 – 2004) – Postdoctoral Fellow, Univ. of California – Berkeley, CA
Kelley Yan, MD/PhD (1999 – 2004)Assistant Professor, Columbia University Medical School
Abhas Gupta, MS (2005 – 2007) – MD student at MSSM (MSTP student)
Kenneth Eichenbaum, MD (2006 – 2009) – Medical Fellow, Stanford University School of Medicine
Zachary Charlop-Powers, PhD (2006 – 2011) – Postdoc Fellow, Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Chunyan Ren, PhD (2011 – 2015) – Postdoc Fellow at Harvard Medical School
Antonio Frasca (2010 – 2016) – Postdoc Fellow at University of Pennsylvania 
Steve Smith (2012 – 2017) – Associate Consultant, Defined Health
Rajal Sharma (2011 – 2019) – Medical Residency Program, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Philipp Selenko (2000) PhD student at EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany
Björn Schwer (2001) MD student at Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany
Hannah Steinert (2008) PhD student at University of Frankfurt am Main
Joe Mericer (2011 – 2012) CUNY Student

Edward Han (1999) Williams College, Williams, MA 
Oleg Broytman (2000) SUNY at Binghamton, NY
Isaac Ashkenazi (2001) Cooper Union, New York, NY 
Linda To (2001) Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Iman Hassan (2005) Stuyvesant High School of New York City 
Lucia Liu (2007) New York University, NY
John Tsao (2007 – 2008) Cooper Union, New York, NY
Ram Narayan (2009) Phillips Academy, Andover, MA
Kayla Hager (2010) SURP Student, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA
Cassie Wang (2013) Great Neck High School, New York
Erica Carrasquillo (2014 Summer, St. Joseph’s College)
Hali Long (2014 – 2015, City College, City University of New York)
Roy Chen (2015 Summer, New York University School of Engineering
Abdul Mustafa (2015 Summer, All Hallows High School, Bronx, NY)
Jessica Jody Furtado (2016 Summer, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA)
Destyn Harding (2016 Summer, Mount Saint Michael Academy, Bronx, NY) 
Byul Kang (2016-2017), Columbia University, New York, NY
Joe Konno (2017 Summer), Greenwich High School, Greenwich, CT
Kishan Ramrattan (2018, Summer Intern), St. Raymond’s High School for Boys, Bronx, NY
Research Coordinators
Benson Li (1997) Scientist at Schering-Plough Corp, NJ 
Olga Plotnikova (1997 – 2002) Scientist, Tularik, Inc., CA
Phoy Liang (2001) MD Student at Long Island College Hospital, NY
Ken Chen (2001 – 2003) Research Coordinator, MSSM
Sherry Yan (2001 – 2006) PhD student, MSSM
Ernest Barthelemy (2007) PREP/URM student at MSSM; MD Student
Antonio Frasca (2008 – 2010) SCBMD student at MSSM
Michaela Muller (2000 – 2011) Senior Research Coordinator, ISC/ETI
Keita Morohashi (2009 – 2011) Research Coordinator, ISC/ETI
Natasha Moshkina (2005 – 2012) PhD student at MSSM 
Jennifer Joshua (2009 – 2013) MD Student
Fletcher Perri (2013 – 2014) Computer Scientist, Zotos International, Darien, CT
Tong Shen (2012 – 2015) Clinical trial manager, Tisch Cancer Inst. at ISMMS
Jiachi (Thomas) Zhou, BS (2013 – 2016) PhD student at Boston University
Anju Batra (2017 – 2018, Volunteer) Kurukshertra University, India
Alanneh Lejeune, B.S. (2017 – 2019) PhD student at New York University School of Medicine
Syed Islam (2018-2019) SUNY at Stony Brook, NY