Where are our former Graduate Students?

Graduating Year Name Current Position
1983
Thomas Markello Genetics Researcher, NIH
Jeffrey Milbrandt Chairman, Department of Genetics at Washington University in St. Louis
1984
Carol Horgan Current Position Unknown
Steen Pedersen Associate Professor, Biochemistry at Baylor College of Medicine
1985
Roger Bertholf Director, Clinical Chemistry at Houston Methodist
Laura Kochevar Current Position Unknown
Martin Montoya Project Manager, Molecular Science Research Building at University of Puerto Rico
Robert Shelton, Jr. Physician in General Surgery at Umass Memorial, Leominster, MA
1986
Richard Hresko Current Position Unknown
Martin Straume Current Position Unknown
1987
Guy Nichols Pathologist, Pathology Laboratories West, Knoxville, TN
1988
Jeffrey Edberg Professor of Medicine, Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology, Univ. of Alabama Birmingham
1989
Pamela Foreman Blue Ocean Pharma LLC
Deborah Winegar Vice President of Clinical Affairs, HemoSonics LLC
Jeffrey Jones Current Position Unknown
Glen Jones Current Position Unknown
1990
Elizabeth Bolen Current Position Unknown
Tzeng-Horng Leu Professor, Pharmacology at National Cheng Kung University
Chi Ma Current Position Unknown
William Wimley Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Tulane University
1991
John Reinhart Current Position Unknown
Scott Hall Current Position Unknown
Susan Sisk Owner and Principal Consultant, SFP Consulting
William Vorachek Faculty Research Associate, Veterinary Biomedical Sciences, Oregon State
1992
James Vaughn Consultant, Aptamer Technology at Nanomedica, Inc.
Patrick Anonick Medical Director and Cardiologist, Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute Northeast
Robert Sisk Program Security Incident Response Team at IBM
Paulo Almeida Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry at University of North Carolina Wilmington
Larry Mesner Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences at University of Virginia
Dewan Zeng Senior Director, Clinical Science, BeiGene
1993
Mark Geanacopoulos Writer and Editor, Food and Drug Administration
Julia Kibelbek Science Teacher, The Hillside School, Macungie, PA
Thomas Moll Current Position Unknown
1994
Stephanie Clerc Current Position Unknown
Kendall Crookston Professor of Pathology and Internal Med. and Director of Transfusion Med & Coag at Univ. of New Mexico
Craig Reist Assistant Director at Duke Clinical Research Institute
Christopher Penington General Practicioner, Family Medicine at Guardian Medical
Beni Wolf Senior Vice President, Clinical Development at Blueprint Medicines
1995
Donna Webb Associate Professor, Cell and Dev. Biology at Vanderbilt Univ. (deceased May 15, 2017)
1996
Xiaowei Jin Senior Consultant at Chinese Organization for Rare Disorders
Patrick Truman Science Teacher at Montgomery County Public Schools
Shijie Xu Current Position Unknown
1997
Todd Hembrough Chief Scientific Officer, Head of R&D at OncoPlex Diagnostics, Rockville, MD
Alissa Weaver Professor in Cell and Dev. Biology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Robert Kalejta Professor in Molecular Virology and Oncology at University of Wisconsin Madison
1998
Rohini Muthuswami Associate Professor in Life Sciences at Jawaharlal Nehru University
Chadler Pool Associate Field Director, MSL Rheumatology at Janssen Inc.
Shuntai Wang Director at Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
Tim Allison Scientist and Manager, Field Applications at Labcyte Inc.
1999
Ramesh Durvasula VP and Information Officer, Research Labs at  Eli Lilly and Company
Martha Gadd Scientist IV Project Manager at Janssen for Disease Interception Accelerator Program
Scott McCallum Director, NMR Core, Center for Biotechnology and Interdis. Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.
Carl Simon Biologist at National Institute of Standards & Technology, Biosystems and Biomaterials Div.
Todd Wood President and Professor of Biochemistry at Core Academy of Science
Diem Nguyen Global President at Americas, Pfizer Essential Health
Harold Goldston, Jr. Current Position Unknown
2000
Xiaomei Li Test Engineer at Northrop Grumman
Yujie Shan Unknown
Vanicha Vichai Research Scientist at National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Thailand
2001
Shelly Hooks Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator at University of Georgia
Michele Reinagel Current Position Unknown
Susanne Steggerda Scientist, Tumor and Immunology and Metabolism at Calithera Biosciences
2002
Jer-Yuan Hsu Principal Scientist at NGM Biopharmaceuticals
Ben Black Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Biophysics at University of Pennsylvania
Bekir Cinar Associate Professor, Ctr. for Cancer Research, Clark Atlanta University
Sudawadee Kongkhum (Suttitanamongkol) Assistant Professor in Dept. of Medical Technology at Thammasat University Bangkok
LeeAnn Bailey (Swanegan) Branch Chief, Integrated Networks Branch at National Cancer Institute, Ctr. To Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
2003
Russell Darst Computational Biologist at Cellecta, Inc., San Francisco, CA
Mingqian Huang Assistant Professor of Radiology at Stony Brook University Medical Center
Christian Loch Chief Executive and Science Officer at AVMBioMed, LLC
Steven Jacobs Director of Biophysics at Janssen Bio Therapeutics
2004
Aaron Mackey Director Data Sciences at Covance
Kerrington Molhoek (Ramsey) Manager, Site Intelligence and Strategic Development at PRA Health Sciences
Cyndi Barber Vice President of Regulatory, Medical, and Clinical Affairs at Perrigo Nutritionals, Inc.,
Justin Reese Managing Director, Vital Scientific, LLC
Mark McCleland Companion Diagnostics Project Leader at Genentech
Yen-Ju Chen Senior Scientist at Kymab Ltd. Taiwan
Sean Taverna Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences at John Hopkins University
2005
Michael Davis Technology Development Specialist at NHLBI Office of Technology Transfer and Development
Chris Gallo Intellectual Property Associate at Axinn, Veltrop, & Harkrider LLP
Jewel Daniel Visiting Assistant Professor at University of Maryland Baltimore
Jamie Hoberg Head of Licensing & External Innovation at Millipore Sigma
Chris Yellman Research Fellow at University of Texas
Adam Kennedy Director of Advance Technology at Baebies, Raleigh-Durham, NC
Joseph Mettenburg Neuroradiologist at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
2006
Sanja Arandjelovic Research Scientist in Microbiology at University of Virginia
Brandi Cantarel Assistant Professor in Bioinformatics at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Jeremy Daniel Scientific Officer at Novo Nordisk Foundation
Anne Errington (Allison) Professor of Biology at Piedmont Virginia Community College
John Flanagan Senior Software Engineer at FEI Company
Stacey Guillot (McMahon) Assistant Professor, Advanced Microscopy Facilty at University of Virginia
Michael Kagey Associate Director at Leap Therapeutics
Weijie Lan Senior Scientist at AbbVie, Redwood City, CA
Michael Torok Head of Operations, Clinical Pharmacology & Exploratory Development at Astellas Pharma
Emily Whipple Vice President, Business Development and Operations at Ampel BioSolutions, LLC
2007
Nima Afshar Unknown, NIH ORI Censure for Data Falsification while at UCSF
Claudia Low Director, Scientific Affairs at InVentiv Medical Communications
Daniel Smith Assistant Professor in Nutrition Services at University of Alabama Birmingham
Ashley Blair Unknown
Leonard Shank Assistant Professor of Biology at Louisiana College
Catherine Ramsey Senior Manager at Biogen
2008
Michael Emanuele Assistant Professor in Pharmacology at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Bob Hontz Research Microbiologist/Naval Officer for United States Navy
Josh Kelley Assistant Professor of Molecular and Biomedical Sciences at University of Maine
Greg Riddick Computational Biologist at Duke University, Raleigh-Durham, NC
Sara Rosasco Nitcher Principle Research Scientist at Battelle Memorial Institute
Ashley Snyder SVP Development at Cityblock Health
Rebekka Grubbs (Sprouse) Scientist in Chemistry at St. John Fisher College (deceased February 12, 2014)
Ying Wang Director in Biostatistics at Novartis
2009
Dan Lavelle Pediatrician at Albany Medical Center
Shannon Powers Medical Writer at MedErgy Health Group, Yardley, PA (deceased August 12, 2011)
Brice Keyes Scientist at 23 and Me
Anne Knowlton Scientific Editor at Cell Press/Elsevier
Lauren Dunn Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at University of Virginia
Jacqueline Schools (Merrill) Scientist I, Newborn Screening Scientist at Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services
Valerie Siclari Associate Medical Director at Avant Healthcare
Stephanie Miller Executive Director of Technology Transfer and Research Part Initiatives at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Staton Wade Manager/Bioanalytical Project Manager at BioAgilytix
2010
Steve Baker Research Scientist at US Department of Defense
Anthony Trace Resident Physician in Radiology at Eastern Virginia Medical School
Ankit Malhotra Computational Scientist at The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine
Clint Copeland Research Analyst at CNA Corporation
2011
Jie Lin Sr. Research Technologist at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
David Allison Lineberger Postdoc Fellow, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Emily Glidden Owner and Horsemanship Coach at The Feeling Rider
Kimberly Cannady (Wiggins) Research Development/Research Training and Outreach at Medical University of South Carolina
Shaun McCullough Prinicipal Investigator, NHEERL, at US Environmental Protection Agency
Andrea Matlock (DeSantis) Postdoc Scientist in Proteomic Signatures of Cadiovascular Regeneration at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Brad Zerlanko Senior Editorial Project Manager at Springer Healthcare
Pinar Atalay (Demirel) Assistant Professor at Maltepe University Medical School
2012
Tara Burke Director, Public Policy and Advocacy at Association for Molecular Pathology
Joseph Johnson Physical Therapy student at Virginia Commonwealth University
Melissa Carver (Wells) Translational R&D Senior Research Associate at Q2 Solutions
Jeff Gagan Assistant Professor of Pathology, Assoc. Medical Director of Clinical NGS Lab, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Chris Moehle Managing Director at The Robotics Hub
Dandan Sun Associate Director, US Oncology Pricing Strategy and Economics at Bristol-Myers Squibb
Eliza Majewska (Zylkiewicz) Program Manager, Preclinical and Clinical Development at Selvita
Ramya Viswanathan Scientist, Medical/Scientific Writer at Alexander BioDiscoveries
2013
Dan Matson Resident in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at University of Wisconsin
Erdem Sendinc Research Fellow in Pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard University
Sutirtha Datta Senior Clinical Research Associate at Memorial Sloan kettering Cancer Center
Jaime Miller Hematology and Oncology Fellow at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Adam Mueller Resident Physician in Radiation Oncology at University of Colorado Denver
Glen Bjerke Postdoc Associate in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at University of Colorado Boulder
Vikram Misra Independent Postdoc Researcher Columbia, MD
Kunal Poorey Senior Member of R&D Technical Staff at Sandia National Labs
Joe Tomlinson Bioinformatics Scientist, Janssen Pharmaceutical Co. of Johnson & Johnson-Kelly OCG
Jake Wamsley Scientific Client Support Specialist at Promega Corp.
2014
Kaity Allen Postdoc Fellow at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Meghan Barnhart-Dailey Postdoc Researcher, Timlin Lab at Sandia National Labs, New Mexico
Chelsi Snow Research Scientist, Analyst, Technical Writer, and Project Manager at Battelle
Madison Stellfox Medical Student, New York Medical College
Dan Harmon Postdoc Fellow in Endocrinology at University of Pittsburgh
Mike Lindberg Student at Georgetown University School of Medicine
2015
Greg Faust Independent Consultant, Boston, MA
Maggie Wierman Clinical Research Assistant at Nor Consult LLC
2016
Anoush Anderson Scientist, Department of Defense, Charlottesville, VA
Christine Lehman Research Associate at University of Virginia
Isaac Nardi Postdoc Fellow at City of Hope
Jackie Yang Research Associate, Mazhar Adli Lab at University of Virginia
Sheena Clift Clinical Research Coordinator, Div. of Gynecologic Oncology at University of Virginia
Szymon Szymura Postdoc Researcher in Oncology and Cancer Biology at University of Chicago
Jason True Assistant Teaching Professor in Biology at Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Steven Griffith Medical Science Liaison, Janssen Pharmaceutical Co. of Johnson & Johnson
Brian Capaldo Laboratory of Genitourinary Cancer Pathogenesis, National Cancer Institute
2017
Siripong Tongjai Lecturer at Chiang Mai University Thailand
Jackie D’Innocenzi MSTP student at UVA
Magda Cichewicz Postdoctoral Scholar at University of California, Davis
2018
Becky Wilson Postdoc at Duke University
Liz Hoffman Postdoc in Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Univ. of Virginia
Bruno Takao Real Karia Current Position Unknown
Annie Carlton MSTP student at UVA
Ewelina Zasadzinska Postdoc at Northwestern University