Pathology Graduate Students

 

Ekow Ambaah  Ekow Ambaah
eambaah@bu.edu
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Razie Amraei   Razie Amraei
ramraei@bu.edu
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Ellie Bruns Ellie Bruns
Brunse@bu.edu
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Nicole Derosia  Nicole Derosia
nderosia@bu.edu
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Catherine King cell4
cgking@bu.edu
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Masters Candidate

 

 

 

 

Sarah Langlois  Sarah Langlois
slang@bu.edu
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Zachary Stewart  Zachary Stewart
zstewart@bu.edu
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Joseph Tashjian  cell5
jytash@bu.edu
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Yibing “Michelle” Wei Michelle Wei
ybwei@bu.edu
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Rawan TahboubRawan pic
rtahboub@bu.edu 
(Nader Rahimi Lab)                

2nd Year Masters Candidate

Subha SinghSubhaSingh
 ssingh1@bu.edu

(Deborah Anderson Lab)

2nd Year Masters Candidate

Ahmad Al MoujahedAhmad
ahmad1@bu.edu
Dr. Demetrious Vavvas (MGH)
3rd Year PhD Candidate 
Greg HallGregHallPic3
grhall@bu.edu
(Kurosawa Lab)
3rd Year PhD Candidate
Keith KellerKeithKeller.FullSizeRender
khkeller@bu.edu
(Joel Henderson Lab)
Graduated May 2017; Keith’s thesis was “The Effects of Mechanical Strain on Adhesion in Myh9-ablated Podocytes”
Keith is gainfully employed at Brigham & Womens Hospital in Boston
Maya Kimmaya kim3
mayakim@bu.edu
(Bachschmid Lab)
2nd Year Masters Student
Denis KyabagguDenis S Kyabaggu
kyabaggu@bu.edu
(Gummuluru Lab)
Graduated May 2017; Denis’s thesis was“HIV-TB Coinfection: Exploring HIV-2 Restriction in Macrophages by Interferon-Induced Effectors GBP5 and SP110”Denis, a Fogherty Scholar, returned to his home in Uganda to pursue a PhD Degree
Carolina Lyon de Ana
clyon23@bu.edu CarolinaLyondeAna..IMG_9601
(Winandy Lab)
Graduated May 2017Carolina will be entering BU’s PiBS PhD Program in September
Morgan ThompsonMorgan Thompson
mpt@bu.edu
(Kurosawa Lab)
Graduated May 2017
Morgan is employed at Boston Medical Center working on several research projects
Max Vaickus
mvaickus@bu.edu Max.Vaickus.IMG_0847
(Remick Lab)
Graduated May 2017; his thesis was MICROARRAY ANALYSIS OF MOUSE LUNG EXAMINING THE AUGMENTED PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA CLEARANCE FOLLOWING MILD TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY”Max is currently at Boston Medical Center working on several research projects

Stephanie AdamsAdams.Stephanie

ladams@bu.edu

Delalle Lab

Stephanie Defended her thesis  “NEURONAL PHENOTYPES IN HUMAN HIPPOCAMPUS AND NEOCORTEX IN LATE-ONSET ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE: PROTEIN EXPRESSION OF NOVEL GENES IMPLICATED IN PATHOGENESIS” on May 1, 2017. Stephanie has returned to OD School

 

Lois Bayigga, MABayigga2.lois bayigga
Anderson Lab
Graduated, May 2016: Lois returned to Uganda to pursue a PhD Program. In August Lois awarded the MUII Wellcome Trust Scholarship. The program is Makerere University, Uganda’s Infection and Immunity program (MUII). It is funded by Wellcome Trust of the U.K. and offers a 3 year PhD scholarship which is affiliated with BUSM
Evan Catudal, MACatudal.Evan.20140902_213924
Kurosawa Lab
Graduated, May 2016: Evan is currently employed at the Boston Heart Diagnostics in Framingham, MA as a Medical Technologist. He is working on validating new clinical diagnostic assays for predicting cardiovascular disease risk. Evan is also enrolled as a part-time student in the M.S. in Clinical Investigation program at BUSM beginning in the Fall
Junbo ChenCHen.Junbo2014.DSCF8451
Joel Henderson Lab
4th Year Masters Student
Ruoyu Tian, MATian.Ruoyu
Herb Cohen Lab
Graduated, May 2016: Ruoyu moved on to the Georgia Institute of Technology into the PhD Biology Program
Bernard “BJ” VarianVarian2014.zebra3
Remick Lab
Graduated September 2016
Yuri KimKim.Yuri.2014.317562_10100714369020563_1484835124_n (2)
Quinton Lab
5th Year PhD Student
Timothy NormanTim Norman Photo (2)
Fine Lab
5th Year PhD Student
Terry Hsieh, PhDTerry[2013]
Remick Lab
Defended his thesis “Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Augments the Innate Immune Response Through Neurokinin and Cholinergic Signaling in May 2016; then Terry headed back to medical school.
Melody Lun, PhDMelody Lun_RC_2014
Maria Lehtinen (Children’s Hospital)
Defended her thesis Coordination of Cell Intrinsic and Extrinsic Signals in Development of the Mammalian Brain” in April 2016; then Melody headed back to medical school.
Elizabeth MosesEmoses_RC_2014
Spira Lab
Liz Defended her thesis “Characterizing the Airway Epithelium following Chemical Exposure: Molecular Alterations and their Potential Utility in the Treatment of Lung Disease” on March 21, 2017. Liz is currently completing a Post-Doc in the Spira Lab
Nisma MujahidNismaMujahar.photo (16)
Dr. David Fisher (MGH)
Nisma Defended her thesis “The LKB1-SIK Pathway: Dysregulation in Melanomagenesis and Regulated Use in Skin Cancer Prevention” on May 1, 2017. Nisma has now returned to BU’s Medical School.
Mark Wojnarowiczmwojnarowicz
Lee Goldstein Lab
6th Year PhD Student
Jess Allen RitterJess Allen_RC_2014
Genco Lab (BU/Tufts)
Jess Defended her Thesis “Induction of Human Macrophage Cell Deathby Neisseria gonorrhoeae” on March 10, 2017
Mostafa Belghasem, PhDmostafa
 Joel Henderson Lab
Defended his thesis “Pathological and Molecular Profiling in Hypertension-Induced Glomerular Injury” in July 2015; Dr. Belghasem is currently a Pathology Faculty Member at BUSM.
Caitlin MillerCaitlin Miller_RC_2014
Gummuluru Lab
Caitlin Defended her thesis “Role of viral protein R in infection of human dendritic cells by primate lentiviruses” on May 9, 2017
Jacquelyn (Sikora) Hansen, PhDSikora.Jacjuelyn.ASBMB10a (2)
Connors Lab
Defended her thesis “Transthyretin gene regulation in wild-type transthyretin amyloidosis” on November 21st, 2016. She is currently seeking a postdoc position.
Jason Sutin, PhDSutin Jason_RC_2014
 Maria Franceshini Lab (MGH)
Defended his thesis “Development of a Novel Diffuse Correlation Spectroscopy Platform for Neuromonitoring Cerebal Blood Flow and Oxygen Metabolism: From Novel Concepts and Devices to Preclinical Live Animal Studies” on September 12, 2016. Jason is currently employed at Childrens Hospital, Boston
Parul Agnihotri, PhDParul-Agnihotri
Winandy Lab
Defended her thesis “The Role of Ikaros in Foxo1-Driven Gene Expression in CD4 T Cells” in April 2016; Parul
is currently seeking a postdoc position in academia or industry.
Nicole (Stauffer) Smith, PhDNicole-Stauffer
Mizgerd Lab
Defended her thesis “Respiratory Infections with Pneumococci Establish Multi-pronged Heterotypic Protection Against Pneumonia” in April 2016; Nicole is currently seeking a postdoc position in academia or industry.
Martin Steinbuck, PhDmartin steinbuck cropped2
Winandy Lab
Defended his thesis, “NOVEL T-CELL RECEPTOR MEDIATED MECHANISMS OF NOTCH ACTIVATION AND SIGNALINGin July 2016; Martin is a Scientist at Vedantra Pharmaceuticals, Inc, in Cambridge, MA.
Atsushi Ebata, PhDAebata
 Wolozin Lab
Defended his thesis “Development of TDP-43 Granule Inhibitors as Potential Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis/Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration Therapies” in November 2015; Atsushi is currently seeking a postdoc position in academia or industry.