Principal Investigator

Herbert Geller
Herbert M. Geller, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator

Team Members

Haruna Nagase
Haruna Nagase B.S.
Visiting Fellow
Hiro Katagiri
Hiro Katagiri Ph.D.
Staff Scientist
Caitlin Mencio
Caitlin Mencio Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Sharada Tilve
Sharada Tilve Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Alumni

Sanya Springfield, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Sanya Springfield, Ph.D.
is currently a
Director
at Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD.
Roseann Ventimiglia
Graduate Fellow,
-
Roseann Ventimiglia
is currently a
medical communications professional
at an independent communications firm in CT.
Jeremy P. Grierson, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Instructor,
-
Jeremy P. Grierson, Ph.D.
is currently a
Project Manager, Clinical Writing
at Servier, Paris, France.
Douglas S. F. Ling, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Douglas S. F. Ling, Ph.D.
is currently a
Associate Professor
at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.
Robert E. Petroski,, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Robert E. Petroski,, Ph.D.
is currently a
Scientific Liaison
at Neuroservices Alliance, San Diego, CA..
Kevin D. Phelan, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Kevin D. Phelan, Ph.D.
is currently a
Professor
at University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences.
Vanya Quiñones, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Vanya Quiñones, Ph.D.
is currently a
Provost
at Pace University.
Smi Choi-Kwon, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Smi Choi-Kwon, Ph.D.
is currently a
Dean
at College of Nursing, Seoul National University, Korea.
Michael Saporito, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Michael Saporito, Ph.D.
is currently a
Principal
at Shaw's Bridge Advisors LLC.
Maria Marone, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Maria Marone, Ph.D.
is currently a
Italian Teacher and Translator
at Leiden, Provincie Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.
G. Stanley Okoye, M.D., Ph.D.
Fellow,
-
G. Stanley Okoye, M.D., Ph.D.
is currently a
Medical Director
at St. Jude Eye Clinic & Skin Care, Brandon, FL.
Nicholas DiProspero, M.D., Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Nicholas DiProspero, M.D., Ph.D.
is currently a
Senior Director, Translational Medicine
at Johnson & Johnson, Raritan, NJ.
Erick J. Morris, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow, Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Erick J. Morris, Ph.D.
is currently a
Lab Head
at Novartis Oncology Translational Research, Boston, MA.
Elizabeth M. Powell, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow, Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Elizabeth M. Powell, Ph.D.
is currently a
Program Director
at National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Rockville, MD.
John C. Dreixler, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
John C. Dreixler, Ph.D.
is currently a
Research Associate, Department of Anesthesia & Critical Care
at University of Chicago.
Mary Lynn Mercado, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Mary Lynn Mercado, Ph.D.
is currently a
US Group Head Regulatory Medical Writing, Pharma
at Novartis Pharmaceuticals.
Alex Romero, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Alex Romero, Ph.D.
is currently a
Digital Health Innovation Specialist
at Bayer Consumer Health Warren, NJ.
Stephane Gross, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Stephane Gross, Ph.D.
is currently a
Lecturer in Cellular Biology, School of Life and Health Sciences
at Aston University Birmingham B4 7ET UK.
Hang Wang, M. D., Ph.D.
Research Fellow,
-
Hang Wang, M. D., Ph.D.
is currently a
Psychiatrist
at Adventist Behavioral Health, Rockville, MD.
Meredith Wagner
Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow,
-
Meredith Wagner
is currently a
Pediatric Anesthesiologist
at Pediatric Anesthesiologist, Wyckoff, NJ.
Keri Vartanian
Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow,
-
Keri Vartanian
is currently a
Research Scientist
at The Center for Outcomes Research and Education, Providence Health and Services.
Tracy Laabs, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Tracy Laabs, Ph.D.
is currently a
Assistant Director
at Wyss Center for Bio and Neuro-engineering, Geneva, Switzerland.
Cerise Elliott, Ph.D.
Technology Transfer Fellow,
-
Cerise Elliott, Ph.D.
is currently a
Program Director
at National Institute on Aging.
Thomas McCann
Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow,
-
Thomas McCann
is currently a
Radiologist
at Coastal Imaging, LLC, Toms River, NJ.
Thu-Trang Thach
Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow,
-
Thu-Trang Thach
is currently a
Research Study Assistant
at Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston, MA.
Terri-Ann Natalie Kelly, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Terri-Ann Natalie Kelly, Ph.D.
is currently a
Tissue Engineer
at EpiBone, Inc.
Lizzie Santiago, Ph.D.
IRTA Fellow,
-
Lizzie Santiago, Ph.D.
is currently a
Assistant Professor
at West Virginia University School of Engineering..
Michael E. Zavaski
Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow,
-
Michael E. Zavaski
is currently a
Urological Physician
at Pioneer Valley Urology.
David Figge
Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow,
-
David Figge
is currently a
MSTP Student
at University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Elisa Gutierrez
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Elisa Gutierrez
is currently a
Family Medicine Physician
at University of New Mexico.
Abigail Mabe Goosie, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral IRTA Fellow,
-
Abigail Mabe Goosie, Ph.D.
is currently a
Associate Professor of Biology
at Walters State Community College, TN.
Jae-Hyuk (John) Yi, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Jae-Hyuk (John) Yi, Ph.D.
is currently a
Technical Consultant and BD Manager
at MedClaris, Seoul, Korea.
Claire Liepmann
Postbaccalaureate Fellow,
-
Claire Liepmann
is currently a
Pediatrics PGY-3
at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI.
Radislav Junka
Postbaccalaureate Fellow,
-
Radislav Junka
is currently a
Graduate Student
at Princeton University.
Joshua Bangayan
Postbaccalaureate Fellow,
-
Joshua Bangayan
is currently a
Graduate Student
at UCLA.
Misha Smirnov
Graduate Student,
-
Misha Smirnov
is currently a
Postdoctoral Fellow
at Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience.
Panpan Yu, Ph.D.
Visiting Research Fellow,
-
Panpan Yu, Ph.D.
is currently a
Associate Professor
at Guangdong–Hongkong–Macau Institute of CNS Regeneration, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China.
Ashlea Morgan
Postbaccalaureate Fellow,
-
Ashlea Morgan
is currently a
Graduate Student
at Columbia University.
Naijil George, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
-
Naijil George, Ph.D.
is currently a
Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology
at St. Joseph's College, Irinjalakuda, India.
Sayuri Higashi
Visiting Graduate Fellow,
-
Sayuri Higashi
is currently a
Graduate Student
at Gifu University.
Craig Pearson, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Craig Pearson, Ph.D.
is currently a
Medical Student
at Washington University.
Chinyere Agbaebu Iweka, Ph.D.
Graduate Fellow,
-
Chinyere Agbaebu Iweka, Ph.D.
is currently a
Postdoctoral Fellow
at Stanford University.