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Program Alumni

2020

  • Name:
    Jessica Cunningham, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    M.D. in progress
  • Name:
    Russell Hardesty, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at Albany Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, NY.
  • Name:
    Dominic Quintana, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Continuing his research at West Virginia University

2019

  • Name:
    J.Z. Cavendish, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    M.D. in progress
  • Name:
    Tiffany Petrisko, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post Doctoral Scholar at The University of California, Irvine
  • Name:
    Ashley Russell, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
  • Name:
    Anton Sobinov, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post Doctoral Scholar at the University of Chicago
  • Name:
    Paula Webster, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, West Virginia University

2018

  • Name:
    Paul Holcomb, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at The University of Pittsburgh

2017

  • Name:
    Christopher Bauer, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at the University of Kentucky
  • Name:
    Abigail Myers, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, Harvard University
  • Name:
    Erienne Olesh, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    West Virginia University Health Sciences Innovation Center
  • Name:
    Helen Rodgers, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at East Carolina University

2016

  • Name:
    Sylwia Brooks, Ph.D.
  • Name:
    Brandon Lucke-Wold, M.D., Ph.D. (M.D., 2018)
    Additional Information:
    Neurosurgery resident and co-founder of SwifTAG Systems

2015

  • Name:
    Danielle Doll, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Medical Science Liaison at The Medical Affairs Company
  • Name:
    Lindsay Lueptow, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Name:
    Ashley Petrone, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Instructor at West Virginia University
  • Name:
    Jiahong Sun, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at UT Southwest

2014

  • Name:
    Jimena Gonzalez-Joekes, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Relocated to Argentina
  • Name:
    Rolf Hansen, III, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Medical Science Liaison at Teva Pharmaceuticals
  • Name:
    Lindsay Michalovicz, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

2013

  • Name:
    William Talkington, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Junior Developer at Health Hearing
  • Name:
    Ryan Turner, M.D., Ph.D. (M.D., 2015)
    Additional Information:
    Neurosurgery resident at West Virginia University

2012

  • Name:
    Doug Kolson, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow and research staff at West Virginia University
  • Name:
    Cristy Ku, M.D., Ph.D. (M.D., 2015)
    Additional Information:
    Resident at the University of Buffalo
  • Name:
    Rachel Leon, M.D., Ph.D. (M.D., 2013)
    Additional Information:
    Neonatology fellow at Indiana University
  • Name:
    Amy Prostko, Ph.D.

2011

  • Name:
    Jeffery Christiansen, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Science Communicator at LION
  • Name:
    Richard Felix II, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Post-doctoral fellow at Washington State University, Vancouver

2010

  • Name:
    Deya Darwish, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    No longer working in science

2009

  • Name:
    Jillian Hardee, Ph.D.
    Additional Information:
    Research Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan

2007

  • Name:
    Vincent DiNapoli, M.D., Ph.D. (M.D., 2008)
    Additional Information:
    Neurosurgeon at Mayfield Clinic, Cincinnati, OH
  • Name:
    Yunyong Ma, Ph.D.
  • Name:
    Carl Shrader, M.D., Ph.D. (M.D., 2010)
    Additional Information:
    Physician at WVU Family Medicine