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Adams, David (1993/2000)
Current Position(s):
Principal Investigator, National Human Genome Research Initiative
NIH, Bethesda MD

Education:
PhD Mentor: Olson, MaynardDepartment: Molecular Biotechnology
Dissertation Title: "The Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor As a Model for Studying Candidate-Locus Linkage Disequilibrium and Allelic Association"

MD, University of Washington
BS, Molecular Biology, University of Washington
BA, English, Whitworth College


Afanasiev (Kochan), Olga (2007/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Dermatology
Stanford Univ Progs, Stanford CA

Scholar
Stanford Society of Physician Scholars, Palo Alto CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Paul NghiemDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: Merkel cell polyomavirus-specific T cell responses, immune evasion mechanisms & immune therapy in Merkel cell carcinoma

BA, Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley


Aggarwal, Sunil (2002/2010)
Current Position(s):
Affiliate Assistant Professor
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Mayer, JonathanDepartment: Geography
Dissertation Title: "The Medical Geography of Cannabinoid Botanicals in Washington State: Access, Delivery, and Distress"

MD, University of Washington
BA, BS, Philosophy, Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley


Alcid, Eric (2008/2017)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Psychiatry
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Toshio TsukiyamaDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: "The Regulation and Evolution of long, noncoding RNA transcription"

BS, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz


Alexander, Kenneth (1982/1989)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Pediatrics & Chief, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of Chicago, Chicago IL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Storm, DanielDepartment: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: "Characterization of the Interaction Between Cal- Modulin and Neuromodulin."

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Washington State University


Arnett, Andrea (2004/2013)
Current Position(s):
Radiation Oncologist
Private Practice, Apple Valley MN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Jeff ChamberlainDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Transduction and tropism of rAAV6: Implications for gene therapy of neuromuscular disorders

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, California State University, Long Beach


Awoniyi, Muyiwa (2005/2013)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Gastroenterology
UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Kelly SmithDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Optimizing adjuvant systems to induce protective immunity to major pathogens against which protection is provided by Th1 or a combination of Th1 and Th17 CD4 T cells

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Beloit College


Baca, Arthur (1994/2002)
Current Position(s):
Lab Director
Berkeley Heartlab, Inc., Alameda CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hol, W.Department: Biological Structure and Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: CRYSTAL STRUCTURE OF DIHYDROPTEROATE SYNTHASE FROM MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS

MD, University of Washington School of Medicine
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of New Mexico


Baeten, Jared (1995/2003)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Allergy & Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Global Health
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Vice Chair, Global Health
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Kreiss, JoanDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: HIV SHREDDING IN WOMEN: TRIAL OF VITAMIN A

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biochemistry, Washington University in St. Louis
BA, Religious Studies, Washington University in St. Louis


Barnett, Heather (2008/2017)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Phys Medicine and Rehab
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Adrienne FairhallDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: Neuronal and network-based mechanisms of spontaneous synchronous activity in the developing mouse cortex

BS, Chemistry, Rice University
BA, Cognitive Science, Rice University


Barsh, Gregory (1977/1984)
Current Position(s):
Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Pediatrics and Genetics
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Mark C. Smith Investigator
Hudson Alpha Institute for Biotechnology, Huntsville AL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Byers, PeterDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF NORMAL AND ABNORMAL HUMAN ALPHA 1 (I) COLLAGEN GENES

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of California-Irvine


Baxter, Sarah (2006/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pediatrics
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Andrew ScharenbergDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Engineering homing endonuclease chimeras for genome engineering applications

Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, BA, Yale University


Beals, Chan (1983/1990)
Current Position(s):
Head, Clinical Pharmacology
Merck, Boston, MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Perlmutter, RogerDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: MOLECULAR GENETIC ANALYSIS OF HUMAN GI SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION PROTEINS: POTENTIAL REGULATORS OF LYMPHOCYTE ACTIVATION

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemistry, MIT


Beaulieu, Christopher (1982/1989)
Current Position(s):
Chief of Musculoskeletal Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford CA

Professor, Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Clark, JohnDepartment: Biological Structure
Dissertation Title: NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE STUDIES OF LENS TRANSPARENCY

MD, University of Washington School of Medicine
BS, Chemistry, University of Washington


Beier, David (1977/1985)
Current Position(s):
Director of the Center for Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle Washington

Education:
PhD Mentor: Young, EltonDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: IDENTIFICATION OF DNA SEQUENCES REQUIRED FOR REGULATION OF THE ADH GENES OF S. CEREVISIAE

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Harvard University


Bender, Michael (1982/1990)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director
Odessa Brown Comprehensive Sickle Cell Clinic, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Gelinas, RichardDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: VIRUS MEDIATED GENE THERAPY FOR HUMAN BETA-THALAS- SEMIA AND SICKLE CELL DISEASE

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biology, University of California, San Diego


Berg, Russell (2007/2016)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Lalita RamakrishnanDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Immunity to Tuberculosis: SNAPc1 and the Importance of Taking Out the Trash

BA, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Wesleyan University


Bergstrom, Donald (1994/2003)
Current Position(s):
Chief Medical Officer
Mersana Therapeutics, Cambridge MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tapscott, StephenDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: WHAT MAKES A MUSCLE? SPECIFICATION AND DIFFERENTIATION IN SKELETAL MYOGENESIS.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biophysics, English, Johns Hopkins University


Bernstein, Bradley (1992/1999)
Current Position(s):
Affiliated Faculty
Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Cambridge MA

Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology
Harvard University, Cambridge MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hol, W.Department: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC INVESTIGATIONS OF PHOSPHOGYLCERATE KINASE FROM THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF SLEEPING SICKNESS.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Physics, Yale University


Beutler, Lisa (2004/2013)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Fellow
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Richard PalmiterDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: The Role of NMDA Receptors throughout the Dopamine System in Mediating Drug Addiction and Learning

MD, University of Washington
BS, Genetics, University of California, Davis


Blattman (Nowbar-Nekahi), Negin (2000/2007)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Infectious Diseases
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Corey, LawrenceDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: The role of NFkB in Human Herpes Virus 8 replication

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington


Blish, Catherine (1993/2001)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Fink, PamDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: MODULATION OF T CELL FUNCTION AND T CELL RECEPTOR REPERTOIRE DURING PERIPHERAL TOLERANCE INDUCTION

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, University of California, Davis


Bluemn, Eric (2005/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Vascular Surgery
University of Massachusetts, Worcester MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Pete Nelson, M.D.Department: MCB/FHCRC
Dissertation Title: Bypassing androgen pathway dependence in advanced prostate cancer.

BS, Biology, University of Minnesota, Duluth


Bodoia, Rodger (1979/1985)
Current Position(s):

Olympia Eye Clinic, Olympia WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Detwiler, PeterDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: POWER SPECTRAL CHARACTERIZATION OF THE LIGHT- SENSITIVE CHANNEL OF RETINAL RODS FROM PATH CLAMP RECORDINGS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Mathematics, University of Washington


Bonham, Michael (1996/2006)
Current Position(s):
Lab Director/Pathologist
Norcal Urology Medical Group, Oakland CA

Clinical Pathology Director/Head of Urologic Pathology
Genomic Health, Redwood City CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Nelson, PeterDepartment: Molecular Biotech
Dissertation Title: Identification of tumor cell growth inhibitory compounds within the herbal extract PC-SPES

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Syracuse University


Bowdle, Andrew (1974/1980)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Levy, R.Department: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: FACTORS AFFECTING THE CLEARANCE OF THE ANTI- CONVULSANTS, PHENYTOIN AND VALPROIC ACID

MD, University of Washington School of Medicine
BS, Biology, University of California, Davis


Brown, Elizabeth (1999/2008)
Current Position(s):
Emergency Medicine Physician
Providence Health at North Sound Emergency Medicine, Everett WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Wald, AnnaDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: Consequences of genital Herpes Simplex Virus infection among vulnerable populations

BA, Biochemistry, Rice University


Buelow, Benjamin (2002/2011)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pathology
University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Scharenberg, AndrewDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: ADP-ribose: a novel oxidative stress second messenger in lymphocytes

MD, University of Washington
BA, Classics, Grinnell College


Burmer, Glenna (1978/1983)
Current Position(s):
Affiliate Assist. Professor, Dept.Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Executive Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer
LifeSpan BioSciences, Inc., Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: George Martin/Tom NorwoodDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: IN VITRO CELLULAR SENESCENCE: AN INVESTIGATION OF THE MECHANISM OF CELL CYCLE ARREST IN HUMAN DIPLOID CELLS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of Washington


Canfield, William (1976/1982)
Current Position(s):
Chairman and Director
Bio Manufacturing Holdings,

Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City OK

Senior Vice President
Genzyme Pharmaceuticals,

President, Nova Venture Services
,

Education:
PhD Mentor: Davie, EarlDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: THE PROTEOLYTIC ACTIVATION AND INACTIVATION OF BOVINE COAGULATION FACTOR


Carlson, Cheryl (1994/2004)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Assistant Professor, Hematology/Oncology
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Lieber, AndreDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: CREATING FUNCTIONAL GENOMIC REARRANGEMENTS IN FIRST-GENERATION ADENOVIRAL VECTORS VIA HOMOLOGOUS RECOMBINATION

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Oregon State University


Certain, Laura (2001/2009)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Fellow
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, Somerville MA

Physician
Massachusetts General Hospital,, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Sibley, CarolDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Genetic profiling of drug resistance in Plasmodium falciparum

BA, Chemistry, Princeton University


Cheng, Edward (2006/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Fernando SantanaDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: The role of coupled gating of L-type calcium channels in arrhythmogenesis in Timothy syndrome (LQT8)

B.S., Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis
AA, Pasadena City College
, East Los Angeles College


Cheng, Heather (1998/2007)
Current Position(s):
Director
SCCA Prostate Cancer Genetics Clinic, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Overbaugh, JulieDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Envelope and Receptor Determinants for Infection by an Immunodeficiency-Associated Feline Leukemia Virus

MD, University of Washington
BA, Molecular Biology, Princeton University


Cheng, Laurence (1996/2004)
Current Position(s):
Medical Director
Amgen, San Francisco CA

Volunteer Clinical Faculty
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Greenberg, PhilDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: IL-2 IN THE GENERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF CD8+ T CELL RESPONESES TO ANTIGEN.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Molecular and Cellular Biology, UC Berkeley


Chessler, Steven (1986/1994)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Div. of Endocrinology & Metabolism
University of California-San Diego, San Diego CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Byers, PeterDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: FOLDING AND INTERACTION WITH ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM-RESIDENT PROTEINS OF MUTANT TYPE I PROCOLLAGEN MOLECULES

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemical Sciences, Harvard University


Cheung, Clement (1993/2001)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Adjunc Professor, Pediatrics
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Steiner, RobertDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: FAT AND SEX: LEPTIN'S INTERACTION WITH THE NEUROENDOCRINE REPRODUCTIVE AXIS.

BS, University of Oregon


Cheung, Ronald (1995/2006)
Current Position(s):
Acting Instructor, Dept. of Pediatrics - Hematology/Oncology
U. of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Fausto, NelsonDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Contrasting tumorigenic growth interactions of apoptosis-deficient MYC alleles with TGF-alpha

BS, Biology, Biochemistry, University of Washington


Chisholm, Karen (2001/2009)
Current Position(s):
Anatomic Pathologist
Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle WA

Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: King, Mary-ClaireDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Genetic backgrounds susceptible to genomic deletio ns: Alu-mediated mutations of BRCA1 as a model

MD, University of Washington
BA, Molecular Biology, Pomona College


Choe, Juno (1996/2005)
Current Position(s):
Radiation Oncologist
Tri-Cities Cancer Center, Kennewick WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Van Den Engh, GerDepartment: MBT
Dissertation Title: GENOMIC ANALYSIS BY SINGLE CELL FLOW SORTING

MD, University of Washington
BS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT


Chou, Cassie (2005/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pediatrics
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Phil GreenbergDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Immune tolerance mechanisms induced by normal & diseased prostate microenvironment

BA, Molecular and Cell Biology - Immunology, University of California, Berkeley


Choy, Elizabeth (1978/1984)
Current Position(s):
Ophthalmologist
The Polyclinic, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Daling, JanetDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: VASECTOMY AND CORONARY HEART DISEASE

MD, University of Washington
MPH, UCLA
BA, Human Biology, Stanford University


Cimino, Patrick (2004/2011)
Current Position(s):
Acting Assistant Professor
University of Washington, Pathology, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Montine, TomDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: Targeting Innate Immunity in Alzheimer's Disease

BS, Biochemistry & Neurobiology, University of Washington


Clark, Richard (1972/1977)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Consulting Professor, Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC

Associate Consulting Professor, Dept. of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC

Senior Director, Metabolic Therapeutic Area, Clinical Pharmacology and Disc
Metabolic CEDD, GlaxoSmithKline Research and Development, Durham NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Roosen-Runge, E.Department: Biological Structure
Dissertation Title: ULTRASTRUCTURAL STUDIES ON THE RAT TESTIS; ORGANIZATION OF THE INTERSTITIAL TISSUES AND EFFECT OF HEAT ON THE SEMINIFEROUS EPITHELIUM.

MD, University of Washington
MA, Zoology, Duke University
BS, Biology, Occidental College


Coley, Nicholas (2004/2013)
Current Position(s):
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Resident, Dept of Pathology and Lab Medicine
UC Davis , Sacramento CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Dave RaibleDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: The role of atoh 1a and sox2/sox3 during zebrafish posterior lateral line development and regeneration

MD, University of Washington
BS, Genetics, University of California, Davis


Collie, Angela (1999/2008)
Current Position(s):
Pathologist
AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis IN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Stayton, PatDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: The Macrophage Response to Biomaterial Topography: Gene Expression, Integrin Signaling, and Surface Adhesions

BH, Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University


Combs, C. Andrew (1976/1984)
Current Position(s):
Perinatologist & Associate Director for Research
Obstetrix Medical Group, San Jose CA

Amniocentesis Practitioner, Early Amniocentesis Practitioner, Consultative
California Genetic Disease Branch, CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Smith, OrvilleDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: BEHAVIORAL MODULATION OF BARORECEPTOR RFELEX CONTROL OF RENAL BLOOD FLOW.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biological Sciences, Stanford University


Cook, Daniel (1971/1977)
Current Position(s):
Research Professor, Physiology & Biophysics
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Adjunct Research Professor, Biological Structures
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Crill, WayneDepartment: Physiology and Biophysics
Dissertation Title: PANCREATIC BETA CELL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

MD, University of Washington
MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington
BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan


Cooper, Laura (2016/0000)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Department:
Dissertation Title:

, Veterinary Sciences, University of Cambridge
B.A., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Global Health and Health Policy (Minor), Princeton University


Cornea, Anda (2003/2012)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Anesthesiology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Russell, DavidDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Chromosomal Position Effects on Adeno-Associated Virus (AAV) - Mediated Gene Targeting

BS, Chemistry, Duke University
None, English Literature, Oxford University (Pembroke College)
None, None, Portland Community College


Cousin, Sydney (1996/2006)
Current Position(s):
Hospitalist
Southlake Clinic, Renton WA

Hospitalist
Southlake Clinic, Renton WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Roberts, MarilynDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Macrolide resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae

BS, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore


Cox, David (1971/1975)
Current Position(s):
Chief Scientific Officer
Perlegen Sciences, Inc., Mountain View CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Gartler, StanleyDepartment: Genetics
Dissertation Title: A STUDY OF THE MECHANISM OF PYROXIDINE RESPONSIVENESSS IN HOMOCYSTINURIA.

MD, University of Washington
MMS, Medical Science, Brown University
AB, Biology, Brown University


Coy, David (1992/2000)
Current Position(s):
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Radiology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Radiologist, Dept. of Radiology
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Howard, JonathonDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: BIOPHYSICS AND CELL BIOLOGY OF THE MOTOR PROTEIN KINESIN.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemistry, Pacific Lutheran University
BA, Biology, Pacific Lutheran University


Crouch, Erika (1972/1979)
Current Position(s):
Professor of Pathology & Immunology
Washington University, St. Louis MO

Attending Pathologist
Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis MO

Education:
PhD Mentor: Bornstein, PaulDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: THE SYNTHESIS AND SECRETION OF CONNECTIVE TISSUE PROTEINS BY AMNIOTIC FLUID CELLS IN CULTURE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Washington State University


Daifuku, Richard (1974/1983)
Current Position(s):
Partner
Phase 1two3, Mercer Island WA

Partner
Covalence Capital Management, Chicago IL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Stamm, WalterDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: E. COLI ADHERENCE TO UROEPITHELIAL CELLS.

MD, University of Washington
MS, Environmental Health Science, Harvard School of Public Health
BA, Biology, Boston University


Datar, Sanjeev (1992/2001)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Fellow, Pediatrics
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Edgar, BruceDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: DEVELOPMENTAL REGULATION OF GROWTH AND CELL CYCLE PROGRESSION IN DROSOPHILA MELANOGASTER: A LARVAL GROWTH ARREST SCREEN, AND MOLECULAR AND GENETIC ANALYSIS OF THE CYCLIN D/CDK4 COMPLEX

MD, University of Washington
BS, Molecular Physics and Biochemistry, Yale University


De, Smita (2001/2010)
Current Position(s):
Postdoctoral VISE Fellow
Vanderbilt Institute in Surgery and Engineering, Nashville TN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hannaford, BlakeDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: The grasper-tissue interface in minimally invasive surgery: stress and acute indicators of injury

BS, Biomedical/Electrical Engineering, Duke University


Deftos, Michael (1993/2003)
Current Position(s):
Physician
Private Practice, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Bevan, MichaelDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: NOTCH SIGNALING IN T CELL DEVELOPMENT

BA, Molecular Biology, UC San Diego


Dirac (Ashworth), Maegan (2003/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Family Medicine
Swedish Medical Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Jerry CangelosiDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: Environmental risk-factors for Mycobacterium avium complex lung disease in HIV-negative adults

None, None, UCLA
BA, Spanish, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington
, Pacific Lutheran University


Dorer, Russell (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Staff Pathologist, Chief of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hartwell, LelandDepartment: Genetics
Dissertation Title: SACCHAROMYCES CEREVISIAE CELLS EXECUTE A DEFAULT PATHWAY TO SELECT A MATE IN THE ABSENCE OF PHEROMONE GRADIENTS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, UCLA


Dossett, Michelle (1999/2008)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Dept. of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston MA

Researcher and Staff Physician
Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, MA General Hospital, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Greenberg, PhilDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Generation and Expression of High Affinity, Tumor Antigen-Specific Mouse and Human T Cell Receptors to Genetically Modify CD8+ T Cells for Adoptive Immunotherapy of Cancer

BS, Cellular Biology, University of Washington


Dublin, Sascha (1993/2001)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Investigator, Center for Health Studies
Group Health, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Weiss, NoelDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: RISK OF EPITHELIAL OVARIAN CANCER IN RELATION TO USE OF BENZODIAZEPINES, ANTIDEPRESSANTS, AND OTHER MEDICATIONS ACTING ON THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM

MD, University of Washington
AB, Renaissance Studies, Brown University


Eggerman, Thomas (1975/1983)
Current Position(s):
NIH Clinical Staff, Molecular Disease Branch
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH, Bethesda MD

Director, Clinical Islet Transplantation Program, Division of Diabetes, End
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda MD

Education:
PhD Mentor: Robertson, PaulDepartment: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: PLATELET PROSTAGLANDINS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemistry and Mathematics, University of Washington


Emerson (Nutt), Samuel (2003/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Neurological Surgery
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Horner, PhilDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior Grad Program/Neurol Surgery Dept.
Dissertation Title: HiPSC-derived Neural Stem/Progenitor Cells in Chronic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury

BS, Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California


Erickson, Jay (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Staff Neurologist, Medical Corps, US Army
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma WA

Director of Research, Neurology Service
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma WA

Director of Stroke Center
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma WA

Quality Improvement Officer, Neurology Service
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma WA

Clinical Neurology Instructor, Neurology Residency Training Program
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma WA

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Washington DC

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director, Neurology Residency Training Program
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Palmiter, RichardDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: ANALYSIS OF APPETITE AND BODY WEIGHT REGULATION IN NEUROPEPTIDE Y KNOCKOUT MICE

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biology, John Hopkins University


Eskenazi, Daniel (2005/2013)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Psychiatry/Levy Neuroscience Postdoctoral Fellowship
Columbia University, New York NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: John NeumaierDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: From Actions to Habits in Rats: Striatal Circuitry & Serotonin 5-HT6 Receptors

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology: Animal Physiology and Neuroscience, University of California, San Diego


Feig, Daniel (1987/1995)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Pediatrics & Director, Nephrology
University of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham AL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, LawrenceDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: MECHANISMS OF REACTIVE OXYGEN SPECIES INDUCED MUTAGENESIS

MS, Clinical Investigation, Baylor College of Medicine
MD, University of Washington
BS, Molecular Biology, Princeton University


Fink, Susan (1999/2009)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor
Laboratory Medicine, U. of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Cookson, BradDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: "Pyroptosis: Caspase-1-Dependent Programmed Proinflammatory Cell Death"

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of Hawaii, Manoa


Fowler, Carla (2002/2011)
Current Position(s):
Managing Director
THAXA Inc., Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Greenberg, PhilDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: "Cell-Intrinsic Regulation of CD8 T Cell Responsiveness by the Tyrosine Phosphatase SHP-1

BA, Human Biology, Brown University


Gaggar, Anuj (1999/2006)
Current Position(s):
Director Clinical Research
Gilead Sciences, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Lieber, AndreDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: Characterization of adenovirus serotype 35 for gene therapy

BS, Chemistry, Stanford University


Gantz, Jay (2007/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Otolaryngology
Barnes-Jewish Hosp, St Louis MO

Education:
PhD Mentor: Mike LaflammeDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: Genetic Selection of Cardiomyocytes and Pacemaker Cells Derived From Human Embryonic Stem Cells

BS, Engineering, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
, Wellesley College
, Harvard University
, Ecole Polytechnique Federale


Garbern, Jessica (2003/2011)
Current Position(s):
Trainee
Harvard Catalyst, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Stayton, PatDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: The synthesis & characterization of pH- & temperature-responsive hydrogels to provide spatiotemporal control of angiogenic growth factor delivery to ischemic tissue

BSE, Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan


Garden, Gwenn (1987/1994)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Neurology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Bothwell, M. and Rubel, E.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: THE REGULATION OF RNA AND PROTEIN SYNTHESIS DURING NEURONAL DEATH

MD, University of Washington
BA, History, Northwestern University


Garfinkle, Andrew (1977/1984)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Striker, GaryDepartment: Biomedical Engineering
Dissertation Title: IMPROVEMENT OF SMALL DIAMETER VASCULAR GRAFT PERFORMANCE WITH GLOW DISCHARGE TREATMENT


Garton, Kyle (1997/2004)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Assistant Professor, Dermatology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Raines, ElaineDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: ADAM-MEDIATED ECTODOMAIN SHEDDING OF INFLAMMATORY CELL SURFACE PROTEINS

BA, Biochemistry, Carleton College


Gauthier, Verlene (Joyce) (1977/1984)
Current Position(s):
Rheumatoligst
Valley Medical Center, Renton WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Mannik, M.Department: Microbiology/Immunology
Dissertation Title: THE ROLE OF ANTIBODY AND ANTIGEN CHARGE IN THE DEPOSITION OF PREFORMED IMMUNE COMPLEXES IN RENAL GLOMERULI


Geng, Linda (2006/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
Stanford Univ Progs, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Stephen TapscottDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Genomic instability

BS, BA, Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Psychology, Rice University


Gerber, Anthony (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Molecular Medicine Fellow
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Clinical Instructor, Pulmonary Division
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Assistant Professor
Medicine, National Jewish Health Denver, CO

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tapscott, StephenDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: MYOD INDUCES CHROMATIN REMODELING: IMPLICATIONS FOR LINEAGE DETERMINATION AND TUMOR FORMATION.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Mathematics, MIT


Glassberg, Andrea (1992/1999)
Current Position(s):
Director, Intensive Care
Kaiser Permanente, Fremont CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Jonson, AlbertDepartment: Bioethics
Dissertation Title: GENETIC TESTING FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO BREAST AND OVARIAN CANCER: A CASE STUDY OF CLINICAL DECISION-MAKING IN MEDICAL GENETICS.

BA, Yale University


Golob, Jonathan (2001/2011)
Current Position(s):
Infectious Disease Fellow
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Murry, ChuckDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: Mechanisms of Cell Fate Acquisition in the Differentiation of Pluripotent Stem Cells

BS, Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University


Greene, Charles (1987/1995)
Current Position(s):
Otolaryngologist
Jacksonville ENT Surgery, Jacksonville FL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Crill, WayneDepartment: Physiology and Biophysics
Dissertation Title: PROPERTIES AND ION MECHANISMS OF A METABOTROPIC GLUTAMATE RECEPTOR MEDIATED AFTER DEPOLARIZATION IN LAYER V NEOCORTICAL NEURONS


Greiling, Teri (2004/2011)
Current Position(s):
Research Fellow
Dermatology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven CT

Education:
PhD Mentor: Clark, JohnDepartment: Biostructure
Dissertation Title: "Development and Maturation of the Ocular Lens"

BS, Neurobiology, University of Washington
None, None, South Puget Sound Community College


Grier, Alexandra (2009/0000)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Andrew ScharenbergDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: "Genome engineering to expand applications of human T-cell immunotherapy"

BA, Biology, Williams


Guo, Haiwei (1997/2006)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Nuclear Medicine (Radiology)
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Clinical Assistant Professor
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, LarryDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: Random Mutations, Protein Mutability, and DNA Repair: Understanding protein tolerance to random amino acid change through directed evolution

BS, Biology, MIT


Gust, Juliane (2004/2012)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Child Neurology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tom RehDepartment: Biological Structure/Neurobiology & Behavior Program
Dissertation Title: On retinal development and regeneration, and the mechanisms that govern integration of transplanted photoreceptors into the host circuitry

BA, BS, Linguistics, Neurobiology, University of Washington


Haglund, Michael (1981/1987)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Dept. of Surgery & Neurobiology
Duke University, Durham NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Schwartzkroin, P.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: THE ROLES OF POTASSIUM REGULATION AND INHIBITORY POSTSYNAPTIC POTENTIALS IN SEIZURES AND SPREADING DEPRESSION

MD, University of Washington
BS, Pacific Lutheran University


Hamilton, Brian (1971/1976)
Current Position(s):
Senior Vice President, Clinical Operations
Ziopharm Oncology,

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hellstrom, K.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: STUDIES ON THE ANTI-DONOR IMMUNOLOGICAL POTENTIAL OF RATS OPERATIONALLY TOLERANT OF SKIN ALLOGRAFTS.

MD, University of Washington


Harrington, Whitney (2004/2012)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Infectious Disease
Dept. of Pediatrics, U. of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Patrick DuffyDepartment: Pathobiology
Dissertation Title: Unintended Consequences of Intermittent Preventive Treatment for Malaria in Pregnancy:

BA, Honor Neurobiology, Harvard University
None, None, Peninsula College
None, None, Duke University


Haselton (Hewitt), Dana (1980/1995)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Bassingthwaihte, JamesDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: CALCULATION OF THE ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL IN AN IDEALIZED MODEL OF TRANSCAPILLARY EXCHANGE


Haycox, Claire (1986/1993)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Dermatology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Dermatologist, President
Valley Dermatology, P.S., Inc, Sequim WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Ratner, BuddyDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: IN VITRO' EVALUATIONS OF PLATELET INTERACTIONS WITH BIOMATERIALS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Washington


Hernandez, Rafael (1999/2008)
Current Position(s):
Researcher, Infectious Disease
Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Moens, CeciliaDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Retinoic acid patterning of the vertebrate hindbrain

BA, Biology, Dartmouth College


Hiatt, Joseph (2007/2014)
Current Position(s):
Fellow
Fred Hutch Hematology-Oncology, U. of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Jay ShendureDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Molecular tagging to overcome limitations of massively parallel sequencing

BS, Chemical Engineering, Stanford University


Hill, John (1984/1994)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Morris, DavidDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: REGULATION OF TRANSLATION OF S-ADENOSYLMETHIONINE DECARBOXYLASE


Horwitz, Marshall (1983/1990)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Pathology & UW MSTP Director
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, L.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: PROMOTERS SELECTED FROM RANDOM DNA SEQUENCES AND THEIR REGULATION BY DNA SUPERHELIX-INDUCED CRUCIFORM EXTRUSION

MD, University of Washington
BA, Chemistry, Revelle College, University of California, San Diego


Hsu, Jessica (2005/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Plastic Surgery
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Dan GottschlingDepartment: MCB/FHCRC
Dissertation Title: Characterization of organelle morphology in replicatively aging yeast

BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington


Huang, Eugene (1995/2005)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Investigator
Therapeutics Clinical Research, San Diego CA

Associate Physician, Dermatology
University of California-San Diego, San Diego CA

Director of Teledermatology
VA Medical Center, San Diego CA

Chief Medical Officer
Skin Epibiotics, San Diego CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Bevan, MichaelDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: NOTCH SIGNALING DURING EARLY THYMOCYTE DEVELOPMENT

BA, Chemistry, Carleton College


Huq Saifee (Huq), Nabiha (2003/2013)
Current Position(s):
Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking Fellow
Bloodworks Northwest, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Zheng, NingDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Structural Study of a Ubc12-Cul3-Rbx1-Dcn1-Cand1 Complex: Insights into the Assembly, Regulation, and Dynamic Topology of Cullin-RING Ubiquitin Ligases

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemistry, Vanderbilt University
None, None, Washington University


Hwang, Dick (1997/2007)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Dept. of Pathology
Harvard University, Cambridge MA

Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Green, PhilDepartment: MBT
Dissertation Title: Bayesian Markov chain Monte Carlo phylogenetic analysis of mammalian evolution reveals varying substitution patterns along the sequence and across lineages

BS, Biology, Math Computer Science, Stanford University
AA, Biology, Simon's Rock of Bard College


Ibrahim, Sherrif (1996/2005)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Dermatology
University of Rochester, Rochester NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: Van Den Engh, GerDepartment: MBT
Dissertation Title: CHARACTERIZATION OF MURINE HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELLS THROUGH SURFACE PHENOTYPING AND DYE EFFLUX

BS, Chemical Engineering, MIT
, Long Island University


Itsara, Andy (2005/2013)
Current Position(s):
Hospitalist
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Evan EichlerDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Detection and Characterization of Human Copy-Number Variation

MD, University of Washington
BA, Chemistry, Mathematics, Harvard University
None, None, Modesto Junior College


Jaax, Kristen (1994/2003)
Current Position(s):
Independent Medical Device Consultant
KN Jaax Consulting, Valencia CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hannaford, BlakeDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: MECHATRONIC MODELING OF THE MAMMALIAN MUSCLE SPINDLE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University


James, Leonard (1993/2002)
Current Position(s):
Medical Oncology Fellowship
Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York NY

Senior Medical Director, "Xalkori"
Pfizer, New York NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: Eisenman, RobertDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: TARGET GENES OF THE DNA BINDING PROTEINS MYC AND MAD

MD, University of Washington
BS, Microbiology, Cornell University


James, Scott (2002/2011)
Current Position(s):
Fellow
Hematology/Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: Greenberg/PressDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Tumor cells with artificial (chimeric) T cell receptors (cTCR)

BS, Biochemistry, UCLA


Johnstone, Duncan (1992/2001)
Current Position(s):
Instructor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Thomas, J.Department: MCB
Dissertation Title: ION CHANNELS AND MUTANT NEMATODES

MD, University of Washington
BA, History and Science, Harvard University


Judge, Luke (2000/2008)
Current Position(s):
Postdoctoral Researcher
Gladstone Institutes, San Francisco CA

Assistant Professor
UCSF, Department of Pediatrics, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chamberlain, JeffDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Dissecting the signaling and mechanical functions of the dystrophin-glycoprotein complex in skeletal muscle

BA, Chemistry, Pomona College


Kern, Donald (1979/1990)
Current Position(s):
Head, Dermatology
The Polyclinic, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Greenberg, PhillipDepartment: Microbiology
Dissertation Title: AN IN VITRO INVESTIGATION OF MACROPHAGE-T CELL IN- TERACTIONS REQUIRED FOR IN VIVO DTH-RESPONSES

MD, University of Washington
MS, Immunology, University of Washington
BA, Natural Sciences, John Hopkins University


Kerner, James (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Hospital Staff Appointment
Emerson Hospital, Concord MA

Hospital Staff Appointment
New England Baptist Hospital, Boston MA

Hospital Staff Appointment
Long Beach Medical Center, Long Beach NY

Hospital Staff Appointment
South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside NY

Clinical Practice Affiliate
Island Dermatology, Long Beach NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: Perlmutter, RogerDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: THE SIGNIFICANCE OF BRUTON TYROSINE KINASE IN MULTIPLE STAGE OF B LYMPHOPOIESIS.

BS, Biology, Yale University
MD, University of Washington


Killen, Paul (1973/1980)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Pathology
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor MI

Director, Electron Microscopy Laboratory
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor MI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Striker, GaryDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: SYNTHESIS OF EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX CONSTITUENTS BY HUMAN GLOMERULAR CELL IN VITRO.


Kimbrough, Tyler (1995/2004)
Current Position(s):
Private Practice
Puget Sound: Ear Nose and Throat, Edmonds WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Miller, SamDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: CONTRIBUTION OF THE PRGHIJK OPERON TO THE ASSEMBLEY OF THE SPI1 TTSS OF SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM.

BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington


Klesert, Todd (1993/2001)
Current Position(s):
Acting Assistant Professor, Opthalmology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tapscott, S.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: THE DMAHP/SIX5 GENE IN MYOTONIC DYSTROPHY.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Alma College


Krumm, Niklas (2008/2017)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Evan EichlerDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Discovery and convergence of inherited mutations in autism spectrum disorder

BA, Neuroscience, John Hopkins University


Kumar, Akash (2008/2016)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Jay ShendureDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Mutational Heterogeneity in Cancer

BChemE, Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota


Kussick, Steven (1985/1994)
Current Position(s):
Vice President/Director
IMPRIS, Seattle WA

Clinical Affiliate Assistant Professor, Lab Med
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Associate Medical Director
PhenoPath Inc, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Cooper, JonathanDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: A BIOCHEMICAL AND GENETIC ANALYSIS OF 'DROSOPHILA SRC'

MD, University of Washington
M.Sc., Medical Statistics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
BS, Environmental Studies, Brown University


LaMacchia, John (2008/2017)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pathology
Brigham & Womens Hosp-MA, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Mark RothDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: toAdaptation and survival of the nemade Caenorhabdits elegans during anoxic-osmotic stress

BS, Biological Sciences (Biochemistry and Cellular and Molecular Biology), University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Lanciault, Christian (1998/2007)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland OR

Medical Director
Immunohistochemistry Lab at OHSU, Portland OR

Education:
PhD Mentor: Champoux, JamesDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: The effects of duplex RNA on reverse transcription and retroviral recombination

BS, Biochemistry, University of Rochester


Landis, Daniel (1994/2001)
Current Position(s):
Radiation Oncologist
Swedish Cancer Institute, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, LawrenceDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: HUMAN THYMIDYLATE SYNTHASE: ENGINEERING 5-FLUOROURIDINE RESISTANCE FOR BONE MARROW PROTECTION.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Physics, University of California, San Diego


Lauring, Adam (1994/2002)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Infectious Diseases
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Assistant Professor, Microbiology & Immunology
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Overbaugh, J.Department: Microbiology
Dissertation Title: PATHOGENIC MECHANISMS OF ONCOGENIC AND IMMUNOSUPPRESSIVE FELINE LEUKEMIA VIRUSES.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Yale University
BS, History of Science/Medicine, Yale University


Lee, Sandra (1990/2001)
Current Position(s):
Pediatrician
San Jose Medical Group, San Jose CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Klevit, RachelDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: NMR STUDIES OF CALMODULIN FROM S. CEREVISIAE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, University of California, Berkeley


Leidy, John (1973/1979)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Medicine
Marshall University, Huntington WV

Full-time Staff Physician
Huntington Veterans Administration Medical Center, Huntington WV

Research Coordinator
Huntington Veterans Administration Medical Center, Huntington WV

Education:
PhD Mentor: Koerker, D.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: EFFECT OF LYSOSOMAL PROTEASE INHIBITORS ON SKELETAL MUSCLE PROTEOLYSIS IN VITRO.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biophysics, Brown University


Levine, Fred (1979/1986)
Current Position(s):
Professor Emeritus, Pediatrics
University of California-San Diego, San Diego CA

Professor & Director, Sanford Children’s Health Research Center
Sanford Burhman Medical Research Institute, La Jolla CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Pious, D.Department: Genetics
Dissertation Title: GENETIC ANALYSIS OF HLA CLASS III MOLECULES

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Harvard University


Levine, Henry "Hank" (1974/1981)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Sarason, I.Department: Psychiatry
Dissertation Title: THE EFFECTS OF SOCIALLY SUPPORTIVE GROUPS ON THE PERFORMANCE AND WELL-BEING OF INCOMING FRESHMAN.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Human Biology, Stanford University


Liles, Conrad (1980/1987)
Current Position(s):
Affiliate Professor, Allergy & Infectious Diseases
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Senior Scientist
Toronto General Research Institute, Toronto Ontario

Senior Scientist
McLauglin-Rotman Centre for Global Health, McLaughlin Centre for Molecular, Toronto Ontario

Associate Chair of Research, Dept. of Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Nathanson, NDepartment: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: CELLULAR MECHANISMS INVOLVED IN THE REGULATION OF THE NEURONAL MUSACARINIC ACETYLCHOLINE RECEPTOR.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Chemistry, Williams College


Liu, Yusha "Katie" (2008/2016)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Plastic Surgery (Intergrated)
U Washington Affil. Hosp. , Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: John NeumaierDepartment: Neurobiology
Dissertation Title: 5-HT 1B Autorecptors: Molecular Mechanisms and Behavioral Implications

BS, Biology, Psychology (Neuroscience Concentration), Duke University


Loh, Ern (1998/2008)
Current Position(s):
Intern, Internal Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Physician
Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Sacramento CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, LarryDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Dissecting genetic and structural determinants of accurate DNA synthesis by DNA polymerase I

BS, Biology, Stanford University


Lord, James (1992/2001)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Gastroenterology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Greenberg, P.Department: Immunology
Dissertation Title: PROLIFERATIVE SIGNALING BY THE INTERLEUKIN-2 RECEPTOR.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Brown University


Lowe, Robert (1993/2004)
Current Position(s):
Pediatric Rheumatologist
Children's Specialty Center of Nevada, Las Vegas NV

Education:
PhD Mentor: Lernmark, AkeDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: AT-REPEAT POLYMORPHISMS OF THE HUMAN CTLA-4 GENE: ASSOCIATIONS WITH AUTOIMMUNE DIABETES AND ALLELE-SPECIFIC VARIATION OF EXPRESSION.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biology, University of Pennsylvania


Lundstrom, Brian (2002/2011)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Neurology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

EEG/Epilepsy Fellow
Mayo CLinic, Rochester MN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Fairhall, AdrienneDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: The response of single neurons to varying stimulus statistics"

BS, BA, Biophysics, Music, Walla Walla College


Lundy, Scott (2006/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Urology
Cleveland Clinic Fdn, Cleveland OH

Education:
PhD Mentor: Michael LaFlamme and Michael RegnierDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: Improving the Contractile Performance of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes for Cardiac Cell Therapy

BS, Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin


MacQuarrie, Kyle (2005/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pediatrics
Northwestern University, Chicago IL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Steve TapscottDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Investigating the Failure of Myogenesis in the Pediatric Tumor Rhabdomyosarcoma

BS, Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, Psychology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
None, None, University of Massachusetts, Boston


Mahoney, Sarah (2002/2012)
Current Position(s):
Faculty, Hospital Medicine
Seattle Children's Hospitol, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tapscott, SteveDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: DNA Methylation in Skeletal Muscle Development and Rhabdomyosarcoma

BS, Biology, Santa Clara University


Marks, Daniel (1988/1995)
Current Position(s):
Director, Genetic's Core
Center for the Study of Weight Regulation, Portland OR

Director, Sequencing Core
Oregon Health Research Council, Portland OR

Scientist, OHSU Center for the Study of Weight Regulation
OHSU, Portland OR

Professor, Pediatrics
OHSU, Portland OR

Education:
PhD Mentor: Steiner, R.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: REGULATION OF GALANIN GENE EXPRESSION IN GNRH NEURONS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of Oregon


Mates, Elisabeth (1989/1996)
Current Position(s):
Hospitalist, Internal Medicine
Wenatchee Vallely Medical Center, Wenatchee WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hlastala, M.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: ANALYSIS OF GAS EXCHANGE DURING PARTIAL LIQUID VENTILATION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE

MD, University of Washington
BS, Engineering, Michigan State University


Matthews, Randolph (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Physician, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition
The Children's Hopsital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

Education:
PhD Mentor: McKnight, S.Department: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: SECOND MESSENGER-MEDIATED KINASES AND THE CONTROL OF GENE EXPRESSION.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor


Mazurek, Mark (1995/2006)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Biology
Metropolitan State College of Denver , Denver CO

Education:
PhD Mentor: Shadlen, MarkDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: Influence of prior probability on decision-making in a motion discrimination task

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, California Institute of Technology


McCullough, Brendan (1999/2007)
Current Position(s):
Neuroradiologist
Radia Inc., P.S., Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tempel, BruceDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: The deafwaddler mouse as a model for human hearing loss

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Stanford University


McFarland, Bentson (1972/1979)
Current Position(s):
Professor of Psychiatry & Pharmacy
Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland OR

Adjunct Investigator
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland OR

Private Practice
Psychiatry, Portland OR

Associate Director of Research, Public Psychiatry Training Program
Dept. of Psychiatry, OHSU, Portland OR

Consultant Geropsychiatrist
Oregon State Hospital, Salem OR

Education:
PhD Mentor: Fisher, L.Department: Biomathematics
Dissertation Title: MISSING DATA PROBLEM IN BIOSTATISTICS.

M.Sc, Epidemiology, University of London
MD, University of Washington
MS, Biology, California Institute of Technology
BS, Biochemistry, Yale University


Mefford, Heather (1995/2003)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Trask, BarbaraDepartment: Genetics
Dissertation Title: EVOLUTION AND BIOLOGY OF A MULTICOPY, POLYMORPHIC SUBTELOMERIC REGION CONTAINING AN EXPRESSED PR GENE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemical Engineering, Washington University


Menza, Timothy (2001/2011)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Infectious Disease
Div. of Infectious Disease, UNC- Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Golden, MatthewDepartment: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: From etiology to effectiveness: approaches to HIV prevention among men who have sex with men

BS, Biology, Williams College


Miao, Edward (1994/2004)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Microbiology and Immunology
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Miller, SamDepartment: Microbiology
Dissertation Title: IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM EFFECTOR PROTEINS TRANSLOCATED BY THE SPI1 AND SPI2 TYPE III SECRETIONS SYSTEMS.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Microbiology, UC Davis


Miller, Daniel (1990/1996)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Miller, DustyDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: IDENTIFICATION OF A FAMILY OF PHOSPHATE TRANSPORTERS THAT SERVE AS RETROVIRUS RECEPTORS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Whitman College


Miller, Francis (1971/1981)
Current Position(s):
Clinical Associate, Anesthesiology
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Koerker, D.Department: Endocrinology
Dissertation Title: EFFECTS OF THYROTROPIN RELEASING HORMONE, THYROXINE, TRIIODOTHYRONINE ON IN VITRO SECRETION OF GROWTH HORMONE & THYROTRORPIN BY PITUITARIES.


Miller, Kai (2000/2011)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Neurological Surgery
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Marcel den NijsDepartment: Physics
Dissertation Title: Characteristic changes in electrocorticographic power spectra of the human brain

BS, Physics, Applied Mathematics, University of California, San Diego


Milligan, Caitlin (2009/2017)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pediatrics
Childrens Hospital-Boston-MA, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Overbaugh, JulieDepartment: Pathobiology
Dissertation Title: Humoral immune responses in HIV mother-to-child transmission and disease

BS, Biology, Duke University


Moen, Robert (1972/1979)
Current Position(s):
President, CEO, and Board Member
Copernicus Therapeutics, Inc., Cleveland OH

Education:
PhD Mentor: Palmiter, RichardDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: GENE EXPRESSION DURING PRIMARY STIMULATION OF THE CHICK OVIDUCT.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biochemistry, Harvard University


Moshiri, Ala (2000/2006)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Retina and Vitreous Surgery
Johns Hopkins, Baltimore MD

Assistant Professor Vitreoretinal Surgery and Uveitis
University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Reh, TomDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: Sonic Hedgehog in the Vertebrate Retina

BS, Chemistry, UC Berkeley
AA, World Order Studies, Landegg Academy


Mostad, Sara (1992/1999)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Infectious Diseases
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Attending Physician, Infectious Diseases
Harborview Medical Center, Seattle WA

Physician
Northwest Infectious Diseases Consultants, Bellingham WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Kreiss, J.Department: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: SHEDDING OF HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS TYPE I (HIV-1) IN THE FEMALE GENITAL TRACT

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biochemistry, Reed College


Muczynski, Kimberly (1976/1984)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Medicine-Nephrology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Attending nephrologist
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Striker, GaryDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: NONSPECIFIC PHOSPHOLIPID EXCHANGE PROTEINS: A TOOL IN MEMBRANE RESEARCH

MD, University of Washington
BA, Chemistry, Pacific Lutheran University
None, Green River Community College
, Creighton University


Muehlenbachs, Atis (1999/2008)
Current Position(s):
Pathologist
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Duffy, PatrickDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Maternal-fetal conflict during placental malaria: hypertension, trophoblast

BS, Biochemistry, Cellular Biology, UC San Diego


Murphy, Paul (2002/2010)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Radiology
University of California San Diego, San Diego CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Baker, DavidDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: "Alteration of Enzyme Specificity by Computational Loop Remodeling and Design"

BS, BA, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Rice University


Naydenov, Alipi (2008/2016)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Neurology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Nephi StellaDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title:

BS, Biology, Oglethorpe Univeristy
, University of West Georgia


Nepom, Gerald (1972/1978)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Immunology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Member and Scientific Director
Virginia Mason Research Center, Seattle WA

Associate, Immunology and Rheumatology
Virgina Mason Clinic, Seattle WA

Director
Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Davie, E.Department: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: SERUM BLOCKING FACTORS: PURIFICATION AND PROPERTIES.

MD, University of Washington
A.B., Biochemistry, Harvard University


Neumaier, John (1983/1990)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chavkin, C.Department: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: ENDOGENOUS OPIOID PEPTIDES AS NEUROTRANSMITTERS IN THE RAT HIPPOCAMPUS

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biology, Reed College


Newman, John (2000/2008)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor
UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Weiner, AlanDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: The progeroid Cockayne syndrome as a model for comparative genomic analysis of complex disease

BS, MS, Molecular Biophysics, Biochemistry, Yale University


Nguyen, Thien (1990/1999)
Current Position(s):
Acting Staff Physician, Neurology
John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore MD

Acting Staff Physician, Neurology
John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology
John Hopkins University, Baltimore MD

Education:
PhD Mentor: Pedro VerdugoDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: DYNAMICS OF CYTOSOLIC AND COMPARTMENTALIZED Ca2+ DURING SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION

MD, University of Washington
BSE, Bioengineering, University of Washington


Northrop, Jennifer (1987/1997)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Postdoctoral Fellow
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Education:
PhD Mentor: Kimelman, D.Department: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: THE REGULATION OF XCAD-3 BY THE FGF AND BMP-4 SIGNALING PATHWAYS IN XENOPUS LEAVIS

MD, University of Washington
MA, Russian Literature, Bryn Mawr College
BA, Biology, Haverford College


Novak, Erik (1997/2003)
Current Position(s):
Private Practice
Proliance Orthopedics Associates, Renton WA

Post-doctoral Physician and Researcher
VA Center of Excellence for Limb Loss Prevention and Prosthetic Engineering, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Lernmark, AkeDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: TRACKING ANTIGEN-SPECIFIC IMMUNE RESPONSES IN HUMAN INFECTION AND DISEASE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of Washington
BA, Swedish, University of Washington


O'Hear, Carol (2001/2006)
Current Position(s):
Associate Medical Director
Genentech, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Foote, JeffDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Antibody Buffering: A Novel Mechanism of Drug Delivery

BA, Chemistry, Washington University


Oakley, John (1994/2001)
Current Position(s):
Acting Assistant Professor, Neurology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director, Clinical Neurophysiology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Crill, W.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: THE ROLE OF CA2+-SPIKES IN NEOCORTICALPYRAMIDAL CELL DENDRITES: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE TRANSDUCTION OF DENDRITIC CURRENT INTO SPIKE OUTPUT.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Pacific Lutheran University


Ornitz, David (1981/1988)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biology and Pharmacology
Washington University, St. Louis MO

Alumni Endowed Professor of Molecular and Biology
Washington University, St. Louis MO

Interim Head, Dept. of Molecular Biology and Pharmacology
Washington University, St. Louis MO

Education:
PhD Mentor: Palmiter, R.Department: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: CHARACTERIZATION OF A REGULATORY ELEMENT FOR PAN- CREATIC ACINAR CELL-SPECIFIC GENE EXPRESSION AND ITS USE FOR THE DIRECTED ONCOGENESIS OF THE MOUSE PANCREAS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, University of California, Davis


Orozco, Johnnie (1997/2006)
Current Position(s):
Physician Scientist
Fred Hutchinson Cencer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Galloway, Denise/PathologyDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: "Characterizing the Humoral Immune Response to Human Papillomavirus type

MD, University of Washington
BS, Chemical Engineering, UCLA


Osborn, Tristan (1996/2007)
Current Position(s):
Physician
Northwest Hospital, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Davie, EarlDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: A role for vitamin-K dependent proteins in ubiquitination and signal transduction

BS, Biochemistry, Mathematics, University of Washington


Owens, James (1989/1998)
Current Position(s):
Developemental Brain Disorders Research Post-doctoral Fellow
Cain Foundation Laboratories, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Director, Core Neurology Clerkship
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Education:
PhD Mentor: Schwartzkroin, P.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: EFFECTS OF NORMOTHERMIC AND HYPERTHERMIC HYPOXIA ON THE IMMATURE RAT HIPPOCAMPUS: AN ACUTE MODULATORY ROLE OF EICOSANOIDS

MD, University of Washington
BA, Psychology, Whitworth College


Paddock, Marcia (2004/2012)
Current Position(s):
Fellow in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: Andrew ScharenbergDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: On identifying regulatory elements for targeting of somatic hypermutation to the IgL locus

BA, Biology, Truman State University
None, Biology, Mary Baldwin College


Page, Stephanie (1991/1999)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Medicine, Div. of Metabolism, Nutrition, Endocrinology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Pullen, AnnDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: SIGNALING AND LINEAGE RELATIONSHIPS DURING INTRAEPITHELIAL LYMPHOCYTE DEVELOPMENT

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biological Sciences, Stanford University


Paige, Sharon (2005/2013)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pediatrics
Stanford University, Palo Alto CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chuck MurryDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: Signaling Pathways and Chromatin Dynamics Regulate Cardiac Differentiation From Human Embryonic Stem Cells

MD, University of Washington
BS, BA, Cell and Developmental Biology, Political Science, University of Rochester
None, None, Monroe Community College


Palanca-Wessels, M. Corinna (1992/2001)
Current Position(s):
Acting Assistant Professor, Hematology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Research Associate, Clinical Research Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Rabinovitch, P.Department: MCB
Dissertation Title: IN VITRO ANALYSIS OF CULTURED BARRETT'S ESOPHAGUS CELLS: INISGHTS INTO MECHANISMS OF GENOMIC INSTABILITY AND POSSSIBLE THERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of Washington


Park, Frederick (1995/2006)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Adjunct Professor
University of California- San Diego, San Diego CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Priess, JamesDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Establishment of Pop-1 Asymmetry, a Binary code for Cell Fate Decisions

BA, Chemistry, Princeton University


Patel, Premal (1994/2002)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Medical Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City NY

Assistant Medical Director of Exploratory Clinical Development.
Genentech , San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, L.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: EVOLUTION OF THE DNA POLYMERASE ACTIVE SITE

MD, University of Washington
BS, Pharmacy, Rutgers University


Paulovich, Amanda (1989/1998)
Current Position(s):
Associate Member, Cancer Consortium
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA

Associate Professor, Dept. of Medicine (Oncology)
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hartwell, L.Department: Genetics
Dissertation Title: THE REGULATION OF S PHASE PROGRESSION RATE IN YEAST IN RESPONSE TO DNA DAMAGE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Carnegie Mellon University


Paulson (Garneski), Kelly (2005/2012)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Paul Nghiem, Medicine/Dermatology/PathologyDepartment: Pathology
Dissertation Title: Cellular and Humoral Immune Responses to the Polyomavirus-linked Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Implications for Pathogenesis, Prognosis and Therapy

BA, Human Biology, Stanford University


Penn, Bennett (1997/2006)
Current Position(s):
Infectious Disease Fellow
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Assistant Professor
UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tapscott, StephenDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Promoter-Specific Restriction of MyoD Binding, and Feed-Forward Regulation Cooperate to Promote a Multi-Staged Transcriptional Program During Skeletal Myogenesis

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biology, Northwestern University


Perez, Francisco (1998/2007)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Pediatric Radiologist and Neuroradiologist
Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Palmiter, RichardDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: Generation and evaluation of Parkin-deficient mice as a model for Parkinson's Disease

BA, Neurobiology, Harvard University


Phelps, Randall (1992/2001)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
OHSU, Eugene OR

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hockenbery, DavidDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: LACK OF AN EARLY S PHASE DELAY FOLLOWING DNA CROSS-LINKING PRECEDES P53-MEDIATED G2 ARREST AND APOPTOSIS IN FANCONI ANEMIA CELLS.

BA, Wesleyan University


Piantadosi, Anne (2002/2011)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Overbaugh, JulieDepartment: Pathobiology
Dissertation Title: Sources and implications of HIV-1 diversity within women in Mombasa, Kenya

BA, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University


Pineda, Mario (1997/2007)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago IL

Education:
PhD Mentor: Overbaugh, JulieDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: The Role of Host Cell Factors in Entry and Post-Entry Events in the Replication Cycle of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1

BS, Biology, University of San Francisco


Pinsky, Benjamin (1998/2007)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Directory of Clinical Virology Laboratory
Stanford University Medical Center, Standford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Biggins, SueDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Characterization of the Ipl1/Aurora Protein Kinase in Chromosome Segregation and the Spindle Checkpoint

AB, Biochemistry, Harvard University


Plowman, Gregory (1981/1987)
Current Position(s):
Vice President, Oncology Research
Eli Lilly & Co.,

Education:
PhD Mentor: Brown, J.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: CHARACTERIZATION AND EXPRESSION OF THE MELANOTRANSFERRIN (P97) GENE

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biology and Chemistry, Whitman College


Press, Oliver (1973/1979)
Current Position(s):
Member, Clinical Research Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA

Chair, Lymphoma Research
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA

Professor, Medicine and Biological Structure
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Associate Director, MSTP
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Adjunct Professor, Biological Structure
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director, Clinical Research in Hematology
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Rosse, C.Department: Biological Structure
Dissertation Title: CHARACTERIZATION OF THE PHYTO-HEMAGGLUTININ RESPONSIVE POPULATION OF CELLS IN MOUSE BONE MARROW.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Stanford University


Pritchard, Colin (1998/2007)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Lab Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Associate Director, Clinical Molecular Genetics Laboratory
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Nelson, PeterDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: The Molecular Program of Mouse Prostate Development

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington
BA, Philosophy, University of Washington


Rabinovitch, Peter (1972/1980)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director, Flow Cytometry Laboratory, Hospital Pathology
University Hospital, Seattle WA

Director,, Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Cost Recovery Center, Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director
Nathan Shock Center for Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Martin, G.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: SOMATIC CELL GENETIC AND IN VIVO STUDIES OF CELLULAR SENESCENCE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, University of Washington


Raskind, Wendy (1971/1978)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Medicine & Pschiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Research Affiliate
Center on Human Development and Disability, Seattle WA

Attending Physician
UWMC, Seattle WA

Active Medical Staff member
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Gartler, S.Department: Genetics
Dissertation Title: THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN GENE PLOIDY AND MUTATION RATES.

MD, University of Washington
BA, Mathematics, Brown University


Raubitschek, Antony (2005/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: ZieglerDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Pre-programmed regulatory networks and poised chromatin potentiate lineage-specific differentiation of CD4 T cells

BS, BA, Biochemistry/Chemistry & Mathematics/Applied Science, University of California, San Diego
None, None, University of Cordoba


Ravanpay, Ali (2000/2009)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
University of Washington, VA Puget Sound, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Olson, JimDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: Insights into the interactions of the neurogenic basic helix loop helix transcription factor, neuroD2, and the molecular mechanism of regulation of a key target, RE-1 Silencing Transcription factor

MD, University of Washington
BA, Biochemistry & Near Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley


Rayl, Judith (1988/1997)
Current Position(s):
Private Practice, Family Medicine
Judithy Rayl Inc, Bainbridge Island WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Weiss, N. & Williams, M.Department: Epidemiology
Dissertation Title: A CASE-CONTROL STUDY OF RISK FACTORS FOR PREECLAMPSIA


Redell (Simmons), Michele (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Hematology-Oncology
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chavkin, CharlesDepartment: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: MECHANISMS OF DYNORPHIN RELEASE AND ACTION IN THE HIPPOCAMPUS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Neural Science, Brown University


Reid (Brinck), Tara (2005/2016)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
Alameda Health System-Highland Hosp., Oakland CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Sheila LukehartDepartment: Pathobiology
Dissertation Title: TprK variation and syphilis pathogenesis

BS, Biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
None, None, University Of Alaska, Anchorage


Rippey, Caitlin (2005/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Psychiatry
U Washington Affil Hosps, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Mary-Claire King/Jack McClellan/Department: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Chimeric Genes Generated by Copy Number Variation as a Mutational Mechanism in Schizophrenia

BS, BA, Neurobiology, Comparative Literature, University of Washington


Ritchie, Kindred (1978/1985)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Storb, UrsulaDepartment: Microbiology & Immunology
Dissertation Title: IMMUNOGLOBULIN GENE EXPRESSION AND REGULATION OF REARRANGEMENT IN KAPPA TRANSGENIC MICE


Roach, Jared (1990/1999)
Current Position(s):
Senior Research Scientist
Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hood, L.Department: Immunology
Dissertation Title: THE VERTEBRAE TRYSPSINOGENS: A MULTIGENE FAMILY IN ACTION.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Cornell University
Baccalauréat C, Lycée du Mont Blanc


Robey, Thomas (2001/2009)
Current Position(s):
Affiliate Instructor
Department of Bioethics and Humanities, University of Washington , Seattle WA

Emergency Physician
North Sound Emergency Medicine at Providence Regional Medical Center, Everett WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Murry, Chuck (Pathology)Department: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: Reducing Fibrosis and Cell Death in Cardiomyoplasty

MD, University of Washington
BSE, BA, BS, Bioengineering, History and Philosophy of Science, Biology, University of Pittsburgh


Ronald, James (2002/2009)
Current Position(s):
Medical Instructor
Duke University, Durham NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Akey, JoshuaDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Analysis of naturally occurring cis-acting gene ex pression variation in the yeast Saccharomyces cere visiae

MD, University of Washington
BS, Applied Math, Biology, Brown University


Ronald (Scanlin), Leah (2003/2010)
Current Position(s):
VA Dermatology Staff Physician
Duke University & Durham VA, Durham NC

Education:
PhD Mentor: Sokurenko, EvgeniDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: "Analysis of Pathoadaptive Mutations in Uropathogenic Escherichia Coli"

BS, Biology, Duke University


Rooke, T.G. Alec (1973/1980)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Anesthesiology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Staff Anesthesiologist
Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle WA

Attending Anesthesiologist
University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Feigl, E.Department: Physiology and Biophysics
Dissertation Title: STROKE VOLUME AND CONTRACTIBILITY AS CORRELATESOF CANINE LEFT VENTRICULAR OXYGEN CONSUMPTION.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Physics, Stanford University


Rosinski (Vigna), Kellie (2003/2012)
Current Position(s):
Internist
Private Practive, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Warren, HootieDepartment: MCB/FHCRC
Dissertation Title: Identification and Characterization of Minor Histocompatibility Antigen DDX3Y

BS, Biochemistry, Biology, University of Washington


Ross, Douglas (1985/1994)
Current Position(s):
Chief Scientific Officer
Applied Genomics Inc., Sunnyvale CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Eisen, H.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: ANALYSIS OF THE 'TRYPANOSOMA EQUIPERDUM' VARIABLE SURFACE GLYCOPROTEIN EXPRESSION SITE

MD, University of Washington
BA, Political Science, University of Washington


Rubinstein, Jay (1982/1987)
Current Position(s):
Virginia Merrill Bloedel Professor and Director
Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle WA

Professor of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Professor, Bioengineering
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Spelman, F.Department: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: QUASI-STATIC ANALYTICAL MODELS FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF THE AUDITORY NERVOUS SYSTEM

MD, University of Washington
MS, Engineering, Brown University
BS, Engineering, Brown University


Ruff, Robert (1971/1976)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Neurology
Case Western Reserve, Cleveland OH

Education:
PhD Mentor: Crill, W.Department: Physiology and Biophysics
Dissertation Title: A QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF LOCAL ANESTHETIC ALTERATION OF MINIATURE END-PLATE CURRENT FLUCTUATIONS.


Rustagi, Arjun (2007/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
Stanford Univ Progs, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Michael GaleDepartment: Pathobiology
Dissertation Title: Control of Innate Antiviral Immunity by HIV-1

BS, Biological Sciences, Stanford University


Sakano, Hitomi (2001/2010)
Current Position(s):
Fellow
Naurotology, U. of California- San Diego, San Diego CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Buck, LindaDepartment: Neurobiology & Behavior
Dissertation Title: "Odorant Receptor Associated Proteins and Axon Pathfinding in the Mouse"

BA, Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley


Salipante, Stephen (2003/2011)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Assistant Director
Molecular Microbiology Laboratory at the University of Washington, Seattle WA

Assistant Director
Clinical Molecular Genetics Laboratory at the University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Horwtiz, MarshallDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Using somatic mutation to retrospectively trace cellular lineages in mammals and other higher organisms

MD, University of Washington
BS, Microbiology/Bacteriology, University of Rochester


Salk, Jesse (2005/2012)
Current Position(s):
Senior Fellow
Hematology-Oncology, University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Larry LoebDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Clonal Expansion as a Biomarker of Neoplastic Progression in Ulcerative Colitis

BS, Biology, Brandeis University


Schmidt, Rodney (1977/1984)
Current Position(s):
Adjunct Associate Professor, Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Medical Staff, Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Director Medical Informatics
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Professor, Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Glomset, JohnDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: NOVEL NON-STEROL PRODUCTS OF MELAVONIC ACID AND THEIR POSSIBLE IMPORTANCE TO DNA REPLICATION AND CELL MORPHOLOGY

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Bethel College


Schmitt, Michael (2002/2011)
Current Position(s):
Oncology Fellow
University of Washington & Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Loeb, LarryDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: "The role of DNA polymerase accuracy in health and lifespan"

MD, University of Washington
BS, Mathematics, Chemistry, University of Chicago


Schultz, Brian (2003/2011)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor
University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu HI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chamberlain, JeffDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Properties and Techniques of Intravascular rAAV6 Gene Delivery to Striated Muscle

AB, Biology, Washington University
BS, Computer Science, Washington University


Schwartz, Marc (2006/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Pediatrics/Childrens Hosp
Childrens Hospital-Boston, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: David RawlingsDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Signals Controlling Peripheral B Cell Development, Selection, and Activation

BS, Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia
, Biomedical Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University


Sherman, Scott (1979/1985)
Current Position(s):
Associate Professor, Neurology
University of Arizona, Tuscon AZ

Hospital Appointment
University Medical Center, Tuscon AZ

Hospital Appointment
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Institute of Tuscon, Tuscon AZ

Hospital Appointment
Veteran's Administration Medical Center, Tuscon AZ

Hospital Appointment
Tuscon Medical Center, Tuscon AZ

Director
Movement Disorders Clinic, Tuscon AZ

Director, Parkinson's Disease Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Tuscon, Tuscon AZ

Education:
PhD Mentor: Glomset, J.Department: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: THE DEVELOPMENTAL REGULATION OF VOLTAGE-SENSITIVE SODIUM CHANNELS IN RAT SKELETAL MUSCLE

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry, Brandeis University


Simmons (Swarts), Sarah (2007/2016)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Phys. Medicine & Rehab
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Joan GovermanDepartment: Immunology
Dissertation Title: Cytokine-regulated neutrophil recruitment is required for brain but not spinal cord inflammation during EAE

BS, Neurobiology, Biochemistry, University of Washington


Smart, Sharon (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Clinical Professor, Psychiatry
University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Bruce Tempel, Ph.D.Department: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: INVOLVEMENT OF SHAKER-LIKE POTASSIUM CHANNELS IN CONTROL OF NERVOUS SYSTEM HYPEREXCITABILITY


Smith, Wade (1982/1989)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Clinical Neurology
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Director, Neurovascular Service
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Medical Director, Neurological Intensive Care Unit
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Medical Co-Director, Vascular Laboratory
UCSF, San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chavkin, C.Department: Physiology and Biophysics
Dissertation Title: SYNAPTIC INTERACTIONS BETWEEN IDENTIFIED MOTOR CORTEX NEURONS IN THE ACTIVE PRIMATE

MD, University of Washington
BS, Elec. Engineering, University of Washington


Speelmon, Emily (1999/2008)
Current Position(s):
Physician
Pulmonary and Critical Care Consultants, Inc. , Dayton OH

Education:
PhD Mentor: McElrath, JulieDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Innate mechanisms of HIV-1 protection in highly exposed, seronegative individuals

BS, Chemistry, Boston College


Spencer, David (2002/2010)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Clinical Pathology
Washington University, St. Louis MO

Education:
PhD Mentor: Olson, MaynardDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: A Conceptual Framework for Analyzing Individual Genome Sequences

BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington


Stafstrom, Carl (1976/1985)
Current Position(s):
Professor, Pediatrics and Neurology
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

Faculty, Neuroscience Training Program
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

Chief, Pediatric Neurology
University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison WI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Crill, WayneDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: MEMBRANE PROPERTIES, FIRING CHARACTERISTICS, AND IONIC CURRENTS OF LAYER V NEURONS FROM CAT SENSORIMOTOR CORTEX RECORDED IN VITRO

MD, University of Washington
AB, Biophysics & Biology, University of Pennsylvania


Stergachis, Andrew (2007/2015)
Current Position(s):
Fellow
Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston MA

Education:
PhD Mentor: John StamatoyannopoulosDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: "Global measurements of human transcription factor occupancy: Insights into development and genome evolution".

BS; BA, Biochemistry; Chemistry, University of Chicago


Stern, Howard (1990/1998)
Current Position(s):
Pathologist
Genetech Inc., South San Francisco CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Hauschka, StephenDepartment: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: CHARACTERIZATION OF NEURAL TUBE/NOTOCHORD SIGNALS THAT PROMOTE PARAXIAL MESODERM MYOGENESIS IN CHICK EMBRYOS

MD, University of Washington
BA, Chemistry, Pomona College


Sunderman, Elizabeth (1990/2000)
Current Position(s):
Neurohospitalist
Intermountain Medical Center, Murray UT

Education:
PhD Mentor: Zagotta, W.Department: Physiology and Biophysics
Dissertation Title: SINGLE CHANNEL KINETIC ANALYSIS OF THE ALLOSTERIC TRANSISITION OF ROD CYCLIC NEUCLEOTIDE-GATED CHANNELS.

BA, Mount Holyoke College


Sunshine (Brosius), Anna (2007/2016)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Psychiatry/Research
U Washington Affil. Hosp. , Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Maitreya DunhamDepartment: Genome Science
Dissertation Title: The effects of aneuploid on cellular fitness and aging.

BA, Biology, Williams College
, Hamilton College


Szekely, Daniel (1972/1978)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, OB-GYN
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor MI

Education:
PhD Mentor: Department:
Dissertation Title:


Tasch, Michael (1991/2000)
Current Position(s):
Fellowship, Nephrology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Research Associate
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Perlmutter, R.Department: Immunology
Dissertation Title: MECHANISMS OF lCK-DEPENDENT PROLIFERATION DURING THYMOCYTE DEVELOPMENT.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Tufts University


Thielen, Beth (2003/2012)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Infectious Disease
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Lingappa, JaisriDepartment: Global Health
Dissertation Title: Regulation of APOBEC3 cytidine deaminase activity in primary human hematopoietic cells

BS, Microbiology, University of Minnesota
None, None, Denmark's International Study Program


Thomas, Patrick (2000/2009)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas

Education:
PhD Mentor: LaSpada, AlbertDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: The normal function of the androgen receptor plays a role in the pathology of Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy.

BA, Biology, Rice University


Thompson, Susan (1987/1991)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Hauschka, S.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: EXPRESSION OF NERVE GROWTH FACTOR RECEPTOR IN NEURAL AND NON-NEURAL TISSUES


Traub, Oren (1993/2001)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Berk, B.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: FLOW-MEDIATED SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION IN ENDOTHELIAL CELLS.

BA, University of Michigan


Tribble, Guy (1975/1983)
Current Position(s):
Vice President of Software Technology at Apple Inc
Apple Inc, Cupertino CA 95014

Education:
PhD Mentor: Wayne CrillDepartment: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: THE REDUCTION IN INHIBITION NECESSARY FOR PRODUCTION OF CONVULSANT INDUCED SEIZURES IN THE CAT."


Tulloch, Nathaniel (2005/2014)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Chuck MurryDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Stress Conditioning Controls Differentiation, Organization, and Maturation of Functional Bioengineered Human Cardiovascular Tissue

BS, Biology, Stanford University


Turner, Eric (1980/1986)
Current Position(s):
Staff Psychiatrist
VAMC San Diego, San Diego CA

Associate Professor IR, Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego, San Diego CA

Professor IR, Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego, San Diego CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Weiss, N.Department: Biochemistry
Dissertation Title: OVOTHIOL: A REDOX-ACTIVE THIOLHISTIDINE FROM SEA URCHIN EGGS

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, Stanford University


Ulge, Umut (2003/2011)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Internal Medicine
Indiana University, Indianapolis IN

Education:
PhD Mentor: Monnat, Ray (Pathology)Department: MCB
Dissertation Title: "Designing Proteins for Genomic Engineering"

BA, Biology-Genetics, Philosophy, Cornell University


Vary, James (1998/2005)
Current Position(s):
Assistant Professor, Dermatology
University of Washington and Seattle VA, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Tsukiyama, ToshioDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: Characterization of the Isw1a and Isw1b ATP-dependent chromatin remodeling complexes from the budding yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign


Veatch, Joshua (2001/2010)
Current Position(s):
Fellow, Hematology-Oncology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Gottschling, DanDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: A Crisis Caused by the Loss of the Mitochondrial Genome in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

BA, Integrated Science, Chemistry, Northwestern University


Ward, Raymond (1991/1999)
Current Position(s):
Private Practice
Cope Family Medicine,

Education:
PhD Mentor: Dorsa, D.Department: Pharmacology
Dissertation Title: STRIATAL SEROTONIN RECEPTORS AND MECHANISMS OF ANTIPSYCHOTIC DRUG ACTION

BS, Brigham Young University


Wender, Regina (1996/2002)
Current Position(s):
Senior Fellow & Acting Instructor, Anesthesiology
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Private Practice
Bellingham Anesthesia Associates, Bellingham WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Ransom, B.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: Astrocyte--axon interactions in central white matter energy metabolism: The roles of glycogen and lactate

MD, University of Washington
BA, History, Western Washington University


Whiddon, Benjamin (2006/2015)
Current Position(s):
Resident, Anesthesiology/Clin Base Yr
U Washington Affil Hosps, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Richard PalmiterDepartment: Genome Sciences
Dissertation Title: Exploring the roles of neurons that express melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH)

BA, BS, Plan II Honors Program, Biochemistry, University of Texas at Austin


Whiting, Sam (1990/1999)
Current Position(s):
Director, Clinical Research
Oncothyreon Inc, Seattle WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Champoux, J.Department: Microbiology
Dissertation Title: STUDIES INTO THE CHARACTERISTICS AND MECHANISM OF STRAND DISPLACEMENT SYNTHESIS BY RETROVIRAL REVERSE TRANSCRIPTASE

BS, Chemistry, Lewis and Clark College


Widrow, Robert (1992/2000)
Current Position(s):
Internist
Olympia Internal Medicine, Olympia WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Laird, C.Department: MCB
Dissertation Title: FRAGILE SITES AND VERY LATE DNA REPLICATION: BETTER LATE THAN NEVER?

BA, Northwestern University


Williamson, Timothy (1970/1975)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Hlastala, M.Department: Physiology & Biophysics
Dissertation Title: ANALYSIS OF GAS EXCHANGE DURING PARTIAL LIQUID VENTILATION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE.


Wolgamot, Gregory (1992/2000)
Current Position(s):
Pathologist
Northwest Pathology, Bellingham WA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Miller, D.Department: Pathology
Dissertation Title: DISCOVERY AND CHARACTERIZATION OF A RETROVIRUS ENDOGENOUS TO WILD MICE.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Biochemistry and Biophysics, Oregon State University


Wong, David (1994/2002)
Current Position(s):
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Epithelial Biology
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dermatology
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Education:
PhD Mentor: Reid, B.Department: MCB
Dissertation Title: METHYLATION OF THE P16 CPG ISLAND DURING NEOPLASTIC PROGRESSION

BS, Brown University


Wood, Lianna (2008/2017)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: Don SodoraDepartment: Pathobiology
Dissertation Title: Infant Feeding Practices, Food-Borne Toxins and Immune Activation in HIV-Endemic South Africa

BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington
BA, History, University of Washington


Wu, Albert (1995/2005)
Current Position(s):
Associate Profesor, Ophthalmology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York NY

Education:
PhD Mentor: Beavo, JosephDepartment: MCB
Dissertation Title: MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF CYCLIC NUCLEOTIDE BINDING TO THE GAF DOMAINS OF PHOSPHODIESTERASES 2 AND 5.

MD, University of Washington
BS, Molecular Biophysics, Biochemistry, Yale University


Yu, Shawn (2008/0000)
Current Position(s):
Education:
PhD Mentor: David BakerDepartment: Bioengineering
Dissertation Title: Computational design of interleukin-2 mimetics

BS, Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology