Current Members

Shawn Ahmed

Shawn Ahmed

Principal Investigator

shawn@med.unc.edu

 
Bree

Bree Heestand

Postdoctoral Fellow

bnheest@email.unc.edu

 
 

Katie Kretovich Billmyre

Postdoctoral Fellow

katherine.billmyre@gmail.com

 
steve

Steve Frenk

Postdoctoral Fellow

sfrenk@email.unc.edu

 
maya

Maya Spichal

Postdoctoral Fellow

maya.spichal@gmail.com

 
charlie

Charlie Longtine

Research Technician

charlie_longtine@yahoo.com

Braxton

Braxton Harris

Research Technician

harrisbl84@gmail.com

 

Tina Xiang

Undergraduate Research Student

txiang@live.unc.edu


Former PhD students:

Denis Titov: left graduate school to seek enlightenment

Jacinth Mitchell:

Matt Simon: Postdoc with Vera Gorbunova (Rochester)

Luciana Leopold: Assistant Editor & Translator

Megan Brady: member of Jeff Sekelsky lab

Luda Shtessel: Medical Writer at EBSCO Information Services

Mariah Hanson: high school teacher

Mia Lowden: fellow at AAAS

Julie Boerckel: Assistant Professor at Campbell University

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Former Postdoctoral Fellows:

Stacy Alvares: Postdoc in Dana Miller's Lab at the University of Washington

Aisa Sakaguchi: Assistant Professor at Osaka University, Japan

Theresa Zucchero: Assistant Professor at Methodist College, NC

Bettina Meier: Senior Fellow with Anton Gartner in Dundee, Scotland

Iuval Clejan:

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Former Master's students:

Felix Peng:

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Former Undergraduates:

Anna-Lisa Doebeley: undergraduate at University of Wisconsin, Madison

Chen Cheng: currently graduate student at University of California, Berkeley

Ashley Hedges: PharmD fellowship

Elizabeth Cotton: recent graduate

Kristy Cho: UNC school of public health undergraduate

Teresa Lee: currently a graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley

Matt Eckler: PhD from the University of California, Santa Cruz

Carolyn Hollands: currently a graduate student at the University of Chicago

Chris Smelick: in medical school at UNC Chapel Hill

Sarah Mense: currently a graduate student at Columbia University

Yan Zhao: currently a medical student at the University of North Carolina

Josh Eudailey: current position unknown

Aidan Spring: currently in Law School at the University of Dublin

Jasper Harris: currently working for Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Qi Peng: current position unknown

Taiwo Oki: current position unknown

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Former Technicians:

Kyle Wang: currently med school resident at UNC Chapel Hill

Yan Liu: currently a technician with Kevin O'Connell at the NIH

 

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