J Marc Simard M.D., Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Neurosurgery

Arjun Adapa

UM Scholars Summer Research Program, 2015


Currently: Fulbright Scholar

​Medical Student, University of Michigan




Emily Cheng, Ph.D.

Graduate Student

GPILS, Molecular Medicine Program


Currently: Research Associate, Battelle Eastern Science & Technology Center (BEST)

Aberdeen, MD



Alumni

Nathan Roberts, M.S., B.S.

NIH F30 Grant Awardee

MSTP MD/PhD Student

GPILS, ​Molecular Medicine Program

B.S. University of Alabama

Rebeca Galisteo

Research Assistant 

Department of Surgery


Research Assistants

Graduate Students and Medical Students

Aniket S. Wadajkar, Ph.D.

NIH T32 Fellow; ACS-IRG Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Neurosurgery

Ph.D. University of Texas, Arlington

Craig Schneider, Ph.D.

Medical Student

​Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University

Co-Directors:

Anthony J. Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor 

Departments of Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Jeffrey A. Winkles, Ph.D.

Professor

Departments of Surgery

and Physiology

​Track Leader, Molecular Medicine Cancer Biology

Ph.D. Program

Graeme F. Woodworth, M.D.

Associate Professor

Departments of Neurosurgery, Anatomy & Neurobiology, Radiology

Director, Brain Tumor Treatment and Research Center

Olga Goloubeva, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Epidemiology & Public Health

Sarah Balow

Nathan Schnaper Summer Intern Program (NSIP) in Cancer Research, 2017


Currently: Undergraduate student,

Grand Valley State University




Ravina Pandita   

M.S. Student

​GPILS, Cellular and Biomedical Science Program

Jimena G. Dancy, B.A.

Meyerhoff Fellow; NIH T32  Fellow

Ph.D. Student

GPILS, Molecular Medicine Program

B.A. Johns Hopkins University



Post-doctoral Fellows and Surgical Residents 

Nathalie Chen

Nathan Schnaper Summer Intern Program (NSIP) in Cancer Research, 2016


Currently: Undergraduate student,

Carnegie Mellon University




Victor Frenkel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Nina Connolly, Ph.D.

NIH T32 Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Neurosurgery

Ph.D. American University


Translational Therapeutics Research Group

Department of Neurosurgery

Brain Tumor Treatment & Research Center

NCI-Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of Maryland School of Medicine​ - Baltimore, MD

Jay Swayambunathan 

UM Scholars Summer Research Program, 2016


Currently: Undergraduate student,

University of Maryland College Park




Aymen Alqazzaz 

Medical Student

​B.S. University of Maryland

Eduardo Davila, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

David Hersh, M.D.

Neurosurgery Resident

Department of Neurosurgery

M.D. New York University

Collaborators

Dirk Mayer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Haelee Pettingill

Nathan Schnaper Summer Intern Program (NSIP) in Cancer Research, 2014


Currently: Undergraduate student,

St. Mary's College of Maryland

​St. Mary's City, MD




Joseph Kao, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Physiology

Adip Bhargav

Nathan Schnaper Summer Intern Program (NSIP) in Cancer Research, 2015


Currently: Medical Student, Mayo Clinic