Bruck Negash

UM Scholar Summer Program

Currently: Undergraduate at University of Maryland College Park

Arjun Adapa

 Fulbright Scholar (2016-2017)

UM Scholars Summer Research Program, 2015

Currently: ​Medical Student, University of Michigan​​

Aniket S. Wadajkar, Ph.D.

NIH T32 Fellow (2016-2019) 

ACS-IRG Fellow (2017-2018)

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. University of Texas, Arlington

Currently: Associate Director of Nanoparticle Platform Development, NexImmune Inc.

Graeme F. Woodworth, M.D.

Professor and Chair

Departments of Neurosurgery, Anatomy & Neurobiology, and Radiology

Director, Brain Tumor Treatment and Research Center

Nina Connolly, Ph.D.

NIH T32 Fellow (2015-2018)

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. American University

Currently: Senior Research Specialist, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Sarah Balow

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

Currently: Undergraduate student,

Grand Valley State University




Labchan Rajbhandari

Research Specialist

Pavlos Anastasiadis, Ph.D.

NIH T32 Fellow (2017-2020)

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. University of Hawaii

Post-doctoral Fellows and Research Staff

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




Graduate Students and Medical Students

Anthony J. Kim, Ph.D.

Associate Professor 

Departments of Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Chemical, Biochemical, & Environmental Engineering

Director, Therapeutic Bioengineering Laboratory

Translational Therapeutics Research Group

Department of Neurosurgery

​​Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of Maryland School of Medicine​ - Baltimore, MD

Lucy Wang 

Medical Student

​University of Maryland School of Medicine

Adarsha Malla

Medical Student

University of Maryland School of Medicine

B.S. Johns Hopkins University

Nathan Roberts, Ph.D.

NIH F30 Fellow

MSTP MD/PhD Student

GPILS, ​Molecular Medicine Program

B.S. University of Alabama

Ph.D. University of Maryland School of Medicine

Currently: Emergency Medicine Resident, University of Michigan

Rebeca Galisteo

Research Assistant 

Department of Surgery

Currently: Research Specialist, NIH


Co-Directors:

Collaborators:

Yamini Vyas

Medical Student

​University of Maryland School of Medicine

Nikhil Pandey, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. University of Texas

Adip Bhargav

HHMI Medical Research Fellow (2018)

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

Currently: Medical Student, Mayo Clinic​​

Emily Cheng, Ph.D.

GPILS, Molecular Medicine Program

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

Aberdeen, MD​​

Jay Swayambunathan 

UM Scholars Summer Research Program, 2016

Currently: Undergraduate student,

University of Maryland College Park




Neila Kline

Medical Student

​University of Maryland School of Medicine

Jimena G. Dancy, Ph.D.

Meyerhoff Scholar (2013-2015)

NIH T32 Fellow (2016-2018)

GPILS, Molecular Medicine Program

B.A. Johns Hopkins University

​Ph.D. University of Maryland School of Medicine

Currently: ORISE Fellow FDA



Jeffrey A. Winkles, Ph.D.

Professor

Departments of Surgery, Neurosurgery 

and Physiology

​Leader, Molecular Medicine Ph.D. Program

 Cancer Biology Track

Pranjali Kanvinde, M.S.

GPILS Molecular Medicine Program

Graduate Student

​University of Maryland School of Medicine

M.S. Johns Hopkins University

Jacqueline Hwang

Nathan Schnaper Summer Intern Program (NSIP) in Cancer Research, 2018

Currently: Undergraduate Student, Dickinson College


Blair Landon

Nathan Schnaper Summer Intern Program

Currently: Undergraduate at University of Maryland Baltimore County

David Hersh, M.D.

Neurosurgery Resident

Department of Neurosurgery

M.D. New York University

Currently​: Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Craig Schneider, MD Ph.D.

Medical Student

​Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University

M.D. University of Maryland School of Medicine

Currently: Radiation Oncology Resident, University of Alabama

​​​​​​​Heather Ames, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pathology​ (UMSOM)

Eli Bar, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pathology (UMSOM)

Chetan Bettegowda, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurosurgery (Johns Hopkins University)

Henry Brem, M.D., Professor of Neurosurgery (Johns Hopkins University)

​Victor Frenkel, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine (UMSOM)

Olga Goloubeva, Ph.D., Professor of Epidemiology & Public Health (UMSOM)

​Eric Holland, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Neurological Surgery (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)

Rena Lapidus, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine (UMSOM)

David Loane, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Anesthesiology (UMSOM)

Dirk Mayer, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine (UMSOM)​

Nhan Tran, Ph.D., Professor of Cancer Biology (Mayo Clinic - Arizona)

Betty Tyler, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery (Johns Hopkins University)

J Marc Simard M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Neurosurgery (UMSOM)​​​

Anshika Kapur, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. Florida State University

Alumni

Aymen Alqazzaz 

Medical Student

​B.S. University of Maryland

Chrissy Carney, M.S.

​GPILS Molecular Medicine Program

Graduate Student

​University of Maryland School of Medicine

B.S., M.S. University of Delaware

Nathalie Chen

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

Currently: Undergraduate student,

Carnegie Mellon University