Joe Vella, MD, MSE, PhD
Clinical Fellow - Otolaryngology
Kanika Vats, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010 - 2014
Currently: Senior Laboratory Engineer & Laboratory Instructor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester,NY.
Currently: Medical School Student, University of Buffalo
Melane L. James
Sr. Technical Associate
Michael Baranello, Ph.D.
Currently: Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Connecticut
Michael Hoffman, Ph.D.
Currently: Staff Scientist I, Sanofi Genzyme
Dominic Malcolm, Ph.D.
Currently: Now Senior Scientist, Athersys
Chris Schmitt, Ph.D.
Currently: Research Associate II, ImmunoGen, Inc.
Amy Van Hove, Ph.D.
Currently: Senior Formulations Associate at TOLMAR, inc., Fort Collins, Colorado
Currently: Research Pharmacy Technician at Atlanta Medical Research Center (2014 - 2015). Currently, a student at Howard University College of Pharmacy, Washington, DC
Currently: Clinical Research Coordinator at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
2016 Summer Research Fellow, Bioengineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
Currently: Postdoctoral Fellowship, NCATS/NIH
Currently: Pursuing an M.D. at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Currently: Ph.D. Graduate Student at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) supported by the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Currently: Pursuing an M.D. at University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
2016 Summer Scholar, Biomedical Engineering, University of Delaware
Leonardo Garcia Dettori
Undergraduate, Biomedical Engineering. BMSP scholar, sponsored by IIE
Currently: Sanitary Engineer at Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Currently: Clinical Research Coordinator, University of Rochester Medical Center
Union College, Biology, Summer Scholars Fellow, 2011 - 2011
Currently: Pursuing a B.S. in Biology at Union College
Currently: Nursing Assistant at University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro, New York
Currently: Pursuing a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University
2017 Research Fellow
Currently: Health Science major
Ben Horev, M.S.
Currently: Associate Engineer at BIND Therapeutics, Boston
SURF fellow; Third Place in Oral Presentation at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry SURF Program Closing Ceremony
Xerox Fellow, 2015 - 2016
Currently: Pursuing a Masters in Engineering Management at Dartmouth College
Currently: Pursuing a Ph.D. in Chemical and Biological Engineering at CU Boulder, studying under Kristi Anseth, with support from an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
High School Intern, Pittsford-Sutherland High School, 2010 - 2010
Currently: Advanced Student Technician at National Institutes of Health, Maryland
2016 Summer Scholar, Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University
Currently: Manufacturing Supervisor (Team Leader) at Corning Incorporated, New York
McNair Scholar, 2015 - 2016
Currently: Ph.D. Candidate in the Laboratory for Molecular & Cellular Dynamics under the guidance of Professor Muhammad Zaman at Boston University with support from an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
REU Undergraduate Student Summer 2017
Currently: BME undergraduate major at Rutgers University
Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Student
Currently: Chemical Technichian, Lumisyn LLC
Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Student
Currently: Ph.D. Student in BME, Cornell University
Currently: CRTA post-baccalaureate fellow at the NCI at NIH, Maryland
Currently: Previously a UK Fulbright Scholar and Whitaker International Fellow at Imperial College who completed an M. Phil in Materials Engineering under Prof. Molly Stevens (2011 - 2012). Currently, pursuing a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering under Prof. David Putnam at Cornell University, with support from an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Currently: Pursuing a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at University of California, Santa Barbara
Currently: Associate Clinical Specialist (CRHF) at Medtronic, Boston
Currently: Ph.D. Student at University of Bristol in the Advanced Composites Centre for Innovation and Science
Currently: Technical Services Representative at Epic, an Electronic Health Record Software Company