MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry & Cell Biology Alumni

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Student Institution/Company     Position Graduation Year Advisor
Caitlin Edmunds Nurik, Ph.D. Seeking employment 2017 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Drew Dolino, PhD UT-Southwestern Postdoctoral Fellow 2017 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Kaiqi Sun, PhD McKinsey & Company Associate 2017 Xia, Yang
Kemly Phillip, MD/PhD UTHealth Resident Physician 2017 Blackburn, Michael
Kai-Lieh Huang, PhD The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Postdoctoral Fellow 2016 Shyu, Ann-Bin
Natoya Peart, PhD University of Pennsylvania Postdoctoral Fellow 2016 Wagner, Eric
Nicholas Parchim, MD/PhD University of New Mexico House Officer 1 2016 Xia, Yang
Dhananjay Thakur, PhD UTHealth Medical School Postdoctoral Fellow 2015 Zhu, Michael Xi
Rita Sirrieh, PhD University Of Houston Academic Adviser and Biology Instructor 2015 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Lihe Chen, PhD National Institutes Of Health Research Fellow 2015 Zhang, Wenzheng
Cameron Brand, PhD University of California San Francisco Postdoctoral Fellow 2015 Dessauer, Carmen
Meredith Rodriguez, PhD Stay-at-home mom 2015 Taegtmeyer, Heinrich
Swarna Ramaswamy, PhD Indiana University School of Medicine Postdoctoral Research Fellow 2014 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Harrison Hocker, PhD Ge Power Senior Software Engineer 2014 Gorfe, Alemayehu
Thanh-Thuy Thi Le, MD/PhD University of Texas Medical School at Houston Resident 2014 Blackburn, Michael
Callie Kwartler, PhD UTHealth Postdoctoral Researcher 2013 Milewicz, Dianna
Zizhen Wu, PhD UTHealth Research Associate 2013 Walters, Edgar
Jiandong Chen, PhD National Cancer Institute Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting) 2012 Wagner, Eric
Kari Brewer Savannah, PhD Houston Baptist University Assistant Professor 2012 Lev, Dina
Kedryn Baskin, PhD UT Southwestern Postdoctoral Fellow 2012 Taegtmeyer, Heinrich
Jonathan Berrout, PhD University Of Leeds Senior Scientist & Oncology Project Manager 2012 O'Neil, Roger
Jessica Bowser, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center Postdoctoral Fellow 2011 Broaddus, Russell
Anu Rambhadran, PhD Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Senior Scientist 2011 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Sharat Vayttaden, PhD NIAID Visiting Fellow 2011 Clark, Richard
Isadora Daniels, PhD Houston Methodist Hospital Editor & Scientific Writer 2011 Lee, Cheng
Jordan Bell, PhD Global Patent Solutions LLC Senior Patent Research Analyst 2011 Strobel, Henry
Mesias Pedroza, PhD University of Houston Downtown Adjunct Faculty 2011 Blackburn, Michael
Dinghai Zheng, PhD Rutgers University Research Associate III 2010 Shyu, Ann-Bin
Yang Zhou, PhD Brown University Assistant Professor 2010 Blackburn, Michael
Jennifer Gonzalez-McGehee, PhD Janssen, Pharaceutical Companies of Johnson and Jo Scientist 2010 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Christina Papke, PhD Texas A&M University Research Development Officer 2010 Milewicz, Dianna
Faiza Baameur, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center Postdoctoral Fellow 2009 Clark, Richard
Xi Mo, PhD Shanghai Jiaotong University Primary Investigator 2009 Li, Renhao
Ying Wang, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center Senior bioanalyst 2009 Strobel, Henry
Sankara Narayanan Srinivasan, PhD Baylor College of Medicine Postdoctoral Fellow 2008 Li, Renhao
Jennifer Brannan, PhD Army-USAMRIID Research Microbiologist 2008 Johnson, Faye
Georgialina Rodriguez, PhD University Of Texas At El Paso Research Assistant Professor 2008 Kirken, Robert
Melissa Adams-Singh, PhD Fannin Innovation Studios Principal 2008 Carpenter, Phillip
Kimberly Mankiewicz, PhD University of Texas Medical School Technical Writer III 2008 Jayaraman, Vasanthi
Jade Hatley, PhD University of Texas Medical School Medical School Student 2008 Strobel, Henry
Dung-Fang Lee, PhD The University of Texas Health Science Center McGo Assistant Professor 2008 Hung, Mien-Chie
Leslie Piggott, PhD Homemaker 2008 Dessauer, Carmen
Kendra Carmon, PhD UTHealth Assistant Professor 2008 Loose, David
Helen Huang, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Scientist 2007 Alcorn, Joseph
Jeremy Ross, PhD University of Texas at El Paso Research Assistant Professor 2007 Kirken, Robert
Hanyin Cheng, PhD Baylor Genetics Clinical Genomics Scientist 2007 Kirken, Robert
Hilary Marks, PhD 2007 Peleg, Sara
Hailing Yang, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center Coordinator, Research Laboratory 2007 Cabral, Fernando
Janci Chunn Noble, PhD Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. Toxicologist, Principal Consultant 2006 Blackburn, Michael
Jun Xie, PhD University of Texas Southwestern Postdoctoral Fellow 2006 Dowhan, William
Leposava Antonovic, PhD Hhs Science Policy Analyst 2006 Strobel, Henry
Cheri Turman, PhD Coats Aloe International Inc. Vice President of Quality 2006 Strobel, Henry
Jonathan Volmer, PhD MedPharm Director of Tissue Culture 2006 Blackburn, Michael
David Cokeman, PhD Bc Kuhn Evaluations, Llc Senior Program Officer 2006 McMurray, John
Julio Morales, PhD University of Oklahoma Assistant Professor 2005 Carpenter, Phillip
Bao Nguyen, PhD University of Texas Medical School Postdoctoral Fellow 2005 Dessauer, Carmen
Auinash Kalstra, PhD MCB, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Assistant Professor 2005 Strobel, Henry
Sayeepriyadarshini Anakk, PhD MCB, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Assistant Professor 2005 Strobel, Henry
Mei Li, PhD UTHealth Postdoctoral Fellow 2005 Kellems, Rodney
Xuefeng Su, PhD Harvard University School of Medicine Research Fellow in Medicine 2005 Dowhan, William
Mei Zhang, PhD University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor 2004 Dowhan, William
Hays Young, PhD STACS DNA Field Application Specialist 2004 Blackburn, Michael
Tsung-Cheng Chang, PhD University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Assistant Professor 2004 Shyu, Ann-Bin
Wei Zhang, PhD Stanford University Postdoctoral Fellow 2003 Dowhan, William
Bryan Schaubach, PhD Virginia Western Community College Assistant Professor 2003 Kellems, Rodney
Joshua Krumenacker, PhD Position Unknown 2003 Murad, Ferid
Lei Deng, PhD M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Research Scientist 2003 Davies, Peter
Cherie Butts, PhD Biogen Idec, Inc. Associate Director 2003 Freedman, Ralph
Wa Xian, PhD UT Health Assistant Professor 2002 Etkin, Laurence
Hongyan Zhong, PhD CV Therapeutics, Inc. Research Scientist 2002 Blackburn, Michael
Xiaoming Cui, PhD Oncology Clinical Pharmacology Dorector/Principal Fellow 2000 Strobel, Henry
Nianhua Xu, PhD Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Senior Scientific Group Leader 1999 Shyu, Ann-Bin
Tomas Cvrk, PhD Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Physician 1999 Strobel, Henry
Chadwick Thompson, PhD ToxStrategies, Inc. Sr. Health Scientist 1999 Strobel, Henry
Quinn Kleerekoper, PhD University of Texas Medical School Research Scientist 1999 Putkey, John
Francisco Brito, PhD University of Los Andes. Faculty 1999 DeMoss, John
Yang Xia, PhD University of Texas Medical School Associate Professor 1998 McMillin, Jeanie
Larisa Kosynkina, PhD Position Unknown 1998 Liang, T. Chyau
Wenzheng Zhang, PhD NIH Visiting Fellow 1998 Dent, Sharon
Sheila Peng, PhD Position Unknown 1998 Shyu, Ann-Bin
Haiying Zhang, PhD Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Investigator 1998 Caprioli, Richard
Haifa Shen, PhD Houston Methodist Hospital Associate Professor of Nanomedicine 1997 Dowhan, William
Chai-An Mao, PhD McGovern Medical School Assistant Professor 1996 Klein, William
Jun Geng, PhD Harbin Medical School, China Assistant Professor 1996 Strobel, Henry
Xiaoling Liu, PhD Baylor College of Medicine Research Associate 1996 DeMoss, John
Keith Ligon, MD/PhD Dana-farber Cancer Institute Director, Chief, Associate Professor 1996 Olson, Eric
Terry Farmer, PhD Terry B. Farmer Consultant 1996 Caprioli, Richard
Robert Burgess, PhD RayBiotech Vice President 1995 Olson, Eric
Weiye Wang, PhD Position Unknown 1995 Klein, William
Mark Emmett, PhD University Of Texas Medical Branch Professor 1995 Caprioli, Richard
Julia Morris, PhD Position Unknown 1995 Klein, William
Jumin Zhou, PhD Kunming Institute of Zoology Professor 1995 Olson, Eric
Hua Peng, PhD Seqwright, Inc. 1995 Lever, Julia
Larry Rohde, PhD University Of Houston-clear Lake Chair, Biological and Environmental Sciences 1995 Carson, Daniel
Anne Hodgson, PhD Position Unknown 1994 Strobel, Henry
Darrell Dotson, PhD The Dotson Law Firm Principal Attorney/Owner 1994 Putkey, John
James Mullen, PhD Morrison & Foerster Llp Patent Partner 1994 Putkey, John
Piero Blanco, PhD University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine an Associate Professor 1993 Weinstock, George
Sijiu Shen, PhD Methodist Hospital Professor 1993 Strobel, Henry
Jon Scales, PhD Midwestern State University Assistant Professor 1993 Perry, W. Michael
Huei-Mei Chen, PhD Bio-rad Laboratories Inc Senior Technical Consultant 1993 Liao, Warren
Joseph Duff, PhD Worcester Polytechnic Institute Associate Professor 1992 Olson, Eric
Xiaomei Jin, PhD Intercept Pharmaceuticals Principal Clinical Research Scientist 1992 Weinstock, George
Carol Maillet, PhD Brescia University, Assoc. Prof 1992 Shur, Barry
Mary Kani, PhD Position Unknown 1992 Klein, William
Craig Hinkley, PhD Position Unknown 1992 Perry, W. Michael
Wenlong Bai, PhD University of South Florida Health Professor, Department Pathology 1992 Arlinghaus, Ralph
Joe Heath, PhD NuGen Technologies Vice President 1992 Weinstock, George
Guy James, PhD Position Unknown 1991 Olson, Eric
Li Li, PhD Wayne State University Associate Professor 1991 Olson, Eric
Chun Ton, PhD Position Unknown 1991 Saunders, Grady
Mengqing Xiang, PhD University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Professor Basic Science 1991 Klein, William
Thomas Brennan, PhD Deltagen, Inc. Associate Scientist 1990 Olson, Eric
Jesus Eraso, PhD The Methodist Hospital Research Institute Assistant Professor 1990 Weinstock, George