Members

Members

Abraham Palmer

Principal Investigator

Location: BRF2 3A24
Phone: 858-534-2093
Email: aapalmer@ucsd.edu

    Oksana Polesskaya

    Scientific Coordinator

    Location: BRF2 3A32
    Phone: 858-534-2072
    Email: opolesskaya@ucsd.edu

      Hannah Wladecki

      Lab Manager/Technician

      Location: BRF2 3217 FF
      Phone: 858-822-4035
      Email: hwladecki@ucsd.edu

        Amanda Barkley-Levenson

        Post Doc

        Location: BRF2 3217 GG
        Phone: 858-822-4035
        Email: ambarkleylevenson@ucsd.edu

          Yu-yu Ren

          Post Doc

          Location: BRF2 3217 II
          Phone: 858-822-4035
          Email: yur008@ucsd.edu

            Sandra Sanchez

            Post Doc

            Location: BRF2 3217 FF
            Phone: 858-822-4035
            Email: s5sanchezroige@ucsd.edu

              Alex Gileta

              Grad Student

              Location: BRF2 3217 JJ
              Phone: 858-822-4035
              Email: agileta@uchicago.edu

                Xinzhu Zhou

                Grad Student

                Location: BRF2 3217 GG
                Phone: 858-822-4035
                Email: xiz152@ucsd.edu

                  Jianjun Gao

                  Biostatistician

                  Location: BRF2 3217 HH
                  Phone: 858-822-4035
                  Email: jig028@ucsd.edu

                    Apurva Chitre

                    Biostatistician

                    Location: BRF2 3A32
                    Phone: 858-534-2072
                    Email: aschitre@ucsd.edu

                      Riyan Cheng

                      Associate Project Scientist

                      Location: BRF2 3217 II
                      Phone: 858-822-4035
                      Email: ric025@ucsd.edu

                        Amelie Baud

                        Visiting Scholar

                        Location: BRF2 3217 HH
                        Phone: 858-822-4035
                        Email: abaud@ucsd.edu

                         

                          Undergraduates

                          Frances Lagarda

                          Fourth Year

                            Jazlene Mallari

                              Amy Lee

                                Alejandra Nicanor

                                  Past Lab Members

                                  Christine Ponder

                                  Grad Student
                                  2003-2007

                                  Currently Associate Director at NYU Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

                                    Richard Williams IV

                                    Jackie Lim

                                    Post Doc
                                    2006-2008

                                    Currently Research Scientist at Duke University

                                      Michaelanne Munoz

                                      Lab Technician
                                      2006-2008

                                      Currently Post Doc at Department of Neuroscience - Tufts University

                                        David Rosenberg

                                        Grad Student
                                        2009-2011

                                        Currently a 3rd year medical student at UIC (Chicago campus) and part of the 'Innovations in Medicine' program.

                                          Michael DeMeyer

                                          Lab Technician
                                          2009-2011

                                          Currently Administrative Intern at The Comprehensive Group

                                            Greta Sokoloff

                                            Research Associate
                                            2007-2011

                                            Currently Research Associate at Department of Psychology - University of Iowa

                                              Garrett Birkhoff

                                              Lab Technician
                                              2011-2012

                                                Margaret Distler

                                                Grad Student
                                                2008-2012

                                                Currently completing Psychiatry Residency Training Program at University of California Los Angeles

                                                  Clarissa Parker

                                                  Amy Hart

                                                  Emmanuel Aryee

                                                  Lab Technician
                                                  2012-2013

                                                  Currently MD Student at Geisel School of Medicine - Dartmouth College

                                                    Peter Carbonetto

                                                    Post Doc
                                                    2013-2014

                                                    Currently Computational Biologist at Ancestry.com - DNA Science Division

                                                      Camila Barrios Camacho

                                                      PREP Scholar
                                                      2013-2014

                                                      Currently PhD Student at Tufts University

                                                        Emily Leung

                                                        Lab Technician
                                                        2012-2014

                                                        Currently MPH Student at Mailman School of Public Health - Columbia University

                                                          Shyam Gopalakrishnan

                                                          Post-Doc
                                                          2011-2015

                                                          Currently Post Doc at EvoGenomics at the Natural History Museum of Denmark

                                                            Katherine Johnston McMurray

                                                            Grad Student
                                                            2012-2015

                                                            Currently Post Doc with Dr. Renu Sah at the University of Cincinnati

                                                              Jungkyun Seo

                                                              Biostatistician
                                                              2015-2016

                                                              Currently PhD student at Duke University

                                                                April Williams

                                                                Post Doc
                                                                2015-2017

                                                                Currently Bioinformatics Scientist at Arima Genomics

                                                                  Celine St. Pierre

                                                                  Lab Manager/Technician
                                                                  2012-2017

                                                                  Currently PhD student at
                                                                  Washington University, St. Louis, MO

                                                                    Laura Sittig

                                                                    Post Doc
                                                                    2012-2017

                                                                      Kayla Chase

                                                                      Post Doc
                                                                      2015-2017

                                                                      Currently Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago, IL

                                                                        Natalia Gonzales

                                                                        Grad Student
                                                                        2011-2017

                                                                         

                                                                          Past Undergraduates

                                                                          Chetan Huded

                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                          2006

                                                                            Andrew Lee Chen

                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                            2006-2007

                                                                              Ben Postone

                                                                              High School
                                                                              2008

                                                                                Qian Zhang

                                                                                Undergraduate
                                                                                2008

                                                                                  Ben Chang

                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                  2006-2009

                                                                                    Melissa Graham

                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                    2006-2009
                                                                                    Honors Thesis

                                                                                      Kaitlin Samocha

                                                                                      Undergraduate
                                                                                      2006-2010
                                                                                      Honors Thesis

                                                                                        Elizabeth Wagner

                                                                                        Undergraduate
                                                                                        2010

                                                                                          Colin Walker

                                                                                          High School
                                                                                          2010

                                                                                            Stacey Kirkpatrick

                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                            2008-2010

                                                                                              Marie Wu

                                                                                              Undergraduate
                                                                                              2011

                                                                                                Loren Kole

                                                                                                High School / Undergraduate
                                                                                                2009-2011

                                                                                                  Michael Guido

                                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                                  2009-2012

                                                                                                    Alexandra Dattilo

                                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                                    2011-2012

                                                                                                      Joe Davis

                                                                                                      Undergraduate
                                                                                                      2011-2012

                                                                                                        Naomi Gorfinkle

                                                                                                        Undergraduate
                                                                                                        2009-2013

                                                                                                          Emily Tixier

                                                                                                          High School / Undergraduate
                                                                                                          2010-2013

                                                                                                            Matt Cheung

                                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                                            2012-2014

                                                                                                              Yeonhee Park

                                                                                                              Undergraduate
                                                                                                              2011-2014

                                                                                                                Phillip Stephens

                                                                                                                Summer Student
                                                                                                                2014
                                                                                                                (from Morehouse College via Leadership Alliance Program)

                                                                                                                  Miranda Scarlata

                                                                                                                  High School
                                                                                                                  2014

                                                                                                                    Alisha Ho

                                                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                                                    2014-2015

                                                                                                                      Shibani Chettri

                                                                                                                      Summer Student
                                                                                                                      2015
                                                                                                                      (from The Ohio State University via NIDA Center for Outbred Rats REHU)

                                                                                                                        Kyle Engel

                                                                                                                        Undergraduate
                                                                                                                        2013-2015

                                                                                                                          Africa McLeod

                                                                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                                                                          2015

                                                                                                                            Rachael MaGuire

                                                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                                                            2015

                                                                                                                              Liz Joyce

                                                                                                                              Undergraduate
                                                                                                                              2014-2015

                                                                                                                                Brittny Bloomenstiel

                                                                                                                                Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                2014-2015

                                                                                                                                  Charissa Newkirk

                                                                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                  2014-2015

                                                                                                                                    Alex Ho

                                                                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                    2014-2015

                                                                                                                                      Kathy Zhou

                                                                                                                                      Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                      2015

                                                                                                                                        Elizabeth Lipschultz

                                                                                                                                        Undergraduate / Summer Student
                                                                                                                                        2015-2016
                                                                                                                                        (2016: from University of Chicago via NIDA Center for Outbred Rats REU)

                                                                                                                                          Kate Krauss

                                                                                                                                          Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                          2013-2015

                                                                                                                                            Nishant Mysore

                                                                                                                                            Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                            2017

                                                                                                                                              Yuya Zhao

                                                                                                                                              Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                              2017

                                                                                                                                                Yvette Tan

                                                                                                                                                Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                                2017

                                                                                                                                                  John Shin

                                                                                                                                                  Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                                  2017

                                                                                                                                                    Fangchao He

                                                                                                                                                    Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                                    2017

                                                                                                                                                      Daniel Liu

                                                                                                                                                      High School
                                                                                                                                                      2017