Alumni : NIDDK

Scientific Programs


This page features former colleagues who have worked in our laboratory since its creation in 1985.

Myunggi Baik
(1991 - 1992)
current position: Professor, The Chonnam University, South Korea

Sanita Bharti (2004-2005)
current position: Research fellow, NEI, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
Brian Bierie (2000-2003)
current position: post-doc, The Whitehead Institute, Cambridge, MA, USA

Celine Bry (2002-2003)
current position: Director of public relations Genoway, Grenoble, France

Krista Buono (2002-2005)
current position: Graduate Student, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark Campus, NJ, USA

Thomas Burdon (1989 - 1992)
current position: Group Leader, The Roslin Institute, Edinburgh, GB
Burdon lab

Karen Yongzhi Cui (1999-2006)
current position: Scientist, NCI, Bethesda, MD, USA
Patricia Dierisseau (1997 - 1999)
current position: Nephrologist, Baltimore, MD, USA

Dagmar Ewald (1995 - 1996)
current position: Scientist, Gene Center, University of Munich, Germany

Changge Fang (2005)
current position: post-doc, NCI, NIH

Marta I. Gallego (1997 - 2001)
current position: Group Leader, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
Institute web site
Peter Ghazal (1986 - 1989)
current position: Professor of Virology, University of Edinburgh, Scotland & Professor, Scripps Institute, La Jolla
Ghazal lab

Kathrin Heermeier (1994 -1997)
current position: Senior Scientist, Aventis Pharma, Frankfurt, Germany

Atsushi Hosui (2005-2008)
current position: Assistant Professor, University of Osaka, Medical School, Osaka, Japan
Robin Humphreys (1996 - 2001)
current position: Senior Scientist, Human Genome Sciences, Rockville, Maryland

Ji-Yeon Lee (2003 - 2007)
current position: Staff Scientist, Chungnam Medical School, Daejeon, Korea

Fabienne LeProvost (1999 - 2001)
current position: Senior Scientist, INRA, Jouy-en-Josas, France
web page
Xiuwen Liu (1994 - 1997)
current position: Director of Research, Epitomics,

Henryk Lubon (1985 - 1989)
past position: Director, Transgenic Research, American Red Cross, Rockville, MD

Cyril Martin (2005 - 2007)
current position: Business School, Paris, France

Robert McKnight (1989 - 1994)
current position: Research Assistant Professor, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Bob'sweb site
Keiko Miyoshi (1999 - 2001)
current position: Assistant Professor, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan

Jan A. Mol (2002 - 2003)
current position: Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences of Companion Animals, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands

Fanta V. Morgan (2000 - 2002)
current position: Podiatrist, Dover, Delaware
Risu Na (2006 - 2008)
current position: Physician, Shanghai, PRC

Rashmi V. Nemade (2001 - 2002)
current position: CEO & President, BioMedText, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, USA
Rashmi's web site
Hans-Helmut Niller (1988 - 1991)
current position: Investigator, University of Regensburg, Germany

Masahiro Nozawa (2000 - 2002)
current position: Assistant Professor, Osaka Medical School, Osaka, Japan

Margit Pacher-Zavisin (2005)
current position: Austrian Federal Regulatory Agency, Vienna, Austria

Christoph Pittius (1986 - 1989)
current position: Vice President Global Business Development, Jubilant Biosys & Chemsys
web page
Greg Riedlinger (1999 - 2002)
current position: M.D./Ph.D. student, Wake Forest Medical School, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

Jean-Pierre 'Chip' Renou (2001 - 2002)
current position: Scientist and leader of the Transcriptome group, INRA, Evry, France
web page
Edmund B. Rucker III (1996 - 2000)
current position: Associate Professor, Dept. of Biology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Rucker lab
Avi Shamay (1989 - 1992)
current position: Scientist, The Volcani Center, Israel
web page
Moshe Shani (1999 - 2000)
current position: Senior Researcher, Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center, Israel

Jonathan Shillingford (1997 - 2003)
current position: Senior Scientist, UC Santa Barbara
web page
Svetlana Stegalkina (1997 - 2000)
current position: The Institute of Genome Research (TIGR), Rockville, MD

Natalie Strunnikova (1997 - 1999)
current position: Staff Scientist National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA

Wei Tang (2002 - 2004)
current position: student, University of Maryland; Army Reserve

Ulrich Tillmann (1992 - 1993)
curent position: Business Development Manager, Millipore, Germany

Kay-Uwe Wagner (1995 - 2000)
current position: Associate Professor, Omaha Cancer Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Wagner lab

Ulrike Wagner (1997 - 2000)
curent position: Internet Developer and Domain Expert for the National Cancer Institute.  She workes out of Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Kate Walton (1998 - 2001)
current position: Post-doc, Michigan
Lloyd Webster (2004 - 2005)
current position: UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School
about Lloyd

Ling Zhao (2000 - 2004)
current position: Staff Scientist, NHGRI, Bethesda, USA

What happened to former summer students / interns?

Christoph Westphal (1988)
MD/PhD Harvard
current position: CEO Sirtris
Christoph's web site
more info

Justin McShane (1998, 99)
Franklin and Marshall (2003
Dickinson Law (2006)
Attorney and CEO

Doug Rosenthal (1998)
Princeton (2004) info
Harvard Law (2007)
Attorney in Washington, DC

Carolyn Rosenthal (1999)
Tufts (class of 2009)

Franziska Hampel (2003)
PhD program TU Munich

Amy Rosenthal (2001)
Harvard (class of 2011)

Rachel Wallwork (2003)
Swarthmore (class of 2010)

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