Personnel

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Weinstein Lab group photo - virtual meeting, March 27, 2020
A virtual lab meeting during the COVID-19 pandemic, March 27, 2020

Lab Staff

Brant M. Weinstein

Brant M. Weinstein

Senior Investigator
Email: weinsteb@mail.nih.gov
Aniket V. Gore

Aniket V. Gore

Staff Scientist
Email: goreanik@mail.nih.gov
Van N. Pham

Van N. Pham

Lab Manager
Email: phamVa@mail.nih.gov
Daniel Castranova

Daniel Castranova

Aquatic Research Specialist
Email: castrand@mail.nih.gov
Andrew Davis

Andrew Davis

Aquatic Research Specialist
Email: daviandr@mail.nih.gov

Postdoctoral Fellows

Marina Venero Galanternik

Marina Venero Galanternik

Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow
Email: marina.venerogalanternik@nih.gov
Leah Greenspan

Leah Greenspan

Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow
Email: leah.greenspan@nih.gov
Miranda Marvel

Miranda Marvel

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Email: miranda.marvel@nih.gov
Laura Pillay

Laura Pillay

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Email: laura.pillay@nih.gov
Scott Paulissen

Scott Paulissen

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Email: scott.paulissen@nih.gov
Kiyohito Taimatsu

Kiyohito Taimatsu

Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow
Email: kiyohito.taimatsu@nih.gov

Medical Fellows

Oliva Carpinello headshot.

Olivia Carpinello

Clinical Fellow
Email: olivia.carpinello@nih.gov
Maziar Rahmani headshot.

Maziar Rahmani

Clinical Fellow
Email: maziar.rahmani@nih.gov

Postbaccalaureate Fellows

Megan Exeude headshot.

Megan Ezeude

Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow
Email: mega.ezeude@nih.gov
Allison Goldstein headshot.

Allison Goldstein

Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow
Email: allison.goldstein@nih.gov
Jordyn Greenbaum headshot.

Jordyn Greenbaum

Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow
Email: jordyn.greenbaum@nih.gov
Bakary Samasa

Bakary Samasa

Postbaccalaureate IRTA Fellow
Email: bakary.samasa@nih.gov

Weinstein Lab Alumni

(with posts after Weinstein Lab)

Former Postdoctoral Fellows

1997 – 2002 Beth Roman  – Assoc. Professor, U. Pittsburgh
1998 – 2002 Nathan Lawson – Assoc. Professor, U. Massachusetts
1999 – 2001 Andreas Vogel - Regulatory Affairs Director, Laboratoires CTRS & Majorelle, France
2001 – 2006 Makoto Kamei - Res. Officer, SA Health and Med. Res. Inst., Adelaide, AU
2001 – 2005 Jesus Torres-Vazquez - Assoc. Professor, Skirball Institute, NYU, NY
2002 – 2003 Moon-Kyoung Bae – Assoc. Professor, Pusan National University, Korea 
2003 – 2006 Kameha Kidd - Policy Analyst, NCRR, NIH, Bethesda, MD
2004 – 2005 Kenna Shaw - Executive Director, Institute for Personalized Cancer Therapy,MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
2004 – 2009 Karina Yaniv – Assoc. Professor, Weizmann Inst., Israel
2006 – 2009 Cathy McKinney - Research Specialist, Stowers Institute, Kansas City, MO
2006 – 2012 Young-Ryun Cha – Sr. Scientist & Team Leader, Cellivery Therapeutics, Inc., Seoul, Korea
2006 – 2012 Matthew Swift – Zebrafish Core Director, Georgetown U., Washington, DC
2007 – 2012 Misato Fujita – Ass’t. Professor, Kanagawa University, Kanagawa, Japan
2008 – 2010 Mariana Melani – Assoc. Investigator, Leloir Foundation. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2009 – 2012 Weijun Pan – Assoc. Prof., Shanghai Inst. for Biological Sciences, China
2010 – 2013 Katherine Monzo – Lecturer, University of Maryland
2010 – 2015 Timothy Mulligan – Research Fellow, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
2010 – 2015 Jianxin Yu  –Technical Sales Executive, WuXi AppTec, Princeton, NJ
2009 – 2016 Matthew Butler – Sr. Scientist, SeraCare Life Sciences, Gaithersburg, MD
2010 – 2016 Shlomo Krispin – Sr. Project Manager, Israeli Biotechnological Research Ltd, Yavneh, Hamerkaz, Israel
2011 – 2018 Amber Stratman  – Ass’t. Professor, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2013 – 2019 Mayumi Miller – Primary Investigator, Food and Drug Administration
2014 – 2020 Hyun Min Jung  – Ass’t. Professor, U. Illinois,  Chicago, IL

Former Postbaccalaureate Fellows

2001 – 2003 Joshua Mugford - Graduate Student, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
2002 – 2003 Jason Berk - Medical Student, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2003 – 2004  Mark McElwain - Graduate Student, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
2012 – 2013 Brett Athans – Medical Student, U. Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
2012 – 2013 Eric Sause – Nutritional Data Analyst, Food and Drug Administration
2013 – 2014 Sofia Pezoa - Graduate Student, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
2013 – 2015 Kristin Johnson - Graduate Student, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
2014 – 2016 Olivia Farrelly - Graduate Student, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2014 – 2016 Chase Melick - Graduate Student, University of Texas, Southwestern, Dallas TX
2015 – 2017 Margaret Burns - Graduate Student, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2016 – 2018 Kelly Tomins - Graduate Student, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
2016 – 2018 Natalie Aloi - Graduate Student, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2016 – 2018 Ciara Hu - Graduate Student, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2017 – 2019 Ryan Gober – Graduate Student, University of Miami, Miami, WA
2018 – 2020 Alexandra Fister - Graduate Student, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2018 – 2020 Avery Swearer - Graduate Student, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2018 – 2020 Joseph Yano  - Graduate Student, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2019 – 2020 Keith Barnes  - Graduate Student, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Lab Group Photos

2019

Weinstein Lab group photo - April 3, 2019

2017

Weinstein lab staff.

2016

Weinstein lab staff in 2016.

2014

Weinstein lab staff in 2014.

2013

Weinstein lab staff in 2013.

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