Habtezion Lab

Aida Habtezion, MD, MSc
Principal Investigator
Ballinger-Swindells Endowed Scholar


Dr. Habtezion's current research addresses leukocyte recruitment and immune responses in diseases affecting the digestive organs. Dr. Habtezion obtained her medical degree from McMaster University, completed an Internal Medicine residency at the University of Western Ontario, a Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of Toronto, and a post doctoral research fellowship at Stanford University. Her research is supported by foundation and National Institutes of Health grants.

Stanford CAP Profile

Stanford Bio-X Profile

ChEM-H Institute Fellow

 

 

Current Members

Randi Frias

  • Administrative Associate
  • Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • 300 Pasteur Drive, Alway Bldg, Rm M211
  • P: 650.497.9265   F: 650.723.5488
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Nielsen Fernandez-Becker, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Project: Immune Pathways and Responses in Celiac Disease
  • Member 2012- present
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Laren Becker, MD, PhD   

  • Instructor
  • Project – The role of macrophages in GI motility and aging
  • Member 2012 – Present
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Sid Sinha, MD    

  • Assistant Professor
  • Project – Topical and novel therapies in ulcerative colitis
  • Member 2012 – Present
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Yeneneh Haileselassie, PhD    

  • Postdoc
  • Project - Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Member 2017 - Present
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Estelle Spear, PhD

  • Postdoc
  • Project - ENS and inflammation
  • Member 2017 - Present
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Murli Manohar, PhD

  • Postdoc
  • Project - Pancreatitis
  • Member 2018 - Present
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Gulshan Singh, PhD 

  • Postdoc
  • Host-microbial pathways in intestinal inflammation
  • Member 2018 - Present
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Elaina Jones, PhD

  • Postdoc
  • Project - Pancreatitis
  • Member 2018 - Present

Lawrence Bai

  • PhD Student, Immunology
  • Co-mentor: Purvesh Khatri, PhD
  • Member 2017 - Present
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“Yoni” Samuel Rubin    

  • PhD Student, Immunology
  • Project – Single-cell immune profiling in IBD
  • Co-mentor: William Robinson, MD, PhD
  • Member 2016 – Present
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Hong NamKoong, PhD

  • Postdoc
  • Project- Enteric nervous system and IBD
  • Member 2016-Present
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Andres Gottfried Blackmore, MD, PhD

  • Gastroenterology Fellow and Postdoc
  • Project: Enteric nervous system and IBD
  • Member 2016-Present
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Bomi Lee, PhD

  • Postdoc
  • Project- Inflammatory pathways in acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Member 2016-Present

Cuiping Li, MD, PhD    

  • Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Projects – Examinations of Host-Microbiome Differences in Patients With History of IBD; Pathogenisis and Investigating Mechanisms in Pancreatic Diseases
  • Member 2011 – 2012;  2018 - present
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Allison Ji

Research Assistant

Member 2018 - present

Yujun Yang    

  • Research Assistant
  • Member 2016 – Present
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Yi Wei    

  • Research Assistant
  • Member 2011 – 2013 and 2016 – Present
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Swati Toppo, MS

  • Clinical Research Coordinator Associate
  • Project - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) registry
  • Member 2018 - present
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Gotzone Garay, PhD 

  • Clinical Research Coordinator II
  • Project - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) registry
  • Member 2018 - present
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Summer Interns

Claire Lei

 2018 SIMR student working with Andres