Former Fellows

Name Years Research Where Now (Sept 2020)
David Huland, PhD 2017-2019 Design and Evaluation of a Wearable System for the Multimodal Imaging of Breast Abnormalities Consultant, Boston Consulting Group
Justin Klein, PhD 2017-2019 Development of the beta microscope for single cell radionuclide imaging Currently searching for an industry position in molecular imaging/imaging sciences
James Bishop, PhD 2019-2019 Novel Image-Guided Approach for Treating Cancer Pain using Low-Intensity Focused Ultrasound and Caged Pharmaceuticals Postdoctoral Fellow (Funded by F32), Airan Lab, Department of Radiology, Stanford University
Tae Jin Kim, PhD 2017-2018 Microfluidic Platform for Studying Single-cell Pharmacodynamics of PET Tracers Senior Hardware Engineer, Luca Medical Systems
Jessica Klockow, PhD 2015-2018 PET/Optical Probes for Cancer Imaging Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University
Sayan Mullick Chowdhury, PhD 2015-2017 Ultrasound-guided therapeutic modulation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma using Comple-mentary miRNA's Scientist, Theragnostic Technologies
Joshua Cates, PhD 2013-2017 PET Detector Technologies with Combined Time-of-Flight (ToF) and Depth-of-Interaction (DoI) Capabilities Research Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Shiva Abbaszadeh, PhD 2014-2016

Advanced positron emission mammography system for imaging the next generation of breast cancer tracers

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz
Michael Mastanduno, PhD 2014-2016 Combined ultrasonic and photoacoustic molecular imaging illuminates structure and function for early detection of human ovarian cancer Data Scientist, Health Catalyst
Annalisa Pawlosky, PhD 2013-2016 Dynamics of normal and aberrant Hedgehog pathway signaling Research Biochemist, Google
Moiz Ahmad, PhD
2012-2015 X-ray Fluorescence based Molecular Imaging Assistant Professor, Department of Imaging Physics, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas
Katheryne Wilson, PhD 2012-2015 Molecular Imaging of Hemoglobin and Lipid Content in Breast Cancer with Multivariate Spectroscopic Photoacoustic Imaging Instructor, Department of Radiology, Stanford University
Robert Michael Angelo, PhD 2012-2014 Immunohistochemical multiplexing using mass spectrometry Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Stanford University
Timothy Larson, PhD 2012-2014 Nanoparticle surface coatings; nanoparticle/plasma interactions Marketing Specialist, Takara Bio USA Inc.
Tianyi Krupka, PhD 2011 Design of controlled and targeted thermal sensitizer for enhancing radiofrequency ablation Unknown
Adam Cole, PhD 2011 Enhancing magnetic iron oxide nanoparticle targeting to brain tumors Patent Agent at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati
Rehan Ali, PhD 2010-2013 Applications of Microscopy Image Analysis and Modeling in Characterizing the mechanisms of hypoxia-mediated drug resistance Lead Data Scientist, Evori Ltd.
Prachi Pandit, PhD 2010-2013 Non-cartesian MR microscopy for cancer imaging in small animals Specialist, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco
Jesse Jokerst, PhD 2009-2013 Nanoparticles for biomarker measurements in vitro; nanoparticle contrast agents for clinical applications

Associate Professor, Department of NanoEngineering, University of California, San Diego

Jokerst Lab

Eric Gonzalez, PhD 2009-2012 Infrared spectroscopy and theoretical studies of group IV Unknown
Nicholas Conley, PhD 2009-2012 Elucidating the details of biological signaling pathways, developing high-affinity peptide binders to small molecules using the yeast-display platform, single-molecule fluorescence imaging and spectroscopy, organic and organometallic synthesis, and fullerene chemistry Principal Research Engineer, HGST/Western Digital
Benjamin Cosgrove, PhD 2008-2011 Ex vivo rejuvenation and expansion of muscle stem cells from aged mice Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University

Cosgrove Lab
Sharon Hori, PhD 2008-2011 Mechanistic math models of receptor-mediated and biomembrane transport in health and disease Instructor, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Department of Radiology
Marybeth A. Pysz, PhD 2008-2011

Molecular ultrasound imaging

Scientist II, Stem CentRx
Henry Haeberle, PhD 2008-2010

Mechanisms of mechanotransduction in merkel cells

Life Science Application Scientista at Thorlabs
Hua Fan-Minogue, PhD 2007-2010 Evaluating MYC as a therapeutic target for triple negative breast cancer Research Scientist, Stanford University
Keith Hartman, PhD 2007-2009 Design and optimization of carbon nanotubes as molecular capsules for medical imaging and therapy Director, Corporate Strategy - Home Modalities at DaVita
Ted Chu, PhD 2007-2008 Anti-cancer and anti-viral aptameters Research Molecular Biologist, USDA
Richard Kimura, PhD 2006-2009 Real-time imaging of the targeted delivery of a cytotoxic agent to a tumor Research Scientist, Canary Center at Stanford for Cancer Early Detection
Hen-Tzu (Jill) Lin, PhD 2006-2009 Mathematical modeling of cancer initiation, progression and treatment Analytics Manager, Genentech
Jennifer Prescher, PhD 2006-2009 CIK cell trafficking in vivo: A look at the glycans Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Irvine

Prescher Lab
Bryan Smith, PhD 2006-2009 Imaging nanoparticle behavior in small animal models Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Michigan State University