Caroline is a sophomore majoring in Human Biology who is passionate
about increasing healthcare access for underserved populations. In the
future, she hopes to attend medical school and eventually become a
Annika is a junior majoring in Biology. Outside of lab, she enjoys playing guitar, going outside, and working for Fascinate, Stanford's undergraduate popular science publication. Her life goals include doing science, biking to work, recording an EP, and having a dog that can run with her off leash.
Dr. Imielski is training to become an academic leader in the next generation of cardiac surgeons, with a passion for excellence in clinical practice, research and education. He joined Stanford in 2016 to complete a Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship with a focus in arrhythmia mapping and surgery under the mentorship of Dr. Anson Lee. He is pursuing his Integrated Thoracic Surgery Residency training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Carlos is a visiting rising second-year medical student from Rutgers
New Jersey Medical School. He is interested in addressing health care
disparities among minority populations and will be researching Latino
outcomes after undergoing a TAVR. Outside of research, he is an avid
salsa dancer, teaches beginner salsa and bachata to the Rutgers NJMS
community, and enjoys spending time with his family.
Albert is an undergraduate at Washington University majoring in neuroscience and hopes to attend medical school. He will be working on both the ablation and HITT projects with the Lee Lab. Outside of academics, Albert enjoys skiing, painting, and walking dogs.
Jonathan is currently a rising junior studying Electrical Engineering with a concentration in bioelectronics and signal processing. He is interested in studying and learning more about how electrical impulses are connected in the body. He is currently working to develop a portable telemetry device for post-operative atrial fibrillation and on comparisons of medical devices.
Brianna is a visiting second-year medical student from New York Medical College. She is conducting clinical research in atrial fibrillation, and plans on incorporating research into her future career as a physician.
Patrick is a postdoctoral research fellow and current resident in cardiothoracic surgery at Stanford. His interests include the development of a biologic atrial pacemaker and high-spatiotemporal-resolution cardiac mapping of atrial fibrillation. Outside the lab he enjoys spending time with family, including his two pugs, and dabbling in woodworking.
Beatty is a high school student at Menlo School and will graduate in 2019. In the future, she hopes to pursue a career in medicine. In her free time, she enjoys playing volleyball, cooking, and drinking coffee.
Samantha, a member of The University of Illinois Laboratory High School’s class of 2019, is wildly curious and plans to study MCB while following a pre-medical track in college. Ultimately, she aspires to become a surgeon and conduct research. In her spare time, Samantha loves playing soccer, reading poetry, and listening to music.
Will is an undergraduate student at the University of Southern
California studying Global Health. Founder and president of an
organization called Project Malawi, Will and a few classmates will be
responsible for delivering close to million dollars of medical supplies
to indigent hospitals in the Northern Region of Malawi and researching
the efficacy of this donation on maternal health. He is also an EMT, and
plans on going to medical school after graduating.
Lisa is a medical student at Stanford, who is currently enjoying her research year working on high-resolution cardiac mapping of atrial fibrillation. She grew up in China and Singapore. In the future, she hopes to address the rapidly growing burden of cardiovascular diseases in developing countries through clinical service and technological innovations.
Samantha is currently a junior at Boston University majoring in Human Physiology on the Pre-med track. After graduating, she plans to go to medical school and pursue a career in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery. She is a coffee aficionado and lover of Spanish music.
Yurim is an incoming freshman at the University of California San Diego, who grew up in Thailand, and plans to major in Neurobiology on the Pre-med track. Outside of research, she enjoys playing basketball and travelling.