Lab Alumni

Former Residents/Fellows

Catherine Byrd, MD

Previous Role: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Elizabeth Colwell, MD

Previous Role: Integrated Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident 

Current Role/Institution: Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Deven Patel, MD

Previous role: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Current Role/Institution: Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow, Johns Hopkins Hospital

Sean Wightman, MD

Previous Role: Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow - General Thoracic

Current Role/Institution: Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California

Jeffery Yang, MD

Previous Role: Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellow - General Thoracic

Current Role/Institution: Attending Thoracic Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Former Staff

Jalen Benson

Previous Role: Research Assistant

Current Role/Institution: Second year medical student, Harvard Medical School

Winston Trope

Previous Role: Lab Assistant

Current Role/Institution: First year medical student, Yale School of Medicine

Yoyo Wang

Previous Role: Research Associate with the Stanford Thoracic Surgery Clinical Research Program and in Dr. Joseph Shrager’s translational research lab at the Palo Alto VA

Current Role/Institution: Third year medical student, University of Michigan Medical School