Current and Past Lab Members

Current Members

Elizabeth Fogarty

Ph.D. Student

Neuroscience Program

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Project: Defining SOX10 promoter usage in myelinating Schwann Cells

Rebecca Meyer-Schuman

Ph.D. Student

Department of Human Genetics

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Project: Predictive modeling to assess threonyl-tRNA synthetase for a role in dominant and recessive human disease

Molly Kuo

MSTP Student

Cellular and Molecular Biology Program

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Project: Defining the role of cysteinyl-tRNA synthetase in recessive human disease phenotypes

Anthony Antonellis, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Human Genetics

Email: antonell@umich.edu

Twitter: @sequenceman

Alumni

Natasha Golovchenko

Research Associate

Fall 2017 - Summer 2019

Current Position: Ph.D. Student, Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Newark

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Chetna Gopinath, Ph.D.

Cellular and Molecular Biology Program

Defended Thesis in November 2017

Current Position: Associate Scientific Communications Director, Roche-Genentech

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Stephanie Oprescu

Research Associate

Summer 2014 - Summer 2017

Current Position: Ph.D. Student, Purdue University

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Kayla Smith

Undergraduate UROP Student

2016 - 2017 Academic Year

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Miranda Rogers, M.S.

M.S. Student

Department of Human Genetics

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William Law, Ph.D.

Department of Human Genetics

Defended Ph.D. April 2016

Current Position: Post-doctoral fellow in Andy McCallion’s lab, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

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Laurie Griffin, M.D., Ph.D.

Cellular and Molecular Biology (MSTP Student)

Defended Ph.D. March 2016

Current Position: Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident, Brown Medical School

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Alex Kolenda

UROP Student

2013 - 2015 Academic Years

Current Position: Medical Student, University of Michigan

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Sarah Kawar

UROP Student

2013 - 2014 Academic Year

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Rachel Wallen, M.S.

M.S. Student, Human Genetics

Winter 2012 - Winter 2014

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Megan Brewer, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Winter 2011 - Fall 2013

Current Position: Senior Hospital Scientist, ANZAC Research Institute, Concord, Australia.

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Aimee Vester

Undergraduate Researcher and Research Technician

Fall 2009 - Spring 2013

Current Position: M.D./Ph.D. Student, Emory School of Medicine.

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Heather McLaughlin, Ph.D.

Department of Human Genetics

Defended Ph.D. in May 2012

Current Position: Clinical Molecular Geneticist, Invitae

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Chani Hodonsky

Research Technician

Summer 2009 - Spring 2012

Current Position: Ph.D. Student, University of North Carolina

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Kira Charney

Research Technician

Fall 2009 - Summer 2011

Current Position: Hospital Medicine Specialist, Northwestern Medical Group

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Stephanie Baum

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Neuroscience Honors Student

Winter 2010 - Spring 2011

Current Position: Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident, Lenox Hill Hospital

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