Members

 Post-doctoral Fellows


hollyHolly Hunsberger, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D., West Virginia University 
hh2694@cumc.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7316
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Alessia Mastrodonato, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
B.A., University of Rome, Italy
M.S., University of Rome, Italy
Ph.D., Catholic University School of Medicine 
mastrod@nyspi.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7316
 

 

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Postdoctoral Fellow
B.S., The University of Texas at Austin
M.S., The University of Texas at Austin
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin, Rebecca Richards-Kortum

Post-doctoral Fellow, Cornell University, Watt Webb Laboratory 
pavlova@nyspi.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7119

 

 

Graduate Students


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Josephine McGowan
Ph.D. Student
B.A., Barnard College

jcm2222@cumc.columbia.edu
(646) 774-8915
 
 
 
 
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Briana Chen

Ph.D. Student

B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

bkc2120@cumc.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7318
 
 
 

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Marcos Lanio
M.D./Ph.D. Student
M.Phil., University of Cambridge
B.A., Princeton University

 
 
ml3696@cumc.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7118
 
 
 
 
photo_sofiaSofia Leal Coelho de Oliveira Santos
M.D./Ph.D. Student

 

ss5275@cumc.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7315

 

 

 

 

 

Research Technicians


Christina LaGamma
Lab Manager
B.A., Barnard College

lagamma@nyspi.columbia.edu
(646) 774-7315
 
 
 
 
 

Shannon Shipley PHOTOShannon Shipley
Lab Manager
B.A., Columbia College
I.I. Rabi Scholar

scs2194@columbia.edu
(646) 774-7121

 

 

Undergraduates


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 sac2199@columbia.edu

 

 

 

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oc2214@columbia.edu 

 

 

 

 

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I.I. Rabi Scholar

as5460@columbia.edu

 

 

Yasmine AymanYasmine Ayman

yra2102@columbia.edu

 

 

 

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Emma Martinez 

eam2240@columbia.edu

 

 

 

 

 

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Drew Posner

ahp2149@columbia.edu

 

 

 

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Allegra De Landri

ad3392@columbia.edu

 

 

 

 

 

High School Students



IMG_3525Gabriella Napoli 

BRAINYAC Program

 

 

 

 

 

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Honorary Member


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Charlotte Chalifoux

Lab Giggler and Entertainer 

 

 

 

 

Past Lab Members


1174719_10152005101701747_1768497796_nEva Alba, B.A. 

Research Technician, 2011-2013 

Current position: Medical Student, Columbia University

 

 

 

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Alejandro Cazzulino, B.A.

Undergraduate, Research Technician

Current position: Medical Student, University of Pennsylvania

 

 

 

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Kimberly Laughman, B.A. 

Undergraduate 

Current Position: Medical Student, Columbia University

 

 

 

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Sean Lim, B.A.
Lab Manager / Research Technician

Current Position: M.D./Ph.D. Student, Columbia University

 

 

 

Jennifer 001Jennifer Perusini, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Co-Founder/CEO at Neurovation Labs, Inc.
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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Rebecca Brachman, Ph.D. 

Graduate Student, 2010-2014

Current position: Consultant 

 

 

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Farah Taslima

Undergraduate, 2014-2015

 

 

 

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Visiting Student, Fordham University

 

 

JustinJustin Truglio

Undergraduate, 2016-2017

 

 

 

 

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Undergraduate, 2016-2017

 

 

 

 

1743634_10153119684037738_8261970031285957370_nNikki Tomm, B.A. 

Research Technician, 2011-2014

Current position: Medical Student, University of Minnesota

 

 

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Randy Martinez

High School Student, 2014-2015

 

 

 

 

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