XTNC Trainees and Faculty Mentors

Program Directors

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Bennett Goldberg, PhD          Doug Faller, MD-PhD
Phone: 617.353.5789               Phone: 617.638.4173
e-mail: goldberg@bu.edu         e-mail: dfaller@bu.edu

2015-16 Trainees

Kenny Chou
Graduate Student
Biomedical Engineering

Jessica Keenan
Graduate Student
Bioinformatics

Ali Khanehzar
Graduate Student
Chemistry

Fabrice LaRoche
Post-doctoral Fellow
Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

Patrick Stoiber
Graduate Student
Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry

Nitinun “Bell” Varongchayakul
Graduate Student
Biomedical Engineering

Chen Khuan Wong
Graduate Student
Genetics and Genomics

Jialiu Zeng
Graduate Student
Biomedical Engineering

Xiaoguang Zhao
Graduate Student
Mechanical Engineering

Faculty Mentors

Rhoda Alani, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology

Salomon Amar, PhD-DDS
Professor, Department of Molecular & Cell Biology

Stephan Anderson, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology

Rita Blanchard, MD 
Associate Professor of Medicine

Chris Chen, MD, PhD
Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Allison Dennis, PhD
Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Doug Faller, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, and Laboratory Medicine

Hui Feng, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine

Neil Ganem, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine

Bennett Goldberg, PhD
Professor of Physics, Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering

Mark Grinstaff, PhD
Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering

Ulla Hansen, PhD
Professor of Biology

Vicky Herrera, PhD
Professor of Medicine

Maria Kukuruzinska, PhD
Professor of Molecular and Cell Biology

Amit Meller, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Tyrone Porter, PhD
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Bjorn Reinhard, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Darren Roblyer, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Hemant Roy, MD
Professor of Medicine

Orian Shirihai, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Trevor Siggers, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biology

Anurag Singh, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine

Sam Thiagalingam, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Genetics & Genomics and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Vickery Trinkaus-Randall, PhD
Professor of Medicine

Selim Unlu, PhD
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Material Science

Joyce Wong, PhD
Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Muhammad Zaman, PhD
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Xin Zhang, PhD
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Material Science

Larry Ziegler, PhD
Professor of Chemistry