PEOPLE

Current Lab Members

Fall 2023

Faculty & Research Staff

Jonathan Kelber


PI, Associate ProfessorCV

Gabriela Ortiz Soto


Postdoctoral FellowNIH Diversity Supplement AwardeeASCB MAC FRED Fellow

Graduate Students

Matt Wallace


M.S. Student

Kyaw Thway


Y2 Ph.D. Student

Leticia Testa


Y2 Ph.D. Student

Elizabeth Ortiz


Y2 Ph.D. Student

Jannatul Shoma


Y2 Ph.D. StudentCV

Undergraduates

Abigail Terry


Sophomore

Carolyn Rentz


Junior

Joyce Wang


Junior

Paulina Yao


Sophomore

Raynah Cheng


Sophomore

Colton Johnson


Junior

Nathan Stettin


Sophomore

Rotation Students

 Where are our alumni now?

Laurelin Wolfenden (undergraduate) - research assistant at City of Hope

Brandon Wallace (undergraduate) - Doctor of Podiatry in 2017

Anaamika Campeau (post-graduate) - PhD in 2021 (UCSD), MD student at USC

Bryant Oliva (undergraduate) - Physician Assistant

Homa Hemmati (post-graduate) - research associate at Boundless Bio

Megan Agajanian (graduate student) - PhD in 2021 (UNC Chapel Hill), HHMI Gilliam Fellow, postdoc at Stanford, HHMI Leading Edge Fellow

Caroline Arellano-Garcia (undergraduate) - PhD student at Stanford

Armen Gharibi (graduate student) - research tech at Thermo Fisher

Alex Chang (undergraduate) - MD in 2020

Justin Molnar (graduate student) - research technician at Amgen

Malachia Hoover (graduate student) - PhD in 2023 (Stanford)

Yvess Adamian (graduate student) - research technician at Hema Care

Erika Duell (undergraduate) - PsyD student at Alliance

Kayla Meade (graduate student) - research technician at Kite Pharma

Preston Shisgal (graduate student) - research technician at Amgen

Sarkis Hamalian (graduate student) - research technician at Hema Care

Luke Lee (post-graduate) - MD student at Hofstra Medical School

Sa La Kim (graduate student) - research technician at Kite Pharma

Analine Aguayo (undergraduate) - PhD student at UCSD

Yasmeen Nizam (undergraduate) - MD student at CUSM

Robert Guth, PhD (postdoctoral fellow)

Carolina Gonzalez (undergraduate) - MS student at CSUN

Nathalie Nadales (undergraduate) - MS student at CPP

Analine Aguayo - PhD student at UCSD, HHMI Gilliam Fellow

Cameron Geller (graduate student) - PhD student at UCI

Francesca Sanchez (graduate student) - research technician at Capsida

Nina Haindl (visiting scientist) - MS student in Germany

Audrey Todd (undergraduate) - MD student at Stanford

Luke Tomaneng (undergraduate) - PhD student at Baylor

Seok White, PhD (postdoctoral fellow) - research staff at Cedars Sinai

Albert Aquino (graduate student) - research staff at Cedars Sinai

Joshua Gamez (graduate student) - research staff at Cedars Sinai

Farhana Runa, PhD (postdoctoral fellow)

Amir Gerami (medical student) - internship

Ranel Tuplano (undergraduate) - PhD student at UC Berkeley

Jane Cox (undergraduate)