Past Research Fellows

Dr. Xue Lin worked as an anesthesiologist and a senior member of the Thoracic Immunobiology Laboratory.  

Dr. Sara Dehbashi worked as a research fellow focusing on immunosurveillance for lung cancer.

Dr. Arash Shadman is a resident at Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas.

Dr. Sanjay Murala worked the laboratory from June 2009 to December 2010.

Dr. Mikio Okazaki (fellowship 2006-2009) is currently a surgery resident in the University of Okayama.

Dr. Howard Huang (fellowship 2007-2009) is currently a faculty member in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Washington University in St Louis and is the recipient of the 2009 Caves Award for the leading research project presented at the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. His research was also sponsored by a grant from the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation.

Dr. Seeichiro Sugimoto is currently a surgery resident at the University of Okayama and the 2007-2009 recipient of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Research Fellowship.

Summer Research Students

  • Tyler Moon, a senior at John Burrows High School, as part of the High School Summer Student Exchange – summer of 2010.
  • Joe Zenga – summer of 2009 – funded by the Siteman Cancer Center Summer Student Research Grant.
  • Erin Englehart – summer of 2008 – funded by the American Cancer Society Internal Research Grant.