Alumni

CBI Training Program helps the trainees gain interdisciplinary research skillset and internship experience that make them competitive in various career paths.

Name Year of program completion Last known position
Aghajan, Mariam 2010 Senior Scientist, Isis Pharmaceuticals
Alconcel, Steevens 2013 EH&S Specialist, UCLA
Aldrich, Courtney 2001 Max Plank Institute, Germany
Anderson, Karen 1998 Investigator, GlaxoSmithKline, PA
Argus, Joseph Graduate Student, UCLA
Baker, Brian 2000 Chemist, Laurence Livermore National Lab
Balbirnie, Melinda 1996 Research Scientist, UCLA
Barkovich, Robert 2000 Pierce College, Woodland Hills
Bracken, Jack Graduate Student UCLA
Cacho, Ralph Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington
Cannizzaro, Carina 2001 Gilead
Chan, Albert Postdoctoral Fellow at Yale University
Chan, C. 2001 Staff, U of Hong Kong
Chan, Pik K (Becky) 2013 Scientist II Amgen
Chang, Howard 2007 Associate Consultant, Campbell Alliance
Chen Cecilia 2008 Staff, U of Hong Kong
Cho, Jennifer 2000 ACS Publishing
Chu Hiu Fung 2007 Research Chemist, Chemocentrix
Chun, Sunny Graduate Student UCLA
Chung, Joan- Jung
Clement, Matthew 2008 Scientific Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc
Columbus, Linda 2001 Assistant Professor U Virginia
Cook, Natalie Division Of Neurology, Duke University
Davidov, Pablo 2001 Icagen, Inc.
Davis, Diana
Dechancie, Jason 2008 Scientist II Achaogen
Denicola, Anthony 2017 Graduate Student Mentor, UCLA
Dong, Timothy 2012 Visiting Asst Professor Biochemistry Pepperdine U
Doucette, Peter Instructor, El Camino Community College
Dutton, Andrew 2005 Asst Professor Suffolk U
Easter, Jesse 2001
Eissa, Hisham Senior Research Scientist, Eli Lily
Firestone, Susan None Boston Consulting Group
Freitas, Siobhan 1998 Professor, Riverside College
Fukuto, Jon
Gassman, Natalie 2008 Postdoctoral Fellow NIEHS
Green, Nora 2001
Hasson, Samuel 2010 Research Scientist, Pfizer
He, Cuiwen Postdoctoral Scholar at UCLA
Hedge, Sayee 2000 Celgene
Henerey, Chris 2003 Scientist II Achaogen
Heredia, Karina 2008 Director, Regulatory Affairs, Allergan
Hollibaugh, Ryan Postdoctoral Research at University of Texas Southwestern
Horton, Ronald 2001 Santa Monica College
Jackson, Matt 2008 Sr. Scientist- Nutrition Innovation, Hills Pet Nutrition
Jacobs, Aaron 2000 Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii, Pharmacology
Jarrett, Deborah 2017 Graduate Student
Johnson, Scott Research Scientist, MerckResearch Laboratory
Kaddis, Catherine 2008
Kane, Lindsay 2010 Asst Professor Concordia U
Kiss, Gert 2006 Postdoctoral Researcher, Stanford Univeristy, Vijay Pande Lab
Ko, Jeong Hoon (JK) 2017 Graduate Student, UCLA
Ku, Peihua None Officer, US Navy
Ladi, Ena Sr. Scientific Research Director at Genentech
Laganowsky, Aarthur 2011 Assistant Professor, Institute of Biosciences and Technology, Texas A&M University
Lau, Uland 2015 Seattle Genetics
Lee, Albert Research Scientist Texas A&M University
Lee, Christopher 2001 Gilead
Lee, Cynthia 2006 Research Scientist, Texas A&M U
Lelie, Herman 2010 Program Manager, Bruin Biometrics, LLP
Lerch, Michael Postdoctoral Fellow at UCLA
Lomenick, Brett 2013 Postdoctoral Fellow, Jiang Huang Lab UCLA
Lopez, Brenda
Ludwick, Natalie 2002
Lyons, Thomas 1998
Malek, Kevin 2002 Courtesy Professor Univeristy of Florida
McAlpine, Shelli 1997 Associate Professor at University of New South Wales Chemistry Department
McCallum, Jeremy 2005 Asst Professor, Loyola Marymount U
McCarren Patrick 2009 Computational Chemist, Broad Institute
Mitchell-Blois, Tracy 2010 Head of Business development Operations, Amgen
Morris, Carl 1999 Vice President of Researh and Development at Solid Biosciences
Murphy, Jennifer 2011 Asst Professor Crump Institute of Pharmacology, UCLA
Murray, Matthew None
Noey, Elizabeth Postdoctoral Research at UCLA
Nosrati, Geoffrey 2012 Chief of Staff at Aduro Biotech Inc.
Nyquist, Rebecca 2000 Senior Expert Medical Writer at Novartis
Paluck, Samantha 2017 Applied Science Imagineer at Walt Disney Imagineering
Patel, Ashay 2008 Post doc UCSD
Perez, Felix 2013 Postdoctoral Teaching Associate at Southwestern University
Perlin, Pesach 2017 Graduate Student, UCLA
Petrossian, Tanya 2010 Vice President of Product Strategy at GenePeeks Inc.
Pham, Hung Lecturer, UCLA
Potter, S.
Quaker, Grace 2006 Chemist, Laboratory Skin Care, Inc
Rodriguez, Jorge 2003
Rose, Tristan 2009
Salehi-Rad, Ramin 2009 Resident, Geffen School of Medicine
Sanchez, Raylene Independent Health, Wellness and Fitness Professional
Sand, Gregory
Sayegh, Joyce 2007 Instructor, Dept of Biology, Azusa Pacific
Sea, Kevin 2011 Visiting Asst Professor Biochemistry Pomona College
Selander, Jeffrey
Shinyashiki Brenda 2007 Senior Scientist Mary Kay
Shipp, Eric 2002 Neuroscience Program Manager for the Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Medical Research Foundation
Shirasaki, Dyna 2008 Criminalist, LAPD
Silberstein, Amanda Associate Professor of Chemistry at Westmont College
Silverman, William 1999
Smith, Adam 2008 Radiation Oncologist, Univ of Kentucky
Sowa, Glenna Research Analyst at CAN Corporation
Stevens, Derek 2002
Switzer, Christopher Research Fellow, Kings College in London
Tantillo, Dean 2001 Professor, UC Davis
Thanos, Chris 1999 Senior Director Biotherapeutic discovery Research Halozyme Therapeutics Inc.
Thomas, Jason 2001 Vice President and director, Operations Evaluation Group (OEG) at CAN Corporation
Tobolowsky, Robert 2015 Graduate Student, UCLA
Torres, Eric
Udawatte, Chandani 1999 Sr. Lecturer, College of Chemical Sciences, iChemC, Sri Lanka
Um, Joann 2005 Assistant Professor, Southwestern College
Vinokur, Jeffrey 2016 Graduate Student UCLA
Wallace, Matthew 2005 Owner, BerryLine Owner Postdoc Ventures, LLC
Wang, Jay 2005
Wei, Jennifer Medical Director at Agendia, Inc
Weitz, Sara Seientist II at Siemens Heathcare
White, Jonelle
Woodall, Nicholas 2015 Graduate Student, UCLA
Yakovlev, Ilya Postdoctoral Fellow at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Yamin, Ghiam 2011 Resident, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Yohannan, Sarah 2006 Scientist, Yale School of Medicine
Zittin-Potter, Soshanna