Faculty

Harvard Faculty (Principal Investigators)

Ralph Weissleder, MD, PhD, Professor, Thrall Professor of Radiology Professor of Systems Biology Director, Center for Systems Biology
John Chen, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Radiologist
Michael Gee, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Radiologist
Alex Guimaraes, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Radiologist
Mukesh Harisinghani, MD, Professor, Director, Clinical Discovery Program
Scott Hilderbrand, PhD, Instructor, Chemist
Farouc Jaffer, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Cardiologist, Director of Vascular Imaging
Hakho Lee, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Jason McCarthy, PhD, Assistant Professor, Chemist
Matthias Nahrendorf, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Director, Mouse Imaging
Rahmi Oklu, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, MGH Radiologist
Mikael Pittet, PhD, Associate Professor, CIP Immunology
Misha Pivovarov, MS, Director of IT
David Sosnovik, MD, Associate Professor, Cardiologist, Director of Cardiac Imaging
Filip Swirski, PhD, Assistant Professor, Cell Core Director
Claudio Vinegoni, PhD, Assistant Professor, In vivo Microscopy Core

MGH Professional Staff

Lioubov (Lyuba) Fexon, MS, Software Developer
Daniel Guettler, MS, Web Application Architect
Edmund Keliher, PhD, Staff Radiochemist
Rainer Kohler, PhD, Microscopist
Matthew Mues, BA, Senior Finance Manager
Nikolay Sergeyev, PhD, Biochemist

Postdoctoral Fellows

Eric Osborn, MD, Research Fellow Research Fellow
Crystal Ripplinger, MD, Research Fellow Research Fellow
Amit Saxena, MD, Research Fellow Research Fellow
Trainee TBN, Research Fellow

Research Assistants

Maria del Carmen Lara, BS, Intern
Jesper Hjortnaes, BS, Research Assistant
Rabi Upadhyay, BS,

Students

Major Collaborators

Daniel Anderson, PhD, MIT
Sahin Ayguen, PhD, Research Fellow, Neurosurgery
Moungi G. Bawendi, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Angela Belcher, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christophe Benoist, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School
Sangeeta Bhatia, MD, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Xandra Breakefield, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Alain Charest, PhD, Tufts Medical Center
Michael J. Cima, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Gianmarco Contino, MD, Cancer Center
Ronald Depinho, MD, President, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Susan L. Deutscher, PhD, University of Missouri
Omid C. Farokhzad, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Robert Gerszten, MD, Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases
Michael A. Gimbrone Jr., MD,
Daniel A. Haber, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Roger J. Hajjar, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Paula T. Hammond, PhD, MIT
Tetsuya Hara, MD, CVRC
Jay W. Heinecke, MD, University of Washington
David Housman, PhD, MIT
Paul Huang, MD, PhD, CVRC, Harvard Medical School
Richard Hynes, PhD, Center for Cancer Research, MIT, Boston
Tyler Jacks, PhD, Koch Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Philip Kantoff, MD, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Chase Kessinger, PhD, CVRC
Robert S. Langer, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Peter Libby, MD, Brigham and Womens
Andrew Lichtman, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston
David N. Louis, MD, Massachusettes General Hospital
Diane Mathis, PhD, Harvard Medical School
Adam Mauskapf, BS,
Thorsten Mempel, MD, PhD, MGH Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases
Kamila Naxerova, Steele Lab
Matthew Nehs, MD,
Steven M. Niemi, DVM, Director, Center for Comparative Medicine and Laboratory Animal Resources
Jorge Plutzky, MD, Harvard Medical School
Sridhar Ramaswamy, MD, MGH Center for Cancer Research
Guy L. Reed, MD, Medical College of Georgia
Pedro Romero, MD, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Switzerland
Anthony Rosenzweig, MD, Harvard Medical School
Robert Ross, MD, Oncologist
Mark A. Rubin, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Erkki Ruoslahti, MD, PhD, The Burnham Institute
Carlos Sanchez, MD,
Michael Santosuosso,
David Scadden, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Frederick J. Schoen, MD, PhD, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Stuart L. Schreiber, PhD, Harvard University, Broad Institute
Christian Schultz, PhD, Siemens Medical Solutions
Steven Shapiro, MD,
Phillip A. Sharp, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Joanna Shepherd, MD,
Joey Shepherd, PhD, Brigham and Women
George P. Smith, PhD, University of Missouri
Francesco Stellacci, PhD, MIT
Timothy M. Swager, PhD, Department Head, Chemistry, MIT
Bakhous Tannous, PhD, Assistant Professor
Greg Thurber, PhD, University of Michigan
Mehmet Toner, PhD, Mass General Hospital
Sam Tsimikas, MD, University of California San Diego
Ulrich H. von Andrian, MD, PhD, The CBR Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston
Harald von Boehmer, MD, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston
Denisa D. Wagner, MD, Harvard Medical School
Michael T. Watkins, MD, Harvard Medical School
Robert A. Weinberg, PhD, Department of Biology, MIT, Boston
Robert Westervelt, PhD, Harvard University
K. Dane Wittrup, PhD, MIT
Joseph L. Witztum, MD, University of California San Diego
Chin-Lee Wu, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Thomas Wurdinger, PhD, VU university Medical Center Cancer Center Amsterdam
Hongki Yoo, PhD, Dept. of Dermatology

MGH Support Staff

Tina Balducci, Senior Laboratory Manager
Melissa Greene, Clinical Trials/Publications Coordinator
Yoshiko Guiles, BS, Sr. Research Technologist
Dianne Moschella, Administrative Director
Serena Sullivan, BS, Administrative Manager
Peter Waterman, BS, MBA, Director, Research Operations
Gregory Wojtkiewicz, MS, Research Technologist, SPECT-CT and MRI

Previous Personnel

Tatsuya Abe,
Karin Abou-Montet, MS, Biologist
Aayush Agarwal, MS, Research Technician
Elena Aikawa, MD, PhD, Pathologist, Director of Experimental Pathology Lab
Herlen Alencar, MD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Jennifer R Allport, PhD, Assistant Professor in Biochemistry
Richard Ammer, MD, Research Fellow
Rajesh Anbazhagan, MS, cell culture
Maarten Anderegg, BS, Graduate student
Mark Arntz, Research Fellow
Esther Arwert, MS, Research Assistant
Alazar Ayele,
Tugba Bagci, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Nina Baier, MD, Research Assistant
Anusha Balasubramanian,
Pallab Banerjee, PhD,
Kevin Bardon, MS, Research Assistant
Katie Barnes, PhD,
James Basilion, PhD, Molecular Biologist
Benjamin Bautz, Summer Research Assistant
Birte Berger, DVM, Research Fellow
Cedric Berger, PhD, CIP Immunology
Henry Bergquist, BS, Research Assistant
Natalia Berry, MD, Research Assistant
Jayeeta Bhaumik, PhD, Research Fellow
Deepak Bhere, Research Technician
Rajeev Bhorade, MD, Research Fellow
David Blodgett, PhD,
Joseph Blois, PhD,
Cyrille Blondet, MD, Research Fellow
Alexei Bogdanov, PhD, Biochemist
Ion Botnaru, MD, Research Fellow
Marta Braschi, MD,
Michael Breckwoldt, MD,
Sebastian Bredow, PhD, Molecular Biologist
Christoph Bremer, MD, Research Fellow
Jason Brown, Computing
Marcella Calfon, MD, PhD,
Cody Cameron, Summer Research Assistant
Sarah Carlson, BA, Research Assistant
Brian Carney, Summer Intern
Jonathan Carson, PhD,
Jenny Chan, BS, Research Technician, MRI
Chung ("Johnson") Chang, MD, Research Fellow
Kiyuk Chang, MD,
Howard Chen, PhD, Research Fellow
Suelin Chen, MS, Graduate Student
Wei-Tsung Chen, MD, Research Fellow
Hui-Cheng Cheng, MD PhD, Research Fellow
Yan Cheng, MD, Nuclear Medicine
Gloria Chiang, MD,
Hye Young Choi, MD, Research Fellow
Yong-doo Choi, PhD,
Aleksey Chudnovskiy, MS, Technologist
Martinus Corsten, MS, Research Assistant
Virna Cortez-Retamozo, PhD, CIP Immunology
Linda Coulson, MS, Cell Biology Technician
Jianling Cui, MD, Research Fellow
Michael Daly, BS, Summer Intern
Anabella DaSilva, PhD, Research Fellow
Friso de Iongh, BS,
Ruben de Kleine, MD,
Michael DeLeo, MD, Research Assistant
Nikolaos Deliolanis, PhD,
Giovanni deMarco, PhD, Biomedical Engineering
Maria Denis, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Brett Dikeman, Computing
Antao Du, MD, Radiologist
Timo Duchrow, BS, Bioinformatics
Matthias Duebgen, MS, Research Assistant
Joshua Dunham, BS, Research Technologist
Elizabeth Elbayly, BS, Intern
Sibel Erdem, PhD, Research Fellow
Miguel Esteves, PhD,
Martin Etzrodt, MS, Research Technologist, CIP Immunology
Sunny Fereshteh, BS, Chemistry Technician
Christian Fernandez, BS, Systems Manager
Joseph Ferrucci, BS, Medical Student
Jose-Luiz Figueiredo, MD, Surgeon, Director of Experimental Surgery Core
Gabriel Fine, BA,
Talitha Forcier, BA, Research Assistant
Reza Forghani, MD, PhD, Neuroradiology Fellow
Martin Funovics, MD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Jean Pierre Gagne, PhD, Biochemist
Amit Galande, PhD,
Xiaohu Gao, PhD,
Elisabeth Garanger, PhD,
Walid Gardezi, Research Student
Rostic Gorbatov, BS, Research Technician II
Elias Gounaris, PhD,
Edward Elliott Graves, PhD,
Jan Grimm, MD, PhD, Radiologist
Jacob Grush, Intern
Jennifer M Haas, BS, Grant Coordinator
Pouneh Haghayeghi, Intern
Jodi Haller, PhD,
Alpana Harisinghani, MD, Research Fellow
Jered Haun, PhD, Research Fellow
Sandeep Hedgire, MD, Research Associate
Sheena Hembrador, BS, Research Technician, PET-CT
Daniel Hess, Research Assistant
Shawn Hingtgen, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Nan-hui Ho, PhD,
Dagmar Hoegeman, MD, Research Fellow
Holly Holman, PhD,
Rui Hong, PhD, Nanotech Chemist
Kevin Hoover, MD, Radiology Resident
Nooshin Hosseini,
Jong-Kai Hsiao, MD, PhD,
Tiffanie Hsu, BS,
Min Hu, PhD, Research Fellow
Shih-Tsorng Huang, PhD, Chemist
Damon Hyde, MS, Research Assistant
Peter Ip, BS, Research Fellow
Ken Ishii, PhD, Research Fellow
Tina Islam, MD, PhD, Research Fellow
Ashraf Issa-Samarou, BSc, Research Assistant
Veena Iyer, MD, Intern
Kelly Janssens,
Marion Jantsch, MD,
Tommy Jeong, Medical Student
Sachin Jha, MS, Research Assistant
Hoon Ji , MD, PhD,
Cristian Jitianu, BS, Harvard Chemistry
Lee Josephson, PhD,
Jyoti Kandlikar, MD,
Hye-Won Kang, PhD, Research Fellow
Mark Karver, PhD, Research Fellow
Randah Kasmieh, BS, Research Assistant
Amol Katkar, MD, Radiology
Timo Kauer, MD, Graduate student
Claire Kaufman, BS, Research Technician
Lee Kayne, PhD, Research Fellow
Kimberly Kelly, PhD, Director, MLIA; Director, Cell Culture Core
Kirsten Kepple, Intern
Rajiv Khajuria, MS, Research Assistant
Mohammed Khan, MD, Research Fellow
Khashayarsha Khazaie, PhD, Immunology
Dong-Eog Kim, MD,
Grace Kim, BS,
John Kim, BS,
Young Ro Kim, PhD,
Youngmi Kim, PhD,
Benjamin King, Medical Student
Raymond King, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Moritz Kircher, MD, Research Fellow
David Kirsch, MD, PhD,
Annette Koch, PhD, Research Fellow
Isaac Koh, PhD,
Ethan Korngold, MD,
Misha Kossodo,
Kenneth Kozloff, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Kelly Kristof, BS, HTS Research Technician
Alexandra Kunin, BS, Research Technician, FMT
Koon Siew Lai, PhD,
W. Thomas Lai, PhD, Research Fellow
Lawrence Lapointe, BS, Lab Manager
Tobias Lasser, PhD, Computer Science/Mathematics
Benedict Law, PhD,
Chen Wei Lee, MD, Molecular Biology
Tsung-Yi Lee, PhD, Chemist
Won Woo Lee, MD, PhD, Research Fellow
Antoine Leimgruber, MD,
Maite Lewin, MD, Biomedical Engineering and Imaging
George Lewis,
Charles Li, MS, Research Fellow
Yali Li, PhD, Research Fellow
Ken Lin, BS, Harvard-MIT Health Science and Technology (HST) MD-PhD Student
Yuhui Lin, PhD,
Vincent Lok, BA, Path Core Technician
Steven Louis, BS, Research Assistant
Shu Chin Ma, PhD, Biomedical Engineering
Andra Mardale, MD,
Edgardo Marecos, MD, Research Fellow
Marco Maricevich, MD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Brett Marinelli, BA, Research Technician, PET-CT
Katharina Marten, MD, Research Fellow
Chris Martin, MD, Research Fellow
Jordi Martinez-Quintanilla, PhD, Research Fellow
Lars Matuszewski, MD, Research Fellow
Corey Mccann, MD, PhD,
Zdravka Medarova, PhD, Research Fellow
Valeri Metelev, PhD,
Andrew Milewski, Non-Employee
Rafael Miranda, BS, Research Assistant
Ursula Mohr, MD, Research Fellow
Antonio Molins, PhD,
Xavier Montet, MD,
Woo Kyung Moon, MD, Research Fellow
Anna Moore, PhD, Cell Biologist
Cecile Moro,
Stephanie Mueller, BS, Graduate Student
Zack Mueller, BS,
Jacqueline Mulee, Summer Research Assistant
Mona Mustafa, Medical Student
Tsunenori Nakakoshi, MD PhD, Research Fellow
Nara Narayanan, PhD,
Irina Nesterenko, Research Technician
Andita Newton, BS, Research Technician II, CIP Immunology
Gail Newton, PhD, Molecular Biologist
Naseem Nossiff, BS, Lab Manager
Vasilis Ntziachristos, PhD, Bioengineering
Terry OLoughlin, MD, PhD, Radiology Resident
Michael Pacold, MD, PhD,
Ashvin Pande, MD,
Pratik Patel, MA, Confocal Specialist
Sunil Patel,
Vivek Shinde Patil, PhD, Research Fellow
J. Manuel Perez, PhD, Chemist
Paul Petherick, Research Fellow
Alexander Petrovsky, MD, Research Fellow
Christian Pfeffer, MD,
Wellington Pham, PhD,
Darci Phillips,
Magdalini-Chariklia Pilatou, PhD,
Alexander Pollinger, MD, Radiologist
Kirtland Poss, BA, Research Fellow
Manel Querol-Sans, PhD,
Luisa Quinti, PhD,
Oded Rabin, PhD,
Vibhav Rangarajan, Intern
Carlos Rangel, BS, Research Technician
Michael Ratta, BS, Systems Manager
Philipp Rauch, MS, Medical Student
Daniel Razansky, PhD,
Wilfried Reichardt, Medical Student
Shannon Reilly,
Clifford Restaino, BS, (pre-med student)
Fred Reynolds, PhD, Chemist
Sarah Rhee, BS, MRI Technician
Jorge Ripoll, PhD, Research Fellow
Elisenda Rodriguez, PhD, Research Fellow
Gabriel Rusanescu, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Yoshi Saeki, MD, Neurologist
Marcelo Saez, MD, Research Fellow
Mansi Saksena, MD, Research Fellow
Christopher Salthouse, PhD, Research Fellow
Anuradha Saokar, MD,
Laura Sasportas, MS, Research Assistant
Fuminori Sato, MD PhD, Research Fellow
Mark Savellano, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Heloisa Sawaya, MD, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Eyk Schellenberger, MD, Research Fellow
Uwe Schoepf, MD, Research Fellow
Ralf Schulz, MD, Research Fellow
Daniel Seeburg, PhD, Non-Employee
Fanny Servasie, MS, Research Assistant
Pavandeep Sethi, Research Fellow
Sindhura Sevala, Research Technician
Khalid Shah, PhD, Director, Stem Cell Imaging Program
Homayoon (Henry) Shahidi, MD,
Guobin Shan, PhD, Research Fellow
Fangwei Shao, PhD,
Samantha Shaw, Research Assistant
Dawid Shellingerhout, MD, Radiologist
Rahul Sheth, Harvard-MIT Health Science and Technology (HST) Medical Student
Helen Shih, MD, Research Fellow
Vivek Shinde Patil, PhD,
Olena Shtanko, BS, research assistant
Timur Shtatland, PhD, Bioinformatics
Cory Siegel, MD, Research Fellow
F. Joseph Simeone, BS, Research Assistant
Maria Simonova, PhD, Molecular Biologist
Stephanie Simonson, MD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Natalie Smith, MS, Research Assistant
Ralph (Adam) Smith, PhD,
Antoine Soubret, PhD,
Todd Sponholtz, MA, Research Assistant
Matthew Spotnitz, MS,
James Spotts, PhD,
Nancy Stackhouse, Staff Assistant I
Lars Stangenberg, MD,
Joel Stein, MD, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Charles Stout, MD, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Henry Su, MD, Radiology Resident
Eric (Yi) Sun, PhD, Research Fellow
Eric Swart, BS, MRI Technician
Sonia Taktak, PhD,
Jenny Tam, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Dania Tamini, Graduate Student
Kaoru Tamura, MD, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Takahiko Tamura, PhD,
Yi Tang, MD, Radiologist
Gina Tassone, Laboratory Technician
Stephanie Thomas, BS, Technologist
Elizabeth Thrall,
Denise Torres, BS, Research Assistant
Rachel Trehin, PhD,
Eugene Tsai, MD, Molecular Biology
Andrew Tsourkas, PhD,
Ching Tung, PhD, Chemist
Gordon Turner, PhD,
Liubov Uslar, MS, Research Assistant
Jeroen Van de Water, MS, Graduate Student
Markus van Eekelen, MS, Research Assistant
Balazs Varga, MS, Research Assistant
Iris Verel, PhD,
Natalia Vilissova, MD, Research Fellow
Alexander Wall, MD, Research Fellow
Mats Wallden, BS,
Sen Wang,
Simone Wanningen, BS, Research Assistant/Non-Employee
Moritz Wildgruber, MD, CIP Immunology
Stephen Windsor, SB, Research Assistant
Richard Winpenny, Lab Manager
Allison Wolley, BS,
S. Carter Wright, Medical Student
Andreas Wunder, PhD, Post-doctoral Fellow
Patrick Wunderbalinger, MD, Research Fellow
Joanna Wykrzyowska, MD, Research Fellow
Doreen Yessayan, BA, Research Assistant
Albert Yoo,
Tae-Jong Yoon, PhD,
Amy Yu, SB, Biology Technician
Anne Yu, BS, Research Technician, MRI
Lingtao Yu, PhD,
Hushan Yuan, PhD, Chemist
Anna Yudina, PhD,
Andreas Yuilliano, BS, Research Assistant
Ionnis Zacharakis, PhD,
Qing Zeng, PhD, Research Fellow
Hanwen Zhang, PhD, Research Fellow
Ren (Elizabeth) Zhang, BS, Research Technician, MRI
Yinian (Andy) Zhang, PhD, Research Fellow
Ming Zhao, PhD,
Hengqi (Betty) Zheng, BS, MRI Technician
Yue Zheng, BS, Research Technician
Banghe Zhu, PhD,
Yanni Zhu, PhD, Research Fellow
Claus Zimmer, MD, Research Fellow