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Past Members

Postdoctoral Fellows/Research Associates

 

Dr. Lara Console - Postdoctoral fellow from Italy, from 2012-2013.

Dr. Alexandre dos Santos Rodrigues - Postdoctoral fellow from Brazil, from 2011-2013.

Dr. German Reyes - Postdoctoral fellow from 2009-2010.

Dr. Parween Abdulla – Research Associate from 2001-2005.

 

Graduate Students

 

Julia Mariglia - Completed her MSc in August 2016, co-supervised Dr. Karshafian. Current position - Research Tech- Coe Lab.

Maliha Zafar - Completed her MSc in October 2015, current position- Quality Operations Manager, Sanofi-Pasteur.

Dr. Alex Bicket - Completed his Ph.D. in October 2015. Currently living in Costa Rica.

Azza Ramadan – Completed her M.Sc. thesis with a successful defence in December 2011.  Completing her Ph.D. at the University of Toronto.

Pedram Mehrabi – Completed his M.Sc. thesis with a successful defence in November 201.  Currently member of Dr. Emil Pai research group at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Nicole Nivillac – Completed her MSc in August 2006 and her PhD in November 2010. Current position – Lecturer, Department of Biology, York University.

Dr. Jennifer Rose – Completed her PhD in July 2010.  Current position – Senior Medical Science Liaison, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

Dr. German Reyes – Completed a postdoctoral fellowship (supported by OMRI) in 2010. Completed his MSc in August 2003 and his PhD in April 2009. Sessional Lecturer at York University.

Melissa  Marvi – Completed her MSc in October 2009. Current position – Project Leader,  Regulatory Affairs GSK.

Fariba Nekooei-Dastjerdi – Completed her MSc in February 2008.

Dr. Tamima Ashraf – Completed her MSc in January 2008. Current Position- Medical Writer at Six Degrees Medical Consulting.

Dr. Naz Chaudary – Completed her PhD in April 2004. Current position – Senior Scientist, Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital.

Dr. Jerry Machado – Completed his MSc in February 2004. Current position – Laboratory Director at PreventionGenetics.

Tamara McKenzie – Completed her MSc in April 2003.

Behi Mohajeer-Bezar – Completed her MSc in April 2002.

Micha Pennycooke – Completed her MSc in January 2001.

 

Undergraduate Students

 

Nermin Piragic – NSERC USRA (Summer 2015, summer 2016)

Laura Olejnik - Thesis Research Student (May 2013 - May 2015)

Maliha Zafar – Honours Thesis Research Student (September 2012 – April 2013)

Linda Villani – Honours Thesis Research Student (September 2012 – April 2013)

Nima Yaghmaei – Honours Thesis Research Student (September 2012 – April 2013)

Katarina Stevanovic – Honours Thesis Research Student (May 2012 – Dec 2012)

Maliha Zafar – NSERC USRA (summer 2012)

Ishaan Patel – summer RAY (research at York) student (2012)

Houman Tahmasebi – summer RAY (research at York) student (2012)

Nima Yaghmaei – Work Study student (2011-2012)

Linda Villani – Work Study student (2011-2012)

Joe Bacani – Work Study student, Honours Research Thesis Student (2009-2010)

Andrew Bang – NSERC USRA (2008, 2009), work study student (2008-2009), James Wu Research Award

Karanvir Wasal – Honours Research Thesis Student (2007-2008)

Saghar Saber – Honours Research Thesis Student (2006-2007)

Mashahi El- Hussein – Honours Research Thesis Student (2006-2007)

Maria Chalsev – Work Study student, Biochemistry Research Thesis Student (2005)

Andrew Lee – Summer Research Assistant (2005)

Bertha Wong – Summer Research Assistant (2005)

Daniela Villani – Summer Research Assistant (2004)

Anita Villani – NSERC USRA (2002 - 2003)