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Lab Members

Current Lab Members

Lina Gao, Ph.D. (Research Associate)

Lina Gao
Lina completed her PhD in Cell Biology and Molecular Biology at Cornell University and a post-doctoral fellowship in the Alumkal Lab.

Dan Coleman, Ph.D. (Post-doctoral Fellow)

Dan Coleman
Dan received a B.S. in Biology from the University of Oregon. He then went on to earn his PhD in Molecular & Cellular Biology at Oregon State University.

Katy Van Hook, Ph.D. (Post-doctoral Fellow) 

Katy Van Hook

Katy received her Bachelor's degree in Biology from Carroll College. She then received her PhD in Cell and Developmental Biology at OHSU.


Jake Schwartzman (Research Assistant II)

Jake Schwartzman

Jake joined the Alumkal Lab after completing his B.S. from Reed College.


Former Lab Members

Post-doctoral Fellows

  • Vivianne Deng, Ph.D. – Post-doctoral fellowship in the Zhou Lab at OHSU
  • Richard Kleinschmidt, Ph.D. -  Post-doctoral fellowship in the Lloyd/McCullough Lab at OHSU

Research Assistants

  • Angela Gibbs – Medical student at The University of Washington
  • Jennifer Jin – Ph.D candidate in the neurosciences program at UT Southwestern
  • Robert Lisac – Medical student at The University of Central Florida

Medical Students

  • Luai Zarour – General surgery resident at OHSU
  • Mario Padilla – Medical student at OHSU. NIH OSLER TL1 summer research fellowship recipient
  • Neil Mistry – Medical student at OHSU. NIH OSLER TL1 summer research fellowship recipient

Residents

  • Mindy Myzak, MD. – Medical Oncology fellow at Johns Hopkins University

Undergraduate Students

  • Josh Buehler – Medical student at OHSU
  • Neela Ramanujam – Medical student at OHSU