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Bonventre Lab Alumni

Ali Hilal-Alnaqbi Ph.D
Research Fellow

Abishek Maan
Research Assistant

Chunming Sung, M.D.
Visiting Associate Professor

Chih-Chang Wei, Ph.D
Research Fellow

Dirk Hentschel, M.D.
Instructor in Medicine

Heung-Myong Woo, D.V.M., Ph.D
Visiting Professor

Huiping Zhao, M.D.
Research Fellow

Irfana Haq Soomro
Research Assistant

Lakshman Gunaratnam, M.D., M.Sc.
Instructor in Medicine

Li-Li Hsiao, M.D., Ph.D, FACP
Instructor in Medicine

Abhishek Shahi

1980-83
Joseph Y. Cheung, M.D., Ph.D

Current Position: Professor of Medicine, and Chief of Renal Division, Jefferson Medical Center, Pennsylvania

1982-1989
Charles Malis, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Private Practice, Instructor in Medicine Concord, MA

1983
Jonathan Diamond, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Associate Professor of Medicine, Hershey Medical Center, Penn. State University

1984-87
Mark Swidler, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center

1985-89
Joseph H. Gronich, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Private Practice, Philadelphia, PA

1986-88
Mark Pettus, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pittsfield Medical Center, U. of Massachusetts

1987-88
Catherine Kim
Former Position: Harvard Undergraduate
Current Position: unknown

1987-88
Rajan Varadarajan, Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor Plant Biotechnology Unit, Tuskegee University, AL

1987-89
Andre Cybulsky, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Professor of Medicine, Chief of Renal Division, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

1988-
Harumasa Nakamura, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Anesthesia, Nagasaki University, Japan

1988-90
Alois Sellmayer, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Asst. Prof., University of Munich, Germany

1989
John Chen
Former Position: Harvard Undergraduate
Current Position: Unknown

1989
Veronique Emmeneger, M.D.
Former Position: Graduate student, U. of Geneva
Current Position: Director, Clinic Lemanic, Lausanne, Switzerland

1989-02
Thomas Force M.D.
Former Position: Asst-Assoc. Professor
Current Position: Professor of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, PA

1989-90
Mitchell Bamberger, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Chief of Urology, Fallon Clinic. Prof of Surgery U Mass.

1989-91
Gary Hyman, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Deceased

1989-92
Steven Guest, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Private Practice, Stanford, CA

1989-94
Ralph Witzgall, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Professor and Chair Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, U. of Regensburg, Germany

1990
Marc Bienke
Former Position: Medical Student
Current Position: Residency Program, Germany

1990
Reinhard Gessner, M.D.,Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Freie Universitat of Berlin

1990
Roger Hajjar M.D.
Former Position: Harvard Med. Student
Current Position: Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Professor of Gene and Cell Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

1990
Yves Donati M.D.
Former Position: Graduate Student, Univ. of Geneva
Current Position: Department of Pediatrics and Pathology-Immunology, School of Medicine and University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland

1990,91
Craig Surman M.D.
Former Position: Oberlin Undergraduate
Current Position: Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

1990-91
Guy Rordorf, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School

1990-91
Sam Lee
Former Position: Harvard Undergraduate
Current Position:

1991
Amy Chang
Former Position: MIT Undergraduate
Current Position: MIT Undergraduate

1991-94
Dae Kyong Kim, Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Vice Dean, Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, Seoul, Korea

1991-96
Katrina Kelly, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Asst. Prof. Med. Instructor in Medicine, Univ. Indiana

1992
David Newbower
Former Position: High school student
Current Position: Duke

1992
Frank Lorenz, Ph.D.
Former Position: Medical Student
Current Position: Unknown

1992
Liliana Ercole, Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Asst. Prof. Medicine, Jewish Hospital, Buenos Aires

1992-93
Rudiger Volk, Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Teacher, Roxbury Community College

1992-94
Richard Spech, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Case Western Res.

1992-94
Taeko Fukuda, Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia, Hyogo College of Med. Hyogo, Japan

1993
Dilek Onaldi, M.D.
Former Position: German-American Harvard Exchange
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard

1993
Jin Chen Yu
Former Position: High school student
Current Position: unknown

1993-94
Hee-Won Moon, M.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Resident in Pathology, Univ of Cincinnati Med. Sch.

1993-95
Hiroaki Morooka, M.D., Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor Anest., Nagasaki U. Japan

1993-96
Celia Pombo, Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Dept of Physiology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

1993-present
Alice Sheridan, Ph.D.
Former Position: Instructor in Medicine
Current Position: Instructor in Medicine, Harvard

1994-95
Sung-Su Kim
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Dept of Pharmacology of Medicine, Seoul National U.

1994-96
Steven Hau
Former Position: MIT MS degree
Current Position: CEO-VirtMed Inc

1995-96
Yung-Ming Chen
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine, National Taiwan U. Coll of Medicine

1995-99
Gabriel Choukron MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Associate Professor, Amiens, France

1995-99
Patricio Downey MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Catholic U. Chile

1996-98
Stephen Hsu MD PhD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

1996-98
Toshiya Tsujita MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Nagasaki U. Japan

1996-99
Hari Ichimura
Former Position: Instructor in Medicine
Current Position: Currently in lab

1997-00
Echhard Schulz-Lohoff MD
Former Position: Visiting Scientist
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine Cologne, Germany

1997-98
Me-Reoung Chin
Former Position: Graduate Student
Current Position: Graduate Student Chung-Ang U, Seoul Korea

1997-99
Ang Chen MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Fellow in Nephrology

1998-2006
Won Han MD
Former Position: Instructor in Medicine
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Jefferson Medical College

1998-99
Hideyuki Saito MD PhD
Former Position: Visiting Scientist
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Kyoto Univ. Japan

1998-99
Hyung-Jin Yoon MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine Seoul, Korea

1998-99
Peter Linde MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral fellow
Current Position: Post. Fellow, Renal U. MGH

1998-99
Rekha Abichandani MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Fellow, New Engl. Med. Center

1998-99
Yoshiaki Taero MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Nagasaki U, Japan

1999-00
Muriel Vayssier-Taussat
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Junior Scientist, INSERM, Paris

1999-02
Wolfgang Kuehn
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Zuse Institute Berlin

1999-02
Young-Joo Kwon
Former Position: Visiting Scientist
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Korea U.

1999-2004
Kwon Moo Park
Former Position: Instructor
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Kyungpook Nat. University School of Medicine, Korea

1999-present
Zhiwei Zhang
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, St. Louis University

2000-01
Tilman Matthaeus
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Resident, U. of Cologne, Germany

2000-02
Cornelius Kramers
Former Position: Fullbright Scholar
Current Position: Associate Professor University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands

2000-03
Chieng-Cheh Hung, M.D., Ph.D.
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Chang Gung University, Taiwan

2000-03
Michele Andreucci
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: University of Catanzaro, Italy

2001-02
Shiro Kurusu
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Kitasato University, Japan

2001-02
Yiming Zhao
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Stanford University, CA

2002-03
Angelo Leone, M.D.
Former Position:
Current Position: Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Palermo, Italy

2003-2006
Rohan Samarakoon, PhD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Instructor in Medicine, Albany Medical School, Albany, NY

2003-2008
Vishal S. Vaidya, Ph.D
Instructor in Medicine


2003-2008
Benjamin Humphreys, M.D., Ph.D
Instructor in Medicine

2003-present
Amy Schuerman-Gen, MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor, University of California at Davis

2003-present
Hae Sook Shin, PhD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Mass General Hospital

2004-2006
Jeremy Duffield, MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine, BWH/Harvard Medical School, Duffield Laboratory of Inflammatory Research, BWH

2005
Edwin Van Asseldonk, MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Research Fellow, Radboud University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands

2005-2006
Amy Tang
Former Position: MIT Undergraduate, UROP Program
Current Position: Graduate student, MIT

2005-2006
Kai Liu, PhD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Research fellow, BWH

2005-2006
Masashi Mizuno, MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position:

2005-2006
Prachi U. Thanawala
Former Position: MIT Undergraduate, UROP Program
Current Position: Resarch Technician, MIT

2005-2007
Caroline Albertin
Former Position: Predoctoral
Current Position: Currently in Paris

2006-07
Marcela Gonzales del Vecchio
Former Position: Predoctoral
Current Position: Universidad Central de Venezuela, Escuela de Medicina Jos_

2006-2007
Antonis S. Zervos
Former Position: Visiting Professor
Current Position: Burnett College of Biomedical Science, University of Central Florida

2006-2008
Costas Gioules
Clinical Research Assistant

2006-2008
Fitz Beckwith Collings
Former Position: Research Assistant
Current Position: Law Student, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

2006-2008
Kelsey Sunderland
Clinical Research Assistant

2006-present
Carmen de Lucas Collantes, MD
Former Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Current Position: Research Foundation of the

2007 July – September
Jeffrey Ching-Hsu Yang
Former Position: Student Intern
Current Position: Undergraduate, National Taiwan University

2007 June – December
Satohiro Masuda
Former Position: Visiting Professor
Current Position: Associate Professor, Kyoto University

2007 Summer
Wendy Ying
Former Position: Summer Research Student
Current Position: Undergraduate student, Harvard University

2007-2008
Shan Mou, M.D., Ph.D
Research Fellow

2008 May – August
Juan Torras, M.D.
Former Position: Visiting Fellow, Hospital Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
Current Position: Clinical Staff – Transplantation Team

2008-2009
Marcella Franquesa, Ph.D

2009-
Gabriela Campanholle
Research Fellow

2009-2010
Anna Greening, Ph.D

2009-2010
Letian Zhang, M.D.

2009-2010
Ningning Wang, M.D.

2009-2010
Suetonia Palmer
Research Fellow
Senior Lecturer in Medicine, University of Otago Christchurch

2009-2010
Usman Kahn, M.D.

2009-2012
Chang Wang, M.D.

2009-2012
Ivica Grgic, M.D.

2009-2012
Jessica Arconti, B.S.
Research Assistant

2010
Daniel Antoine, B.Sc, Ph.D
Royal Society Travelling Research Fellow

2010
Ushashi Dadwal, B.Tech.
Student Intern

2010-2011
Kazumi Ito, D.V.M., Ph.D
Visiting Scholar
Scientist, Biomarker Research Group, Translational Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology Department, Daiichi Sankyo Co., LTD.

2010-2011
Mon-Wei (Samuel) Yu
Research Assistant
Medical Student, National Yang-Ming University, M.D. (expected graduation: 2012, June)

2010-2012
Dhruti Patel
Research Assistant

2010-2012
Liangying Gan, M.D., Ph.D
Visiting Scholar

2010-2012
Harmeen Goraya
Research Fellow

2010-2012
Jessica Kaufeld, M.D.
Post-Doc

2011-2012
Alberto Lázaro, Ph.D
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

2011-2012
Yumin Liu, M.D.
Visiting Researcher

July 2007- June 2008
Wirasat Hasnain, M.D.
Research Associate
Nephrology Fellow, Brown University

June 2008-August 2008
Teresa Wang
Former Position: Summer Research Student
Current Position: Undergraduate Student, Davidson College, Davidson, NC

May 2008-August 2008
Davide Cina
Former Position: Summer Research Student
Current Position: Undergraduate Student, McMaster University, Hamilto

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