Principal Investigator    |    Lab Members   

Principal Investigator

Keith L. Ligon

Keith L. Ligon, M.D., Ph.D.

Born in Austin, TX
Hobbies: Cooking, eating, hiking
Favorite Lab Technique: Whole mount in situ hybridization
Favorite Band: Spoon

 

Administrative

Abbie Ossip

Abbie Ossip
Administrative Support Specialist

Born in Ohio
Hobbies: Reading, Knitting/Sewing
Favorite Band: HaMadregot

 

Post-doctoral Fellows

Anne-Florence Blandin

Anne-Florence Blandin
Research Fellow
Born in Verdun, France
Hobbies: Water Sports
Favorite Lab Technique: Live Cell Imaging
Favorite Band: The Beatles

Cecile Rouleau

Cecile Rouleau
Research Fellow
Born in Chartres, France
Hobbies: Walking on the beach with my dogs and sipping wine with my friends
Favorite Lab Technique: Western Blotting
Favorite Band: ABYS

Mehdi Touat

Mehdi Touat
Research Fellow
Born in Algiers, Algeria
Hobbies: Sailing, Cooking
Favorite Lab Technique: Western Blotting
Favorite Band: Fela Kuti & The Africa 70

Mehdi Touat

Yu Zeng
Research Fellow
Born in China
Hobbies: Mountain Climbing, Table Tennis
Favorite Lab Technique: Western Blot
Favorite Band: Beyond

 

Staff

Kristine Pelton

Kristine Pelton
Lab Manager

Born in Boston, MA
Hobbies: Skiing, hiking
Favorite Lab Technique: Immunofluorescence
Favorite Band: Pearl Jam

Sarah Becker

Sarah Becker
Clinical Research Coordinator

Born in Worcester, MA
Hobbies: Cooking, Scuba Diving
Favorite Lab Technique: Gel Electrophoresis
Favorite Band: The Killers

Shawna Bilton

Shawna Bilton
Clinical Research Coordinator

Born in Boca Raton, FL
Hobbies: Traveling, Reading
Favorite Lab Technique: Cell Culture
Favorite Band: Fleetwood Mac

Juliana Bonardi

Juliana Bonardi
Co-op Student

Born in Worcester, MA
Hobbies: Baking and going to the gym
Favorite Lab Technique: Western Blotting

Jack Geduldig

Jack Geduldig
Clinical Research Coordinator

Born in Harrisburg, PA
Hobbies: Fishing, Hiking
Favorite Lab Technique: Consenting Patients
Favorite Band: Dave Matthews Band

Bob Jones

Bob Jones
Clinical Research Coordinator

Born in Framingham, MA
Hobbies: Running, Rock Climbing
Favorite Lab Technique: Flow Cytometry
Favorite Band: Linkin Park

Seth Malinowski

Seth Malinowski
Research Technician

Born in Burlington, VT
Hobbies: Video games, Hockey
Favorite Lab Technique: SMR

Kate Schoolcraft

Kate Schoolcraft
Research Technician

Born in Hartford, CT
Hobbies: Cooking, Yoga
Favorite Lab Technique: Immunohistochemistry
Favorite Band: Fun

Leon Taquet

Léon Taquet
Research Technician

Born in San Diego, CA
Hobbies: Watching the Boston Celtics and running
Favorite Lab Technique: Cell Culture
Favorite Band: Queen

Fiona Watkinson

Fiona Watkinson
Clinical Research Coordinator

Born in London, England
Hobbies: Drawing, Going to the Gym
Favorite Lab Technique: Facilitating tissue allocation so patients can get involved in clinical trials
Favorite Band: The Wombats

 

Past Members

Michaela Haller

Michaela Haller

Clinical Research Coordinator

   

Malak Abedalthagafi

Malak Abedalthagafi, M.B.,B.S.

Post-doctoral Fellow

Loreal Brown

Loreal Brown

Clinical Research Coordinator

Sarah K. Charbonneau

Sarah K. Charbonneau

Clinical Research Coordinator

 

Sam Haidar

Sam Haidar

Technician and Neuropathology Core technologist

Marilyn Hayes

Marilyn Hayes

Administrative Assistant

Ahmed Idbaih

Ahmed Idbaih M.D, Ph.D.

Yun Jee Kang

Yun Jee Kang

Technician

David Knoff

David Knoff

Technician

Emily Learner

Technician

Wenshin Lee

Wenshin Lee

Jason Ling

Jason Ling

Technician

Lauren Logan

Lauren Logan

Clinical Research Coordinator

Cecile Maire

Cecile Maire, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Fellow

Hayley Malkin

Hayley Malkin

Clinical Research Coordinator

Alice Meng

Alice Meng

Research Technician

Karl Holmberg Olausson

Karl Holmberg Olausson

Lori Ramkissoon

Lori Ramkissoon, Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Fellow

Shak Ramkissoon

Shak Ramkissoon M.D., Ph.D.

Post-doctoral Fellow

Ben Rich

Ben Rich, Ph.D.

Sandro Santagata

Sandro Santagata M.D., Ph.D.

BWH and Whitehead Institute

Claire Sinai

Claire Sinai

Clinical Research Coordinator

Wenyu Song

Wenyu Song, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

Matthew Theisen

Matthew Theisen, M.S.

Technician and lead scientist, DFCI Living Tissue Bank

Yongji Tian

Yongji Tian, M.D.