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

Wenyu Song

Wenyu Song, Ph.D.
Research Fellow

Born in China
Hobbies: Reading, Food
Favorite Lab Technique: Cloning
Favorite Band: The Eagles

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

 

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

Jack Geduldig

Jack Geduldig
Clinical Research Coordinator

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

Michaela Haller

Michaela Haller
Clinical Research Coordinator

Born in Winchester, MA
Hobbies: Playing Soccer, Watching Football
Favorite Lab Technique: Mass Spectrometry
Favorite Band: The Strokes

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

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

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

Matthew Theisen

Matthew Theisen, M.S.

Technician and lead scientist, DFCI Living Tissue Bank

Yongji Tian

Yongji Tian, M.D.