Meet our team

Meet everyone who makes our work possible
PEOPLE

The Team

Kevin Wang, MD, PhD
Principal Investigator
Email: kevwang {at} stanford.edu
Phone: 650-725-7022

M.D. University of California, San Francisco
Ph.D. Harvard University

In his free time, Kevin enjoys cheering on the Giants, 49ers, and Warriors; spending time with his children, Lillian, Lucas, and Liam.
Poonam Agarwal, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar
Email: poonamag {at} stanford.edu

B.Sc. Bangalore University
M.Sc. Bangalore University
Ph.D. The University of Texas at Austin

In her free time, Poonam enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and making new friends.
Wei Qiang Seow, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar
Email: wqseow {at} stanford.edu

B.S. National University of Singapore
Ph.D. University of Cambridge
Sadhana Gaddam, MSc
Bioinformatician
Email: sadhana3 {at} stanford.edu

B.S. Osmania University
M.Sc.  University of South Florida

In her free time, Sadhana enjoys music, travel, and movies.
Derek Le
Graduate Student in Cancer Biology
Email: derek.le {at} stanford.edu

B.S. University of California, Los Angeles

In his free time, Derek enjoys movies and television.
Mo Ameen
Graduate Student in Cancer Biology
Email: mameen {at} stanford.edu

B.S. University of Minnesota
Allison Dear
Research Technician & Lab Manager
Email: aldear {at} stanford.edu

B.S., B.A. Duke University

In her free time, Allison enjoys drawing, painting, and spending time outdoors.
Mary Arrastia
Postdoctoral Scholar
Email: marrasti {at} stanford.edu

B.S. California State University, Los Angeles
Ph.D. California Institute of Technology

In her free time, Mary enjoys travel, new restaurants, Pokéman Go while listening to audio books, and volunteers with students in STEM .
Anne Dazey
Administrative Associate
Email: akdazey {at} stanford.edu

B.A. University of California, Santa Barbara

In her free time, Anne enjoys working in her garden, baking, reading and is always ready to travel. Lately to a small island in Washington, where she has a bit of property.
John Brauman, PhD
JG Jackson & CJ Wood Professor of Chemistry, emeritus
Email: brauman {at} stanford.edu

S.B. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ph.D.  University of California, Berkeley  

In his free time, he enjoys spending time in his second home in Truckee.
Sarah Kim
Undergraduate Student

Collaborators

Hiro Nakauichi, MD, PhD
Stanford Genetics
Joydeep Bhadury, PhD
Nakauichi Lab
Katrin Svensson, PhD
Stanford Pathology
Sharon Pitteri, PhD
Stanford Radiology
Steven Van Dyken, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis
Derrick Wan, MD, PhD
Stanford Plastic Surgery
Musa Mhlanga, MD, PhD
Radboud University in the Netherlands
Anshul Kundaje, PhD
Stanford Genetics and Computer Science
Thomas Rando, MD, PhD
Stanford Neurology
Ioannis Karakikes, PhD
Stanford Cardiovascular Insitute

Alumni

Erin Chang
Former Research Technician & Lab Manager

Current PhD Candidate in Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley
Jonathan Perr
Former Undergraduate Summer Intern

Current PhD Candidate in Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University
Bryan Bustamante
Former High School Intern
Stefanie Morgan, PhD
Former Graduate Student

Current Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital
Star Huynh
Former Undergraduate Student

Current Medical Student at UC San Diego
Natasha Mariano
Former Research Technician & Lab Manager

Current PhD Candidate in Molecular and Cellular Biology at Dartmouth College
Lesley Avila-Rojas
Former High School Summer Intern

Current Undergraduate at UCLA
Ellen Ren
Former High School Summer Intern

Current Undergraduate Student at Emory University
James Calhoon
Former Undergraduate Summer Intern

Current Undergraduate Student at Bates College
Jasmine Garcia
Former Research Technician

Current PhD Candidate in Biological and Biomedical Sciences at Harvard Medical School
Yunhai Luo
Former Postdoctoral Scholar

Current Bioinformatics Pipeline Engineer at Invitae
Gautam Shankar, MSc
Former Bioinformatician

Current Bioinformatics Analyst at Johns Hopkins Medicine
Dana Huh
Former Undergraduate Student

Current Medical Student at Johns Hopkins Medical School
Peter Janki
Former Research Technician

Current Senior Research Associate at Maze Therapeutics
Andrew Spencley
Former Research Technician

Current PhD Candidate in Cancer Biology at Stanford School of Medicine
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