Trainees

Current Trainees

Julia Gerson, PhD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Texas Medical Branch

Ashley Kalinski, PhD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan
PhD, Drexel University

Alina Monteagudo, PhD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Rochester

Aarti Shakkottai, MD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Neurology, University of Michigan
MD, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey/R.W. Johnson Medical School

Matthew Willsey, MD
Current position: Resident, Neurosurgery and Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan
MD, Baylor College of Medicine

 

Recent trainees and their current positions

Hilary Archibold, PhD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Michigan

Diane Bender, PhD
Current position: Sr. Staff Scientist; Washington University
PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Brian Callaghan, MD
Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Neurology, University of Michigan 
MD, University of Pennsylvania

Kevin Carbajal, PhD
Current position: Scientist II; Aerie Pharmaceutical
PhD, University of California, Irvine

Lindsey Carlin, PhD
Current position: Technical Sales Consultant, Immunology, Miltenyi Biotec, Ann Arbor, MI
PhD, University of Iowa

Lindsey De Lott, MD
Current position:  Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Science and Neurology, University of Michigan
MD, The Ohio State University

Galit Dunietz, PhD, MPH
Current position: Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, Michigan State University

Damien Ellens, MD
Current position: Neurology, University of Michigan
MD, Yale Medical School

M. Rebecca Glineburg, PhD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Pennsylvania

Jill Haenfler, PhD
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Michigan

Eric Horstick, PhD
Current Position:  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, NIH, Division of Developmental Biology
PhD, University of Michigan

Amanda Huber, PhD
Current Position:  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan
PhD, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York

Stacey Sakowski Jacoby, PhD
Current position: Deputy Managing Director, Taubman Research Institute, University of Michigan 
PhD, University of Michigan

Jamie Johansen, PhD
Current position: Assistant Professor, Neuroscience, Central Michigan University
PhD, Michigan State University

Osama Kashlan, MD
Current position: Neurosurgeon, Emory University School of Medicine
MD, Emory University

Vikas Kotagal, MD
Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Neurology, University of Michigan 
MD, University of Minnesota

Emily Lehmann Levin, MD 
Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, University of Michigan
MD, University of Michigan

Daniel Leventhal, MD, PhD
Current Position:  Assistant Professor, Neurology, University of Michigan
MD, PhD, Case Western Reserve University

Hayley Mc Loughlin, PhD
Current Position:  Research Investigator, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Iowa

Katiuska Molina-Luna, PhD
Current Position:  Lecturer, LSA, University of Michigan
PhD, Swiss Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland

Samual Pappas, PhD
Current Position:  Research Investigator, Neurology, University of Michigan
PhD, Michigan State University

Emily Rainey-Barger, PhD
Current Position:  Adjunct Professor, Biology, Lake Erie College, Lakeland Community College
PhD, University of Michigan

Julie Rumble, PhD
Current position: Scientist I, Cayman Chemical, Ann Arbor, MI
PhD, University of Michigan

Mark Schultz, PhD
Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Pathology, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Iowa

Kaia Skaggs, PhD
Current Position:  Assistant Professor of Biology, University of Findlay
PhD, University of Michigan

Jennifer Strahle, MD
Current position: Instructor, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
MD, University of Minnesota Medical School

Anthony Wang, MD
Current position: Neurosurgeon, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
MD, University of Michigan

Yu Wang, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Neurology, University of Michigan
MD, Central South University Xiangya College of Medicine, Hunan China
PhD, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Kathy Wilson, MD, MS
Current position: Sleep Physician, IHA Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep, Ypsilanti, MI
MD, University of Michigan

Thomas Wilson, MD
Current position: Peripheral Nerve Surgery Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center