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Explore past trainees of Dr. Alan P. Koretsky including postdoctoral associates and graduate students. The tables below also include information on trainee positions after being a trainee and may not accurately reflect each trainee's latest role.

Postdoctoral Associates Supervised


Position After 

M. Julia Brosnan, 1989-1992,
AHA Postdoctoral Fellow

Lectureship, Dept. of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Scotland

John Detre, 1989-1992,
(co-advised with C. Ho)
NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

Associate Professor, Director of Functional Imaging Center, Dept. of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania

Donald Grandis, 1990-1992,
AHA Postdoctoral Fellow

Cardiologist, Private Practice, Pittsburgh, PA

Brian Roman, 1992-1997,
NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Radiology, University of Chicago

Nadir Askenasy, 1995-1997,
AHA Postdoctoral Fellow

Assistant Professor, Frankel Laboratory of Bone Marrow Transplantations, Schneider Children's Hospital, Tikva, Israel

Ross Shonat, 1994-1998,
Keck Foundation and NIH NRSA Fellow

Center for Scientific Review, NIH, Bethesda, MD.

Guy MacGowan, 1996-1997

Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Emmanuel Barbier, 1999-2001,
NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

Charge de Researche (Independent PI), INSERM, Grenoble, France

Congwu Du, 1998-2000
Co-advised with D. Farkas

Research Scientist, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY.

Florence Kernec, 1998-2001,
NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

Clinical Scientist, Wyeth-Lederle, Paris, France

Ichio Aoki, 2000-2002,
Visiting Fellow

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medical Informatics, Meiji University of Oriental Medicine, Japan

Stanko Skrtic, 2001-2003,
Special Volunteer

Researcher, Department of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University, Gothenburg, Sweden

Elizabeth Hutchinson, 2002-2004,

Medical School Student

Jung Hee Lee, 2001-2004,
Research Fellow

Associate Professor, NMR Laboratory, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea

Shella D. Keilholz, 2001-2004,
IRTA Fellow

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Emory University, Atlanta, GA.

Erik M. Shapiro, 2001-2005,
IRTA Fellow

Assistant Professor of Radiology, Yale Univ. School of Medicine

Eun J. Lee, 2004-2005,
Academy Fellow

NIH-HHMI Research Scholar 2007-2008; Duke University School of Medicine, class of 2009

Jun-Cheng Weng, 2006-2007,
Pre-Doc Visiting Fellow

Ph.D. candidate at National Taiwan University, TAIWAN

Kai-Hsiang Chuang, 2003-2007,
Visiting Fellow

Senior Research Fellow, Singapore Bioimaging Consortium, Biomedical Sciences Institutes, Helios, Singapore

Kevin Bennett, 2003-2007,
IRTA Fellow

Assistant Professor, Bioengineering, Harrington Department of Bioengineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

Jason Tucciarone, 2005-2008,
Post Bac-IRTA

Ph.D. student at SUNY Stony Brook Medical Centers in Stony Brook, NY.

Artem G. Goloshevsky, 2005-2008,
Research Fellow

Bruker-Applications Scientist

Carolyn W. Wu, 2004-2008,
Research Fellow


Galit Pelled, 2003-2008,
IRTA Fellow

Johns Hopkins Medical School-Assistant Professor of Radiology

Richard Conroy, 2005-2009,
Guest Researcher

Contractor, Kelly Services, NIH/NIBIB

Sam Day, 2005-2010,
GPP Student / Pre-Doc IRTA

Post-Doctoral Fellow

James P. Sumner, 2005-2010,
Research Fellow

Intelligence Analyst, FBI

Mary Kiganda, 2002-2011,

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Der-Yow Chen, 2007-2013,
Research Fellow

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Benjamin Porter, 2011-2013,
IRTA Fellow

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Yun Chen, 2007-2013,
IRTA Fellow

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Raymond Mirasol, 2010-2013,
Predoc IRTA Fellow

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Xin Yu, 2007-2013,
Research Fellow

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Gary Zabow, 2009-2014,
Senior Research Fellow

Faculty position at NIST

Chunqi Qian, 2009-2014,
Research Fellow

Assistant Professor in Michigan

Tatjana Atanasijevic, 2010-2017,
Research Fellow

Scientific Program Analyst, NIBIB

Alexia Daoust, 2013-2017,
Visiting Fellow

Project Leader, CortecNet France

Hetal Pandya, 2015-2017,
Research Fellow

Senior Assoc, NLM/NIH

Elaine Bautista, 2016-2017,
Animal Biologist

Interventionalist, Research Associate for CVPath Institute, Inc.

Alec Calac, 2016-2018,
Postbac IRTA

M.D./Ph.D. Student, UC San Diego, San Diego State University

Dongsheng Wang, 2016-2019,


Kajri Sheth, 2017-2019,
Postbac IRTA Fellow

M.D. Student

Galit Saar, 2009-2020,
Contractor, Scientist

Researcher, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

Gretchen Greene, 2018-2021,
Postbac IRTA Fellow

M.D. Ph.D. Student

Sarah Dembling, 2019-2021,
Postbac IRTA Fellow

Project Coordinator, University of Oregon

Emily Petrus, 2014-2022,
Research Fellow

Assistant Professor, USUHS

Zhiwei Ma, 2017-2022,
Contractor, Scientist

Assistant Professor, ShanghaiTech University


Graduate Students Advised


Degree/Next Position After Ph.D.

Cliff Eskey, (co-advised with R. Jain), Radiology Resident, MGH

M.D./Ph.D. Chemical Engineering 1994

Jessica Halow

Ph.D. Biological Sciences 1994, NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow, UCSF

Anthony Meehan,
(co-advised with M. Domach)

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering 1995, Research Engineer, Merck

Bart Wise

Ph.D. Biological Sciences 1995, ACS Postdoctoral Fellow, U of Chicago

Ken Miller

Ph.D. Biological Sciences 1995, Postdoctoral Fellow, SUNY Buffalo

Chris Castro, (co-advised with M. Domach)

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering 1996, Research Engineer, Merck.

Afonso Silva

Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, 1997, Postdoctoral Fellow, U. of MN.

Yi-Jen Lin

Ph.D. Biological Sciences, 1997, 1997 Rabi Young Investigator Award, International Society of Magnetic Resonance Staff Scientist, IBMS, Academica Sinica, Taiwan

Susan Slawson

Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, 1998, Consultant, Deloitte Consulting Inc.

Robia Pautler

Ph.D. Biological Sciences, 1999, Postdoctoral Fellow, Cal Tech

Tom Hu

Ph.D. Chemistry, 2001, Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH