Sepideh Afshar, PhD
Research Fellow

     
 
Catherine DiGiorgio, MD
Clinical/Research Fellow

     
 
Fred Dylla, PhD
Research Staff

     
 
Bill Farinelli
Research Specialist
50 Blossom Street
Thier 2
Boston, MA 02114

 
 
Walfre Franco, PhD
Assistant Professor
My research interests focus on the development of mechanical and optical medical technology from concept to clinical deployment.
     
 
Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
My research interest include understanding the function of cutaneous sensory nerves. By understanding their function and normal physiologic behavior we hope to develop targeted therapy for cutaneous sensory syndromes related to dermatologic diseases.
     
 
Merete Hædersdal, MD
Visiting Scientist
Department of Dermatology D-42
Bispebjerg University Hospital
Bispebjerg Bakke 23
DK-2400 Copenhagen NV
Denmark

     
 
Jermaine Henderson
Research Technician I

     
 
Gaudalupe Ibarra-Silva, MS
Graduate Research Assistant

     
 
Emily Ishak
Research Staff

     
 
Nisrine Kawa
Research Fellow

     
 
Alla Khodorova, PhD
Sr. Research Technologist

     
 
Brandon Law
Graduate Student

     
 
Kachiu Lee, MD
Research Scientist

     
 
Yakir Levin, MD, PhD
Instructor

     
 
Sara Moradi Tuchayi, MD
Research Staff

     
 
Matthias Muller, PhD
Research Fellow

     
 
Peiyun Ni
Graduate Student

     
 
Ogechukwu Onwudiwe, MD
Clinical Fellow

     
 
Michael Orestes, MD
Visiting Researcher

     
 
Martin Purschke, PhD
Instructor
My research interest is the cellular stress response after exposure to heat or cold. In particular, I am researching the loss of cell viability and the generation of DNA damage and apoptosis following such exposure.
     
 
Adam Raff, MD, PhD
Clinical Associate

     
 
Fernanda Sakamoto, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
At the Wellman Center, my primary interest is the use of lasers and photodynamic therapy for the treatment of skin lesions and cancers. Because acne is the most common disease in dermatology, I am working on the development of methods to selectively damage the sebaceous glands.
     
 
Sandeep Saluja, MD
Clinical Research Fellow

     
 
Katherine Siwy
Research Occupational Therapist

     
 
Joshua Tam, PhD
Instructor
At the Wellman Center, Josh will be researching new treatments that selectively affect adipose tissue, and the mechanisms involved.
     
 
Carina Thomas, BA
Research Assistant

     
 
Ying Wang, MD
Research Scientist
My research interests are in wound healing. In Dr. Anderson’s lab, my project focus on improving healing of skin wound by creating full-thickness skin constructs from microscopic skin tissue columns.
     
 
Emily Wenande, MD
Graduate Student

     
 
Adam Wulkan, MD
Clinical Research Fellow