Alumni

Post-doctoral Fellows

  • Mansoor Haider, Ph.D. – 1997-1999
    Professor, Dept. of Mathematics, NC State Univ.
  • Chang-Seop Lee, M.D., Ph.D. – 2002-2003
    Associate Research Professor of Surgery & Bioengineering, Inje University, Korea
  • Jun Chen, Ph.D. – 2000-2002
    Associate Research Professor, Duke University, Dept. Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Kenichi Kitaoka, M.D. – 2004-2005
    Associate Professor of Surgery, Kochi University, Japan
  • S. Kenny Roberts, Ph.D. – 2005-2008
    CEO, Eunoia Biotech LLC
  • Lyman Whitlatch, M.D., Ph.D. – 2006-2007
    Practicing Neurosurgeon, Enloe Neurosurgery & Spine, Chico, CA
  • Samuel B. Adams, Jr. M.D. – 2006-2007
    Assistant Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center
  • Ravi Dhurjati, Ph.D. – 2008-2009
    Clinical Research Associate, Duke University Medical Center
  • Mostafa Gabr, M.D. – 2009-2011
    Surgery Resident, Duke University Medical Center
  • Kyle Allen, Ph.D. – 2006-2011
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Univ. of Florida
  • Brian A. Mata, M.D. – 2010- 2012
    Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Lakeshore Orthopaedic Group, Irving NY
  • Xinyan Tang, Ph.D. – 2011- 2013
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCSF School of Medicine
  • Robby Bowles, Ph.D. – 2011- 2014
    Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City UT
  • Isaac Obiri Karikari, M.D. – 2010-2011
    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Duke University Medical Center
  • Claire Jeong, Ph.D. – 2011- 2013
    Research Engineering, Glaxo Smith-Kline
  • Laura Tanenbaum, Ph.D. – 2016-2017
    Research Scientist, Janssen
  • Bailey V. Fearing, Ph.D. – 2015-2019
    Research Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery, Atrium Health Musculoskeletal Institute
  • Era Jain, Ph.D. – 2016-2019
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University

Ph.D. Students

  • Dawn M. Elliott, Ph.D. – 1995-1999
    Chair, Program in Biomedical Engineering Univ. of Delaware
  • Daria A. Narmoneva, Ph.D. – 1996-2000
    Associate Professor, Dept.of Bioengineering, Univ. of Cinncinati
  • Michelle A. Williams, Ph.D. – 1996-2000
    Chief Operating Officer, Tissue Banks International
  • Anthony E. Baer, Ph.D. – 1997-2001
    Director, Aristeia Capital / Senior Associate, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Helawe Betre, Ph.D. – 1999-2005
    Research Engineer, Zimmer Orthobiologics/Smith & Nephew/Arthrocare
  • Maureen L. Dreher (Upton), Ph.D. – 2000-2007
    Research Engineer & Policy Analyst, FDA Center for Devices & Radiological Health
  • Lawrence M. Boyd, Ph.D. – 2001-2007
    CEO, View Medical, Sr VP Bioventus, Prof of the Practice, Clemson University
  • Dana L. Nettles, Ph.D. – 2002-2007
    CER Medical Writer
  • Mohammed F. Shamji, M.D., Ph.D. – 2004-2008
    Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Univ. of Toronto
  • Li Cao, Ph.D. – 2003-2008
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, Duke University
  • Chris L. Gilchrist, Ph.D. – 2003-2009
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, Duke University Medical Center
  • S. Michael Sinclair, Ph.D. – 2008-2013
    Associate Director of R&D, Osiris Therapeutics / Director, Pipeline Strategy, Smith and Nephew
  • Aubrey T. Francisco, Ph.D. – 2007-2013
    Director of Research, Digital Promise / Deputy Director, EF+Math Program, NewSchools Venture Fund
  • Tim Mwangi, Ph.D – 2009-2015
    Research Engineer, Navigant Consulting / Marketing Manager Abbvie
  • Devin Bridgen, Ph.D-2009-2015
    Program Lead in Strategic Scientific Partnerships,SQZ Biotechnologies
  • Priscilla Hwang, Ph.D – 2010-2015
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Elizabeth Leimer, Ph.D – 2014-2017
    Anesthesiology Resident, Oregon Health and Science University

M.D. Students

  • Neil A. Hanson, M.D. – 2004-05
    Department of Anesthesiology, Virginia Mason
  • David Garras, M.D. – 2005-06
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Midwest Orthopaedic Consultants
  • Brian A. Mata, M.D. – 2005-06
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Lakeshore Orthopedic Group
  • David Tainter, M.D. – 2012-13
    Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Jing Han, M.D. – 2014-15
    Resident Physician – General Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center