Current Members

SongYH2017
  • Hunter B Dean, M.S., MD/PhD student
    Graduate Student
    Email: hbdean@uab.edu
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Rory2020Spring
  • Amanda M Plain, M.S., PhD student 
    Graduate Student
    B.S., MS. Chemistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Email: playette@uab.edu
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  • Hrithik Praveen
    Undergraduate Student
    Email: hpraveen@uab.edu
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, UAB

  • Kyla Alexsa Gabriel
    Undergraduate Student 
    Email: kgabriel@uab.edu
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, UAB
  • Annabel Lynne Johnson
    Undergraduate Student
    Email: johnsoal@uab.edu
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, UAB

 
Alumni

  • Jason Zhang (2020 – 2021), currently MIT biological engineering PhD graduate program
    Undergraduate Student 
    Awarded Honors College Presidential Summer Fellowship 2020
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Zainab Ameir Ahmad (2018-2020), currently Medical School students at University of Mississippi Medical School
    Undergraduate Student 
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Caleb M Graham, B.S. M.D. Master student (Rotation student, Fall 2019)
  • Adam E Bashir, B.S., MD student, 2018-2019
  • Molly Sears Buckley, Master student (Rotation student, Fall 2018)
  • Khanh T Nguyen, PhD student (Rotation student, Fall 2018)
  • Seoeui (Lisa) Hong (Spring 2018)
    Undergraduate Student 
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Kishan M Patel (Spring and Summer 2018)
    Undergraduate Student
     University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Romone Fancy, M.S., PhD (PhD graduated in December 2017)
    Graudate student
    B.S.  Chemistry, University of South Carolina
    M.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham 
  • Romone was awarded a two-year graduate fellowship from The Comprehensive Minority Faculty and Student Development Program at UAB
  • Romone was Awarded a two-year NSF Bridge to the Doctorate fellowship from The Office for Equity and Diversity at UAB
  • Romone was Awared a AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award 2012
  • First-Place for poster presentation in Biomedical Engineering Research Symposium at UAB, 2012
  • Aufan, Muhammad Rifqi, M.S., PhD student (rotation student, Fall 2017)
    Graduate Student

    B.S. Engineering Physics, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia
    M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), South Korea
  • Mohit A Limdi, B.S.   (2016-2017)
    Graduate Student, currently MBA student at UAB 
    B.S., Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
    Email: molimdi@uab.edu
  • Vaishali Nijampatnam (2016-2017)
    Undergraduate student
    UAB, Biomedical Engineering Dpartment
    Email: vnij@uab.edu
  • Ruta Sanjay Bhat (2016-2017)
    Undergraduate student
    UAB, Biomedical Engineering Dpartment
    Email: rutabhat@uab.edu
  • Amy Zhang (2016-2017)
    High School student
    Hoover High School
  • Samuel Holder (2016 Jan- 2016 Oct)
    Undergraduate student
    Biomedical Eneering Department
    Email: samwell@uab.edu
  • Courtney Mobbs (2016 summer)
    High School student
    Northridge High School in Tuscaloosa
    2016 Biomedical Engineering Summer Camp
  • Justin L. Howell, M.S. (2013 – 2016)
    Research Assistant
    B.S., MS. Bioengineering, University of Louisville
    Current: Covance Inc.
  • Hongyi (Joyce) Yang, Ph.D (graduated Dec. 2015)
    Graduate Student
    Co-advise with Dr. Patterson in Chemsitry
  • Dynisty Everette (2015 summer)
    NST REU summer student
    Undergraduate student
    Savannah State University
    NSF REU summer student
  • Julian Dill (2015 summer)
    Undergraduate student
    Lawson State Community College
    UAB Summer Science Institute (SSI) Research Intern
    UAB Center for Community OutReach Development Program
  • James Browning (2014 – 2015)
    High School Student
    Creativity, Action, and Service program in
    Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School
  • Brady Dulak (2014 summer) 
    Undergraduate student
    NST REU summer student
  • Lingyun Wang, Ph.D. (2011 – 2014)
    Visiting Scientist
  • Qinghua Zeng, MD, Ph.D. ( 2014 )
    Visiting Scientist
  • Tiara Napier, M.S. (2010 – 2013)
    Graduate Student
    B.S. Biomedical Enineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
    NIH PREP Scholar
    Tiara was Awarded a two-year NSF Bridge to the Doctorate fellowship from The Office for Equity and Diversity at UAB
    First-Place in the Engineering Category for poster presentation at conference for NSF Bridge to the Doctorate Fellows in Auburn, 2012
  • Brea Reese (2013 summer)
    High School Research Intern
    UAB Center for Community OutReach Development Program
  • Thomas Schmid ( 2012 )
    Visiting Scholar
    PhD student in Computer Science at University of Leipzig, Germany
    Fulbright Scholarship as visiting scholar in United States
  • Musa Williams (2012 summer)
    Undergraduate student
    NSF REU summer student
  • Kevin J Anderson (2009 -2011)
    Undergraduate Student
    Currently: Cornell University BME graduate program
    Recognized in Science and Technology Honors Program in its Spring Celebration of Excellence at UAB, 2011
  • Valentine Nwachukwu (2011 summer)
    Undergraduate student
    REU summer student
    Winning the third place in REU summer exposition
    UAB Global and Community Leadership Honors program
  • Jarvis Williams (2011 summer)
    CORD high school summer research intern
    A. H. Parker High School
  • Christopher Evans (2010 and 2011 summer)
    Minority Summer High School Research Intern
    UAB Center for Community OutReach Development Program
    Valedictorian of A. H. Parker High School
    Summer Executive Internship in ‘Kids & Jobs’ program of City of Birmingham
  • Daixi Li, PhD ( 2009- 2010 )
    Visiting Scientist
  • Huikuan Chao (2009 -2010)
    Graduate research trainee
  • Di Pan, M.S. (2007 – 2009)
    Graduate research assistant
  • Qi Yan, M.S. (2007 – 2009)
    Graduate research assistant
  • Nichele Cantrell (2009 summer) 
    Birmingham’s Ramsay High School
    Minority Enrichment Student
    K-12 Outreach
  • Bibo Shi (2008 -2009)
    Graduate research trainee
  • Jonathan Suever (2007 – 2008)
    Undergraduate Student
    Currently: GeorgeTech BME graduate program
    NSF fellowship awardee
    Jonathan is a recipient of Jane Knight Lowe Scholarship
    Jonathan is in Predient’s list for several semesters
  • Russell Greeen (2007 – 2008)
    Undergraduate Student
    Currently: Auburn University graduate program
    Russell received Presidential Honors for several semesters
  • Joseph C Pak (2008)
    Undergraduate Student
  • Theodore Tolvin (2008 summer)
    Huffman High School
    UAB Summer high School Research Intern from Cords Program
    K-12 Outreach; Minority Student
  • Yuemin Liu, Ph. D (2006 – 2007)
    Postdoctoral researcher