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Shailaja Mani Lab

Lab Alumni


Julie Laroche, Former pre-doctoral fellow, Center for Immunization & Respiratory Infectious Diseases Public Health Agency, Canada.

Victoria Levassuer, Former SMART student, M.D. Program, University of Missouri Medical School, Missouri

Wendy Portillo, Ph.D., Former post-doc Fellow, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM) Queretaro, Mexico.

Andreana Rivera (M.D/Ph.D student); Staff Pathologist Dept. of Pathology & Genomic Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

Lisa Otey (Clinical Research fellow); Private Practice; Greater Houston Gynecology, Houston, TX

Bhuvana Balasubramanian, Ph.D., Former post-doc fellow, Research Associate, Baylor College of Medicine


Undergraduate Alumni


Gaurav Aggarwala, SMART program, M.D., Cardiologist, Utah Cardiology PC, Layton, Utah

Julie Laroche, SMART program, Center for Immunization & Respiratory Infectious Diseases, Public Health Agency, Canada

Eric Cook-Wiens, SMART program. MPH, Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Topeka, Kansas

Jose Pagan, Summer undergrad; Research Assistant, The Rockefeller University

Kathryn O’Shea, SMART program; M.D. program, School of Medicine, Stonybrook

Molly Schroeder, SMART program, Graduate student, Developmental Biology Program, Baylor College of Medicine

Karina Schnittker, Endocrine Society Minority Access Program; Graduate student, UT El Paso

Victoria Levasseur, SMART program; Research Assistant, NIH

Anna Malysz, SMART program; Research Assistant, Augustana College, IL

Regina Leslie, Undergraduate intern; Undergraduate student, Rice University, Houston

Sam Stewart, SMART program, Augustana College, IL

Vicent Butera, SMART program, postbac program, NIH, M.D.