Galloway Lab Trainees

Postdoctoral Fellows

Jay A. Nelson, PhD (1980-1984)
Currently: Professor, Oregon Health Sciences University, & Director of the Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute (VGTI),
Portland, OR
Gail C. Fraizer, PhD
Currently:  Associate Professor, Kent State University, Kent, OH
Curtis Brandt, PhD
Currently: Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Franco Buonaguro, MD
Currently: Director, Molecular Biology & Viral Oncogenesis Unit, Natl Cancer Institute “Fond Pascale “ Napoli-Italy.
Thomas Hill, PhD
Currently: Associate Professor, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Jiliane Firzlaff, MD
Currently: Staff Scientist, Institut fur Biochemie, Klinikum University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
Carol Krantz, PhD (1987-1989)
Currently: Director, Regulatory Affairs, Amgen Inc. Seattle, WA
K.V.R. Dhananjaya, PhD
Currently: Assistant Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
N. Manjunath, MD
Currently: Scientist.  All India Insititute for Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Steven Jenison, MD
Currently: Independent Consultant at Steven Jenison MD, Medical Education & Consultation, Dixon, NM
Xiu-ping Yu, MD
Currently: Vice President, Shandong University, Jinan, China
G. William Demers, PhD
Currently: Senior Scientist, Canji Pharmaceutical, San Diego, CA
Leslie A. Baken, MD
Currently: President, Medical Staff, Park Nicollet Health Services, St. Louis Park, MN
Scott Foster, PhD
Currently: Scientist, Glaxo Wellcome, Research Triangle, N.C.
Larry Martin, PhD
Currently: Staff Clinical Scientist at Beckman Coulter, Minneapolis, MN
Jo Beth Harry, PhD
Currently: Staff scientist, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute
Thomas Grubert, MD
Currently: Instructor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munich, Germany
Beth Etscheid, PhD
Currently: Director of Licensing at Washington Research Foundation, Seattle, WA
Nobuo Yaegashi, MD
Currently: Director, Center for Integrated Research for Women’s Health, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
Michael Hagensee, MD
, PhD (1991-1996)
Currently: Associate Professor, Louisiana State University Medical School, New Orleans, LA
Douglas Hawkins, MD
Currently: Associate Division Chief, Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, Seattle, WA and Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Monica Ravanello, PhD
(1994 -1996)
Currently: Patent Scientist/IP Specialist, Chemistry Technology Senior Scientist, Monsanto, Riverside, CA
Jens Oliver Funk, MD
Currently: Chief Scientific Officer, Principia Biopharma, San Francisco, CA
Tohru Kiyono, MD
Currently: Chief, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
Tina Passalaris, MD
Currently: Oncologist, New York, NY
Andrew McShea, PhD
Currently: Chief Operating Officer at Theo Chocolate, Seattle, WA
Takashi Onda, MD, PhD
Currently: Assist. Professor, Ob/Gyn U. of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Farrel Buchinsky, MD
Currently: Assist. Professor, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, and the Department of Surgery, Drexel University College of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.
Weifeng Luo, PhD
Currently: Staff Scientist, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Erin Egelkrout, PhD
Currently: Sr. Scientist, Applied Biotechnology Institute, Cal Poly Technology Park, San Luis Obispo, CA
Carla Grandori, MD, PhD
Currently: Research Associate Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
Michael Underbrink, MD
Currently: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
Kristin Bedard, PhD
(2005- 2008)
Currently: Director and Head of Virology, Kineta, Inc., Seattle, WA
Katzenellenbogen, MD (2003-2006)
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Section of Adolescent Medicine, University of WA, Seattle, WA
Ruchi Garg, MD
Physician, Northern Virginia Pelvic Surgery Associates, Inc., Arlington, VA
Toyoshima, MD, PhD (2008-2010)
Currently: Assistant Professor, Tohoyo University, Japan
Heather Howie, PhD
Currently: Staff Scientist, Puget Sound Blood Center, Seattle WA
Yuki Yoshimatsu, PhD
Currently: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Washington, Seattle WA
Anjali Bheda-Malge, PhD
(2011 – 2012)
Currently: Research Scientist, Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle WA
Qi Shi, PhD
Currently: Chinese Center for Disease Control & Prevention, China
Joerg Enssle, PhD
Currently: Returned to Germany

Graduate Students

Anna-Marija Helt, PhD (1997-2002)
Currently: Small business owner, Durango, CO
Lindy Gewin, PhD (1998-2004)
Currently: Lab Assistant, Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon
Jennifer Benanti, PhD (1998-2003)
Currently: Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts, Medical School, Worcester, MA
Johnnie Orozco, MD, PhD (1999-2004)
Currently: Research Associate, Pagel Lab, Clinical Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
David Burke, MS (2005-2007)
Currently: Instructor in Microbiology, North Seattle Community College, Seattle, WA
Myra Wang, PhD (2006-2010)
Currently: Senior Scientist, Program Management, Kineta, Inc. Seattle, WA
Mei Xu, PhD (2005-2010)
Currently: Research Scientist, Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Cassandra (Cassie) Abel (MD/PhD rotation student)
Currently:  in the Julie Overbaugh Lab, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA


Mary E. Colangelo, (Summer 2009)
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
Caroline Fiser, (Summer 2011)
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
Taylor Lasof, (Summer 2012)
University of San Diego, San Diego, CA