Former Lab Members and Publication History

Positions past trainees have taken after leaving the Overbaugh Lab

Publication record of trainees during the time they were in the Overbaugh lab (1988-2018)

21 PhD students; 21 Postdoctoral Fellows

Post-Doctoral Fellows

  • Jared Baeten, MD, PhD | Professor, Department of Global Health, University of Washington
  • Catherine Blish, MD, PhD | Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University Medical Center Cara Burns, PhD | Team Leader, Polio Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, Centers for Disease Control
  • Serene Forte, PhD | Manager, Virology Research & Development, Millipore Corporation | Director, Medical & Scientific Affairs, Medimmune
  • Steve Froggett, PhD | AAAS Fellow | Independent Consultant, Executive Director, Froggett & Assoc. LLC
  • John Gosink, PhD | Senior Scientist, Amgen | Research Scientist, Zymogenetics
  • Adeline Hajjar, DVM, PhD | Research Associate Professor, Department of Immunology, University of Washington
  • F. Claire Hankenson, DVM | Assistant Professor, University of Michigan | Associate Professor, Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania
  • Mary-Elizabeth Harmon, PhD | AAAS Fellow | Author-Philanthropist, Greenville, South Carolina
  • Jason Kimata, PhD | Assistant Professor, U of Texas, San Antonio | Assoc Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Paul Lewis, MD | Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oregon Health Sciences
  • Erica Lovelace, PhD | Senior Fellow, Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington
  • John Lynch, MD | Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Washington
  • Katherine S. Odem-Davis, PhD | Biostatistician, Center for Biomedical Sciences, University of Washington
  • Mary Poss, DVM, PhD | Asst & Assoc Professor, U of Montana | Professor, Biological Sciences, Pennsylvania State University
  • Christine Rousseau, PhD | Res Scientist, UW | Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Fdn; HIV Program Director, Sustainable Sci Inst
  • Manish Sagar, MD, MPH | Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical | Associate Professor, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Elaine Thomas, MD | Professor, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico
  • Xueling Wu, PhD | Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH | Assistant Professor, Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, Rockefeller University
  • Yegor Veronin, PhD | Science Officer, Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise, New York
Phylogenetic Tree of the Overbaugh Lab, 1988-2018
Phylogenetic Tree of the Overbaugh Lab, 1988-2018 High-res version

Pre-Doctoral Trainees

  • Sarah Benki, MS (Epi), PhD (2006) | Instructor in Epidemiology, University of Washington
  • Sarah Boomer, PhD (1996) | Professor and Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Western Oregon State College
  • Bryce Chackerian, PhD (1996) | Associate Professor, Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, University of New Mexico
  • Heather Cheng, MD, PhD (2005) | Hem-Onc Fellow, University of Washington | Assistant Member, FHCRC
  • Bhavna Chohan, PhD (2007) | Visiting Scientist, University of Nairobi | Senior Research Officer, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)
  • Leslie Goo, MPH, PhD (2013) | Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH
  • Daryl Humes, PhD (2012) | Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Copenhagen University Hvidovre Hospital
  • Adam Lauring, MD, PhD (2000) | Fellow, UCSF | Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases & Microbiology, U of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Dara Lehman, PhD (2008) | Staff Scientist, Human Biology Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Affiliate Assistant Professor, University of Washington
  • Michelle Long, PhD (2001) | Postdoc, Harvard U | Postdoc, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Washington
  • Jennifer Mabuka Maroa, PhD (2012) | Postdoctoral Fellow, KwaZulu Natal Research Institute for TB and HIV (K-RITH), South Africa
  • Maxwell Majiwa Omenda, PhD (2013) | Investigator-Postdoc, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)/Case Western, Kisumu, Kenya
  • Ramon Mendoza, PhD (2007) | Postdoc, FHCRC | Director, Virology & Molecular Services, Microbiology & Quality Associates
  • Anne Piantadosi, MD, PhD (2009) | Resident, Mass General Hospital, Harvard | Clinical Fellowship, Harvard
  • Mario Pineda, MD, PhD (2006) | Resident, U of Southern California | Gynecological Oncology Fellow, Northwestern University
  • Jennifer Rohn, PhD (1996) | Fellow, Cancer Research UK London Research Insti | Team Member, University College London
  • Cassandra Simonich, PhD (2017) | Medical Student, UW

MS Students

  • Katherine (Katie) A. Bosch, MS | Research Associate, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Samuel Gwynn, MS | deceased
  • Jennifer Johnson, MS I Associate General Counsel, Patents, Zymogenetics-Novartis / Head Global IP Syngenta, RTP, North Carolina
  • Julie Weis, MPH (co-mentor) | Research Scientist , Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Dawnnica Williams, MS | Medical Student, Cornell University/Resident–Pediatrics New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College

Technical Staff

  • Dana Devange-Panteleeff
  • Sandy Emery
  • Maria Moser-Anderson
  • Dylan Peterson
  • Nicholas (Nick) Rabena
  • Lyle Rudensey
  • Gretchen Strauch
  • James Sugai
  • Jeff Taylor
  • Bingjie Wang

Undergraduates/Summer Research Trainees

  • Ryan Anderson 
  • Kristina Bajema 
  • Raquel Bartz 
  • Jesse Bergevin 
  • Ronald Cheung 
  • Dana Devange 
  • Shannon Devange 
  • Ozge Dogan 
  • Shannon Emery 
  • Ana Glassmayer 
  • Lisa Gleason
  • Laura Granville
  • Stephanie Jackson 
  • Zahra Jalalian 
  • Lily Johnston
  • Erin Kirkegaard
  • Elizabeth Laws
  • Sam Melton
  • Afsi Mozaffarian
  • Bryn Mumma
  • Joel Neilson
  • Minh-An Ngugen
  • Willi Obenza | (PREP)*
  • Brannon Orton
  • Mark Papenhausen
  • Adam Parast
  • Amber L. Peden
  • Deborah Peterson
  • Dylan Peterson
  • Tracey Pierce
  • Nick Provine
  • Sasha Taleban
  • Laura C. Thornquist

    * Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program

International Scholars

  • Alexi Borsenko
  • Bhavna Chohan (2001 – date)
  • Varsha Chohan (2008 – date)
  • Emmanuel Kabare (2011)
  • Simon Ogolla
  • Jennifer Mabuka Maroa (2004-2012)
  • Juma Shafi (Fall 2010)
  • Jenn Slyker (2005)
  • Maxwell Majiwa (2006)
  • Musa Otieno N’gayo (2007-2008)