Former Members

Stefan Grossauer

Education: MD University of Graz, Austria. MBA Danube University Krems, Austria

Position: Associate Specialist 2015-1016

Current Position: Chief Physician, Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Frankfurt-Hoechst

Research Interest: Identification of  resistance mechanisms in tumor-promoting cells in glioblastomas and the anti-glioma efficacy of novel BRAF/MEK inhibitors and immune checkpoint inhibitors in preclinical glioblastoma models.


Katharina Koeck

Education: MD University of Vienna, Austria. MBA Danube University Krems, Austria

Position: Visiting Scholar 2015-1016

Current Position: Neuro-surgery Resident, University Clinic Bochum, Germany

Research Interest: Identification of resistance mechanisms in tumor-promoting cells in glioblastomas and the anti-glioma efficacy of novel BRAF/MEK inhibitors and immune checkpoint inhibitors in preclinical glioblastoma models.


Noemi Andor

Education: Ph.D. UC San Francisco & Technical University Munich, Germany

Position: Master Student, Graduate Student, Assistant Specialist 2011-2015

Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California

Research Interest: Tumor evolution and personalized combination therapies


Caitlin Crook

Education: St. Ignatius High School 

Position: Volunteer (2015-2016)

Current Position: Freshman at UC San Diego


Esmat Hegazi

Education: BSc UC Berkeley

Position: Volunteer (2014)

Current Position: Graduate Student, Princeton University

 

Sonia Spindt

Education: BSc UC Berkeley

Position: Volunteer (2015)

Current Position: Medical School Applicant
 


Hannah Collins

Position: CIRM Fellow 2014-2015

Current Position:   Research Assistant, Stanford University


Molly Kastner

Position: Volunteer; Assistant Specialist 2014-2015

Current Position: Medical Student, Temple University School of Medicine



Robin Lerner

Position: Postdoctoral Fellow 2012-2015

Current Position: Clinical Trial Manager. University of Oxford, UK



Yuichiro Ihara

Position: Visiting Assistant Researcher 2012-2013

Current Position: Scientist, Otsuka Pharmaceutical, Tokushima, Japan

Research Interest: Tumor Immunology


Brian Reichholf

Position: Junior Specialist and international Diploma Student 2012-2013

Current Position: Graduate Student, Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna Austria

Research Interest: RNA Biology


Patrizia Hanecker

Position: Junior Specialist and international Diploma Student 2011-2012

Current Position: Graduate Student, Institute for Stroke and Dementia Research, University of Munich, Munich, Germany

Research Interest: Stroke


Sista Sugiarto

Position: Staff Research Associate 2008-2012

Current Position: Engineer at Varian Medical Systems, Palo Alto, California


Charlotte Nettekoven

Position: Volunteer 2010

Current Position: Graduate Student, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany

Research Interest: Human motor system


Elena Gonzalez-Munoz

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher 2008-2010

Current Position: Principal Investigator, Laboratory of Cellular Reprogramming, Andalusia, Spain

Research Interest: Cellular Reprogramming


Markus Waldhuber

Position: Research Scholar and international graduate student 2004-2007

Current Position: Scientist, MorphoSys AG, Munich, Germany