Team

Michalina Janiszewska, PhD

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Assistant Professor
UF Scripps Biomedical Research
Department of Molecular Medicine

2016-2018 Instructor: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
2012-2016 PostDoc: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
2012 PhD; University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Michalina Janiszewska, Ph.D.

Candice Morrow

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Joined September 2018

Candice Morrow

Roberto Salatino, BSc

GRADUATE STUDENT

Joined May 2019

2016-2018 Research Technician, Columbia University Medical Center
2014 BSc; University of Utah

Roberto Salatino

Ugoma Onubogu, BSc

MD/PHD STUDENT

Joined February 2020

2017 BSc; Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
2016 Research Assistant, University of California Los Angeles

Ugoma Onubogu, BSc

Stephen Zorc, BSc

MD/PHD STUDENT

Joined February 2021

 2017-2018 Research Assistant, Hesperos Inc. and Research Associate, UCF, Orlando, Florida
2015-2016 Medical Assistant, Chevy Chase Surgical Associates, Maryland
2015 BSc; Florida Atlantic University

Stephen Zorc,  BSc

Arantxa Romero-Toledo, PhD

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

Joined November 2022

2021-2022 Postdoc; University of Pittsburgh
2020 PhD; Barts Cancer Institute, UK
2015 MSc; Barts Cancer Institute, UK
2013 BSc; Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico

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Kelsey Wolfe, BSc


GRADUATE STUDENT

Joined February 2023

2022 BSc; State University of New York at Fredonia

Kelsey Wolfe

Alumni

Cristen Knapp

SUMMER INTERN

Joined June 2023

2023-now; University of Alabama at Birmingham

Cristen

Benjamin Oakes

RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

October 2022 – June 2023
&
June-August 2019 
(INTERN – SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM)

2019-2022 BSc; University of Miami

Currently: Medical Student at University of Central Florida, Orlando

Benjamin Oakes

Jessica Camacho

INTERN – SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM

June – August 2022

2020-now Vassar College

Currently: Student at Vassar College

Jess Camacho

Kacper Walentynowicz, PhD

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

January 2020 – July 2022

2019 PhD; Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, PAS, Poland
2014 MSc; University of Sheffield Medical School, UK
2013 BSc; University of Wolverhampton, UK

Currently: Postdoctoral Fellow at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York

Kacper Walentynowicz, PhD

Melanie Maerken, PhD

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

May 2019 – June 2022

2019 PhD; University of Liverpool, UK
2014 MSc; University of Marburg, Germany
2012 BSc; University Recklinghausen, German

Currently: Technical Specialist at Synthego

Melanie Maerken

Andrea Tigges

INTERN – SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM

June – August 2021

2018-2022 BSc; Iowa State University

Currently: Graduate Student at Northwestern University

Andrea

Shreya Yadav, BSc

RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

September 2018 – July 2020

Currently:
Research Assistant at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York

Shreya Yadav, BSc