Former Postdoctoral Trainees

 

 Preceptor

 Trainee and
Training Period

 Degree, Year, Institution

 Current Position

Dorina Avram, Ph.D. Dil Sultana
2014-2015
Ph.D.
University of Tokushima; Tokushima, Japan
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville
 

Mohammad Uddin
2011-2015

Ph.D.
Nagoya University; Aichi, Japan
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville  
Guangchun Bai, M.D., Ph.D. Yinlan Bai
2010-2012
M.D., 1999
Ph.D., 2007
The Fourth Military Medical University, China
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Fourth Military Medical University, China
 
 Yuan Liao
2014-2015
Ph.D.
Wuhan University, Hubei Province, China
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Cardiovascular Sciences, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY  
 Fangfang Guo
2013-2013
Ph.D., 2012
China Agricultural University
D&R Manager
Trinity Biotech, PLC
 Adam Underwood
2012-2013 
 
Ph.D., 2012
Binghamton University, Vestal, NY
Dental Student, University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine
Mario Canki, Ph.D. Robin Cotter
2003-2004 
 
Ph.D., 2003
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Instructional Spec., ASUW Integrat Natural Science Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
 Xudong Lin
2004-2005
M.D., 1989 
Medical College, Beijing University, China
Postdoctoral Fellow, New York State Department of Health, Wadsworth Center, Albany, NY
 Elena Paskaleva
2003-2008
Ph.D., 2003 
University of Manchester, England
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Cell Biology & Cancer Research, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Dana R. Crawford, Ph.D. Toshihide Suzuki
1998-1999
Ph.D., 1993
Tohoku University, Japan
Research Assistant, Laboratory of Forensic Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Teikyo University, Japan
Carlos de Noronha, Sc.D. Laurieann Casey Klockow
2007-2011
Ph.D., 2007
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
James R. Drake, Ph.D. Timothy A. Gondree Lewis
1997-2000

Ph.D., 1997 
University of Virginia Commonwealth, Richmond, VA

Program Officer, DAIT/NIAID/NIH/DHHS, Bethesda, MD
 Toufic Nashar
2002-2006
Ph.D., 1989
University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Assistant Professor of Virology and Immunology, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL
Edmund J. Gosselin, Ph.D.Deepak Rawool
2005-2007
Ph.D., 2004
Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, India
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Genome Research,
Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany
 Ying Li
2007-2011
Ph.D., 2007
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Quality Control Scientist, Regeneron, Rensselaer, NY
 Constantine Bitsaktsis
2007-2011
Ph.D., 2007 
King's College, University of London, UK
Assistant Professor, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ
 Giang H. Pham
2010-2014
Ph.D.
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi, India
 
 Brian Franz
2015
Ph.D., 2015
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Postdoctoral Research Associate,
Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
Jonathan A. Harton, Ph.D. Sarah J. Earley
2007-2009
Ph.D., 2009 
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University, Center for Systems Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
 Thomas R. Kiehl
2010
Ph.D., 2006
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Research Fellow, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University at Albany, Albany, NY
 Kristen Porter
2010-2012
Ph.D., 2010 
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY 
Contractor and Staff Scientist, Preclinical Microbicide & Prevention Research Branch, DAIDS, NIH/NIAID, Bethesda, MD
 Thi Hong Nga Le
2013-2014
Ph.D.  
University of Ulsan, Ulsan, Korea  
 
 Kouacou V. Konan, Ph.D.Qingxia Han
2011-2014
Ph.D.
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China
Assistant Specialist,
Plant Pathology and Microbiology Dept., University of California
 Irfan A. Khan
2012-2014
Ph.D.
University of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Life Sciences Institute; College of Arts and Sciences; University at Albany
 Dennis W. Metzger, Ph.D.Matthew Fitts
1988-1990
Ph.D., 1987
Clemson University, Clemson, SC
Staff Scientist, South Carolina State Law Enforcement, Forensics Division, Columbia, SC
 Roberta Raeder
1998-1999
Ph.D., 1996  Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH Retired
 Bernard Arulanandam
1999-2001
Ph.D., 1999 
Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH
Professor of Immunology, Department of Biology, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX
 Amy Allman
1999-2001
Ph.D., 1999
Miami University, Oxford, OH
Instructor, Albany Academy for Girls, Albany, NY
 Joyce Lynch
2000-2002
Ph.D., 2000
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine London, England
Medical Writer, Parexel International Ltd., Uxbridge, Middlesex, UK
 Wen Yang
2003-2004
M.D., 1998, China Medical University, China
Ph.D., 2003, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University, New York, NY
 Diana Albu
2004-2005
Ph.D., 2004
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Scientist, Oncology, EiSai, Andover, MA
 Albert Sabirov
2002-2005
M.D., 1988, Kazan Medical Institute, Russia
Ph.D., 2002, Oita Medical University, Japan
New York Onocology/Hematology, Albany, NY
 Sofia Olmos
2003-2006
Ph.D., 2003
Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Postdoctoral Fellow, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
 Rajendra Singh
2005-2006
D.V.M., 1984, College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, India
Ph.D., 1997, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India
Associate Professor, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India
 Manish Mahawar
2006-2009
D.V.M., 1999, College of Veterinary and Animal Science, India
Ph.D., 2006, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India
Senior Scientist, Biochemistry Division, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, India
 Keer Sun
2006-2009
Ph.D., 2006, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Microbiology, University of Nebraska, College of Medicine, Omaha, NE
 Yan Gan
2009-2010
M.D., 1996, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Ph.D., 2004, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Postdoctoral Fellow, Neuroimmunology Laboratory, Barrow Neurological Institute, 
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
 Girish Kirimanjeswara
2005-2010
D.V.M., 1998, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India
Ph.D., 2005, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
 Rachael Racine
2010-2011
Ph.D., 2010, State University of New York at Albany/Wadsworth Center, Albany, NY Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Immunobiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
 Jennifer Wilson-Welder
2009-2011
Ph.D., 2009, Iowa State University, Ames, IA Research Microbiologist, Spirochete Disease Group, USDA/ARS/Mid-West Area, National Animal Disease Center, Infectious Bacterial Diseases Unit, Ames, IA
 Alan M. Sanfilippo
2015
Ph.D., 2015
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
Timothy J. Sellati, Ph.D.Chandra Shekhar Bakshi
2003-2005
D.V.M., 1989, College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, India
Ph.D., 1998, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India
Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 
 Mohammed Rafii
2003-2006
Ph.D., 2003, University of Seville School of Medicine, Spain Postdoctoral Fellow, The Scripps Institute at La Jolla University, San Diego, CA 
 

Meenakshi Malik
2003-2008

 
D.V.M., 1989, College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, India
Ph.D., 1998, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India
Assistant Professor of Microbiology, Department of Arts and Sciences, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Albany, NY
 Bikash Sahay
2005-2012
D.V.M., 1999, Rajendra Agricultural University, India
Ph.D., 2005, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India  
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL  
 Sivakumar Periasamy
2010-2012
 Ph.D., 2007
 Indian Veterinary Research Institute
Postdoctoral Fellow, Albany Medical College, Center for Immunology & Microbial Disease, Albany, NY
William O'Connor, Jr.Kathleen Busman-Sahay
2012-2015

Ph.D., 2012 
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

 
 Jing-Ren Zhang

Yueyun Ma
2005-2007

M.D., 1997
Ph.D., 2001
The Fourth Military Medical University, China
Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Laboratory, Xijing Hospital, Xi'an, China
 Zhuo Ma
2004-2007
D.V.M., 1984, Gansu Agricultural University, China
Ph.D., 1996, Nanjing Agricultural University, China
Research Associate, Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY
 

Mohan Nair Manoj Kumar
2006-2009

D.V.M., 1997, Kerala Agricultural University, India
Ph.D., 2006, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Philadelphia, PA
 Odeniel Sertil
2006-2009
Ph.D., 2006
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Postdoctoral Fellow, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 

 Huaiqing Chen
2006-2009
D.V.M., 1986, Huazhong Agricultural University, China
Ph.D., Nanjing Agricultural University, China
Research Associate, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA