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 Patricia Opresko

Patricia Opresko

Patricia L. Opresko, Ph.D.
Principle Investigator, email: plo4@pitt.edu

  • Professor, department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.
  • Post-doctoral fellow National Institute on Aging, 2000-2005
  • PhD  in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, 2000
  • BS in Biology & Chemistry, DeSales University, 1994
 Elise Fouquerel

Elise Fouquerel

Elise Fouquerel, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, email: elf51@pitt.edu

  • PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Strasbourg University, France, 2011
  • Masters in Molecular Biology, Enzymology & Structural Biology. Henri Poincarre University,  2007
 Ryan Barnes

Ryan Barnes

 Samantha Sanford

Samantha Sanford

 Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson

 Xander Orenstein

Xander Orenstein

 Ariana Detwiler

Ariana Detwiler

 Adam Barsouk

Adam Barsouk

Ryan Barnes, Ph,D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, email: ryb22@pitt.edu

  • PhD in Biomedical Sciences with an option in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, 2017
  • BS in Chemistry and Molecular Biology, West Chester University, 2012 
 

Samantha Sanford
PhD Student, IDM, email: sas354@pitt.edu

  • BS in Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, 2008 
 

Samuel Johnson
PhD Student, Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology, email: saj98@pitt.edu

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Xander Orenstein
Technician, email: aso9@pitt.edu

  • BS in Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, 2014
 

Ariana Detwiler, MS
Technician, email: acd54@pitt.edu

  • MS in Cell Biology, Kent State University, 2015
  • BS in Biology, Genetics and Development, 2012

 

 

Adam Barsouk
Undergraduate Student Intern

  • Enrolled at Pennsylvannia State University Pre-medical program

Past lab members

  • Arindam Bose, PhD, postdoctoral fellow, Harvard University
  • Melinda Sager, former technician
  • Justin Lormand, graduate student at Cornell University
  • Connor Murphy PhD, microscopy and imaging specialist, Hunt Optics and Imaging
  • Dhvani Parikh PhD, toxicologist, US Green Building Council
  • Hannah Pope-Varsalona PhD, toxicologist, US EPA
  • Fujun Liu PhD, Manager of global product safety, Revlon NJ
  • Devin Kepchia, PhD, Research Associate, postdoctoral fellow, Salk Institute
  • Rama Damerla PhD, postdoctoral fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Gerald Nora MD/PhD, attending physician Columbia St. Mary's hospital
  • Gregory Sowd PhD, research fellow, Dana-Faber Cancer Institute