Lab Members

jaehyuk-choiJaehyuk Choi, MD PhD
Ruth K. Freinkel Assistant Professor
College: Harvard University
Medical School: Yale University
Hobbies: Reading, Hiking, Playing with my kids

joonhee-parkJoonhee Park, PhD
Post-doctoral Fellow
College: Ewha University
Graduate School: Yonsei University
Hobbies: Yoga

Yuan Qian, PhD
Post-doctoral Fellow
College: Huanggang Normal college
Graduate School:Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Hobbies: Basketball, movie.

Taehyeung Kim, PhD
Post-doctoral Fellow
College:Chungnam National University
Graduate School:Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Hobbies: weight lifting

Xiaolong (Alan) Zhou, MD, MSc
Instructor of Dermatology / T32 Research Fellow
College: Harvard University
Medical School: Duke University
Hobbies: Biking, Running, Hiking, Tennis/Badminton

Jay Carroll Daniels
Graduate Student
College: Johns Hopkins University
Grad School: Northwestern University MSTP
Hobbies: Running, reading, going to concerts

Alexander Hou
Graduate Student
College: Georgetown University
Grad School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Hobbies: Hiking, Swimming, Musicals, Eating

Stephanie Shuyue Hong
Graduate Student
College: California Institute of Technology
Grad School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Hobbies: Traveling, hiking, watching movies/TV shows, strength training

Kyle Tegtmeyer
Graduate Student
College:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Grad School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Hobbies: Cooking, running, and watching TV

Elif Yagci
Graduate Student
College: Montana State University/Istanbul Technical University
Grad School: University of Illinois
Hobbies: Baking, Camping, Hiking, Planting

Sara Choi
Graduate Student
College:Amherst College
Grad School:Stanford University School of Medicine
Hobbies:Cycling/running, volunteer work, mentoring, travel (favorite place: Laos!)


Jingyi Yang
Research Technician
College:Beijing Forestry University
Grad School: Illinois Institute of Technology
Hobbies: Photograph and camping




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-Sir Isaac Newton