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PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

Shiladitya Sengupta

Shiladitya obtained his bachelors with honors and masters from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where he received the Geeta Mital Gold Medal. He then went to Trinity College, University of Cambridge as a British Chevening and Nehru Scholar for his PhD in pharmacology. His postdoctoral training was in biological engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has received the Shakuntala Amir Chand Prize from the Indian Council for Medical Research and the Young Investigator award from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. He is a recipient of the TR35 Innovator Award from the MIT Technology Review Magazine and the Era of Hope Scholar Award from the US Department of Defense, and has supervised several best student paper awards at recent conferences.

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Aaron Goldman

Aaron completed a PhD in Cancer Biology with an emphasis in pharmacology and toxicology at the Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, where he was a NIH pre-doctoral scholar. He is currently an American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Scholar. He fought professional Muay Thai in Arizona and Las Vegas since 2007 and was a congressional intern for Gabrielle Giffords in 2010.

Ashish A. Kulkarni

Ashish received his B. Tech. in Chemical Technology from Institute of Chemical Technology, University of Mumbai (formerly known as UDCT). He worked as a Process Engineer in the product and process development division in a rubber chemicals company in Mumbai for three years. Prior to joining the Sungupta Laboratory, he completed his PhD in Organic Chemistry from the University of Cincinnati.

GRADUATE STUDENTS

Yamicia Connor

Yamicia is an MD-PhD student at Harvard since 2008. She received a dual BS degree in Biology and Chemical & Biological Engineering from MIT. As an undergraduate she did research in drug delivery, organic chemistry, and cancer biology.

Maral Sariikhanikhorami

Maral is a PhD Student registered at the The BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant' Anna, Pisa, Italy. She completed her MS in Chemistry (Biochemistry option) and BS in Biochemistry from California State University.

LAB MANAGER

Poornima Kulkarni



ALUMNI

  • Deboshri Banerjee, Postdoctoral Fellow 2009-2011. Next position: Staff Scientist, Green Institute.
  • Sudipta Basu, Postdoctoral Fellow 2006-2011. Next position: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune.
  • Padmaparna Chaudhury, Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2009. Next position: Research IP professional, GE Life Sciences Division.
  • Geetanjali Chimote, Postdoctoral Fellow 2008-2009. Next position: Head, Project Development Group, Piramal Life Sciences.
  • Geeti Gangal, Postdoctoral Fellow 2005-2006. Next position: Scientist, Novartis.
  • Rania Harfouche, Postdoctoral Fellow 2006-2012. Next position: Instructor, Harvard Medical School.
  • Sujan Kabir, Postdoctoral Fellow 2005-2006. Next position: Scientist, Cerulean Pharma.
  • Anne Laure Papa, Postdoctoral Fellow 2010-2012. Next position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Wyss Institute.
  • Ambarish Pandey, Postdoctoral Fellow 2010-2011. Next position: Clinical Resident, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center.
  • Abhimanyu Paraskar, Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2011. Next position: Postdoctoral fellow, Anderson Lab, MIT.
  • Ashish Patra, Postdoctoral Fellow 2011-2012. Next position: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
  • Sivappa Rasapalli, Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2008. Next position: Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts.
  • Bhaskar Roy, Postdoctoral Fellow 2010-2012. Next position: Neurology Resident, University of Connecticut Medical Center.
  • Sasmit Sarangi, Postdoctoral Fellow 2011-2012. Next position: Research Fellow, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
  • Rituparna Sinha-Roy, Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2011. Next position: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata.
  • Shivani Soni, Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2011. Next position: Assistant Professor, Alabama State University.
  • Stephanie Piecewicz, PhD Student 2005-2011. Next position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Unviersity.
  • Ushashi Dadwal, Research Intern, 2010-2011. Next position: PhD student, Vanderbilt University.
  • Deepak Dugar,Research Intern, 2007. Next position: PhD-MBA Student, MIT.
  • Jawahar Kopparam, Research Intern, 2010-2011. Next position: PhD student, EPFL Switzerland.
  • Taylor Lloyd, Research Associate 2011. Next position: MD student, Harvard Medical School.
  • Ayaat Mahmoud, Research Intern, 2011-2012. MS Student, American Univ, Cairo.
  • Michael Oh, Research Associate 2010-2011. Next position: MD student, Yale University.
  • Poulomi Sengupta, Research Associate 2009-2011. Next position: PhD student, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune.
  • Bhushan Shinde, Research Intern 2008. Next position: Manager, Novartis Vaccine Division.
  • Shyam Srivats, Research Intern, 2010-2011. Next position: PhD student, University of Cambridge.
  • Adeeti Ullal, Research Student, 2009-2010. PhD student, HST.
  • Soh-Hua Xiang, Research Associate 2011. Next position: Graduate student, National University of Singapore.

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