Current Members

Tanya Freedman (Principal Investigator)
Tanya S. Freedman, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology - Center for Immunology
Masonic Cancer Center - Center for Autoimmune Diseases Research (CADRe)
University of Minnesota

AB, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
PhD, University of California, Berkeley
Postdoc, University of California, San Francisco

tfreedma [at] umn.edu           ORCID           Publons           PubMed

Ben Brian (PhD Student)
Ben F. Brian IV
BS, University of California, Santa Barbara

brian023 [at] umn.edu           Ben in PubMed


Erandika Senevirathne (PhD Student)
Sachinthani E. Senevirathne
BS, University of Toledo, Ohio

senev009 [at] umn.edu


Myra Nunez (Researcher)
Myra G. Nunez
BS, Martinez Memorial Colleges, Philippines

mgnunez [at] umn.edu           Myra in PubMed


J.T. Greene (Postdoc)
Joseph T. Greene, PhD
BS, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
PhD, Ohio State University, Columbus

gree0819 [at] umn.edu           J.T. in PubMed


Freya van't Veer (Undergraduate)
Freya M. van't Veer
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
vantv001 [at] umn.edu

Alums

(coauthors or >1 term in the lab, subsequent career highlights in italics)

Emily Ewan (Medical Student)
BA, Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota
MD in progress, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Emily in PubMed

Adrienne Jolicoeur (Researcher)
Adrienne S. Jolicoeur
BS, University of Wisconsin, Madison
MS, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Cardiovascular Technician, Abbott Northwestern, Minneapolis, MN
Adrienne in PubMed

Whitney Swanson (Researcher)
Whitney L. Swanson
BS, Minnesota State University, Moorhead
Researcher, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Whitney in PubMed

Frankie Sjaastad (Researcher #1 in the lab!)
Frances V. Sjaastad
BS, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
PhD, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Scientist, MD Biosciences, Oakdale, MN
Frankie in PubMed

Frankie Rossini (Undergraduate)
Frances Rossini
BS, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Laboratory Supervisor, WuXi AppTec, St Paul, MN

Short-term Trainees


Emmanuel León (Virtual Undergrad, LSSURP, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Ponce)
Zach Kulstad (Virtual Undergrad, Carleton College, Northfield, MN)
Mark Schonfeld (Rotation Student, Pharmacology)
Jake Hildebrand (Rotation Student, MICaB)
Anders Lindstedt (Rotation Student, MSTP)
Cissi Schultz (High-School Student)
Aditi Bapat (Rotation Student, Pharmacology)
Dechen Wangmo (Rotation Student, Pharmacology)
Hannah McMullan (Rotation Student, Pharmacology)
Jennifer Nhieu (Rotation Student, Pharmacology)
Lucy Sjaastad (Rotation Student, MICaB)
Stephanie Ortiz (Rotation Student, Pharmacology)
Stephanie Ponce (Undergrad, LSSURP, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Aguadilla)
Shreya Narayan (High-School Student)
Avinash Persaud (Undergrad, UMN, Twin Cities)
Agatha Offorjebe (Undergrad, HHMI EXROP, Princeton Univ., Kuriyan Lab, Berkeley)
Chris Koehler (Undergrad, HHMI EXROP, Trinity Univ., Kuriyan Lab, Berkeley)
Joline Si Jing Lim (High-School Student, Singapore Natl Fellow, Lehrer Lab, BBRI)