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Leadership

  • Director: Ian Baker, Ph.D., Sherman Fairchild Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering; Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Thayer School of Engineering
  • Deputy Director: Keith D. Paulsen, Ph.D., Robert A. Pritzker Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering; Professor of Radiology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Director, Dartmouth Advanced Imaging Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Co-Director, Cancer Imaging and Radiobiology Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center

DCCNE Research Group
Research Group: Karl Griswold, Keith Paulsen, Jack Hoopes, Brian Pogue, Ian Baker, Steven Fiering, José Conejo-Garcia, Mary Jo Turk, Eugene Demidenko, and Tillman Gerngross.

Project 1

  • Principal Investigator: Tillman U. Gerngross, Ph.D., Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering; Co-founder and CEO, Adimab
  • Co-Investigator: Karl Griswold, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering
  • Postdoc: Christian Ndong
  • Assistant: Judy Durell

Project 2

  • Principal Investigator: John B. Weaver, Ph.D., Professor of Radiology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Adjunct Associate Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering
  • Co-Investigator: Brian W. Pogue, Ph.D., Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering; Dartmouth Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Laboratory Manager: Jason Gunn
  • Assistant Professor: Kimberly Samkoe
  • Graduate Student: Alisha DSouza

Project 3

  • Principal Investigator: P. Jack Hoopes, D.V.M., Ph.D., Professor of Surgery and of Medicine (Radiation Oncology), The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Adjunct Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering; Director, Surgery and Radiation Research Laboratories; Co-Director, NCCC Cancer Nanotechnology Working Group
  • Co-Investigator: Charles R. Sullivan, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering
  • Co-Investigator: Peter A. Kaufman, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Postdocs: Alicia Petryk
  • Graduate Students: Robbie Stigliano, Russell Reeves, Elliot Kastner, Adwiteeya Misra
  • Undergraduates: Ellen Weburg (Dartmouth College), Katherine Oliver (Dartmouth College), Christopher Frangieh (Dartmouth College), Aditi Misra (Dartmouth College), Sutton Higgins (Dartmouth College), William Bennett (Dartmouth College), Yu Zhu Mei (Dartmouth College), Sirintra Juntaralux (Dartmouth College)
  • Support Staff: Rendall Strawbridge
  • Former Graduate Students and/or Postdocs: Jennifer Tate, Andrew Giustini, Shiraz Cassim
  • Former Undergraduates: Rachel Gottesman (Carleton College), Courtney Mazur (Brown University), Rajiv Raghavan (Dartmouth College), Sarah Thappa (Carelton College), Ellie Thompson (Emory University), Nicholas Giustini (Santa Clara University), Christabell Makokha (Dartmouth College), Stella Chiu (University of Oregon), Yao Liu (SUNY at Buffalo), Jessica Ogden (Dartmouth College), Melanie Pastuck (Dartmouth College), Saryah Azmat (Dartmouth College)

Project 4

  • Principal Investigator: Steven N. Fiering, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, and of Genetics, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Co-Investigator: José Conejo-Garcia, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and of Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock
  • Co-Investigator: Mary Jo Turk, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
  • Postdoc: Tom-Li Stephen (Wistar)
  • Graduate Students: Mee Rie Sheen, Diana Cardenas

NP Core

  • Director: Ian Baker, Ph.D., Sherman Fairchild Professor of Engineering; Senior Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
  • Co-Investigator: Charles P. Daghlian, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor of Biology, Earth Sciences and of Pathology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Director, Electron Microscope Facility, Dartmouth College
  • Research Scientist: Katerina Kekalo
  • Undergraduates: Jocelyn Shyoung, Frank Zhang
  • Assistant: Stephanie Turner

TPB Core

  • Director: Lionel D. Lewis, M.D., Professor of Medicine and of Pharmacology & Toxicology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Co-Investigator: Vincent A. Memoli, M.D., Professor of Pathology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Co-Investigator: Charles P. Daghlian, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor of Biology, Earth Sciences and of Pathology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Director, Electron Microscope Facility, Dartmouth College
  • Co-Investigator: P. Jack Hoopes, D.V.M., Ph.D., Professor of Surgery and of Medicine (Radiation Oncology), The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Adjunct Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering; Director, Surgery and Radiation Research Laboratories; Co-Director, NCCC Cancer Nanotechnology Working Group
  • Support Staff: B. Beaulieu, R. Strawbridge
  • Assistant: Margaret Kerouac

BDAC Core

  • Director: Eugene Demidenko, Ph.D., Research Professor of Community and Family Medicine (Biostatistics), The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Co-Investigator: Fridon Shubitidze, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering

Administrative Core

  • Project Manager: Robert W. Gerlach, M.P.A., Associate Director, Administration and Scientific Affairs, Norris Cotton Cancer Center