Lab Alumni

Staff

 

 A woman with brown hair and a white jacket is smiling outdoors in front of foliage Supraja Anand, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2014) is now an Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida.
A man with black hair, glasses, and a black coat is smiling in front of a snowy mountain Justin Tyler Baxter (Recruitment Specialist, 2015-2017) will be attending graduate school at theUniversity of New Hampshire in the Clinical Nurse Leader program.

 

A woman with brown hair, a black dress, and sunglasses is smiling on the beach Emma Billard (Lab Manager 2012-2013) is an IRB coordinator at New England IRB.

 

A woman with blond hair, sunglasses, a red vest, and a white jacket is looking to her left outdoors Laura Enflo, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2014 – 2015) is a Patent Engineer at Metrology Swedish Patent and Registration Office.
A man with brown hair, a beard, and a black shirt is looking into the camera Sylvain Favrot, Ph.D. (Research Engineer 2012-2013) is an engineer at Dekimo Experts Gent and at Cochlear.

 

A woman with brown hair and a black sweater smiles in front of a blue background Rosemary Lester-Smith, Ph.D., CCC-SLP (Postdoctoral Fellow 2015 – 2016) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas in Austin.
A woman with brown hair, glasses, and a silver necklace is smiling in front of a white background Ashling Lupiani (Research Fellow 2017-2018, Research Assistant, B.A. Neuroscience, Engineering Science Minor, 2017) is a doctoral student in the UNC Chapel Hill & NC State Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering program.
A man with black hair, a beard, sunglasses, and a green button up shirt smiles in front of an outdoor swimming pool Andrés F. Llico (Research Engineer 2015-2016) is pursuing his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University.
A woman with red hair and a gray sweater smiles in front of a window Jessica Malloy (Lab Manager 2013-2014) is studying at Northeastern University Seattle for her M.S. in computer science.
A woman with brown hair and a black shirt smiles in front of a tan wall Talia Mittelman (M.Eng Biomedical Engineering, 2018) is an engineer on the healthcare facilities design and planning team at HDR.

 

A man with black hair, facial hair, and a blue striped shirt smiles in front of a tan wall Lenny Varghese, Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2013 – 2015) is a Post-Doctoral Associate at the Center for Computational Neuroscience and Neural Technology at Boston University.

 

Doctoral Research Assistants

 a woman with black hair, sunglasses, and a yellow shirt smiles outdoors Stephanie Lien (Ph.D Biomedical Engineering, 2015) is currently a Software Engineer at Nest in Palo Alto, CA.

 

Tory Victoria McKenna, (M.S., CCC-SLP, Ph.D Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences 2018) is a post-doctoral fellow at Purdue University.

M.S. Research Assistants

A woman with brown hair and a blue shirt smiles outdoors in front of a garden Carolyn Calabrese (M.S. Speech-Language Pathology, 2015) is completing her clinical fellowship at a private practice in Raleigh, North Carolina, working with adults and children who have a variety of speech, language, and feeding disorders.

 

A woman with brown hair and a dark blue shirt smiles in front of a blue background Margaux Canevari (M.S. Applied Anatomy and Physiology, 2012) received her D.O. from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine while on the Army’s Health Professional Scholarship. She is currently a Pathology Resident at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD and is a Captain in the US Army Medical Corps.

 

A woman with brown hair and a black shirt smiles in front of a white wall Kerri (Downing) Byron (M.S. Speech-Language Pathology, 2015) is now a speech-language pathologist at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

 

A woman with blond hair, glasses, a plaid shirt, and a silver pearl necklace smiles outdoors under a tree Caitlin Gattuccio (M.S. Speech-Language Pathology, 2013) is currently working as a speech-language pathologist at the Los Angeles Unified School District.
A woman with blond hair and a purple shirt is smiling in front of a brick wall Lauren MacLellan (M.S. Speech-Language Pathology, 2018) is currently completing her clinical fellowship at Mount Saint Rita Health Centre in Cumberland, RI.
 A woman with brown hair and a blue shirt smiles outdoors in front of a tree Alexandra Martinson (M.S. Speech-Language Pathology, 2015) is working as a speech-language pathologist at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC in Pittsburgh, PA.

 

A woman with brown hair, a brown shirt, and a pearl necklace smiles in front of a gray background Jennifer Hylkema (M.S. Speech-Language Pathology, 2018) received her MS in speech-language pathology from Boston University.

Undergraduate Research Assistants

A woman with brown hair smiles outdoors in front of houses and a set of train tracks Emily Bonazelli (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2013) received her MS in biomedical engineering from the University of Connecticut in 2015 and is currently working at the Baystate Medical Center.

 

A woman with black hair and a black and white striped shirt smiles in front of a black background Nisha Dhawlikar (B.A. Biology, 2013) is a medical student at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

 

A woman with brown hair, a white shirt, and a black sweater smiles indoors in a restaurant Kate Girouard (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2017) is working in Technical Services at Epic Systems Corporation in Wisconsin.

 

A woman with brown hair, a black and white print shirt, and a green sweater smiles in front of a white wall Gabby Hands (B.S. Neuroscience, 2014) is a content manager at Biome in San Diego, CA.

 

 A man with brown hair, a white shirt, and a green sweater smiles in front of a white wall Jake Herrmann (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2012) earned his MS in biomedical engineering in 2015 and is now a PhD student in biomedical engineering at the University of Iowa.

 

A woman with brown hair and a black shirt smiles in front of a patterned tapestry Sophie Letcher is an undergraduate neuroscience major at Kenyon College.

 

A woman with brown hair and a plaid shirt smiles outdoors Lynne Messina (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2013) is a senior systems engineer at Raytheon. She is also working on her Master’s degree in Engineering Management at Tufts University.

 

A man with black hair and a blue shirt smiles in a café Joseph Mendoza (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2015) is a business and systems integration analyst at Accenture in Boston.

 

A woman with brown hair and a gray and blue striped scarf smiles indoors Carolyn Michener (B.S. Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 2016) is a Speech Language Pathology Clinical Fellow specializing in aural rehabilitation at CBS Therapy in Rhode Island.

 

A woman with brown hair and a white shirt smiles in a restaurant Felicia Patel (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2014) is a Global Services Consultant at PTC in Boston.

 

A woman with blond hair wearing a yellow shirt smiles indoors, holding a butterfly Christina Stevens (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2014) is working as a medical assistant for Dermatology Associates of Concord and is pursuing a career in nursing.

 

A man with brown hair and a blue button up shirt smiles in front of a white wall Howard Terry (B.A. Biology, 2012) is a patient care technician for the cardiac telemetry unit of St. Peter’s Hospital. He is pursuing a career as a physician assistant.

 

A man with a baseball hat and a red shirt smiles outdoors Elias Thorp (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2012) is a Consultant at Bain & Company in Chicago, Illinois.

 

A woman with brown hair, a striped shirt, and a blazer smiles outdoors Juliana Valentin (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2014) is working as a systems integration and technology analyst for Accenture in Boston, MA.

 

 A man with brown hair and a gray shirt smiles in front of a yellow wall Boris Virnik (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2012) is a product manager at Virtual Health in New York, NY.
A man with brown hair, facial hair, glasses, and a black shirt smiles in front of a tan wall Zach Morgan  (B.S. Biomedical Engineering, 2018) is completing a Human Factors/Usability Engineer Co-Op at NxStage Medical. He will be pursing his masters of engineering in Biomedical Engineering at BU starting in the fall of 2018.

Clinical Recruitment Assistants

A woman with brown hair in a white and black shirt smiles in front of a tree Molly Balseiro (B.S. Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 2017) is a Master’s candidate in the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department at Syracuse University. She is expected to graduate with her M.S. in Speech and Language Pathology in May 2019. 

 

A woman with brown hair, a green shirt, and a black coat smiles outdoors Julia Donovan (B.S. Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences; Minor in Linguistics,  2017)
Vaishalie Ramsumair (B.S. Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, 2017) is second year graduate student at St. John’s University. She is pursuing a masters degree in Communicative Sciences and Disorders. 

High School Research Assistants

A man with brown hair and a gray and black printed shirt smiles in front of a black background Will Cunningham graduated from the Boston University Academy in 2015.

 

A man with brown hair and a blue polo shirt smiles outdoors Max Hardcastle graduated from the Boston University Academy in 2016.