Members

PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR:

Jason Wertheim


Jason Wertheim, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Organ Transplantation Department of Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles | Fellowship: Transplantation
Massachusetts General Hospital | Residency: Surgery
University of Pennsylvania | M.D. General Medicine
University of Pennsylvania | Ph.D. Bioengineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology | B.S. Chemical Engineering
Institute for BioNanotechnology in Medicine
Email: jwerthei@nmh.org



Ph.D. RESEARCH ASSOICIATE:

Stanca Iacob


Stanca Iacob, M.D., Ph.D.

Rush University Medical Center | Ph.D. Biochemisty
University of Medicine and Pharmacy Victor Babes, Timisoara, Romania | M.D. General Medicine
Reseach Interests: Regenerative Medicine
Email: stanca.iacob@northwestern.edu





POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS:

Bo Wang


Bo Wang, Ph.D.

Mississippi State University | Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering
Dalian Medical University, China | M.S. Oral Clinical Medicine of Stomatology
Dalian Medical University, China | B.S. Stomatology
Research Interests: Regenerative Medicine
Email: bo.wang@northwestern.edu




GRADUATE STUDENTS:

Berke Akgun


Berke Akgun

Northwestern University | 2nd year M.S. Student, Biotechnology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign | B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology
Research Interests: Antithrombitic studies of POC polymer on decellularized aorta graft
Email: b-akgun@northwestern.edu




Brent Bijonowski

Brent Bijonowski

Northwestern University | 2nd year M.S. Student, Biotechnology
Illinois Institute of Technology | B.S. Chemical Engineering
Research Interests: Novel bioreactor design for artificial organs
Email: brentbijonowski2013@u.northwestern.edu





MEDICAL STUDENTS:

John Vasko


John Vasko

Northwestern University | 2nd year M.D. Student
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign | B.S. Mathematics
Research Interests: Decellularization
Email: john-vasko@fsm.northwestern.edu






UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS:

Max Abecassis


Maxwell Abecassis

Northwestern University | B.S. Student, Mechanical Engineering
Email: ma@u.northwestern.edu






Greg Brown

Greg Brown

Villanova University | B.S. Student, Biomedical Engineering (EE)
Email: gbrown06@villanova.edu






Danny Eiden

Danny Eiden

Northwestern University | B.S. Student, Biomedical Engineering
Email: danieleiden2015@u.northwestern.edu






















































































































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