MOPH group

Karen Bulaklak (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Uncovering the role of microRNA-206 in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • Employer: Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University

Mike Collier (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Formulation and characterization of carrier vehicles for infectious disease treatment and modulation of the innate immune system
  • Employer: Formulation Scientist, Avanti Polar Lipids

Tyler Goodwin (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Treatment of liver metastasis via nanoparticle delivery of engineered gene immunotherapies expressed locally and transiently by the liver hepatocytes
  • Employer: Research Scientist at Precision BioSciences, Inc

Jay Kim (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Neutron-Activation of Material Matrices for Producing Therapeutic Radionuclides
  • Employer: Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Institute for Basic Science (IBS)

Dongfen Yuan (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Delivery of Therapeutic Proteins to the Brain
  • Employer: Postdoctoral researcher at UNC Chapel Hill

Matt Haynes (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Maximizing the Supported Bilayer Phenomenon: Liposomes Comprised Exclusively of Pegylated Phospholipids for Enhanced Local and Systemic Delivery
  • Employer: Associate Strategy Consultant at Triangle Insights Group, LLC

Cameron Bloomquist (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Continuous Liquid Interface Production of Medical Devices for Drug Delivery and Cancer Therapy
  • Employer: Principal Scientist at Cytex Therapeutics

Cassie Caudill (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Engineering Microneedles for the Transdermal Delivery of Therapeutics
  • Employer: Ph.D. Scientist at UNC Chapel Hill

Erin Wilson (Ph.D. 2017)

  • Thesis Title: Developing PRINT Dry Powders for Pulmonary Protein Delivery
  • Employer: Formulation Scientist at UNC Chapel Hill

Lei Miao (Ph.D. 2016)

  • Thesis Title: The role of tumor desmoplasia is nanoparticle delivery of drugs and genes
  • Employer: Postdoctoral Research Associate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Tojan Rahhal (Ph.D. 2016)

  • Thesis Title: Engineering PRINT particles for Pulmonary Delivery of Therapeutics
  • Employer: Consultant at Alliance Professional Development

Dylan Glatt (Ph.D. 2016)

  • Thesis title: Monoclonal antibody-mediated tumor targeting and drug delivery to solid tumors
  • Employer: Research Scientist at Gilead Sciences

James Huckle (Ph.D. 2014)

  • Thesis Title: C2E2 An Orally Administered Rodionuclide Decorporation Agent
  • Employer: Scientist – Basic Pharmaceutics

Zhijian He (Ph.D. 2014)

  • Thesis Title: Poly (2-oxazoline)s as new drug delivery systems
  • Employer: Research Scientist, Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacokinetics at INC Research

Tammy Shen (Ph.D. 2014)

  • Thesis Title: Development and Characterization of PRINT Particles as Drug Delivery Vehicles in the Lung
  • Employer: Senior Scientist at Merck

Luke Roode (Ph.D. 2014)

  • Thesis Title: Sub-Tumor Distribution of Print Nanoparticles and Its Application for Nucleic Acid Delivery
  • Employer: Medical Writer I at QuintileIMS