Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Ardehali Lab

Lab Alumni

Post-doctoral Fellows

Sumeyye Parting Lunch

Sumeyye Yar, PhD

Xaoyan Yang

Xiaoyan Yang, MD, PhD


Tatsuya Sato, MD

Rosie Wu

Rongxue (Rosie) Wu, MD, PhD. Currently Research Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago.


Eltyeb Abdelwahid, MD, PhD. Research Assistant Professor.

Anita Thakur 

Anita Thakur, PhD. Currently postdoc fellow in Israel.

Mohsen Ghanefar 

Mohsen Ghanefar, MD. Currently internal medicine resident in NY.

Lin Sun

Lin Sun, MD, PhD. Currently professor in China.

Cardiology Fellows

Mike Burke, MD

Mike Burke, MD; PSTP (cardiology) Fellow.  Now in Kricket Seidman's lab in Harvard.

Kannan Mutharasan

Kannan Mutharasan, MD; Now Assistant Professor in Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University

MD/PhD Students


Konrad Sawicki; Graduated in 2015. Now back in Medical School.

Marina Bayeva, Back in medical school

Marina Bayeva; Graduated in 2012.  Now back in Medical School.

Graduate Students

Amy Rines

Amy Rines; Graduated in 2012. Currently postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School

Eugene Wyatt

Eugene Wyatt, graduated in 2012. Currently a postdoctoral fellow at U of Chicago. 

Chrissy Pachel

Christina Pachel, visiting student from Germany.


Kai Xu

Kai Xu MS. Left lab in 2017


Xinghang Jiang, MS


Yuki Shang

Yuki Shang MS. Left lab in 2017

Arineh Khechaduri

Arineh Khechaduri, MS.  Left the lab in 2014

Minh Tran

Minh Tran, BS. left the lab at the end of 2013.

Xiaomeng Chai

Chia Xiameng, MS

Kusum Chawla

Kusum Chawla, MS

Shirley Ma

Wenxia (Shirley) Ma, MS

Varun Nagpal

Varun Nagpal, MS

Teja Naik

Teja Naik, MS

Medical Students

Ramin Fathi

Ramin Fathi, BS

Lou Dore

Lou Dore, BS

Betty Kong

Betty Kong, BS


George Ochenjele, BS

Nili Payday

Nilli Paydar, BS