Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Biomedical Postdoctoral Council

Past BPC Members

If you are a past member and you cannot find your information on this page please contact BPC. Please be prepared to provide dates corresponding to your time of membership so that we may confirm via past minutes.

The Biomedical Postdoctoral Council (BPC) co-chairs can be contacted at pcouncil@mail.med.upenn.edu.

The secretary can be contacted at bpcouncil.secretary@gmail.com and the webmaster can be contacted at bpcouncil.webmaster@gmail.com.

Luana Atherly, PhD

Luana Atherly, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Postdoc Editor's Club


Lisa M. Ambrose-Lanci, PhD

Lisa M. Ambrose-Lanci, PhD


Daphne Avgousti, PhD

Daphne Avgousti, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Postdoc Editor's Association


Amita Bansal, PhD

Amita Bansal, PhD
BPC Co-President


Daniel Barreda, PhD

Daniel Barreda, PhD
Symposium Committee


Arindam Basu, PhD

Arindam Basu, PhD
Chair, Foreign National Committee; Treasurer


Satarupa Basu, PhD

Satarupa Basu, PhD
Foreign National Committee


Tom Bebee, PhD

Tom Bebee, PhD
Council Co-President


Reena Bhandare, PhD

Reena Bhandare, PhD
Chair, Environmental Committee


Krista Bledsoe, PhD

Krista Bledsoe, PhD
Co-chair, Social Events Committee


Steven A. Bloomer, PhD

Steven A. Bloomer, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Postdoc Editor's Club


Terry Cathopoulis, PhD

Terry Cathopoulis, PhD
BPC Co-President; Chair, Fundraising Committee; Chair, Environmental Action Committee; Webmaster


Jessica Chacon, PhD

Jessica Chacon, PhD
Co-chair, Career Enhancement & Training Committee


Rabe'e Cheheltani, PhD

Rabe'e Cheheltani, PhD
Council Co-President; Co-chair, Social Media Committee


Zenobia Cofer, PhD

Zenobia Cofer, PhD
Co-chair, Diversity Committee


Alexandra Cretu, PhD

Alexandra Cretu, PhD


Ginny Cruz, PhD

Ginny Cruz, PhD
Symposium Committee


Maryna Cruz

Maryna Cruz
Symposium Committee


Weiwei Dang, PhD

Weiwei Dang, PhD
Chair, Fund-raising Committee


Rueben Das, PhD

Rueben Das, PhD
Co-chair, Social events


Zev Einhorn, PhD

Zev Einhorn, PhD
Co-chair, Fundraising Committee


Devrim Eren, PhD

Devrim Eren, PhD
Chair, Social Activities Committee; Liaison Officer, BPC & Penn Biotechnology Group; Treasurer; Webmaster


Stacy L. Gelhaus, PhD

Stacy L. Gelhaus, PhD
Co-chair


Liisa Hantsoo, PhD

Liisa Hantsoo, PhD
Chair, Newsletter Committee; Postdoc Editors' Association


Lori Hari, PhD

Lori Hari, PhD
Editor, Postdoc Editor's Club


Meda Higa, PhD

Meda Higa, PhD
Diversity Committee


David A. Hokey, PhD

David A. Hokey, PhD
Treasurer


Yu-Chen Hwang, PhD

Yu-Chen Hwang, PhD
Editor, Postdoc Editor's Club


Salam Ibrahim, PhD

Salam Ibrahim, PhD
Chair, Social Events Committee


Jennifer Kent, PhD

Jennifer Kent, PhD
Co-chair


Yuko Kimura, PhD

Yuko Kimura, PhD


Mary Kushman, PhD

Mary Kushman, PhD


Luisa Lassova, PhD

Luisa Lassova, PhD


Michael W. Lipscomb, PhD

Michael W. Lipscomb, PhD


Monica Matsumoto, PhD

Monica Matsumoto, PhD
Foreign National Committee


Jasmine A. McDonald, PhD

Jasmine A. McDonald, PhD
Chair, Diversity Committee


Sarah McLoughlin, PhD

Sarah McLoughlin, PhD
Co-chair, Social Events Committee


Troy Messick, PhD

Troy Messick, PhD
Editor, Postdoc Editor's Club


Jessica W. Morgan, PhD

Jessica W. Morgan, PhD
Chair, Symposium Committee


Ana Misic, PhD

Ana Misic, PhD
BPC Secretary; Co-chair, Social Events Committee


Samuel L. Murphy, PhD

Samuel L. Murphy, PhD


Paul Neeson, PhD

Paul Neeson, PhD
Chair, Foreign National Committee


Mikolaj A. Pawalak, MD/PhD

Mikolaj A. Pawalak, MD/PhD
Co-Chair


Ivonne Vidal Pizarro, PhD

Ivonne Vidal Pizarro, PhD
Chair, Diversity Committee


Girish Ramaswamy, PhD

Girish Ramaswamy, PhD
Chair, Community Service Committee


Vito Rebecca, PhD

Vito Rebecca, PhD
Chair, Environmental Action Committee


Victoria Sanchez, PhD

Victoria Sanchez, PhD
Co-chair, Diversity Committee


Pamela J. Shapiro, PhD

Pamela J. Shapiro, PhD


Lucas Smith, PhD

Lucas Smith, PhD
Chair, Fundraising Committee


Nicole Speed, PhD

Nicole Speed, PhD
Fund-raising Committee


Andrea Stavoe, PhD

Andrea Stavoe, PhD
Co-President


Prema Sundaram, PhD

Prema Sundaram, PhD
Webmaster


Rohinton Tarapore, PhD

Rohinton Tarapore, PhD
Co-chair; Treasurer; Foreign National Committee


Shawn Terkhorn, PhD

Shawn Terkhorn, PhD
Editor, Postdoc Editor's Club


Eugene R. Tombler, PhD

Eugene R. Tombler, PhD
Co-chair


Cassie Tran, PhD

Cassie Tran, PhD
Co-chair, Social Media Committee


Sebastien Vigneau, PhD

Sebastien Vigneau, PhD
Webmaster


Steffen Wachenfeld, PhD

Steffen Wachenfeld, PhD
Chair, Environmental Committee


Jingyi Wang, PhD

Jingyi Wang, PhD
Co-Chair, Career Enhancement & Training Committee


Elizabeth B. Wencil, PhD

Elizabeth B. Wencil, PhD
Foreign National Committee


Frank H. Wilkinson, PhD

Frank H. Wilkinson, PhD
Co-chair


Laurence M. Wood, PhD

Laurence M. Wood, PhD
Co-Chair, Community Service Committee


Ying Xu, PhD

Ying Xu, PhD


Jen Young, PhD

Jen Young, PhD
Seminar Committee


Asifa K. Zaida, PhD

Asifa K. Zaida, PhD


Tiangang Zhuang, PhD

Tiangang Zhuang, PhD


Caleph B. Wilson, PhD

Caleph B. Wilson, PhD

Council Co-Chair 2012-2014

CET; Founding Co-Chair 2011-2014

Newsletter; Co-editor 2012-2014

Diversity Committee; Vice Chair 2010-2012

www.calephwilson.com,  https://www.linkedin.com/in/cbwilson


Angela Brown, PhD

Angela Brown, PhD


Lauren Graham, PhD

Lauren Graham, PhD
Diversity committee co-chair


Mathieu Wimmer, PhD

Mathieu Wimmer, PhD
Diversity committee co-chair


Jasmine McDonald, PhD

Jasmine McDonald, PhD
Diversity committee co-chair


Tyson Reeves, PhD

Tyson Reeves, PhD
Diversity committee co-chair


Suradip Das, PhD

Suradip Das, PhD
Secretary


Abdhi Sarkar, PhD

Abdhi Sarkar, PhD
Social events co-chair


Satinder Dahiya, PhD

Satinder Dahiya, PhD
Seminar co-chair


Maxime Jacquet, PhD

Maxime Jacquet, PhD
Co-president, Social events co-chair

Co-president: July 2018 — July 2019

Social events co-chair: June 2017 — July 2018

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Shawn Bates, PhD

Shawn Bates, PhD
Co-chair, Diversity Committee