Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Brady Lab

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Members of the Brady Lab


Administrative Coordinator



Faculty

Donita Brady, Ph.D.

Donita Brady, Ph.D.
Presidential Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
Assistant Investigator, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
Full Member, Abramson Cancer Center Tumor Biology Program
Member, Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics Graduate Group
Member, Cell & Molecular Biology Graduate Group
Member, Pharmacology Graduate Group
Co-Director, Penn Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program

 bradyd@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
 215-573-9705

B.S. Chemistry, Radford University, 2003
Ph.D. Pharmacology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008



Graduate Students

Caroline Davis, B.S.

Caroline Davis, B.S.
 cada@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
 215-573-9706

B.S. Food Science, Rutgers University, 2015 


Tiffany Tsang, B.A.

Tiffany Tsang, B.A.
 ttsang@mail.med.upenn.edu
 215-573-9706

B.A. Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Rutgers University, 2014 

National Cancer Institute NRSA Pre-doctoral Fellow



Postdoctoral Fellows

Katherine Alwan, Ph.D.

Katherine Alwan, Ph.D.
 katherine.alwan@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
 215-573-9706

B.A. Molecular Biology, Skidmore College, 2014 

M.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Oregon Health & Science University, 2015

Ph.D. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Oregon Health & Science University, 2015


Xingxing Gu, Ph.D.

Xingxing Gu, Ph.D.
 xingxing.gu@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
 215-573-9706

B.S. Agriculture, Hainan University, 2012

Ph.D. Plant Biology, Shangai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2017 



Research Technicians

Gavin Bond, B.S.

Gavin Bond, B.S.
 bondgav@sas.upenn.edu
 215-573-9706

B.S. Biochemistry, University of Pennsylvania, 2020



Alumni

Prince Addai, B.S.

Prince Addai, B.S.

B.S. Biology, University of Pennsylvania, 2016

Former Brady Lab Research Specialist


Farrah Alkhaleel, B.S.

Farrah Alkhaleel, B.S.

B.S. Biology, University of Pennsylvania, 2015

Former Brady Lab Research Specialist


Jessica Blanchard, B.S.

Jessica Blanchard, B.S.

Candidate B.S. Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
Posse Scholar, University of Pennsylvania 

Former Brady Lab Undergraduate Research Assistant


Jessica (Posimo) Blenk, Ph.D.

Jessica (Posimo) Blenk, Ph.D.

B.S. Biochemistry, Moravian College, 2010
Ph.D. Pharmacology, Duquesne University, 2015

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellow 

Former Brady Lab Postdoctoral Fellow


Julianne Davis, M.S.

Julianne Davis, M.S.

B.S. Biotechnology, Rutgers University, 2015 

M.S. Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Pennsylvania, 2019

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellow

Former Brady Lab Cell and Molecular Biology Ph.D. Candidate 


Danielle Greenberg, B.S.

Danielle Greenberg, B.S.

B.S. Biology, University of California San Diego, 2012
Certificate in Medical Sciences, Drexel University, 2014

Former Brady Lab Research Specialist 


Yae-Jin Kim, Ph.D.

Yae-Jin Kim, Ph.D.

B.S. Applied Chemistry and Biological Engineering, Ajou University 

Ph.D. Molecular Science and Technology, Ajou University

Former Brady Lab Postdoctoral Fellow


Calvin Nguyen, B.S.

Calvin Nguyen, B.S.

B.S. Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2017
B.S. Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2017

Former Brady Lab Undergraduate Research Assistant


Gabriel Rodriguez, B.S.

Gabriel Rodriguez, B.S.

B.S. Industrial Biotechnology, University of Puerto Rico Mayag├╝ez, 2017
PennPREP Post-Baccalaureate Research Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, 2018-2019

Former Brady Lab Penn PREP Post-Baccalaureate Research Scholar