Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Eckenhoff Lab

Our Team

Roderic G Eckenhoff, MD

Roderic G Eckenhoff, MD
Austin Lamont Professor and Vice-Chair for Research and Faculty Development
 reckenho@pennmedicine.upenn.edu
 215.746.8699

PubMed Eckenhoff RG

UPENN Faculty page

Graduate Group Affiliations


Maryellen F Eckenhoff, PhD

Maryellen F Eckenhoff, PhD
Research Associate
 maryellen.eckenhoff@uphs.upenn.edu
 215.573.8208

Maryellen is a neuroscientist whose research interests are primarily involved with the effects of anesthesia and surgery on the brain in older adults. 

PubMed Publications

UPENN Faculty page


Thomas Joseph, MD, PhD

Thomas Joseph, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
 thomas.joseph@uphs.upenn.edu

Tom came to our lab as a postdoctoral fellow on the T32 training grant, after completing his anesthesia residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY.  Tom is continuing his collaborations with our lab, now as a junior faculty member, studying anesthetics mechanisms using molecular dynamic simulations. Thomas Joseph's publications and faculty webpage.


Victoria Bedell, MD, PhD

Victoria Bedell, MD, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
 Victoria.Bedell@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Vicki came to PENN for her anesthesia residency and was selected as a Dripps Scholar. She completed her residency and is now a postdoctoral fellow on the Department's NIH T32 Training Grant. Vicki's research focus is studying anesthetic mechanisms in zebrafish. 


E. Railey White, MD, PhD

E. Railey White, MD, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
 E.Railey.White@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Railey came to PENN for her anesthesia residency and was selected to be a Dripps Scholar.  Railey is using her expertise in chemical biology to understand the mechanisms of anesthetic action. She completed her residency and is currently on the Department's NIH T32 Training Grant. 


Weiming Bu, PhD

Weiming Bu, PhD
Research Specialist
 weiming.bu@uphs.upenn.edu

Weiming is a structural biologist, using protein expression and crystallography in the lab. He is also the radiation officer for the Eckenhoff lab. See Weiming Bu's publications.


David Leace, BS

David Leace, BS
Research Technician
 david.leace@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

David is an organic chemist (BS, Washington University, St. Louis) with interests in medicinal chemistry and translation of anesthetic molecules to patient care. 



Previous Graduate Students

Kellie A. Woll, PhD

Kellie A. Woll, PhD
Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow

Kellie, as a pharmacology graduate student, completed her PhD thesis in our lab and remained briefly in the lab as a postdoctoral fellow before accepting a postdoctoral fellowship with Filip Van Petegen at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver.

See Kellie Woll's publications.

 


Brian P. Weiser, PhD

Brian P. Weiser, PhD
Graduate Student

Brian was a Pharmacology graduate student and completed his thesis work in our lab. He then completed a postdoctoral fellowship with Philip A Cole in the Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and recently accepted a position as an assistant professor at Rowan University. See Brian Weiser's publications.


LAB PHOTOS
2019 Eckenhoff Lab photo2019

Tom Joseph, David Leace, Weiming Bu, Maryellen Eckenhoff, Railey White, Roderic Eckenhoff, Vicki Bedell, Sruthi Murlidaran

 

2018

Weiming Bu, Tom Joseph, Railey White, Brandon Anderson, Vicki Bedell, Rod Eckenhoff, Maryellen Eckenhoff

 

 

2017 Lab photo2017

Back Row: Tom Joseph, Nikaela Bryan, Danny Prieto-Riascos, Kellie Woll, Rod EckenhofFront Row: Daniel Xu, Nick Kondoleon, Railey White, Maryellen Eckenhoff, Vicki Bidell

2016 lab pic
 
 
2016

Back Row: Maryellen Eckenhoff, Lindsay Roth, Wesley Peng, Tim DeYoung, Kellie Woll, Rod Eckenhoff

Front Row: Emmanuel Suarez, Daniel Xu, Jack Jacobs, Weiming Bu, John Li

2014 Lab pic
2014

Back: Rod Eckenhoff, Kellie Woll, Nathan Weinbren

Front: Gourab Sarker, Maryellen Eckenhoff, Weiming Bu, Brian Weiser 

2013 Lab pic
 
 
 
2013

Left to right: John Li, Julie Drobish, Amanda Cornfeld, Kellie Woll, Nathan Weinbren, Maryellen Eckenhoff,  Brian Weiser, Weiming Bu, Zoe Gan, Rod Eckenhoff

 
 
2012

Back Row: Rod Eckenhoff, Wesley Ru, Julie Drobish, Weiming Bu, Brian Weiser

Front row: Maryellen Eckenhoff, Zoe Gan, Junxia Tang