Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Smell and Taste Center

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Dr. Richard Doty, Director of the Smell and Taste Center, with Visiting Scholar, Dr. Nathan Wang of Taiwan.

Students and Visiting Scholars

1986  Konrad Burdach, Ph.D., Department of Mass Communication, University of Munich, Federal Republic of Germany (Visiting Scientist).

1986  Daniel A. Deems, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, University of California, Los  Angeles, California (Postdoctoral Fellow).

1986  Andrew Mester, M.D., Department of Otolaryngology, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary (Postdoctoral Fellow).

1986  Victoria Moore-Gillon, B.Sc., F.R.C.S., Department of Otolaryngology, St. Georges Hospital, London, England (Visiting Scientist).

1988  Deborah Rosin, M.D., University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadephia, PA  (Medical Student Research Program).

1988  John Till, M.S., Department of Biology, State University of New York, Brockport, New York (Completed thesis requirements). 

1988  Rozell Moulton, M.A., Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, D.C. (Completed thesis requirements).

1988  Cheng Li, M.D., Department of Radiology, Chao-Yang Hospital, Dongdaquiao, Bejing, China (Postdoctoral Fellow).

1989  Shigeru Furuta, M.D., D.Sc., Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan (Postdoctoral Fellow).

1989  Cheryl A. Pfeiffer, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (Postdoctoral Fellow)

1989  John D. Pierce, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (Postdoctoral Fellow)

1991  Jim Salata, M.D., University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadephia, PA (Medical Student Research Program).

1991  Toshi Matsuda, M.D., Department of Otorhinolarynology, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan (Postdoctoral Fellow)

1991  Igor Leonidovich Kratskin, M.D., Ph.D., I.M. Sechenov Institute of Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry, Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Leningrad, USSR (Postdoctoral Fellow)  

1991  William Turner, M.D., University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA  (Medical Student Research Program)

1992  Hun-Jong Dhong, M.D., Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea (Postdoctoral Fellow)

1992  Steven West, B.S., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Medical Student Fellowship)

1992  Kevin Braat, M.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Research Intern)                   

1992  Kee Pyon, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Bioengineering, School of Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Thesis Committee)

1993  Yasuyuki Kimura, M.D., Department of Otolaryngology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa City, Japan (Postdoctoral Student)

1994  Shengzi Wang, M.D., Department of Otolaryngology, Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, China (Postdoctoral Student)

1994  Maria Luisa Medina Amaya, M.D., University of Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico

1994  David Yen, B.S., Medical Student, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia (Medical Student Research Program).

1995  Steve Zarada, M.D., Hahnemann University, School of Medicine, Philadelphia (Medical Student Fellowship)

1997  Thomas Hummel, M.D, Ph.D., Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany (Visiting Scientist)

1997  Ayam Moustafa sayed El Madina, M.D., Department of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, University of Alexandria, Cairo, Egypt (Visiting Scientist)

1998  Stephen Correia, M.A., Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI (MA Thesis)

1998  Prayuth Tunsuriyawong, M.D., Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Siriraj Mahidol University, Bangkok, Tailand

2000  Anupam Mishra, M.B.B.S., Visiting Scientist, Aliganj, Lucknow, India

2001  Anthony Risser, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX.

2002  Suketu J. Patel, B.S., University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Dental Student Summer Research Program

2002  Michael J. Palma, B.S., University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Dental Student Summer Research Program.

2003  Danielle Kuchinskas, Univeristy of Pennsylvania, School of Engineering, Honors Program

2003  Jaclyn Wertheimer, B.S., University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Dental Student Summer Research Program.

2003  Serban Nicolaescu, B.S., University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Dental Student Summer Research Program.

2003  Eric Choudhury, B.S., University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Dental Student Summer Research Program.

2004  Ritvij Bowry, B.A., University of Notre Dame, Research Intern

2004  Alexis Hope Jackman, M.D., Physician-Scientist Training Fellowship Program, University of   Pennsylvania, School of Medicine

2004  Windolyn D. Panganiban, M.D., St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines, Visiting Scientist

2004  Logan Schneider, B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, Summer Research Program

2005  Eva Heuberger, Ph.D., Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Visiting Scientist

2005  Andrew Fisher, University of Pennsylvania, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Summer Research Program

2005  Arti Kahl, BSC, BDS, Dental College & Hospital, Bihar India, Visiting Scientist

2005  Brian London, University of Pennsylvania, School of Arts and Sciences, Summer Research Program

2005  Behnam Nabet, University of Pennsylvania, School of Arts and Sciences, Summer Research Program

2005  Kenji Saito, Medical Student, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Summer Intern

2006  Nida Habib, Medical Student, Summer Research Elective, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2006  Mohammad Shah, M.B.B.S., Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2006  Mohammad Izhar, M.B.B.S., Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2007  Leslie Cameron, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Carthage College, Kenosha, WI, Visiting Scholar

2007  Rong-San Jiang, M.D., Chairman, Otolaryngology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Visiting Scholar

2007  Mehreen Teizoon, Summer Research Elective, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2007  Özüm Saygi, Research Intern, Department of Psychology, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

2007  Aliya Arshad, M.B.B.S., Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh, UP, India, Visiting Scholar

2008  Megan Bernstein, BBB Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2008  Ben Crastnopol, Germantown Academy, Summer High School Research Program

2008  Jiwei He, Observership, GTMS Certificate Program, University of Pennsylvania

2008  Justin Herman, University of Pennsylvania, BBB Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2008  Kristen Kindzierski, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2008  Chen (Chris) Li, M.D., Ph.D., Visiting Scholar, Taijing Neurological Institute, Taijing, China

2008  Hema Patel, Department of Biology, Dickinson College, Summer Research Program

2008  Rajini Sankaran, M.D., Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, Visiting Post-doctoral Scientist

2008  Natalie Stinton, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2008  Robert Peterman, B.B., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2008  Stefanie Fazzio, Roy & Diana Vagelos Program 2010, Summer Research Program

2008  Trisha Russo, La Salle University, Philadelphia, Summer Research Program

2008  Jon Treem, B.S., University of Pennsylvania Post-Bac Program, Summer Research Program

2008  Omer Hyat Khan, Research Elective, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2009  Muhammad Ali Atif, M.B.B.S., Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2009  Naureen Barkat, M.B.B.S., Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2009  Nevin Pia Angela Gunduz, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project

2009  Nii Mensah, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2009  Tom O’Hara, Germantown Academy, Summer High School Research Program

2009  Bryan Hozack, B.A., University of Pennsylvania Post-Bac Program, Summer Research Program

2009  Ajay Koti, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project

2009  Jeff Landy, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2009  Usama Mahmud, University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering, Research Elective

2009  Will Marra, B.S., University of Notre Dame, Summer Research Program

2009  Taiha Munir, M.B.B.S., Research Elective, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

2009  Archana Nadig, B.S., Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Elective

2009  Kannar Shah, BSC, BDS, Dental College & Hospital, Bihar India, Visiting Scientist

2009  Christina Shin, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2009  Hussam Tallab, M.B.B.S., Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2009  Joseph Yang, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2009  Salomón Waizel, M.D., Hospital ABC, Campus Santa Fe, Mexico City, Visiting Scholar

2009  Annie Weitberg, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project & Summer Research Program

2010  Ahya Awais, Medical Student, Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2010  Emily Garfinkel, Independent Project and Summer Research Program

2010  Safee Ahmed, Medical Student, Khyber Medical College, Peshamar, Pakastan, Visiting Scholar

2010  Nevin Pia Angela Gunduz, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project

2010  Julie Heidt, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2010  Kathern Ma, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2010  Marimar Medina, M.D., Ramon y Cajal University Hospital, Madrid, Spain, Research Rotation.

2010  Megan Metsger, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2010  Tom O’Hara, University of Richmond, Summer Research Program

2010  Jing Ju Park, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2010  Naum Pitovski, Furman University, Summer Research Program

2010  Nang San Hti Lar Seng, Whitman College, Summer Research Program

2010  Disha Shah, Arcadia University, Summer Research Program

2010  Hema Patel, Department of Biology, Dickinson College, Summer Research Program

2010  Johathan Silas, Ph.D., University of Roehampton, London, United Kingdom, Post-doctoral Fellow

2010  Hakan Tekeli, M.D., Kasimpasa Military Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey, Visiting Scholar

2010  Elizabeth Tracey, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project

2010  Ling Zhou, B.S., Tufts University School of Medicine, Research Rotation

2011  Layal Antoury, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Biology, Senior Thesis

2011  Cristen Cusumano, University of Pennsylvania, Biological Basis of Behavior, Senior Thesis

2011  Alana Ferrari, University of Pennsylvania, Biological Basis of Behavior, Senior Thesis

2011  Aaron Joseph Green, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project

2011  Samuel Lewis, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2011  Nicole Longosz, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2011  Stefan Pitovski, College of Charleston, Summer Research Program

2011  Trevan Samp, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2011  Farah Siddgui, B.A., University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Master’s Thesis

2011  Daniela Turcinov, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2012  Kellie Cathey, University of Pennsylvania, Biological Basis of Behavior, Independent Project

2012  Christopher Duncan-Lewis, Independent Project and Summer Research Program

2012  Tarik Elmohd, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2012  Melissa Fang, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Brian Fulton, University of Pennsylvania, Biological Basis of Behavior, Senior Thesis

2012  Shifa Gandhi, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2012  Hugh Hamilton, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Mariam Mahbob, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Helen Mo, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Victoria Ng, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2012  Fadi Raffoui, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2012  Krystyna Simon, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Allen Sirolly, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2012  Rosanna Sobota, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Andy Tekriwal, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Britney Vazquez, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Danylko Villano, University of Pennsylvania, Independent Project, Summer Research Program

2012  Margaret Wang, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Maja Warrum, University of Pennsylvania, Summer Research Program

2012  Zachariah Adam Henn, Earlham College, Research Internship

2012  Ani Al Safadi, Earlham College, Research Internship

2013  Austin Haley Berman, Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School, Research Project

2013  Michael Nsoesie, Earlham College, Research Internship

2013  Evan Beales, Hope College, Research Internship

2013  Paige Ayotte, Alma College, Research Internship

2013  Inna Chung, University of Pennsylvania, Senior Thesis

2013  Laura Fabius, University of St. Andrews, Scotland, Research Internship

2014  Nichole Byer, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2014  Andrea Giovanna Pineda, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2014  Joseph R. Prado, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2014  James Sharer, Pennsylvania State University, Summer Research Program

2014  Merle D’Souza, B.A., Drexel University Practicum Research Program

2014  Elaine Yingcheng Xu, B.S., Medical School Summer Research Program

2015  Alberto Ayala, Kalamazoo College, Research Internship

2015  Soohyun Cho, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Tatiana Prosini Da Fonte, Brazil Scientific Mobility Summer Program

2015  Marco Aurélio Fornazieri, Clinica Olfact em Londrinia-PR, San Paolo, Brazil, Visiting Scholar

2015  Oliva J. Fox, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Michael Gross, School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2015  Yang Hong, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Ye Huang, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Taehoon Kim, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Sushant Koirala, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Jinxia Jiang, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Hyun Jung Lee, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Michael R. MacGillivray, University of Pennsylvania, Medical Student Research Program

2015  Toru Mihama, University of Pennsylvania,  Student Research Program

2015  Elena M. Schiavone, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Briana J. Williams, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Stephany Kiem, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2015  Nathan Wilson, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Jonathan Chen, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Laura Henry, University of Pennsylvania MD Candidate 2019, Student Research Program

2016  Britt Gilbert, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Kim Good, Ph.D., Dalhousie University, Visiting Scientist

2016  Joon Soo Lee, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Sunny Lu, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Luis Escarzaga Montalvo, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Thuya Naing, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Jane Overend, Academy of Notre Dame, Villanova, PA, Student Research Volunteer

2016  Megan Reish, Hope College, Research Internship

2016  Harrison Troché, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2016  Lisa He-Wu, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Zach Abraham, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  So Hee Moon, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2017  Karis Pikaart, Hope College, Research Internship

2017  Sofiya Patra, University of Pennsylvania Student Research Program

2017  Liuba Soldatova, M.D., University of Pennsylvania, Scholars Program

2017  Kaity Jaensch, Croton High School, Croton-on-Hudson, NY, Student Research Project

2017  Jing-Jie (Nathan) Wang, M.D., Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Visiting Scholar

2017  Vidisha Sharma, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2017  Blake Wang, B.S., School of Dental Medicine, Summer Research Program

2017  Rachel Wilson, Solon High School, Solon, OH, Student Research Project

2017  Lucie Pham, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Faith Mamaradlo, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Flora Ho, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Christina Miranda, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Kelsey Majam, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Brennan Rose, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Tathagat Bhatia, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2017  Helen Li, Central High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2018  Nina-Simone Lobban, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2018  Julia Shia, Radnor High School, Student Research Program

2018  Brooke Cope, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program

2018  Rachel Beston, University of Pennsylvania, Student Research Program