LAB MEMBERS

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Lauren Forgrave, BSc
graduate student

Proteinopathies & biomarker discovery

 

Recipient of a CIHR Banting and Best Canada Graduate Scholarship, 2021 Dr. van Tol Travel Fellowship from Brain Canada, Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master's Award, 2019 Outstanding Graduate Student Award UBC Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and 2018 UBC Drabinsky Graduate Scholarship in Medicine

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Dr. Meng Wang, PhD
postdoctoral fellow

Novel assay development

 

Recipient of a Mitacs & Pacific Airway Center Postdoctoral Fellowship

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David Yang, BSc
research assistant
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Khushbu Patel, BSc
graduate student

IMPACT-AD Canada and IMPACT-AD British Columbia studies

IMPACT-AD personal utility studies

Recipient of the UBC Faculty of Medicine Graduate Award

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Cyril Helbling
graduate student

Visiting international research student from L'École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

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Jordan Hamden, PhD
postdoctoral fellow

Proteinopathies & novel assay development

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Phoebe Lu
research assistant

Recipient of the UBC Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Summer Student Fellowship Program

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Serena Yeung
research assistant

IMPACT-AD Canada study coordination

 
Lab Alumni

(position in lab & awards received)

Mennwa Abouelatta, BSc, visiting summer research fellowship, Southern Methodist University

Recipient of the McManus Innovation Award


Colleen Chambers, BA, research assistant, UBC co-op program

Pawan Dhaliwal, BSc, BMLSc directed studies program

Hannah Dreskler, BSc, summer research fellowship & research assistant

Recipient of the UBC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Summer Student Fellowship and BC Proteomics Network Fellowship; Best Poster, UBC Pathology Day


Charlie Hua, BSc, summer research fellowship

Recipient of the UBC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Summer Student Fellowship


Charlie Kuan, MSc, research assistant

Rhoda Lam, BSc, BMLSc directed studies program

 

Jessica Li, graphic designer, Emily Carr University co-op program

Yun Li, BSc, summer research fellowship, directed studies & research assistant

Recipient of the 2022 Centre for Heart Lung Innovation James Hogg Grant and the 2021 UBC Faculty of Medicine Summer Student Research Program award

 

John Lim, BSc, BMLSc directed studies program

Matthew Ma, BSc, summer undergraduate research fellowship

Recipient of the BC Proteomics Network Fellowship


Matthew Masoudi, BSc MM, research assistant

Raha Masoudi, BSc, undergraduate student

Recipient of the BC Proteomics Network Fellowship


Amy Nguyen, MSc, master's student

Recipient of the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging's 2018 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference Travel Award and the BC Proteomics Network Travel Award; Centre for Heart Lung Innovation 2018 Trainee Research Day - Best Poster Presentation

 

Taylor Pobran, MSc, graduate student & research assistant

Awarded Master of Science with honors


Serena Singh, PhD, postdoctoral fellow

Recipient of the MSFHR Postdoctoral Fellowship (co-funded by the Pacific Parkinson's Research Institute), and 2018 MSACL Trainee Travel Grant


Junyan Shi PhD, postdoctoral fellow

Recipient of the MSFHR Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2018 MSACL Young Investigator Travel Grant, 2018 CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health Travel Award, and the American Association for Clinical Chemistry 2018 Student Research Award


Simone Thair PhD, clinical researcher

Terry Wong BSc,  BMLSc directed studies program & summer research fellowship

Recipient of the UBC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Summer Student Fellowship Program
 

Yu Zi (Emma) Zheng PhD, postdoctoral fellow

Recipient of a postdoctoral fellowship from the Alzheimer Society of Canada and the Firefly Foundation Spark Award