Lab Alumni

Lab Alumni

Prior members of the Fehniger Lab


  • Cassie Keppel (2008-2012)

Senior Research Technician and Lab Manager

Positions: Laboratory Operations Manager, Douglas Scientific (Alexandria, MN), Laboratory Operations Manager, Monsanto (St. Louis, MO)

Current Position: Senior Research Technician, Fehniger Lab

  • Stephanie E. Schneider (2008-2014)

ses2 May 2011Research Technician II, Research Assistant, and Lab Manager

Current Position: Graduate Student, Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado (Boulder)

  • Brea Jewell (2014-2016)

Lab Picture3Research Technician II

Current Position: Graduate Student, Immunology, UNC

  • Sara Abdel-Latif (2014-2016)Research Technician IICurrent position: Research Technician, UC San Diego

Residents and Fellows

  • 2009-2010 Jacob Smeltzer (Medicine resident)

Position: Hematology/Oncology Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

  • 2010-2013 Alexander Huang (Medicine resident)

Positions: Hematology/Oncology Fellow, U Penn, Philadelphia, PA

Current Position: Instructor, U Penn (Oncology)

  • 2014-2015 Brian Hess (Hematology/Oncology Fellow)

Current position: Assistant Professor, MUSC (Hematology/BMT)


  • 2010-2012 Rizwan Romee, MD (BMT fellow and post-doc)

Current position: Assistant Professor, Washington University, Division of Oncology


  • 2012-2015 Max Rosario, MD, PhD (Laboratory Medicine resident and post-doc)

Max RosarioCurrent Prior positions: Clinical Immunogenetics Fellow and Director trainee,  UCLA.

Current position: Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins


Graduate Students

  • Ryan Sullivan, PhD (Graduate student, Immunology Program)

RPS May 2011PhD 2014

Positions: Post-Doctoral Fellow (Drannoff Laboraotyr), Dana Farber Cancer Institute; Investigator II, Novartis Immuno-Oncology


  • Jeffrey Leong, MD/PhD (Graduate student, MSTP)

jl 2 may 2011PhD 2015

Positions: MSTP clinical training rotations, Residency in Psychiatry, UC Irvine


Prior Rotating Graduate Students

  • 2009 Stephanie Rodriquez (Immunology Program)
  • 2009 Elizabeth Germino (MSTP, Immunology Program)
  • 2013 Rachel Wong (Immunology Program)
  • 2016 Maximillian Schaettler (MSTP)
  • 2016 Wei Meng (Immunology)
  • 2017 Matthew McCullen (Immunology)

Medical Students

  • 2009 Joshua Mayer (KCUMB, Kansas City, MO)

Current position: Internal Medicine Resident, Saint Louis University

  • 2012 Julie Chase (University of Missouri, Columbia, MO)

Awards: ASH Trainee Award

Current position: Resident in Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University

Undergraduate Students

  • 2009 John Keller (Missouri State)
  • 2010-2012 Keval Shah (Saint Louis University)
  • 2012 Kristen Wondell (Southeast Missouri State University)
  • 2012  Mo Huang (Washington University)
  • 2013 Sally Cho (Washington University)
  • 2014-2015 Anvita Singh (Washington University)
  • 2014 Ramkumar Narendran (Washington University)
  • 2013, 2014, 2016 Ari Ireland (Washington University)
  • 2015-2017 Devika Jaishankar (Washington University)
  • 2016, 2017 Carly Neal (Missouri University of Science and Technology)
  • 2017 Lindsey Peck (Duke University)