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Division of Intramural Research Staff

Scientific Director: M. Catherine Bushnell, Ph.D.
Phone: 301-451-2026

Lab Principal Investigators:
Lauren Y. Atlas, Ph.D., Tenure-Track Investigator
Yarimar Carrasquillo, Ph.D., Tenure-Track Investigator
Alex Chesler, Ph.D., Tenure-Track Investigator

Simon Arango, Special Volunteer
Yonatan Arnold, Special Volunteer
Lauren Banker, Summer Student
Arnab Barik, Ph.D., Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow
Lucy Bauer, Postbac IRTA
Laura Case, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow
Marta Ceko, Ph.D., Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow
Valerie Cotton, Postbac IRTA
Troy Dildine, Postbac IRTA
Linda Ellison-Dejewski, M.S.N., C.R.N.P., Senior Nurse Practitioner
Adeline Ge, M.D., O.M.D., L. Ac., Senior Chinese Medicine Consultant
Nima Ghitani, Ph.D., Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow
John Gracely, Postbac IRTA
Latoya Hyson, Biologist
Claire Laubacher, Postbac IRTA
Claire Le Pichon, Ph.D., Research Fellow
Bethany Leidi, Summer Student
Tom Liang, Postbac IRTA
Xunxian Liu, Ph.D., Biologist
Lucie Low, M.Sc., Ph.D., Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow
Scott Parker, Ph.D., Special Volunteer
Mark Pitcher, M.Sc., Ph.D., Visiting Fellow
Martin Rasmussen, Special Volunteer
Bethany Sauls, Summer Student
Kanesha Simmons, Postbac IRTA
Gary Soroosh, Summer Student
Caitlin Stavish, Special Volunteer
Marcin Szczot, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow
Farid Tarum, Postbac IRTA
Scott Thompson, B.S., M.B.A., Animal Biologist
Chantal Villemure, M.Sc., Ph.D., Staff Scientist
Brian Walitt, M.D., Director, Clinical Pain Research
Binquan Wang, M.S., Ph.D., MRI Data Analyst
Torri Wilson, Biologist
Philina Yee, Postbac IRTA

Intramural division staff