Monika Lodyga

Lodyga Monika

Position: Research Associate. 

Project: Running the Hinz lab and leading the "Inflammation Group" in the Hinz lab to higher grounds..

Education: PhD, University of Toronto. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Keenan Research Centre/Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital.

  

 

                                              Stellar Boo

Boo Stellar 02

Position: Laboratory and Research Technician.

Projects: General upkeep, assist other members of the lab, takover unfinished projects (not that that ewver happens). Brief, doing exactly what her name promises.

Education: BMSc, University of Western Ontario. MSc, University of Western Ontario.

  

 

                                              Michelle Im

Im Michelle 02

Position: Research Assistant. 

Project: Doing the impossible.

Education: MSc in Physiology and Pharmacology, Western University, London, Ontario

  

 

 

                                              Henna Karvonen

Karvonen Henna 02

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow.

Project: Cross-talk between inflammatory cells and myofibroblasts in conditions of fibrosis.

Education: PhD from the University of Oulu, Finland, Faculty of
Medicine, Department of Clinical Medicine

  

 

                                              Marielle Walraven

Walraven Marielle

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow

Project:   Anti-scarring effects of mechanically primed
mesenchymal stem cells

Education: PhD in Genetics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

  

 

                                              Pardis Pakshir

Pakshir Pardis

Position: PhD Candidate. 

Project: The junctions formed between inflammatory and fibroblastic cells in fibrosis.

Education: BSc, University of Waterloo. MSc, Ryerson University.

  

 

                                              Kyu Kim

Kim Kyu

Position: MSc Candidate

Project: Development and application of a novel cell contraction screening device for off-target drug testing.

Education: To be added

  

 

                                              Trong Shen

Shen Trong

Position: MSc Candidate

Project: Cardiomyocyte instruction on biomimetic substrates.

Education: To be added soon

  

 

 

Alumni Members

Masters Students 


 


  

Gribi Sandra        Hume Stephanie   
  Sandra Gribi   Stephanie Hume  
  (09/13 - 08/14)   (09/12 - 08/14)  
         


  
Li Chen        Cambridge Elizabeth   
  Chen Xi Li   Elizabeth Cambridge  
  (02/12 - 01/14)   (01/12 - 12/13)  
         


  
Kwon Yong        Chau Grace   
  Yong Gyun Kwon   Grace Chau  
  (09/10 - 08/12)   (01/10 - 12/11)  
         


  
Goffin Jerome        Follonier Lysianne   
  Jerome Goffin   Lysianne Follonier  
  (2004)   (2005)  
         


  
Garonna Adriano        Braunecker Julia   
  Adriano Garonna   Julia Braunecker  
  (2007)   (2003)  
         


  
Rast Barbara       
  Barbara Rast      
  (2003)      
         

 

 PhD Students


  
Talele Nilesh       Klingberg Franco  
  Nilesh Talele   Franco Klingberg  
  (04/10 - 07/15)   (03/10 - 04/14)  
         


  
Follonier Lysianne       Majd Hicham   
  Lysianne Follonier   Hicham Majd  
  (01/06 - 05/10)   (04/05 - 07/08)  
         


  
Wipff Pierre-Jean       Pittet Philippe  
  Pierre-Jean Wipff   Philippe Pittet  
  (05/04 - 06/08)   (09/03 - 01/08)  

 

Post-doctoral Fellows (PhD)  


  
VanPutten Sander       Sarvothaman Mahesh  
  Sander van Putten   Mahesh Sarvothaman  
  (09/14 - 08/15)   (08/14 - 08/15)  
         


  
Zimina Elena       Sarrazy Vincent   
  Elena Zimina   Vincent Sarrazy  
  (01/11 - 06/14)   (01/11 - 01/13)  
         


  
Godbout Charles       Follonier Lysianne  
  Charles Godbout   Lysianne Follonier  
  (05/09 - 01/13)   (09/09 - 10/11)  
         


  
Balestrini Jenna       Buscemi Lara   
  Jenna Balestrini   Lara Buscemi  
  (09/09 - 10/11)   (06/07 - 06/11)  
         

 

Research Associates, Research Assistants and Technicians 


  
MacLean Jessica       Green Alice
  Jessica McLean   Alice Green
  Research Assistant   Research Assistant
  (05/14 - 04/15)   (11/13 - 09/14)


  
Pakshir Pardis       Tsai Michael
  Pardis Pakshir   Michael Tsai
  Research Assistant   Research Assistant
  (03/13 - 06/13)   (10/10 - 05/11)


  
Chow Melissa       Smith-Clerc Josiane
  Melissa Chow   Josiane Smith-Clerc
  Chief Technician   Chief Technician
  (06/11 - 09/13)    (06/02 - 06/08) 

 

 Clinical Fellows



  
Pietramaggiori Giorgio       Modarressi Ali
  Giorgio Pietramaggiori   Ali Modarressi
  (09/07 - 02/09)   (09/06 - 09/08)
       


  
            
  Enrico Vigato   Simone Tame  
  (09/07 - 02/09)   (09/06 - 09/08)  
         

 

Summer/Project Students 


  
Wong Boaz       Kim Kyu  
  Boaz Wong   Gyu-Tae (Kyu) Kim  
  (05/16 - 08/16)   (09/15 - 08/16)  
         


  
Steeves Josee       Yap Denise   
  Josée Steeves   Denise Yap  
  (09/15 - 08/16)   (05/15 - 09/15)  
         


  
Lnadman Erin       Jang Jingbo  
  Erin Landman   Jingbo Jang  
  (05/15 - 09/15)   (05/14 - 09/14)  
         


  
Bertucci Virginia       Guo Suzette   
  Virginia Bertucci   Suzette Guo  
  (05/14 - 09/14)   (05/13 - 09/13)  
         

  
Huang Carlos       Shnier Stefani  
  Carlos Huang   Stefani Shnier  
  (05/12 - 09/12)   (05/12 - 09/12)  
         


  
Smith Eric       Hume Stephanie   
  Eric Smith   Stephanie Hume  
  (05/11 - 09/11)   (05/11 - 09/11)  
         


  
Kwon Mike       Tsai Michael  
  Mike Kwon   Michael Tsai  
  (05/10 - 09/10)   (05/10 - 09/10)  
         


  
Kwon Yong       Chau Grace   
  YongGyun Kwon   Grace Chau  
  (05/10 - 09/10)   (12/09 - 08/10)  
         


  
Spielmann Thiemo       Garonna Adriano  
  Thiemo Spielmann   Adriano Garonna  
  (09/07 - 02/08)   (09/05 - 02/06)  
         


  
Hafner Marc       Friedrich Michael   
  Marc Hafner   Michael Friedrich  
  (09/05 - 06/06)   (09/05 - 02/06)  
         


  
Truan Daphne       Wilenegger Lisa  
  Daphne Truan   Lisa Willenegger  
  (09/04 - 06/05)   (09/04 - 06/05)  
         


  
Follonier Lysianne       Goffin Jerome   
  Lysianne Follonier   Jérôme Goffin  
  (09/03 - 02/04)   (02/03 - 06/03)  
         


  
           
  Wenxuan Qiu   Mitesh Jani  
  (05/14 - 09/14)   (05/14 - 09/14)  
         


  
            
  Anna Wong   Datta Goolaub  
  (05/13 - 09/13)   (09/10 - 08/11)  
         



  
           
  Gloria Low   Annick Hoffmann  
  (08/09 - 04/10)   (09/07 - 02/08)  
         


  
            
  Adil Bouhmad   Stéphanie Pascarella  
  (09/06 - 02/07)   (02/05 - 06/05)  
         


  
           
  Abdelhamid Benattalah   Julien Besson  
  (09/03 - 02/04)   (09/03 - 02/04)  
         

 

Visiting Scientists / Exchange Students 

Broder Claudia
Claudia Broder 
 Visiting Post-Doc
University of Kiel
   Germany
2014
  Becker Kerstin
  Kerstin Becker 
  PhD Exchange 
  University of Cologne
  Germany
  2013
  Rother Marcel
   Marcel Rother
   BSc
  University of Würzburg
   Germany 
  2013
  Curado Filipa
   Filipa Curado
   PhD Exchange
   University of Bordeaux 
   France
  2012
Cevero Pasquale  
 Pasquale Cervero  
 PhD Exchange  
Uniklinik Eppendorf  
Hamburg, Germany  
2012  
Neumann Brigitte  
 Brigitte Neumann  
 BSc  
University of Bayreuth  
 Germany    
 2010  
Has Cristina
 Cristina Has
 Visiting Scientist
 UniklinikFreiburg 
Germany
2010
  Zuyderduyn Suzanne
   Suzanne Zuyderduyn
  Visiting Scientist
   Leiden University
  The Netherlands
  2008
  Vader David
   David Vader
   Visiting Scientist
   Harvard University 
  Cambridge, MA, USA
  2006
Leyman Shirley  
 Shirley Leyman  
PhD Exchange  
 Ghent University  
Belgium  
2006  
  Tanaka Takash  
  Takashi Tanaka   
  MSc Exchange   
   Okayama University  
  Japan  
  2004  
     
    Diana Henning  
   BSc  
   University of Würzburg  
   Germany   
   2013  
     
  Susanne Krüger   
   BSc  
   University of Würzburg  
  Germany  
   2011  
     
  Chitrangara Arachya   
  PhD Exchange  
   Indian Institute of Technology  
  Kharagpur, India  
  2007  
     
   Katsura Hirano  
  MSc Exchange   
   Okayama University  
  Japan  
   2002