MSBI Alumni

Over 80 students have matriculated through the program since it was initiated in 2011. MSBI graduates have continued on to medical schools, PhD programs, research positions within academic labs, and a wide range of occupations in industry.

MSBI Graduates that went on to Medical/Dental School

  • Faraji Farshid, University of Illinois at Chicago (Medical School)
  • Priscilla Vu, UC Irvine (Medical School) and UC Irvine Health (Ophthalmology Resident Physician)
  • Carmin Liang, Touro University (Medical School)
  • Yan Xing, Case Western (Medical School)
  • YiShin Chang, University of Illinois at Chicago (MD/PhD)
  • Patrick Chuang, University of Michigan (Dental School)
  • Caleb Tam, UCSF (Dental School)
  • Nabeel Al-Aziz, RCSI MUB (Medical School)
  • Leon Hsueh, University of Illinois at Chicago (Medical School)
  • Ruby Kuang, UCLA (Medical School)
  • Bowen Xie, University of Pittsburg (Medical School)
  • Divya Gupta, Wayne State (Medical School)
  • Elizabeth Phillips, California Northstate University (Medical School)
  • Nathaniel Jenkins, University of Miami (Medical School)
  • Nicholas Tran, University of Hawaii (Medical School)
  • Joseph Zhang, Nova Southeastern University (Medical School)
  • Joanne Lau, Virginia Commonwealth University (Medical School)
  • Arrone (AJ) Schottstaedt, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University (Medical School)
  • Kiersten Snyder, George Washington University (Medical School)
  • Benjamin Yang, Stonybrook University (Medical School)
  • Joseph Chen, USC (Herman Ostrow Dental School)
  • Grace Park, Case Western (DO-Medical School)
  • Joshua Fisher, Touro University (Medical School)
  • Radhika Gulhar, California Northstate University (Medical School)
  • Manogna Manne, Pacific Northwest University (Medical School)
  • Thomas Shen, UC Davis (Medical School)
  • Di Xia, UCLA (Dental School)
  • Joshua Chong, California Northstate University College of Medicine (Medical School)

MSBI Graduates that entered a PhD Program

  • Lindsay Conner, University of Central Florida
  • Tzu-Cheng Lee, University of Washington
  • Wei-Ching Lo, Case Western
  • Zhixiang Zhang, UC Riverside
  • YiShin Chang, University of Illinois at Chicago (MD/PhD)
  • Yu-Ling Chang, UCLA
  • Shuyu Tang, UCSF/UC Berkeley (Bioengineering)
  • Alyssa Zhu, USC
  • Loi Do, University of Arizona
  • Natalie Korn, UCSF/UC Berkeley (Bioengineering)
  • Roksana Sadeghi, John Hopkins University (Biomedical Engineering)
  • Yukai Zou, Purdue University (Biomedical Engineering)
  • Hecong Qin, UCSF/UC Berkeley (Bioengineering)
  • Andrew Leynes, UCSF/UC Berkeley (Bioengineering)
  • Elizabeth Li, UC Davis (Bioengineering)
  • Naeim Bahrami, Wake Forest (graduated-2016) and UCSD (Postdoctoral Scholar)
  • Jeffrey Hsiao, Weill Cornell Medical College (Pharmacology)

MSBI Graduates working at UCSF

  • Dharshan Chandrarmohan (Associate Specialist)
  • Collin Ma (Health Physics Specialist)
  • Yuxin Sun (Staff Research Associate)
  • Gina Kirkish (Staff Research Associate II)
  • Tiffany Kwak (Clinical Microbiologist Scientist)
  • Vishal Samboju (Staff Research Associate)
  • Bryant Chee (Clinical Research Coordinator)
  • Catherine Fu (Research Assistant)
  • Jay Yu (Staff Research Associate)
  • Joshua Fisher (Clinical Research Coordinator)
  • Sizhe Wang (Staff Research Associate)
  • Wesley Kuo (Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Xinheng Zhang (Staff Research Associate)
  • Kevin Chiang (Imaging Core Manager)
  • Bryant Chee (Clinical Research Coordinator)
  • Radhika Tibrewala (Assistant Specialist)
  • Sivakami Avadiappan (Junior Specialist)
  • Ben Speidel (Associate Specialist)
  • Cyrus Manuel (Research Data Analyst)

MSBI Graduates – Other

  • Hendry Cahaya, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (Field Service Technician)
  • Michelle Grabau, Icebreaker Health (Program Manager)
  • Aditi Guha, Genentech (Biosample Operations Manager (BOMs)
  • Manutej Mulaveesala, IBM (Watson Solutions Engineer)
  • Joseph Schooler, Google (Senior Analytical Lead)
  • Madhav Agrawal, Cisco Systems (Software Engineer)
  • Charvi Shetty, Knox Medical Diagnostics (CEO)
  • Jeffrey Hu, Aeongo Inc. (Research Scientist)
  • Tae Lee, University of Cincinatti (Masters Student)
  • Omar Rutledge, Stanford Medicine (Clinical Research Coordinator)
  • Hsin-Wei Shen, Episonica
  • Solomon Tang, OpenLattice (Software Engineer)
  • Nate Poulin, Bates College
  • Ty Lai, Duke University School of Law
  • Hsu-Cheng Huang, Taipet City Hospital (Attending Physician)
  • Justin Yu, Mayo Clinic
  • Mimi Poon, HERS Breast Cancer Foundation (Certified Breast Care Specialist)
  • Guanzhong Su, Philips