VDTRC Team Members

WE HAVE SEVERAL OPENINGS TO JOIN THE TEAM -- INTERESTED CANDIDATES, PLEASE SEE THE "POSITIONS AVAILABLE" PAGE.

We are a multidisciplinary team of clinicians and engineers whose mission is to seamlessly integrate patient care, clinical investigation, and fundamental technology research with application in dermatology, oncology, hematology, and other specialties.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Inga  Saknite, Ph.D.

 

Inga Saknite, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Spectral imaging, multiphoton microscopy and reflectance confocal microscopy of human skin

 

Xiaoqi Liu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

  • Medical image processing, machine learning, computer-aided diagnosis
     

Graduate Students

Tahsin Reasat, M.S.

Tahsin Reasat, M.S.

Graduate Student
  • Data Analysis, machine learning
Jianing Wang, M.S.

Jianing Wang, M.S.

Graduate Student
  • Medical image processing, machine learning, computer-aided detection

Research Assistants

Austin Cronin, B.S.

Research Assistant/Engineer
  • SJS photography protocol development

 

Medical Students

 

James Randall Patrinely, B.S.

Medical Student

 

 

Laura Wang, B.S.

Laura Wang, B.S.

Medical Student
 
 
 

Kelsey Parks, B.S.

Medical Student

  • Photography protocols for deep learning

 

Zijung Zhao, B.S.

Medical Student

  • Confocal microscopy video analyses

 

Yvette Ssempijja, M.S.

2019-2020 Vanderbilt Medical Scholar

  • Obtaining objective measures of skin properties with the Myoton device
  • Assessing the clinical history and biomechanics of skin after stem cell transplantation

Undergraduate Students

Zain Khera

Zain Khera

VUMC Student Worker
  • Clinical study coordination, general team support, data analysis

 

Zeyad Moustafa

Undergraduate Student

  • Machine learning

Alumni

Fuyao (Joanna) Chen, B.S.

Role on Team: Research Assistant/Engineer (2017-2019)

Next Position: MD/PhD Student at Yale

 

Laura Dellalana, M.D.

Role on Team: Medical Student (2017-2018)

Next position: Dermatology residency at Vanderbilt

 

Jocelyn Gandelman, M.D.

Role on Team: Medical Student (2017-2018)

Next position: Dermatology residency at UCSF
 

Kathy Zhang

Role on Team: Undergraduate Student (2018-2019)

Next Position: Undergraduate Student

 

Alexis Hood

Role on Team: Medical Student (2018-2019)

Next Position: Medical Student