Alumni

Moses Rodriguez, M.D., has trained more than 120 research students, trainees, fellows and others from around the world in his Multiple Sclerosis Laboratory dating back to the early 1980s, including:

  • Harika Dasari, M.D., research trainee, from S.S. Institute of Medical Sciences, Davangere, India, 2015-present
  • Murtada Abdelrahim, M.B.B.S., research trainee, from University of Khartoun, Sudan, 2015-present
  • Makoto Eriguchi, M.D., Ph.D., research trainee, from Saga University Hospital, Saga City, Japan, 2011- present
  • Xiaohua Xu, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2009-present
  • Jens Watzlawik, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from Georg-August University, Goettingen, Germany, 2007-present
  • Brent Wright, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from University of South Dakota, 2006-present
  • Ashutosh Mangalam, postdoctoral fellow, from School of Biotechnology, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, 2001-present
  • Nathan Wittenberg, Ph.D., research fellow, from University of Minnesota, 2014- 2016
  • Meghan Painter, Ph.D. student, 2010-2016
  • Bharath Wootla, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from INSERM, Paris, 2010-2016
  • Pavneet Banga, M.D., research trainee, from Windsor University School of Medicine, St. Kitts, 2015
  • Nikolaos Stavropoulos, research trainee, from Charles University, Czech Republic, 2015
  • William Oliver Tobin, clinical MS fellow, 2014
  • M. Mateo Paz Soldan, M.D., Ph.D., clinical MS fellow, 2012-2014
  • Aleksandar Denic, M.D., Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from Medical University in Belgrade, Serbia, 2011-2014; thesis adviser, from Mayo Graduate School, 2007-2011; postdoctoral fellow, 2005-2008
  • Eoin Flanagan, M.B.B.Ch., clinical MS fellow, 2012-2013
  • Craig M. Nelson, Ph.D., RTP research fellow, Department of Cellular and Molecular Neurosciences, 2012
  • Emily Esch Ramírez, Ph.D. student, 2010-2012
  • William Matchett, summer student funded by the Minnesota Chapter of the NMSS, from Augsburg College, 2011
  • Danielle Renner, Ph.D. student, 2011
  • Mehmet Yaman, M.D., research trainee, from Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey, 2011
  • Benjamin Wu, research trainee, Brown University, 2011
  • Spencer Gladis, Hayfield High School science mentorship student, 2010-2011
  • Ramakrishna Edukulla, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from Hannover Medical School, Germany, 2009-2011
  • Estefania Mondragón, Ph.D. student, 2010
  • Jessica Floyd, M.D., neurology resident, Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, 2010
  • Beth Bw'Omete, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2010
  • Kanitta Suwansrinon, M.D., postdoctoral fellow, from University of Bangkok, 2008-2010
  • Emily Esch, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2009
  • Chandra Deb, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from North Bengal University, India, 2005-2009
  • Dale Edberg, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from Washington State University, 2004-2009
  • Filiz Kerdige, M.D. student, from Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey, 2008
  • Jaimie Adelson, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Immunology, from Grinnell College, Iowa, 2006
  • Natalia Klosak, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Immunology, from University of North Florida, 2006
  • Viktorija Velanac, Ph.D. student, from Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Goettingen, Germany, 2006
  • Doris Nguyen, M.D./Ph.D. student, from Mayo Medical School, 2006
  • Zheyan Chen, M.D./Ph.D. student, from Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 2006
  • Rachel Bergstrom, M.D./Ph.D. student, from Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 2006
  • Eric Buenz, Ph.D. thesis adviser, Department of Cellular and Molecular Neurosciences, 2004-2006
  • Meenakshi Khare, postdoctoral fellow, from King George Medical College, Lucknow, India, 2000-2006
  • Priyanka Sabharwal, Ph.D. thesis adviser, Department of Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, 2003-2005
  • Sean Pittock, MS Fellow, 2003-2005; neurology resident (Epidemiology of Multiple Sclerosis), 2000-2003
  • Araya Puwanant, M.D., research trainee, from Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, 2004
  • Aaron Nelson, M.D., Ph.D. thesis adviser, Department of Cellular and Molecular Neurosciences, 2003-2004
  • Charles L. Howe, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, 2001-2004
  • Arthur Warrington, Ph.D., research associate, from University of Connecticut, Farmington, Connecticut,1997-2004
  • Odey Ukpo, Minority Medical Student Summer Program, from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Illinois, 2003
  • Lyndsey Benson, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Molecular Neuroscience, from Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 2003
  • William Gardella, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Immunology, from Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 2003
  • George Christophi, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Molecular Neuroscience, from Richard Stockton University, New Jersey, 2003
  • Ivona Brasnjevic, M.D./Ph.D. student, from Mayo Medical School, 2003
  • Istvan Pirko, M.D., neuroimmunology fellow, from University of Ohio, 2001-2003
  • William T. Mayr, neurology resident (Epidemiology of Multiple Sclerosis), 2000-2003
  • Aaron Johnson, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from University of Minnesota at Duluth, 2001-2002
  • Ryan Wilcox, Immunology Program (M.D./Ph.D.), Thesis Advisory Committee, 2000-2002
  • Isobel A. Scarisbrick, research associate, from University of California, Irvine, 1998-2002
  • M. Mateo Paz Soldan, graduate student, Molecular Neuroscience Program, from Mayo Medical School and Graduate School, 1998-2002
  • Allan Bieber, Ph.D., special project associate, from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1997-2002
  • Daren Ure, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 1997-2002
  • Erin Schenk, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Immunology, from Gustavus Adolphus College, Minnesota, 2001
  • Zhou Bin, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, from University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 2000-2001
  • Mark Keegan, M.D., neuroimmunology fellow, from University of Saskatoon, Saskatoon, Canada, 1999-2001
  • Don N. Chang, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Molecular Neurosciences, from University of Southern California, 2000
  • Jamie L. Wood, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in Immunology, from North Carolina State University, 2000
  • Dean Wingerchuk, M.D., neuroimmunology fellow, from University of Saskatoon, Saskatoon, Canada, 1999-2000
  • Sith Sathornsumetee, research trainee, from Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, 1998-2000
  • Dorian McGavern, graduate student, Molecular Neuroscience Program, 1996-2000
  • Paul Murray, graduate student, Immunology Department (M.D./Ph.D.), 1995-2000