Alumni

Led by Dr. Ackerman, the Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory helps advance the training of postdoctoral students and research fellows.

Alumni of the Sudden Death Genomics Lab include:

  • Ashley Paquin, medical student, 2016
  • Anne Lentino, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2016
  • Daniel Clemens, graduate student, 2016
  • Garrett Shanks, graduate student, 2016
  • Kelly Redhage, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, 2015
  • Anuj Chokshi, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, University of Illinois, 2015
  • Kelly Twohig, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2015
  • Erin Higgins, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, 2015
  • Kari Turkowski, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, 2015
  • Griffin Reed, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Gustavus Adolphus, 2014
  • Helene Altmann, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2014
  • Nicole Boczek, M.D., Ph.D. candidate 2011-2014
  • Christopher Gibbs, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Grove City College, Pennsylvania, 2013
  • Brittan Sultphin, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2013
  • Anna Paulmichl, 2013
  • Katharina Paulmichl, Paracelsus Medical School, Salzburg, Austria, 2012
  • Eva Pointer, Paracelsus University, Salzburg, Austria, 2012
  • Kristina Haugaa, M.D., Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway, 2012
  • Jan Novac, St. Anne's University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic, 2012
  • John Kohorst, medical student, 2012
  • Brittan Sultphin, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, 2012
  • Jamie Kapplinger, M.D., Ph.D. candidate 2012
  • John Giudicessi, M.D., Ph.D candidate 2008-2012
  • Krishna Pundi, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, University of Minnesota, 2011
  • Guillermo Torres Viera, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Puerto Rico, 2011
  • Mira Coleman, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2011
  • Morgan Medlock, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2011
  • Andrew Landstrom, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, 2006-2011
  • David Van Norstrand, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, 2006-2011
  • Michelle Patzelt, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Notre Dame, 2010
  • Argelia Mederois Domingo, postdoctoral research fellow, 2005-2010
  • Lucas Carstrom, M.D., Ph.D candidate, 2009
  • Chad Kritzberger, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2009
  • Cherisse Kellen, Ph.D. candidate, 2009
  • Richard Albertson, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Grove City College, 2009
  • Gabriela Rodriguez, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Puerto Rico, 2009
  • Jeanne Theis, Ph.D. candidate, 2004-2009
  • Josean Alvarez, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Puerto Rico, 2008
  • Krishna Pundi, John Marshall High School, senior year, science mentorship, 2008
  • Brandon Phillips, pediatric cardiology fellow, 2008
  • Masayoshi Kinoshita, cardiology fellow, 2008
  • Amber Benton, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Bowling Green State University, 2008
  • David Zacharias, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Trinity International University, 2007
  • Chenni Sriram, M.D., visiting scientist, 2007
  • Sybille Augustin, visiting scientist, 2007
  • Bas van der Sluis, visiting scientist, 2007
  • Kavitha Pundi, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2007
  • Tunde Adekola, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2007
  • Ryan Antiel, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2007
  • Alex Morales, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Puerto Rico, 2007
  • Jonathan Johnson, M.D., Mayo Clinic Pediatric Residency Program, 2007
  • Justin Horner, M.D., Mayo Clinic Pediatric Residency Program, 2007
  • Stephen McKellar, M.D., postdoctoral research fellow, 2006
  • Michelle Marquardt, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2006
  • Nicky Reizine, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, University of Illinois, 2006
  • Vlad Vasile, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, Ph.D. thesis, 2003-2006
  • Himeshkumar Vyas, pediatric cardiology fellow, 2005
  • Elisa Carturan, postdoctoral research fellow, 2005
  • Lisa Cronk, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2005
  • Ajit Itty, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2005
  • Karin Batalden, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2005
  • Patricia Hobday, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2005
  • Martijn Bos, M.D., postdoctoral research fellow, 2004
  • Matthew Carter, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2004
  • Virginia Bartleson, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2004
  • Jonathan Sherman, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2004
  • Melissa Ny, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, St. Olaf College, 2004
  • Daniel Spoon, medical student, 2004
  • Rainer Poley, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2004
  • Sara Van Driest, M.D., Ph.D. candidate, Ph.D. thesis, 2000-2004
  • Esther Rodriguez, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2003
  • Laura Kopplin, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2003
  • Meghan Perkins, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2003
  • Michael Earing, pediatric cardiology fellow, 2003
  • Daniel Hammill, science mentorship, Century High School senior, 2002-2003
  • Michelle Jaeger, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Luther College, 2002
  • Jason Szostek, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2002
  • Kelly Kirby, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2002
  • Sonja Eichmuller, visiting scientist, University of Innsbruck, 2002
  • Ritu Chatrath, pediatric cardiology fellow, 2001-2003
  • Anant Khositseth, pediatric cardiology fellow, 2001-2003
  • James Fischer, six-month research experience, Mayo High School senior, 2001-2002
  • Eric Ellsworth, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2001
  • Matthew Martinez, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 2000
  • Misha Miller, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine research trimester, 1999