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Lab Members

Faculty

Paul Cinciripini, Ph.D.
Professor
Behavioral Science

 

 

 

 

 

Maher A. Karam-Hage, M.D.
Associate Medical Director and Co-Investigator
Behavioral Science

 

 

 

 

 

Jennifer Minnix, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Behavioral Science

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Robinson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Behavioral Science

 

 

 

 

 

Francesco Versace, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Behavioral Science

 

 

 

 

 

Susan Schembre, Ph.D., R.D. 
Assistant Professor
Behavioral Science

 

 

 

 

 

Jeffrey Engelmann, Ph.D.
Instructor
Behavioral Science

 

 


 

Medical Staff

  • David Hunt, PA-C, Physician Assistant
  • Rosario Wippold, RN, MPH, Research Nurse
  • Sheila Kitaka, Physician Assistant

Post Doctoral Fellows

  • Yong Cui, Ph.D.
  • Robert Oum, Ph.D.

Research Manager

  • Jennifer Ferguson, MSW

Counseling Supervisor

  • Janeene Frerking, MA

Sr. Research Coordinator

  • Christine Jeria
  • Kimberly Claiborne
  • O’Neak Henigan, MA
  • Kristin Cortese
  • Kamau Richards, MA

Research Coordinator

  • Sarah Juarez, MA
  • Tamera Davis, MA
  • Martha Reyes
  • Troy Gilchrist
  • Aurelija Slapin, Ph.D.
  • Charisse Ferrer, MA
  • Paul Barclay, MA

Sr. Laboratory Technicians

  • Danika Dirba
  • Jennifer Ng

Lab Technicians

  • Evelyn Arreola
  • Stepahine Selleh
  • Ameera Ali

Research Assistants

  • Earlene Brooks
  • Tarica Pickett
  • Niloufar Baktashi
  • Alex Demo-Dananberg
  • Melissa Koziol
  • Brittany Tolbert
  • Oji Okoro-Oji
  • Sparkle Foster
  • Litty Koshy
  • Dong Zheng
  • Anh Azahm

Contact Information

For questions about our lab, please contact:

  • Regina Richards
    Senior Administrative Assistant
    713-794-4420
    rarichar@mdanderson.org
  • Altoya Bazile-Robertson
    Administrative Assistant
    713-792-4154
    AIBazile@mdanderson.org

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