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Faculty & Staff

Primary Faculty

     
       
Brown    Gayzik   Hall  

Philip Brown, PhD 
Assistant Professor  
MS Biomedical Engineering
PhD Biomedical Engineering

  

Scott Gayzik, PhD
Associate Professor
MS Biomedical Engineering
PhD Biomedical Engineering

 

Adam Hall, PhD
Assistant Professor
MS Physics
PhD Applied and Materials Sciences

          
Hamilton    Opara Rahbar

Craig A. Hamilton, PhD
Associate Professor  
MS Electrical Engineering
PhD Electrical Engineering

  

Manny Opara
Professor
MS Clinical Biochemistry
PhD Medicinal Biochemistry

 

Elaheh Rahbar, PhD 
Assistant Professor  
BS Materials Science and Engineering
PhD Biomedical Engineering

          
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Joel D. Stitzel, PhD
Professor
MS Biomedical Engineering
PhD Mechanical Engineering

  

Jill Urban-Hobson, PhD 
Assistant Professor  
MS Biomedical Engineering
PhD Biomedical Engineering

 

Ashley Weaver, PhD
Assistant Professor
MS Biomedical Engineering 
PhD Biomedical Engineering

      
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Jared Weis, PhD
Assistant Professor
MS Biomedical Engineering
PhD Biomedical Engineering

  

Dawen Zhao, MD, PhD
Associate Professor 
MD Clinical Medicine
PhD Brain Tumor Biology and Imaging

  

 

 

Core Faculty  

 

 

        

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Graca Almeida-Porada, MD, PhD
Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

Anthony Atala, MD
Professor and Director
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

Kristen Beavers, PhD
Heath and Exercise Science
Wake Forest University

         

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Khalil Bitar, PhD
Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

J. Daniel Bourland, PhD  
Co-Director, Human & Animal Imaging Core (Bioanatomic Imaging)
Comprehensive Cancer Center of Wake Forest University

 

Kerry Danelson, PhD
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedics

         

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Wu Feng, PhD
Professor
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

 

Dwayne Godwin, PhD
Dean
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

 

Youngkyoo Jung, PhD
Assistant Professor
Radiologic Sciences     

         

Kerr Bethany

 

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Bethany Kerr, PhD
Assistant Professor
Cancer Biology

 

Kenneth Kishida, PhD
Assistant Professor
Neurosurgery

 

Paul Laurienti, PhD 
Professor and Director of Laboratory for Complex Brain Networks
Radiologic Sciences

         

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Sang Jin Lee, PhD
Assistant Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

Nicole Levi-Polyachenko, PhD
Assistant Professor
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

 

Lacey McNally, PhD
Associate Professor
Cancer Biology

         

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Michael Moykwas, PhD
Director
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

 

Michael Munley, PhD
Section Head, Research Physics
Radiation Oncology

 

Sean Murphy, PhD 
Assistant Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

         

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Emmanuel Opara, PhD
Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

Boris Pasche, PhD
Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor and Chair, Cancer Biology

 

Christopher Porada, PhD
Associate Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 
         

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Alexander Powers, MD
Assistant Professor
Neurosurgery

 

Sean Simpson, PhD 
Associate Professor
Biostatistical Sciences (Public Health Sciences)

 

Thomas Smith, PhD
Professor
Orthopaedics

         

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Shay Soker, PhD 
Professor
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine 

 

Thad Wadas, PhD
Assistant Professor
Cancer Biology

 

William Wagner, PhD
Professor
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

         

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Christopher T. Whitlow, MD, PhD, MHA
Associate Professor
Radiology

 

James Yoo, MD, PhD
Professor and Associate Director
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

Wei Zhang, PhD
Professor
Cancer Biology 

     

 

 

Administrative Staff  

 

       

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Cathy James

 

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Catherine "Kitty" Everidge
Administrative Secretary

 

Cathy James
Sr. Administrative Assistant

 

Lisa Maez
Clinical Studies Coordinator  

         

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Courtney McIntosh
Finance Coordinator

 

 

Cindy Salley 
Business Administator

 

 

Binda Tatro 
Administrative Secretary

     

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Marcie Woolard
Research Administrative Coordinator 

 

  

 

 

Technical Staff   

 

        

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Alex Baker
Research Engineer

 

Lynn Callahan
CIREN Data Entry Operator II

 

Summer Harris
CIREN Research Specialist III

         

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Bharath Koya
Research Engineer

 

Constance Linville
Research Assistant  

 

Ricardo Peral
Analyst Programmer III

         

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Jeremy Schap
Research Engineer

 

Cheryl Ann Sexton, PhD
CIREN Project Manager

 

Joel Sink
CIREN Crash Investigator

         

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Tina Strates
Associate Project Manager

 

LuLu Wang
Research Associate 

 

Kamah Woelfel
Research Study Coordinator   

         

 

 

 

Quick Reference

Administration
Chair of BME / VT WFU SBES Associate Head
Joel Stitzel, PhD

jstitzel@wakehealth.edu

SBES Graduate Program Director on WF Campus
Emmanuel C. Opara, PhD

eopara@wakehealth.edu

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