Hsiao-Tuan Chao Lab

Hsiao-Tuan Chao Lab Members

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Primary Investigator

People
First Name
Hsiao-Tuan
Last Name
Chao
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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Current Members

People
First Name
Jacquelyn
Last Name
Bridgeman
Coord, Sr. Admin
First Name
Lihua
Last Name
Huang
Research Assistant II
First Name
Hallie
Middle Name
Marie
Last Name
Lazaro
Research Technician II
First Name
Christina
Last Name
Magyar
Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)
First Name
Maimuna
Last Name
Paul
Postdoctoral Associate
First Name
Sydney
Middle Name
L
Last Name
Michener
Research Coordinator I
First Name
Jessica
Middle Name
Mae
Last Name
Pfliger
First Name
Dalia
Middle Name
M
Last Name
Gomez
Research Technician II
First Name
Jordan
Middle Name
Victoria
Last Name
Wu
Guest Access
First Name
Megan
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Longley
Research Coordinator I
First Name
Kailin
Last Name
Mao
Postdoctoral Associate
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CTR-CAQ (Ph.D.) and NICER (M.D.) Mentees

People
First Name
John
Middle Name
Thomas
Last Name
Gebert
Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)
First Name
Cole
Last Name
Deisseroth
Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)
First Name
Ronald
Middle Name
Lee
Last Name
Franzen
First Name
Melina
Middle Name
Leigh
Last Name
Corriveau
First Name
Sabrina
Middle Name
Isabel
Last Name
Amaya
First Name
Brooke
Last Name
Horist
Graduate Student
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Trainee Fellowships and Awards

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  • Dr. Maimuna Sali Paul (2019 - present) - 2022 National Ataxia Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, Mentor: Dr. Chao
  • Christina Magyar (2021 - present) - 2021 Trentin Scholar Award, BCM Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  • Cole Deisseroth (2019 - present) - 2021 Child Neurology Foundation Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Fellowship, Mentor: Dr. Chao
  • John Thomas Gebert (2020 - present) - 2021 HCS Cornerstone Grant, Mentor: Dr. Chao
  • Dr. Sahana Sreekanta Murthy (2018-2021) - 2018 NARSAD Young Investigator Award, Mentor (2018-2020) Dr. Gould (Princeton), Mentor (2020-2021): Dr. Chao (BCM)
  • Nathan Bliss (2017 - 2020) -  2019 Autism Science Foundation Undergraduate Research Fellowship, Mentor: Dr. Chao
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Lab Rotation Students

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  • Jessica Pfliger (2021-2022 Rotation Student, DDMT) - Thesis Advisor: Dr. Hsiao-Tuan Chao
  • Elise Denghausen (2021-2022 Rotation Student, Neuroscience)
  • Kevin Jiang (2021-2022 Rotation Student, Neuroscience)
  • Christina Magyar (2020-2021 Rotation Student, Genetics and Genomics) - Thesis Advisor: Dr. Hsiao-Tuan Chao
  • Yan Li (2020-2021 Rotation Student, Genetics and Genomics) - Thesis Advisory Committee
  • Soomin Cho (2020-2021 Rotation Student, DDMT)
  • Kuo Xiao (2019-2020 Rotation Student, Neuroscience)
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PREP Scholars, SMART Scholars, Project Interns, Other Mentees

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  • Vanesa Lerma (2022, University of Houston, Clinical Neuropsychology PhD student)
  • Mary Clare Koebel (2022 BCM SMART program)
  • Jordan Wu (2022 Rice University Master's program)
  • John Hayes (2021, Texas A&M University, Industrial Engineering PhD student)
  • Harim Delgado-Seo (2020-2021 BCM PREP scholar)
  • Vanessa Iroegbulem (2020 BCM SMART program)
  • Aarushi Nayak (2019-2020 Project Intern)
  • Nathan Bliss (2017-2020 Project Intern)