Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Charles K. Abrams Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Martin W. AdlerPharmacology, substance abuse Murray Jarvik (grad student)
Hitoshi Aikawa Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Myles H. AkabasNEUROTRANSMITTER-GATED ION CHANNELS, MALARIA PARASITE PHYSIOLOGY AND MECHANISMS OF CHLOROQUINE RESISTANCE Alan Finkelstein (grad student), Arthur Karlin (grad student)
Karina AlvinaSynaptic physiology, stress, hippocampus Neuroscience20122016 Kamran Khodakhah (grad student), Pablo Castillo (post-doc)
Vahe E. Amassian
Gizely N. AndradeSchizophrenia, Neurophysiology, Endophenotypes, Genetics John J. Foxe (grad student)
Elisa Aquilanti
Anita E. Autryparenting, depression, galanin, stress
Scott Everet Bairdgenetics Molecular Biology19881990 Scott Emmons (post-doc)
Moez BaliGABAA receptor Myles H. Akabas (post-doc)
Thaddeus A. Bargiello
David Bartolomé-MartínSynaptic Vesicle Cycle20092011 Donald Faber (post-doc)
Daniel BasilioBiophysics of Membrane Transport20042005 Michael V. Bennett (research assistant)
Zahra BassedaVision, Neuropsychopharmacology2012 Kamran Khodakhah (post-doc)
Gary J. BassellmRNA transport, local protein synthesis Robert H. Singer (grad student)
Daniel Belyusar
Michael V. Bennettneuroscience20072014 Nicolas Palacios-Prado (collaborator)
Amal Kanti Beraion channel, gap junction, GABAA receptor, stroke20042005 Myles H. Akabas (post-doc), Vytas K. Verselis (post-doc)
James Berkman
Robert O. Blaustein Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Clemence Blouetenergy balance, hypothalamus, brainstem, leucine Medicine20072014 Gary J. Schwartz (post-doc)
Adam Randall Bogartneuroimaging, (MRI)
Lauren Boudewyn
Mathieu BourdenxNeuroscience, Neurodegeneration, Protein aggregation, Proteostasis, Aging, Lysosomes, Prion2017 Ana M. Cuervo (post-doc)
Celia Brosnanneuro-immunology
Lucy L. BrownMovement Disorders, Functional Neuroanatomy
Joel E. Brown
Feliksas F. BukauskasGap Junctions, Hemichannels, Connexin, voltage gating Robert Weingart (post-doc)
Adina R. BuxbaumRNA, local translation2007 Robert H. Singer (grad student)
Roger CachopeHuntington's Disease, Dopamine, Endocannabinoids, Synaptic plasticity, Schizophrenia Alberto Pereda (post-doc)
Diany Paola Calderoncerebellum
Erika Calvo-OchoaHippocampus, neurodegeneration, metabolism, neurogenesis Pathology20102010 Bryen A. Jordan (research assistant), Roger Gutierrez-Juarez (grad student)
Barbara Cannella
Yumei Caosynaptic transmission Donald Faber (post-doc)
Kevin L. CarefReward seeking behavior2011 Saleem M. Nicola (grad student)
Reed C. CarrollSynaptic plasticty, glutamate receptors
Albert H. CassMembraneTransport phenomena Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Pablo Castillo
Fanny CazettesSystems neuroscience Jose Luis Pena (grad student)
Marcelo Chacon Neurosciences20112016 Donald Faber (post-doc)
Andres E. ChavezSynaptic transmission2007 Pablo Castillo (post-doc)
Christopher H. Chen
Chi-Wing Chowtranscription factors and signaling pathway
Ruben Coen-Cagliprimary visual cortex, bayesian models, image statistics, image synthesis20082012 Odelia Schwartz (post-doc)
Fredric S. CohenMembrane fusion from a biophysical and cell biological perspective Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Marco ColombiniMembrane Transport Phenomena Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Steven J. CookNeuroscience Neuroscience20122017 Scott Emmons (grad student)
Anne Haney Crossmultiple sclerosis, neuroimmunology, diffusion tensor imaging, experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis19871991 Cedric Stuart Raine (post-doc), Labe C. Scheinberg (post-doc), Celia Brosnan (post-doc)
Jihong Cuimammary stem cell and breast cancer stem cell
Sebastian CurtiElectrical synapses Alberto Pereda (grad student)
Thaddeus Bradley CzubaVision Science20122016 Adam Kohn (post-doc)
Peter Davies Alzheimer's, Apoptosis, Amyloid, Phosphorylation
Cecil de Baecque Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Shlomo S. Dellalion channels, synaptic transmission20122015 Donald Faber (post-doc)
Ronald A. DePinhomolecular and biological processes governing the development of cancer, the basis for aging and degenerative diseases, and the maintenance of normal and cancer stem cells.19841985 Matthew D. Scharff (post-doc)
Martin Deschenes Michael V. Bennett (post-doc)
Dennis W. DicksonNeuropathology of aging, dementia and parkinsonism19841997 Robert D. Terry (research scientist), Asao Hirano (collaborator)
Maria Johanna Dizoncerebellum
Johann du Hoffmann Saleem M. Nicola (grad student)
Scott EmmonsC. elegans
Anne M. Etgen
Donald Faberfish; mauthner cell; behavior; locomotion
Amanda Kathleen Fakiramorphine, hippocampus, calcium20032005 David C. Spray (research assistant)
Casara Jean Ferrettiautism, psychology, pharmacology
Alan FinkelsteinIon-Conducting Channels Incorporated into Planar Lipid Bilayer Membranes
Carmen E. FloresNeuroscience
John J. FoxeSchizophrenia, Attention, Multisensory Integration, Object Recognition, Executive Function, Autism Spectrum Disorders19991999 Greg V. Simpson (grad student), Walter Ritter (collaborator), Herbert G. Vaughan, Jnr. (grad student)
Anna FrancesconimGluR trafficking
Darlene Gabeau-Lacet
Allison T. Gage19921996 Patric K. Stanton (grad student)
Peter J. GaskillNeuroscience Biology, Cell Biology, Immunology Pathology20062015 Joan W. Berman (post-doc)
Simon GelmanSynaptic physiology2007 Donald Faber (post-doc)
Gourisankar Ghoshtranscription, signaling, pre-mRNA splicing, mRNA transport, protein-protein, protein-DNA and protein-RNA interactions1991 LaDonne Heaton Schulman (grad student)
James E. GoldmanGlial differentiation in mammalian CNS development; progenitors in the adult CNS; cytoskeletal abnormalities and stress proteins in neurological disorders. Pathology Robert D. Terry (post-doc)
Hilary GomesMismatch Negativity, Speech-Language Impairment, Development, Event-Related Potentials Walter Ritter (grad student)
Amos G. GonaDevelopmental Neurobiology William Etkin (grad student)
Nicholas K. GonatasNeuropathology, Neurodegenerative diseases19621963 Saul R. Korey (post-doc)
Marta Gronskadevelopmental neuroscience Neuroscience2013 Jean Hébert (grad student)
Robert E. GrossEpilepsy, Movement Disorders, Deep brain stimulation, gene therapy, axon guidance Charles S. Rubin (grad student)
Charlotte L. GroveSynaptic Transmission Donald Faber (grad student)
Ross C. GruberNeuroinflammation and Multiple Sclerosis Pathology20112015 Bridget Shafit-Zagardo (post-doc)
Wenjun Guo
Kurt HaasDendrite Growth Patric K. Stanton (grad student)
Andrew L. Harrisconnexin channels19791982 Michael V. Bennett (grad student), Michael V. Bennett (post-doc)
Hayden A. M. Hatch Genetics and Neuroscience Julie Secombe (grad student)
Jean Hébert
Christopher HenryVisual system2013 Adam Kohn (post-doc)
Eric J. Heyer Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Asao HiranoNeuropathology
Caroline J. Hoangcerebellum20032008 Kamran Khodakhah (post-doc)
David Hoch Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Gregory HogeElectrical synapses Alberto Pereda (grad student)
Eric Hollander
Ronald W. Holz Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Tim Hunt1966 Irving London (research assistant)
Paul Hyunh Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Khalid Iqbalhttp://www.biomedexperts.com/Profile.bme/1727176/Khalid_Iqbal19691971 Michael L. Shelanski (post-doc)
William R. Jacobs, Jr.
Karen S. JakesMolecular biology of Colicin channels Alan Finkelstein (research scientist)
Tyron D. Jensen
Xiaoxuan JiaVisual system, object recognition
YoungHwan Joenergy metabolism, signaling in hypothalamus
Anne B. JohnsonNeuropathology
Jake JordanMemory, Hippocampus, Hemispheric Lateralization Neuroscience J. Tiago Goncalves (post-doc)
Sofia Jürgensen2012 Pablo Castillo (post-doc)
Ramakrishnan K Bcerebellum
Bashkim KadriuNeuroscience20112013 Carlos Rozas (collaborator)
Bruce L. Kagan Channel forming toxins/ Amyloid/Planar lipid bilayers Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Magdalena Kalinowska Neuroscience Anna Francesconi (grad student)
Zaven Kaprielian Paul H. Patterson (post-doc)
Corey J. KellerNeuroscience Ashesh D. Mehta (grad student), Fred Lado (grad student)
Simin Khavandgarcerebellum20022004 Kamran Khodakhah (post-doc)
Kamran KhodakhahIP3 receptors, cell signalling, biophysics
Paul K. Kienker Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Matthew E. KleinNeuroscience, RNA metabolism Bryen A. Jordan (grad student), Roberto Malinow (research scientist), Richard H. Goodman (research scientist), Pablo Castillo (grad student)
Shigeichi Kobayashi Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Adam Kohnvision Alex C. Huk (collaborator)
Saul R. Korey Robert D. Terry (collaborator)
Atsuo Koto Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
C. Geoffrey G. LauSynaptic plasticity, inhibitory/GABAergic transmission, olfaction20012007 Michael V. Bennett (grad student)
Sunhee C. LeeAIDS, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Chemokines, Cytokines, Receptors
Juan Lerma Michael V. Bennett (post-doc)
Uno Lindberg James E. Darnell (post-doc)
Jeannette R. MahoneyMultisensory Integration; Spatial Attention
Alain MartyCerebellum, Synaptic transmission Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Vincent B. McGintyCortical, limbic and striatal circuits; reward and addiction; electrophysiology20082010 Saleem M. Nicola (post-doc)
Ashesh D. MehtaNeuroscience Charles E. Schroeder (grad student)
Joseph A. MindellPhysical principles governing membrane-protein function Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Stanley Misler Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Hannah R. Monday Neuroscience Pablo Castillo (grad student)
Sara E. Morrisonaffective neuroscience, electrophysiology Psychiatry20102015 Saleem M. Nicola (post-doc)
Howard S. Moskowitz
Robert U. Muller Samuel M. Feldman (grad student), Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Hitoshi Nagara Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Scott Nawyretina, glutamate signal transduction
Saleem M. Nicola
Walter D. Niles Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Eli Orbach Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Nicolas Palacios-PradoGap Junctions, electrical synapses20092014 Feliksas F. Bukauskas (grad student)
Sung-Min Parkcerebellum
Carlyn Patterson
Jose Luis Pena
L-X Peng Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Alberto PeredaElectrical synapses, Synaptic plasticity.
Diana L. Pettit
Jeff W. Pollardtumor progression and metastasis
Manuela PolydoroAlzheimer's disease Pablo Castillo (grad student)
Doug PortmanC. elegans, behavior, development, genetics, sex differences19962002 Scott Emmons (post-doc)
James M. PowersPeroxisomal Disorders Pathology Robert D. Terry (grad student)
Thomas Preuss
Cedric Stuart Raineneuroimmunology of multiple sclerosis 19691971 Michael L. Shelanski (collaborator)
Lynn Raymond Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Davide ReatoNeural circuits, Electrical stimulation
David C. Reevesion channel Myles H. Akabas (post-doc)
Cindy M. ReyesNeuroscience2012 Saleem M. Nicola (grad student)
Magali Reyes19921996 Patric K. Stanton (grad student)
Johanna M. Rimmelecognitive neuroscience, auditory cognition, cognitive aging, plasticity, temporal processing, oscillations Elyse Sussman (grad student)
Walter RitterMismatch Negativity, Auditory Processing, Event-Related Potentials Herbert G. Vaughan, Jnr. (post-doc)
Alma Rodenas-RuanoDevelopmental Neuroscience20082012 R. Suzanne Zukin (post-doc), Pablo Castillo (post-doc)
Myriam Romero Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Pearl S. Rosenbaumophthalmic pathology
Paul A. Rosenbergglutamate transporters Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Rachel A. Ross Molecular Pharmacology Luciano Rossetti (grad student)
Jesse RothSignal transduction, endocrinology
Carlos RozasNeuroscience20122014 Donald Faber (post-doc)
Charles S. Rubin Ora M. Rosen (post-doc)
Juan Carlos Saezconnexin, pannexin Michael V. Bennett (grad student)
Jeffrey L. SalisburyCentrosome biology, Cancer biology Peter Satir (post-doc)
Clifford Saron Herbert G. Vaughan, Jnr. (grad student)
Peter Satirmicrotubule function, cytoskeletal integration
Herbert H. Schaumbergperipheral nerve pathology
Labe C. Scheinbergmultiple sclerosis
Odelia SchwartzComputation & Theory, visual system
Susan Schwartz-GiblinGABA1965 Vahe E. Amassian (grad student)
Julie Secombe
Lisa Senzel Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Michael L. ShelanskiNeural development, cytoskeleton19671971 Robert D. Terry (post-doc)
Yin Shenvisual system20062010 Scott Nawy (post-doc)
Robert H. SingerCell Biology
Stephen L. Slatin Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Michoel SnowVisual System, Computational Models Odelia Schwartz (grad student)
Peter Jeffrey SnyderNeuropsychology, Neuropharmacology, Alzheimer's Disease, History of Neuroscience, Bioethics, Neurophysiology19921994 Robert M. Bilder (post-doc)
Adam C. SnyderAttention, Multisensory Integration, Complex Dynamics20112012 Sophie Molholm (post-doc)
Ruy Soeiro James E. Darnell (post-doc)
Alfred J. Spiromuscle pathology
David C. SprayGap junctions
Larry R. SquireMemory Murray Jarvik (post-doc)
Dan J Steinanxiety disorders Psychiatry Eric Hollander (post-doc)
Louisa J. SteinbergAuditory system Fernando Nottebohm (research assistant)
Elyse Sussmanauditory system
Abraham J. Sussweininvertebrate neurobiology19771979 Michael V. Bennett (post-doc)
Leah C SuttonPsychology
Theresa M. SzaboNeuroscience20022007 Donald Faber (post-doc)
Hitoshi Takahashi Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Kanji Takahashi
Seiji TanabeVisual system2010 Adam Kohn (post-doc)
Yizhe Tang Molecular Pharmacology Molecular Pharmacology2012 Dongsheng Cai (post-doc), Sudarshana Purkayastha (collaborator)
Esra F. Taracerebellum
Leon J. Thalhttp://www.researchprofiles.collexis.com/jad/expert.asp?u_id=27 Robert Katzman (post-doc)
Jaafar O. TindiAIDA Bryen A. Jordan (grad student)
E. Brady TrexlerVisual System, Retina, Electrical synapses19932000 Vytas K. Verselis (grad student)
Evelina Tutucciyeast genetics, biophysics, Gene expression Anatomy and structural biology2014 Robert H. Singer (post-doc)
Eshwar B. Udho
Ellen Unterwaldneuropharmacology19851988 R. Suzanne Zukin (post-doc)
Wamberto A. Varanda Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Herbert G. Vaughan, Jnr.Event-Related Potentials Saul R. Korey (grad student)
Vytas K. Verselisgap junction Michael V. Bennett (post-doc)
Steven U. WalkleyLysosomal Disorders
Joy T. Walter20072008 Kamran Khodakhah (grad student), Kamran Khodakhah (post-doc)
Yunyan Wang20072007 Jose Luis Pena (grad student), Donald B. Katz (research assistant)
Jonathan Warner
Qiaozhi Wei Brian Condie (grad student)
Gary L. Wenkneuroinflammation19811982 Peter Davies (post-doc), Robert D. Terry (post-doc), Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Eric Wexlerneural stem cells, psychopharmacology19941997 Scott Nawy (grad student), Patric K. Stanton (grad student)
Henryk M. Wisniewskihttp://www.researchprofiles.collexis.com/jad/expert.asp?u_id=6919671971 Robert D. Terry (research scientist), Michael L. Shelanski (collaborator)
Stephanie Wissig
Mary Womackcerebellum20022004 Kamran Khodakhah (post-doc)
Zhengyan Wu Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
Kunio Yajima Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Tsunekatzu Yamano Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Ellen J. YangHippocampus, kainate, interneurons Diana L. Pettit (post-doc)
Donald J. ZackVisual system, rhodopsin, gene expression Cell Biology19771984 Matthew D. Scharff (grad student)
Joy C. Zagoren Kinuko Suzuki (post-doc)
Amin ZandvakiliVisual system, Neural coding20072014 Adam Kohn (grad student)
Martin Zatz1969 Samuel H. Barondes (grad student)
Joshua ZimmerbergThe fundamental membrane mechanisms of enveloped viral infection, parasitic diseases, neurotransmitter release, apoptosis, and cell-cell fusion. Tissue mechanisms of pathogenesis and regeneration by stem cell fusion. Alan Finkelstein (grad student)
Betty ZimmerbergDevelopmental psychopharmacology1971 Murray Jarvik (post-doc)
Janet C. Zimmerman
David Zopf Alan Finkelstein (post-doc)
R. Suzanne ZukinIschemia, NMDA receptors, AMPA receptors, preconditioning, neurodegenerative diseases