People

Faculty/Staff

Vincent M. Wang, PhD
Laboratory director
(540) 231-1771
Email: vmwang@vt.edu

Graduate Students

Sabah Rezvani
Doctoral Student, BEAM and IGEP RM program

Chitra Meduri
Doctoral Student, BEAM and IGEP RM program

Sindy Hou
Masters Student, EM program

Maxine Kastriner
Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech

Carrie Cheung
Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Undergraduate Students

Morgan Herrera
Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Zach Kozar
Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech

Lindsey Richardson
Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Colleen Valentine
Clinical Neuroscience and Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech

High School Teachers

Mark England
Biology teacher at Hurley High School

Shaunna Young
Earth science teacher at William Fleming High School

Faculty Collaborators

Gunnar Brolinson, D.O.
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine

Linda Dahlgren, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

Raffaella De Vita, Ph.D.
Virginia Tech
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics

Rob Grange, Ph.D. 
Virginia Tech
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise

Bert Huang, Ph.D.
Virginia Tech
Computer Science

Al Kozar, D.O.
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine

Anna Plaas, Ph.D.
Rush University Medical Center
Departments of Rheumatology and Biochemistry

John Sandy, Ph.D.
Rush University Medical Center
Department of Biochemistry

Eli Vlaisavljevich, Ph.D.
Virginia Tech
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics

Wu Feng
Virginia Tech
Department of Computer Science 

Alumni 

Anne Bartels, M.D.
Current position: Pediatric resident, Naval Medical Center (San Diego, CA)

Rebecca Bell, Ph.D.
Current position:  research associate, Cornell University

Robert Benzl, M.S., M.D.
Current position:  resident, Rush

Sanjeev Bhatia, M.D.
Current position:  Attending physician, Cincinnati Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center

Hana Chan
Current position:  PhD student, BEAM, Virginia Tech

Jay Christensen, M.D.
Current position:  Orthopedic Surgery resident, Univ of Wisconsin

Justin Dishkin-Paset, M.S.
Current position:  Managing Engineer, Medline Industries

Mark Farag, M.D.
Current position:  Resident at The University of Illinois Chicago Medical School

Andrew Federer, M.D.
Current position: Orthopedic resident, Duke Univ.

Michelle Fisher, M.D.
Current position: Otolaryngology resident, Georgia Health Sciences University

Harold Fogel, B.A.
Current position:  Orthopedic resident, Loyola U.

Rachel Frank, M.D.
Current position:  Sports medicine fellow, Rush

Ryan Freedman, M.D., M.S.
Current Position: Emergency Medicine resident, Alleghany General Hospital

Nicole Friel, M.S., M.D.
Current position:  Sports medicine fellow, Rush

Eric Fuller, M.D.
Current position:  Orthopedic resident at Northwestern School of Medicine

Alexandra Groen, B.S.

Aman Gupta, Ph.D.
Current position:  Forensic biomechanical engineer, Origin Engineering

Deepti Gupta, M.D.
Current position:  Resident, Northwestern School of Medicine

Connor Herron
Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech

Kristen Hulbert, B.S.
Current position:  Doctoral Student, Virginia Tech

Edward Jacobs
Current position: undergraduate student, Virginia Tech

Kierstin Jenne
Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Richard Kang, M.S., M.D.
Current position:  attending physician, U. Chicago

Vasili Karas, M.S., M.D.
Current position:  Orthopedic Surgery resident, Duke University

Ellen Kroin, M.A.
Current position: Orthopedic resident, Loyola University School of Medicine

Andrew Lee, M.D., M.S.
Current Position: Orthopedic resident, North Shore-LIJ Health System

Katherina Lee, M.D.
Current position:  Resident at The University of Illinois Chicago Medical School

Emery Lin, M.D.
Current position:  Internal Medicine resident, U. Wisconsin

Veronica Martin, B.S.

Kevin McGill, M.D.
Current position:  Radiology resident

Allison McNickle, M.S., M.D.
Current position:  Surgical resident

Alex Milowsky
Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech

Mauli Modi, M.S.
Current position:  Research assistant, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Joel Neifert
Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Gabriella Ode, M.D.
Current position:  Orthopedic Surgery resident, Carolinas Medical Center

Andy Riff, M.D.
Current position:  Sports medicine fellow, Rush

Bob Sershon, M.D.
Current position: Orthopedic resident, Rush

Emma Stowe
Currently:  Biomedical Engineering undergrad, Cornell Univ.

Brooke Suesser
Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech

Daniel Surinach
Currently:  M.S. student, University of Minnesota

Ruchir Thakore, B.A.
Current position:  Student at The Chicago Medical School (Rosalind Franklin Univ)

Katie Trella, Ph.D.
Current position:  post-doctoral fellow, Colorado State University

Fan Chia Wang, M.S.
Current position:  Medical device sales, Taiwan

Adam Yanke, M.D.
Current position:  Orthopedic Attending Physician, Sports Medicine, Midwest Orthopedics at Rush

Stephanie Zare, M.D.
Current position:  Resident at U. Michigan School of Medicine