PEOPLE

BS: University of Puget Sound
PhD: Oregon Health and Science University 
Post-Doctoral Fellowship: National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)

MANSA GURJAR

Post-Doctoral Fellow

mansa.gurjar@georgetown.edu

BSc & MSc: University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India 

PhD: Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and

Education in Cancer; Tata Memorial Centre

Navi Mumbai, India

SATISH GHIMIRE

Post-Doctoral Fellow

satish.ghimire@georgetown.edu

BSc: Tri-Chandra College, Kathmandu, Nepal

MSc: B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal 

PhD: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Post-Doctoral Fellow

satish.ghimire@georgetown.edu

BSc: Tri-Chandra College, Kathmandu, Nepal

MSc: B.P. Koirala Institue of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal

PhD: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 

THOMAS COATE

Associate Professor

thomas.coate@georgetown.edu

SATISH GHIMIRE

ZHIRONG WANG

Biology Graduate Student

zw100@georgetown.edu

HBA
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

HOMERO CANTU

IPN Graduate Student

hlc15@georgetown.edu

BS & MS
University of Texas-Pan American 
Edinburg, Texas

PAIGE BROOKS

Biology Graduate Student

pmb85@georgetown.edu

BA
Colgate University
Hamilton, NY

DEBORAH WEINSTEIN

Biology Graduate Student

djw103@georgetown.edu

BS Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

MS American University

Washington, DC

TALYA INBAR

Undergraduate Student

Biology Major
Class of 2021

ANNA GORSKY

Undergraduate Student

Neurobiology Major
Class of 2021

KATHERINE RANGOUSSIS

Undergraduate Student

Neurobiology Major 

Class of 2021

RACHEL CHERESTEIN

Undergraduate Student

Neurobiology and Spanish Major
Class of 2022

SHANKAR THIRU

Undergraduate Student

Neurobiology Major
Class of 2022

JULIET MEJIA

Research Assistant

jm2822@georgetown.edu

Lab Alumni and Current Whereabouts


Nathalie Spita/Johns Hopkins University
SeHoon Park/University of Nevada Reno
Randall Harley/NIDCD
Christian Faaborg-Andersen/Emory School of Medicine
​Joseph Murdy/Georgetown University
​Vinodh Balendran/University of Michigan
Kaidi Zhang/Primeon

Michael Papazian/NYU School of Medicine

Johnny Jung/University of Maryland School of Medicine

Ellie Staab/University of Nebraska Medical Center

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