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Lab Team

Principal Investigator

Bill Yates, Ph.D.

Co-Principal Investigator

Andrew McCall, M.D.


Carey Balaban, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Susan Barman, Ph.D., Michigan State University
Neeraj Gandhi, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Charles Horn, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Research Technicians

John Bielanin
Nerone Douglas
Jonathan Shulgach

Journal of Neurophysiology Coordinator

Samuel Wittman

Medical Students

Randall Harley

Graduate Students

Pooja Amin

Undergraduate Students

Rutha Chivate
Kaleigh Doherty
Robert Khorami
John Lausch
Charles Murphey
Sophie Tayade

Lab Graduates

Bernard Steinbacher M.S. 1995 - 1996
Ilan Kerman Ph.D. 1996 - 1999
Michael Holmes M.S. 1998 - 2001
Ryan Mori M.S. 2001 - 2003
Brian Jian Ph.D. 2000 - 2004
Joel Brown Ph.D. 2001 - 2004
Adam Anker M.S. 2004 - 2005
James Lois M.S. 2007 - 2008


View Lab Members presenting data at meetings.

"Science is simply common sense at its best that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic."

Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-95) English biologist.