Personnel And Contacts

Principal Investigator

Jonathan Pevsner, Ph.D.
Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: (443)923-2686
Fax: (443)923-2695
We are located at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. I am a faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. I have a secondary appointment in the Department of Neuroscience and a joint appointment in the Division of Health Sciences Informatics (Johns Hopkins School of Medicine) and the Deptartment of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and am an affiliate of the McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine. I am a member of the graduate programs in Neuroscience, Human Genetics, Pathobiology, and Biochemistry Cellular and Molecular Biology.

Lab Address

Room 422
Department of Neurology
Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: (443)923-2682
Fax: (443)923-2695

Lab Personnel

  • Ike Adeshina, graduate student, Human Genetics program
  • Sean Soonweng Cho, postdoctoral fellow
  • Laurence Frelin, research technician
  • Alexis Norris, postdoctoral fellow
  • Morgan Marc, JHU undergraduate
  • Jeremy Thorpe, graduate student, BCMB program

Past lab members

  • Adriana Altuve, now at Procter and Gamble
  • Shruthi Bandyadka, graduate student (Biotechnology M.S. program, JHU), now at Partners Health Care
  • Joseph Baugher (graduate student, Biochemistry Cellular and Molecular Biology program), now at FDA
  • Christopher Bouton, (Neuroscience Graduate Program)
  • Jennie Choe, JHU undergraduate (Neuroscience)
  • Carlo Colantuoni, Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins University, Neuroscience Graduate Program), now at the University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Anne Comi, M.D., Johns Hopkins University, faculty, Department of Neurology
  • Lisa Emrick, M.D., now at Texas Children's Hospital
  • Don Freed, now at Sentieon
  • George Henry, now at University of California, Berkeley
  • Piper Hunt, Johns Hopkins University, Human Genetics Graduate Program, now at FDA
  • Ok-Hee Jeon, Ph.D., now an assistant professor at Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Sherwin Kwon
  • Jose Soria Lopez, M.D. (now a clinical neurology resident at UCSD)
  • Rong Mao, Johns Hopkins University, Biochemistry Cellular and Molecular Biology (BCMB) Program, now at Stanford
  • Nate Miller, Johns Hopkins University, Graduate student, Neuroscience program
  • Melonie Nance, M.D., now at VA Pittsburgh HealthCare System
  • Vinoy Prasad, now at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • Amy Purcell, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, Neuroscience Graduate Program, now at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, L.L.P.
  • Alicia Rizzo, JHU undergraduate (Neuroscience)
  • Eli Roberson, Johns Hopkins University, Human Genetics program, now at Division of Rheumatology, Washington University (St. Louis)
  • Matt Shirley (Biochemistry Cellular and Molecular Biology program), now at Novartis
  • Eric Stevens (Human Genetics, Johns Hopkins University), now at FDA
  • Sonya Tang, M.D.-Ph.D. student, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Jason Ting, Bioinformaticist, Computer Scientist, now at Eli Lilly
  • Kim Walter, Johns Hopkins University, Pathobiology Program
  • Hui Wang, M.D., Ph.D., now at Stanford

We've enjoyed rotating graduate students:

Lindsay Bremer (Human Genetics), Tullia Bruno, Madeline Cassani (BCMB), Mike Chang (Neuroscience), Helen Clark (BCMB, 2015), Duane Currier (BCMB), Kyra Feuer (Human Genetics), Patty Finkenstadt (Neuroscience), John Fissel (Pathobiology, 2015), McKinzie Garrison (BCMB), Eitan Halper-Stromberg (Human Genetics), Julie Jurgens (Human Genetics, 2012), Tim Kelly (BCMB), Jay Kim (Pathobiology), Jared Kohler (Human Genetics), Marianne Kulesa (Neuroscience), Joyce Lee (BCMB, 2015), Sarah McClymont (Human Genetics, 2013-2014), Adele Mitchell (Human Genetics), Janelle Montagne (Pathobiology) Jennifer Mulle (Human Genetics), Judy Nguyen (BCMB), KD Nguyen (Human Genetics), Elizabeth Partan (Human Genetics, 2014-2015), Amanda Price (Human Genetics, 2012), Brian Poll (BCMB, 2015), Lynn Poole (BCMB), Adam Resnick (Neuroscience), Sarah Richardson (Human Genetics), Johanna Robertson (Human Genetics, 2014-2015), Genevieve Stein-O'Brien (Human Genetics, 2012), Zachary Stine (BCMB), Kelsey Stuttgen (Human Genetics), Lauren Vo (BCMB), Jamie Wangen (BCMB, 2013), Ying Ye (Pathobiology)

Many undergraduate and high school students have rotated through the lab:

Erica Aronson, Vence Bonham III, Marion Comi-Morog (2016), Anthony Dambro, Sophia Domokos, Grant Fisher (2014, 2015), Ashley Fitzgerald, Mindy Gil, Lori Laddaran, Tony Lee, Laurence Muljo, Issy Newkirk (2015), Sarah Pai, Mary Rocco
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