University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL

Researchers at University of Illinois at Chicago


Barbara Barbaro, Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Leader of USDA certified Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)

Kirstie K. Danielson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Division of Transplant Surgery
Departmental Affiliate, Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

David Eddington, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Bioengineering

Leelamma George, RN, MSN

Clinical Trial Coordinator

Kevin Hendricks

Medical Laboratory Assistant

Giovanna La Monica, Ph.D.

Research Specialist, Human Islet Isolation and Transplantation

Enza Marchese, B.S.

Senior Research Specialist

Benjamin McCracken

Research Specialist, Islet Transplant Program

James McGarrigle, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Joshua E. Mendoza-Elias

Graduate Research Assistant

Rebecca Monson, M.D., M.P.H.

Visiting Research Assistant Professor

José Oberholzer, M.D.

Chief, Division of Transplantation
Director, Islet and Pancreas Transplant Program

Andrea Molino

Clinical Research Coordinator
Study Coordinator, Islet Transplant Program

Tolou Shokuhfar, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Bioengineering
Director, In-situ Nanomedicine Laboratory

Mario Spaggiari, M.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Ling-Jia Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor, Islet Transplant Program
Director, Cell Isolation Laboratory

Yong Wang, M.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Lead scientist of Microfluidic Research

Yuan Xing

Graduate Research Assistant

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