Kerr, Bethany 1215B_printBethany A. Kerr, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator

Dr. Kerr’s Current CV

B.E. from Vanderbilt University in Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering, double major
Ph.D. from Thomas Jefferson University in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Postdoctoral Work at Cleveland Clinic

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Lihong Shi, M.D.
Lab Manager

M.D. from Beijing Medical University




Brittni Foster


Brittni Foster
MMTS Graduate Student

M.S. from Western Carolina University in Chemistry
B.S. from Western Carolina Unversity in Chemistry


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Koran Harris
MCB Graduate Student

B.S. from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Biology
Undergraduate Research Student, MARC U-STAR Scholar
NC Summer Undergraduate Prostate Cancer Research Student


Ammar Mansour


Ammar Mansour, M.D.
Visiting Clinician

B.Sc. from Jordan University of Science and Technology in Medicine and Surgery



Chirayu Patel


Chirayu Patel
MCB Masters Student

B.S. from Appalachian State University in Cell/Molecular Biology



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Maria Xie
BMCS Masters Student

B.S from University of North Carolina, Greensboro in Biology



Jessica Dean


Jessica Dean
NIH/NCI R25 Summer Undergraduate Training Student

Undergraduate at University of North Carolina, Pembroke


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Alex Jinnah, M.D.
Resident/Fellow Ph.D. Program, Orthopaedic Research Department, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Conner Song
Undergraduate Student, Wake Forest University


Phyllis Elliot

Phyllis Elliott
Summer Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in Biology
Gates Foundation Millennium Scholar


Ziaqueria Short

Ziaqueria Short
NC Summer Undergraduate Prostate Cancer Research Student
Undergraduate at Winston-Salem State University in Biology


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Virtual Research Assistant
Stand Up to Cancer’s and PBS’s Emperor Science Awardee
McDowell High School Student


Danish Zaidi

Danish Zaidi
Medical Student, Wake Forest School of Medicine

M.B.E. from Harvard Medical School in Clinical Ethics and Policy
M.T.S. from Harvard Divinity School in Religion and Social Sciences
B.A. from Georgetown University in Theology & Jewish Civilization


Mary Mobley

Mary Mobley
Lab Technician

Studied at Adelphi University and Ashworth College


Ben Zacks
Medical Student, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Sheldon Smith
Summer Undergraduate Student, Winston-Salem State University