Group members

 Group photos below

Current Group Members


Tenure in Group


Andrew Krasley

2011-date, graduate student


Jenny Wai

2014-date, research associate


Shorouk Badir

2014-date, undergraduate student


Shreekari Tadepalli

2015-date, undergraduate student


Hamna Shahnawaz

2015-date, undergraduate student


Former Group Members

May 2015 group photo croppedSenior Farewell Lunch

L to R: Andee Friant, Shorouk Badir, Dr. Mal, Shreekari Tadepalli, Andy Krasley, Eunyoung Park, Jenny Wai

Name  Tenure in Group, Degree Received Current Location  Project

Graduate and Post-doctoral Co-workers at Bryn Mawr College

Sarah Burke 2009-2014, Ph.D. 2014 Post-doctoral fellow with Prof. John Tomsho at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Birch-Cope
Maria Winters 2009-2014, Ph.D. 2014 York College/Delaware Valley College IDO inhibitors
Tina Morgan Ross 2000-2012, Ph. D. 2012 Ursinus CollegeWest Chester Univ. Birch-Cope
Sanjeev Kumar 2005-2008, post-doctoral associate New Links GeneticsAmes, IA IDO inhibitors
Tapas Paul 2005-2006, post-doctoral associate Reseach Investigator
Syngene International Ltd.Bangalore, India(deceased 9/28/2012)
Robert Broadrup 2001-05, Ph. D. 2005 The School at Church Farm, Secondary School Science Teacher Aminophosphonic Acid, Peptidolactam
Paul Gaspari 2004-05, M. A. 2005(Ph.D. 2011, Temple Univ.) Director of Business Development at ChayseChem, Inc. IDO inhibitors
Chenyang Tie 2001-03, M. A. 2003(Ph. D. 2010, Ohio State Univ.) Ohio State University Chemistry Dept. Peptidolactam
Bei Wang 2000-02, M. A. 2002 Bristol-Myers SquibbPrinceton, NJ Peptidolactam

Undergraduate Co-workers at Bryn Mawr College

Alexandra Friant 2013-2015, B. A. 2015 DuPont Chemical Co., Wilmington, DE Birch/Rauhut-Currier
Eun-Young Park 2013-2015, B. A. 2015 University of Hawaii Medical School Research IDO
Britt Benner Summer 2014 Bryn Mawr College Chemistry Graduate Program IDO
Linh Tran Summer 2014 Bryn Mawr College Birch/Rauhut-Currier
Eri Arai Summer 2014 Bryn Mawr College IDO
Terry Huh  (ACS Div. Org. Chem. 2013 Summer UG Fellow) 2012-2014, B.A. 2014 Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University Birch-cycloisomerization
Maisha Rahman 2010-2013, B. A. 2013(M.S. 2015, SUNY Stony Brook) SUNY Stony Brook Chemistry Dept., M.S. 2015/University Laboratory Instructor Birch-Cope, IDO
Eesha Sheikh 2011-2013, B. A. 2013, M.A. 2014 Pakistan Textile Dye Company IDO
Ariel Furman 2011-2013, B. A. 2013 Dupont Chambers Works lab technician Birch-Cope
Roselyn Appenteng 2012-2013, B. A. 2013 Duke University Medical School Birch-Cope
Sharan Mehta 2009-2012, B. A. 2012 Drexel University Research Associate Birch-Cope
Laura Alexander 2010-2011, B. A. 2011 Process Development Technician at Johnson Matthey Birch-Cope
Anna Giarratana 2009-2010, B. A. 2010 Biology Graduate School, Univ. of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey IDO
Yuan Qiao 2008-2010, B.A. 2010 Harvard University Chemical Biology Program Birch-Cope
Sarah Miller 2008-09, B.A. 2009 Temple Medical School Birch-Cope
Sarah Tabi  (ACS-PRF 2008 SUMR Fellow) 2008-09, B.A. 2009 SUNY Upstate Medical University Birch-Cope
Tu-Anh Vu 2008-09, B.A. 2009(D. M. D. 2013, Univ. of Penn.) University of Pennsylvania Dental School, D.M.D. 2013 IDO (collaboration with Dr. Judith LaLonde)
Jonathan Bennett Summer 2008, post-baccalaureate 2008(M. D. 2012, Thomas Jefferson Univ.) Thomas Jefferson University Medical School, M.D. 2012 Birch-Cope
Natalee Smith 2006-08, B. A. 2008(Ph.D. 2015, U. Delaware) University of Delaware Chemistry Dept./Bayer MaterialScience, Pittsburgh, PA BDAD enzyme inhibitor synthesis
Marisa Winkler  (Bristol-Myers Squibb 2007 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow) 2007-08, B. A. 2008 Case Western Reserve Univ., MD/PhD program IDO inhibitors
Iva Yonova  (Bristol-Myers Squibb 2006 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow) 2006-08, B. A. 2008(Ph. D. 2013, UC Irvine) Univ. of California-Irvine Chemistry Dept., Ph. D. 2013/Quintiles, Durham, NC Birch-Cope
Sophia Phounsavath 2006-07, B. A. 2007 Rice University Chemistry Dept. Birch-Cope
Allison Dudik 2006, B. A. 2007(BSN USC-Beaufort) BSN Univ. of South Carolina-Beaufort/Nurse at CHOP, Philadelphia, PA IDO inhibitors
Jisun Lee 2005-06, B. A. 2006(Ph.D. 2014, Univ. Penn) Univ. of Pennsylvania  Chemistry Department, Ph.D. 2014/Postdoctoral Fellow, UPenn Birch-Cope
Shauna Bennett 2005, B. A. 2007(Ph.D. 2013, Univ. of Michigan) National  Institutes of Health (NICHD)/The University of Michigan Program in Biomedical Sciences, Ph.D. 2013/Postdoctoral Research Assoc., Scripps Research Institute IDO inhibitors
Ronke Imbeah-Ampiah 2004-06, B. A. 2006(M.Phil., Cambridge Univ.) Amgen/Cambridge University, MPhil in Bioscience Enterprise/Senior Analyst (Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement) at PriceSpective IDO inhibitors
Marisha Banerji  (Bristol-Myers Squibb 2004 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow) 2003-04, B. A. 2006 Univ. of Connecticut Biochemistry Dept./company in India Birch-Cope, Hemiaminal
Kate Johnson 2003, B. A. 2005(M. P. H. Yale School of Public Health) Yale School of Public Health/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA IDO inhibitors
Wynne Kandur Summer 2003, B. A. 2006(Ph. D. 2013, UC Irvine) Merck & Co., Rahway, NJ/Univ. of California-Irvine Chemistry Dept., Ph. D. 2013 Birch-Cope
Sook Chan  (Bristol-Myers Squibb 2002 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow) 2002-04, B. A. 2004(M.D. 2011, Penn St. Medical School) Merck & Co., Rahway, NJ/Penn State Hershey Med. School/UMass Medical School (general surgery) IDO inhibitors
Sadie White
(Marshall Fellow 2002-2003)
2002-03, B. A. 2003(Ph.D. 2010, U Penn Engineering) Dupont Chemical Co., Wilmington, DE/UPenn Material Sciences/FBI, Quantico, VA Peptidolactam
Elisa Jimenez 2001-03, B. A. 2003 Chemistry Teacher, Mexico Peptidolactam
Rachel Kahn
(Bristol-Myers Squibb 2001 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, Pfizer 2002 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow)
2001-03, B. A. 2003 Dupont Chemical Co.,Wilmington, DE Peptidolactam
Katherine Wang 2001-02, B. A. 2003 Peace Corps. Peptidolactam
Grace M (Quaker) Huynh 2002, B. A. 2002 Merck & Co., Rahway, NJUCLA Chemistry Dept./Research Associate at Relypsa/Senior Research Associate I at Gilead Sciences Peptidolactam
Soo Youn Yi 2000-01, B. A. 2001(M. D. 2008, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School) Wyeth-Ayerst, Princeton, NJ/Robert Wood Johsnon Medical School, NJ (surgical resident)Columbia University, Dept. of Surgery Aminophosphonic Acid
    Camilla Sulak 2000-01, B. A. 2001 Elementary School Teacher, Washington, D. C./National Parks Ranger and Tour Guide Peptidolactam

Undergraduate Co-workers at the University of New England

 Melissa Foss  1999, UNE University of Central Florida   Aminophosphonic Acid
 Kris Paolino  1999-2000 , B. S. 2001, UNE(M.D. 2005, SUNY Buffalo) Internal medicine physician in Washington, D.C. area  Aminophosphonic Acid
 Lauren Abrardo  (CUR Undergraduate Summer Research Fellow, 2000)  1999-2000 , B. S. 2001,  UNE(Pharm. D., Temple Univ.)  Pharmacist in Philadelphia, PA area  Peptidolactam
Kevin Morneault 1998, B. S. 1998, UNE(D.O. 2003, UNE) Central Maine Medical Center (anesthesiologist) Peptidolactam
Ian Paquette 1998-2000, B.S. 2000, UNE(M.D. 2004, Dartmouth Medical School) Univ. of Cincinnati Medical School (surgery) Peptidolactam
Scott Cyr 1997-2000, B.S.1999(D.O. 2002, UNE) Central Maine Medical Center (internal medicince physician) Peptidolactam

Group photos

HC-BMC poster session, April 2015

April 2015 HC-BMC poster sessionL to R: Eunyoung Park, Andee Friant, Dr. Mal, Shreekari Tadepalli, and Jenny Wai

  Summer 2013 Group picture May 2013 Senior farewell lunch
July 2012 Canoe trip May 2012 Senior farewell lunch Summer 2011 Group picture
Summer 2010 Group picnic Secret Santa Lunch December 2009 May 2009 Senior farewell lunch
July 2008 Group Picnic Photos May 2008 Group Photo July 2007 Group Photos
July 2006 Group Picnic Photos May 2006 Senior Farewell Lunch Fall 2005 Undergraduate Research Poster Sessions
July 2005 Group Picnic Photos July 2004 Group Picnic Photos July 2003 Group Picnic Photos
July 2002 Group Photo Summer 2001 Group Picnic July 2001