Principal Investigator

 

 

Kartik Balachandran

Associate Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Program Faculty, Cell and Molecular Biology Program, University of Arkansas
Adjunct Faculty, Division of Cardiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Office:
122 John A. White, Jr. Engineering Hall
(479) 575-3376

Laboratory:
2918 Engineering Research Center (ENRC)
(479) 575-3376

Postdoctoral Fellows and Graduate Students

Asya Ozkizilcik

Postdoctoral Fellow
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
aozkizil@uark.edu

 

Prashanth Balaji Devisetty Ravishankar

Ph.D. Candidate
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
Doctoral Academy Fellow (DAF) (2015-2019)
pbdevise@uark.edu

 

Ishita Tandon

Ph.D. Candidate
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellow (2018-2020)
Doctoral Academy Fellow (DAF) (2015-2019)
itandon@uark.edu

 

Celeste Dunn

Ph.D. Candidate
Cell and Molecular Biology  Program, University of Arkansas
csdunn@uark.edu

 

Laís Andrade Ferreira

Ph.D. Student (Starting Fall 2020)
Fulbright CAPES Scholar
Cell and Molecular Biology Program, University of Arkansas
laferrei@email.uark.edu

 

 

Amanda Coleman

Ph.D. Student (Starting Fall 2020)
Distinguished Doctoral Fellow (DDF) (2020-2024)
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
ac141@email.uark.edu

Undergraduate Students

 

Saurabh Wagle

Senior
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
sswagle@uark.edu

Anushae Husain

Senior
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
akhusain@email.uark.edu

C Houston Lamb

Junior
Biology, University of Arkansas
chlamb@email.uark.edu

Sara Venier

Junior
Biology, University of Arkansas
smvenier@email.uark.edu

Priscila Chavez

Junior
Psychology, University of Arkansas
pjchavez@email.uark.edu

Smit Patel

Junior
Biomedical Engineering, University of Arkansas
svpatel@email.uark.edu

Alumni

 

Graduate Students

Ngoc Thien Lam [2013 – 2018] (currently Research Scientist at the Medical College of Wisconsin)

Nasya Sturdivant [2013 – 2018] (currently Educational Wet Laboratory Supervisor at UNC/NC State)

Atefeh Razavi [2013 – 2015] (currently Ph.D. student at Marquette University)

Taylor Prince [2016 – 2017] (currently Manufacturing Technician, Now Diagnostics)

Jessica Pérez [2017 – 2019] (currently Ph.D. student at Dublin Institute of Technology – Brougham Lab)

Undergraduate Students

Sara Venier [2017 – 2019] (currently M.D. student at Mizzou)

Saurabh Wagle [2017 – 2019] (currently Merchandising Operations Analyst at Walmart)

Shelby Johns [2017 – 2019] (currently Clinical Engineer at ISS Solutions)

Delaney Cross [2017 – 2019] (currently Associate Consultant at Cerner Corp.)

Anushae Husain [2017 – 2019] (currently M.S. student at UARK INEG)

M Alejandra Zeballos [2016 – 2018] (currently Ph.D. student at UIUC – Gaj Lab)

Alex Khang [2014 – 2016] (currently Ph.D. student at UT-Austin – Sacks Lab)

Jonathan Stone [2014 – 2016] (currently M.D. student at UAMS)

Mary Beth Rhomberg [2014 – 2016] (currently M.D. student at UAMS)

John Carradini [2012 – 2015] (currently M.S. student at Hudson College of Public Health)

Rachel Reynolds [2013 – 2015] (currently M.D. student at Mizzou)

Stephanie Cone [2012 – 2014] (currently Ph.D. student at North Carolina State – Fisher Lab)

Christopher Martindale [2012 – 2014] (currently medical resident at U. Cincinnati)

Patrick Anderson [2012 – 2014] (currently Clinical Account Specialist, Biosense Webster)

Corey Hounschell [2012] (currently M.D. at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences)