Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Research Fellows

Meet the individuals currently in the Pulmonary and Critical Care Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program.

Current Pulmonary and Critical Care Research Fellows

Luciano Amarelle, MD

Luciano Amarelle, MD

MD: Universidad de la República, School of Medicine. Montevideo, Uruguay
Laura Brion, PhD

Laura Brion, PhD

PhD: University of Buenos Aires

Ermelinda Ceco, PhD

Ermelinda Ceco, PhD

PhD: University of Chicago
Chronic hypercapnia exposure impairs muscle repair leading to loss of muscle mass and function.
Cong Chen, PhD

Cong Chen, PhD

PhD: Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
The regulation of Miz1, a transcription factor, at post-translation level, and the relationship of Miz1 translocation with the expression of cytokines involved in inflammation.
Francisco Gonzalez, MD

Francisco Gonzalez, MD

MD: Universidad Central de Venezuela Luis Razetti School of Medicine

Dana Kimelman, MD

Dana Kimelman, MD

MD: Universidad de la República, School of Medicine. Montevideo, Uruguay
Natalia Magnani, PhD

Natalia Magnani, PhD

PhD: University of Buenos Aires
Role of Linear Ubiquitination Assembly Complex (LUBAC) in PKCζ and Na,K-ATPase regulation in alveolar epithelial cells during prolonged hypoxia.
Alexandra Mc Quattie, MD

Alexandra Mc Quattie, MD

MD: Universidad Central de Venezuela Luis Razetti School of Medicine
Macrophage heterogeneity in the aging human lung, and their contribution in the development of pulmonary fibrosis.
Inmaculada Martínez Reyes, PhD

Inmaculada Martínez Reyes, PhD

PhD: Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Fellowship: Centro de Biolgía Molecular Severo Ochoa - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Colleen Reczek, PhD

Colleen Reczek, PhD

PhD: Columbia University Institute for Cancer Genetics
Fellowship: Columbia University Institute for Cancer Genetics

Avani Shah, MD

Avani Shah, MD

MD: Drexel University College of Medicine
The expression of the transcription factor, ZFHX3 in different stages of neonatal lung development in mice.
Masahiko Shigemura, PhD

Masahiko Shigemura, PhD

PhD: Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine
The effect of hypercapnia on muscle contraction and reproduction.