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Principal Investigators

Amar Nijagal, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, San Francisco

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Anas Alkhani, M.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Associates

Claire Levy, Ph.D.

Staff Research Associate II

Clinical Fellows

Sarah Mohamedaly, M.D.

Resident (PGY-4)
General Surgery

Daniel B. Hoffman, M.D.

Resident Research Fellow
General Surgery

Cathrine Korsholm B.A.

DARE Clinical Research Fellow


Bruce Wang, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Division of Gastroenterology
Department of Medicine


Grace Guo

Volunteer, Summer 2021

Abdelkader Awad, B.S.

Staff Research Associate

Arianna Barajas

PUMAS Intern, Summer 2021

Katherine Rosenberg, B.A.

Staff Research Associate
Left for Keck School of Medicine of USC, Class of 2025

Ashwin Khandare, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow
Left for industry

Ryan Steinbach

Volunteer, Summer 2019

Katya Polovina, B.S.

Research Associate II
Left for industry

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