Lab Members

Principal investigator

Daniel E. Goldberg, M.D., Ph.D.
David M. and Paula L. Kipnis Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Co-Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases


Current lab members

Eva Istvan, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Ph.D., U.T. Southwestern


Anna Oksman, M.S.
Staff Scientist


Barbara Vaupel, M.S.
Staff Scientist


Mary Pichler
Administrative Assistant


Joshua Beck, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Ph.D., U.C. Los Angeles


Sebastian Nasamu, M.S.
M.D./Ph.D. Student


Alex Polino
Ph.D. Student


Julia Xie
Undergraduate Student


Varun Dalmia
Undergraduate Student


Former lab members

Natalie Spillman
Post-Doctoral Fellow (2012-2016)
Biomedical Fellow, University of Melbourne

Paul Sigala
Post-Doctoral Fellow (2012-2016)
Assistant Professor, University of Utah

Jeremy Mallari
Post-Doctoral Fellow (2009-2015)
Assistant Professor, California State University, San Bernadino

Priya Pal
Graduate Student (MD/PhD) (2012-2016)
Medical Student – Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

Audrey McCandless
Research Technician (2015-2016)
Medical Student – Temple University