Adytia Venkatesh, Ph.D.
Adi obtained his Ph.D. in 2016 from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He was the first Ph.D. student to graduate from the Punzo lab. His thesis work focused on uderstanding the role of mTORC1 during cone degeneration in Retinitis Pigmentosa.
Currently Aditya is working at Idera Pharmaceutical in Cambridge Massachusetts.
Fernanda Langelotto, Ph.D.
Fernanda obtained her Ph.D. degree from the University of Naples and did a Postdocotral Fellowship in the Punzo lab from 2010-2012.
Currently Fernanda is a Research Fellow at Childrens Hospital, Boston MA
Chantel LaFond was a Research Associate in the Punzo lab from 2010-2012. She has been instrumental in setting up the lab and getting the research up and running.
Elena Filippova, M.D.
Elena worked in the Punzo lab until 2012, where she was involed in studying aspects of Diabetic Retinopathy and Retinitis Pigmentosa.
Currently Elena is a Research Associate II at an other lab here in UMMS.
William Monis was a rotation student in the Punzo lab in 2011.
Currently William is a Ph.D. Student in Lab of Dr. Gregory Pazour, Ph.D. at UMMS.