MS Alumni

Name / Degree / Year

First / Previous Position(s)

Current Position

Petcharindr Yamarat/MS/81 LecturerDept. of Tropical RadioisotopesFaculty of Tropical MedicineMahidol University  
Douglas Pratt/MS/82 Medical StudentJohn A. Burns School of MedicineUniversity of Hawaii Chief,Vaccines Clinical Review Branch 1Federal Drug AdministrationSilver Spring, MD
Kannan Eluthesen/MS/82  DirectorKaiser Permanente Information TechnologySan Francisco, CA ConsultantKaiser Permanente Information TechnologySan Francisco, CA
Sandra Bonilla/MS/80  MicrobiologistPuerto Rico  
Richard Wing/MS/85  Medical Student, University of Minnesota School of Medicine  
Sharon Dratt/MS/87 Researcher, Sloan Kettering Institute, New York  
Qun Bi/MS/88 Laboratory technician, State Health Department, Honolulu  
Peter Reese/MS/88 PhD in Business Sales RepresentativeApplied Biosystems Inc.Foster City, CA
Christiane Biggs/MS/89 Clinical Lab Manager, Virology/ImmunologyOregon Laboratory Response NetworkState of OregonHillsboro, OR
Eleanor Low/MS/91  PhD Program, University of HawaiiResearch Associate, John A. Burns School of Medicine Compliance Officer, Chancellor’s Office, University of Hawaii
Etienne Tokonzaba/MS/92


PhD, Pharmacology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, COPost-doctoral ResearcherDept. of Molecular & Computational BiologyUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA Post-doctoral FellowCharles C. Gates Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell Biology ProgramDept. of DermatologyUniversity of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO
Xiaoxian Cao/MS/94  PhD graduate student Dept. of MicrobiologyUniversity of Hawaii  
Brian Tanabe/MS/94  Medical studentJohn A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii PediatricianStraub Clinic and HospitalHonolulu, HI
Kyle Liao/MS/95 Pharm.D StudentUniversity of PacificStockton, CA PharmacistTripler Army Medical CenterHonolulu, HI
Chris Lum/MS/95  Medical studentJohn A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii PathologistQueen’s Medical Center, Honolulu, HIClinical Assistant ProfessorDept. of PathologyJohn A Burns School of Medicine
Rachel Omo (Choudhury)/MS/97  BSN and MS in Nursing (Service Administration/Management), Mt. Carmel College of Nursing Clinical Instructor/Assistant Professor, Mt. Carmel College of Nursing, Colombus, OH
Dena Ono/MS/97  Professional Diploma ProgramCollege of EducationUniversity of Hawaii Science FacultyIolani High SchoolHonolulu, HI
Susan Langan / MS / 99 Statistical ProgrammerDept. of Molecular Microbiology & ImmunologySchool of Public HealthJohns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Research Data AnalystJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public HealthBaltimore, MD
Rajesh Shrestha /MS / 00  Laboratory technician, Greenwood Molecular Biology Facility, University of HawaiiLaboratory Supervisor/Manager, EPSCoR Genetics Core Facility, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI PharmD studentCollege of PharmacyUniversity of Hawaii at HiloHilo, HI
Fumiyuki Isami/MS/03 PhD graduate student & cooperating researcher, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Toyama, JapanResearcher, Tahitian Noni Inc Japan, Tokyo, Japan Manager of Product Development, Tahitian Noni International, Tokyo, Japan
Amy Keech/MS/03 PhD graduate student, Washington State University, Pullman, WA  
Juliene Co/MS/06 PhD graduate student, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Senior LecturerInstitute of Biology, College of ScienceUniversity of the Philippines DilimanQuezon City, Philippines
Brandi Mueller / MS / 08 PhD graduate studentJohn A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii  
Mukesh Kumar / MS / 09 PhD graduate studentJohn A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii InstructorJohn A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii
Jarred Yasuhara-Bell/MS/10 PhD graduate studentMolecular Biosciences & BioengineeringCollege of Tropical Agriculture and Human ResourcesUniversity of Hawaii Continuing in same position
Iris Chen/MS/10 Pharmacy Technician traineeKaiser Permanente Disease InvestigatorDisease Outbreak Control Division, Department of Health State of Hawaii
Kelsey Roe/MS/11 PhD graduate student, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii Continuing in same position
Panpim Thongsripong/MS/12 ResearcherDept. of MicrobiologyCalifornia Academy of SciencesSan Francisco, CA Continuing in same position
Amanda Pires/MS/12 Research AssociateCreighton UniversityOmaha, Nebraska Continuing in same position
Madhuri Namekar/MS/13  
Jayme Newell/MS/13