Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Abhishek Prasad, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
University of Miami

a.prasad@miami.edu

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PhD Students

Raja Mylavarapu, Phd Candidate, BME
r.mylavarapu@umiami.edu

Cassie Bennett, Phd Candidate, BME
cxb808@miami.edu

Melissa Franklin, BME
mxf1074@miami.edu

Kevin Davis, MD/Phd Program
Kevin.davis@med.miami.edu

MS Students

Maelle Arboite, BME (JANUS STEAM Scholar)
mxa1371@miami.edu

Anabel Alvarez-Ciara, BME
axa2161@miami.edu

Undergraduate Students

Jennifer Verdelus, BME (JANUS STEAM Scholar)
jxv549@miami.edu

Natalie Corrales, BME
ngc33@miami.edu

Lab Alumni and First Position

Noeline Prins, Phd – Assistant Professor, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

Alden Shoup, MS

Jasim Ahmad, MS

Sebastian Gallo, BS

Nelson Hidalgo – NIH Bridge Program Summer Scholar

Helene Mbonda – Visiting Summer Scholar from Virginia Tech

Shovan Bhatia – Visiting Summer Scholar from Georgia Tech

Michelle Nguyen, Phd

Farrah Mohammed, BS – Fulbright Scholar, Phd at Yale BME

Dongyang Zhu, BS – starting MS in Electrical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon

Shubham Debnath, PhD – Postdoctoral Research Associate at Feinstein Institute,NY

Ziqian Xie, PhD – Postdoctoral Research Associate at Baylor University, TX

Santiago Guerra, MS – Accenture

Brandon Parks, BS – Phd student at University of Florida BME

Lauren Zimmerman, BS – Phd student at University of Michigan BME

Bharti Sharma, PhD – Lecturer at Florida Atlantic University

Katie Gant, PhD – Director of Education at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis

Anette Pico, MS

Noeline Prins, Phd – Postdoctoral Research Scientist, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Giovanni Calixte, BS – Phd student at Georgia Tech BME

Kathryn Aubrey, BS