Research Team

Dr. Félix E. Rivera-Mariani

Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor and Academic Director in the College of Biomedical Sciences at Larkin University You can access Dr.Rivera-Mariani personal website here.


BS in BiologyPhD in Microbiology and Medical ZoologyPost-Doctoral fellowship in Environmental Health Sciences Specializations in Data Science, Systems Biology, Genomic Data Sciences, Bioinformatics, and Software Development in the R computer language

Current Research Team

Hayat Srour

Research Assistant(Lab Manager)
B.A. AnthropologyM.S. Biomedical Sciences

Summer Pellechio

Research Assistant
B.S. Biomedical Sciences

Ruslan Fomenko

Research Assistant
B.S. Molecular and Cellular BiologyM.S. Biomedical Sciences

Sukeina Nasser

Graduate Research Assistant
Pharm D. candidate

Adria Guajardo Allen

Graduate Research Assistant
Student in the M.S. in Biomedical Sciences

Donna Oh

Graduate Research Assistant
Student in the M.S. in Biomedical Sciences

Kylie Dagiuo

Graduate Research Assistant
Student in the M.S. of Biomedical Sciences

Nicole Benavides

Graduate Research Assistant
Student in the M.S. of Biomedical Sciences

Shana Zadron

Graduate Research Assistant
Student in the M.S. of Biomedical Sciences