Principal Investigator

"Michael Savona"

Michael R. Savona, MD
Chair, MDS/MPN International Working Group
Head, Hematology, Cellular Therapy and Stem Cell Transplantation
Beverly and George Rawlings Directorship in Hematology Research
Professor of Medicine and Cancer Biology






Lab Manager

"Agnes Gorska"

Agnes Gorska, MSc
Lab Manager
Senior Laboratory Scientist





Research Faculty

"Melissa Fletcher"


Melissa A. Fischer, PhD
Research Assistant Professor





Haley Ramsey, PhD
Research Assistant Professor





Research Fellows

"Andrew Monteith"

Andrew Monteith, PhD
Vanderbilt-Incyte Research Alliance Fellow





Brianna N. Smith, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Cancer Biology






Travis P. Spaulding, MD
Clinical Fellow, Department of Medicine






Kelly Pugh, MD
Resident, Department of Medicine




"Tamara Moyo, MD, PhD"


Christina Snider, MD





Matthew T. Villaume, MD, PhD

Internal Medicine Resident, Harrison Society Fellow, Department of Medicine




Medical Students

"Sarah Cook"
Sarah Cook
VU Med Student





"Alex Silver, BA"


Alex Silver, BA

MSTP Student





Donavan Brown, BS
Lovell Family Post-Baccalaureate Fellow





"Sarah Olmstead"


Sarah Olmstead

Summer MSTP Student




"Jack Watke"


Jack Watke

Research Intern






Pia Arrate, BS

Senior Laboratory Scientist



"Londa Tanner"


Londa Tanner, LVMT

Research Assistant and Veterinary Technician





Former Lab Members

"Tamara Moyo, MD, PhD"


Manasa Bhatta, BS

Medicine Resident, Mt. Sinai Hospital



"Maria Childress, PHD"


Merrida Childress, PhD

Clinical Genomics Scientist at Foundation Medicine Inc



"Tamara Moyo, MD, PhD"


Tamara Moyo, MD, PhD

Faculty, Levine Medical Center



Andrew Sochacki, MD"


Andrew Sochacki, MD

Leader of Hematology Phase I at Cancer & Hematology Center of W. Michigan






Shannon S. Stockton, MD

Hematology Oncology Fellow Harrison Society, VUMC