Lab Members

Principal Investigator - Dinesh Pal, Ph.D. (dineshp@med.umich.edu)

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology

Neuroscience Graduate Program

Michigan Neuroscience Institute

Center for Consciousness Science

Center for Sleep Science

Brian Silverstein, Ph.D. (briansi@med.umich.edu)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Department of Anesthesiology

Center for Consciousness Science

Emma Huels, B.S. (etrammel@med.umich.edu )

Graduate Student - Neuroscience Graduate Program

Department of Anesthesiology

Center for Consciousness Science

Nick Glynos, B.S. (nglynos@umich.edu)

Graduate Student - Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology

Department of Anesthesiology

Center for Consciousness Science

Nick Kolbman, B.S. (nkolbman@med.umich.edu)

Graduate Student - Department of Pharmacology

Department of Anesthesiology

Center for Consciousness Science

Tiecheng Liu, M.D.

Research Associate Senior

Department of Anesthesiology

tiecliu@med.umich.edu

Trent Groenhout, B.A.

Research Associate I

Department of Anesthesiology

trgroenh@med.umich.edu

Chris Fields, B.S.

Research Associate I

Department of Anesthesiology

fieldsch@umich.edu

Zuzanna Fracz

Undergraduate Research Assistant

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts - Neuroscience

zfracz@umich.edu

Haoxuan Lucy Wang

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Neuroscience

lucywang@umich.edu

Sumegha Ponnaluri

Undergraduate Research Assistant

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts - Neuroscience

sumeghap@umich.edu

Harini Byraju

Undergraduate Research Assistant

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts - Neuroscience

kbyraju@umich.edu

ALUMNI

Farah Alam, B.S. (2013-2016)

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience

Donald Fedrigon, B.S. (2013-2015)

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Neuroscience

Lana Sharba, B.S. (2015-2018)

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Neuroscience (Honors)

Ahad Bootwala, B.S. (2016-2018)

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Movement Science

Haya Beydoun (2019-2020)

Undergraudate Research Assistant

LSA student in Biology, Health, and Society, and French

Jiayu Liu (2019-2020)

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Program in Biology/Undergraduate Program in Neuroscience (Biochemistry Major)

Peter Walczyk (2020)

BME 590 student

Biomedical Engineering

Daiyao Yi (2019)

Volunteer Master's Student

Biomedical Engineering

Chloe Rybicki-Kler, B.S. (2019-2020)

Research Assistant

Biochemistry & English Literature and Language

Anna Fryzel, M.S. (2017-2020)

Research Associate Intermediate

Department of Anesthesiology

Jon Dean, M.S., Ph.D. (2016-2020)

Graduate Student

Molecular and Integrative Physiology

Anjum Parkar, Ph.D. (2019-2021)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Department of Anesthesiology

Michael Brito, Ph.D. (2017-2021)

Graduate Student - Neuroscience Graduate Program

Department of Anesthesiology

Center for Consciousness Science

Russell Nichols, D.V.M. (mrnichol@med.umich.edu)

Research Fellow

Department of Anesthesiology

Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine