Yehya Barakat

Yehya is a graduate student at the Kumar lab in the Tufts-JAX neuroscience Ph.D. program. Their background is in pharmacology and behavior and has an interest in uncovering novel drug targets for neuropsychiatric disorders. In their time at the Kumar lab, they hope to...
Leinani Hession

Leinani Hession

Leinani is a research intern who graduated from New College of Florida in 2019. The focus of her undergraduate studies was Biology and Computer Science, and she wrote a senior thesis on the intersection of AI and creativity from an embodied, dynamical systems...
Gautam Sabnis, PhD

Gautam Sabnis, PhD

Gautam joined the lab in 2019 as a Biostatistician. He is interested in using advanced tools and techniques from Statistics for studying mice behaviors. Previously, his research focused on high-dimensional covariance matrix estimation and variable selection in a...
Tom Sproule

Tom Sproule

At The Jackson Laboratory since 1995, I got my feet wet in Animal Care before spending 22 years in the laboratory of Dr. Derry Roopenian. My role there emphasized complex mouse breeding; a variety of observational assays; PCR and other genetic assays; and project...