Management Team

Laura Lessard – Chair
Director of Evaluation INBRE, Interim INBRE- PC
University of Delaware

Robert Akins
Director, Nemours Center for Pediatric Clinical Research & Development
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Hacene Boukari
Associate Professor, Department of Physics & Pre-Engineering
Delaware State University

Jeff Caplan
Director, Bioimaging Center
University of Delaware

Heather Hardy
Director, Histochemistry and Tissue Processing Core
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Claudine Jurkovitz
Director, Christiana Care Center for Outcomes Research
Christiana Care Health System

Melinda Duncan
Associate Vice President for Research, INBRE PI
Director, Education and Professional Development Core
University of Delaware

Barbara Gray
Administrative Manager
Nemours Biomedical Research

John Kaminski
Chair, Science Department
Delaware Technical Community College

Sonali Barwe
Director, Office of Educational Programs and Research
Nemours Biomedical Research

John McDowell
Department of Biology & Chemistry
Delaware Technical Community College

Dawn Everhart
INBRE Assistant Director
University of Delaware

Empty
Research Project Manager, Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
Christiana Care Health System

Linda Polasko
Project Coordinator, INBRE
University of Delaware

Shawn Polson
Director, Bioinformatics Core
University of Delaware

Thomas Shaffer
Associate Director, Biomedical Research
Nemours Biomedical Research

Scott Siegel
Director of Population Health/Office of Transformation
Christiana Care Health System

Katie Lakofsky
Director, Workforce Development & Community Education
Delaware Technical Community College

Stephanie Lee
Clinical Research Coordinator / Administrative Support INBRE
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Angie Cunningham
Administrative Assistant IV, INBRE /Assistant AVPR Office
University of Delaware