The 2016 Class of MGH Research Scholars includes specialists in infectious disease, cardiology, imaging, systems biology, CRISPR technology and immunity.

Caroline Burns, PhD

Caroline Burns, PhD

d'Arbeloff MGH Research Scholar 2016-2021
*MGH Research Scholar Alumni*


Jacob Hooker, PhD

Jacob Hooker, PhD

Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport MGH Research Scholar 2016-2021
Director of Radiochemistry, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
"The Chemistry and Connections Inside the Human Brain"


J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD

J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD

Desmond and Ann Heathwood MGH Research Scholar 2016-2021
Jim and Ann Orr MGH Research Scholar 2011-2016
Associate Chief of Pathology for Research
Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
"Advancing CRISPR-based Genome and Epigenome Editing Technologies"


Cammie Lesser, MD, PhD

Cammie Lesser, MD, PhD

d'Arbeloff MGH Research Scholar 2016-2021
Associate Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
"Designer Probiotics for the Treatment of Infection, Inflammation and Cancer"


Filip K. Swirski, PhD

Filip K. Swirski, PhD

Patricia and Scott Eston MGH Research Scholar 2016-2021
Primary Investigator, Center for Systems Biology
Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
"Macrophages in Physiology, Inflammation and Metabolism"


Seok-Hyun (Andy) Yun, PhD

Seok-Hyun (Andy) Yun, PhD

Patricia and Scott Eston MGH Research Scholar 2016-2021
Principal Investigator, Wellman Center for Photomedicine
Professor of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School
"Barcoding Cells with Laser Mitochondria"