OUR TEAM

Scientists at the Momen-Heravi lab combine molecular biology methods, bioinformatic approaches, and translational research in their effort to understand underlying signaling events in cellular cross-talks, head and neck cancer, and inflammatory cascades in periodontitis. 

The lab consists of postdocs, graduate students and residents.

Fatemeh Momen-Heravi, DDS, PhD, MPH, MS
Principle Investigator

Kranthi Tanagala, PhD 
Postdoctoral Fellow

Sunil Dubey, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Xun Wu, MD, MS
Visiting Scholar

Mariam Zade 
Student Researcher

Nadia Mezghani
Student Researcher

Carleigh Canterbury, DDS
Pathology Resident 

Austin Shackelford, DDS
Pathology Resident 

Penny Agrafioti, DDS
Periodontics Resident
Graduate Student
(Co-mentor: Dr. Evanthia Lalla)

Caroline Aronin
Dental Student 

Yi-Chu Wu, DDS
Periodontics Resident

Lab Alumni

Pooja Patel

Abdulrahman Almubarak, DDS