Medically Associated Science and Technology Program Team

The Medically Associated Science and Technology (MAST) program team includes physician-scientists who focus on various aspects of the gut microbiome along with an expert staff of research scientists, clinicians and administrators. Together, the MAST team members bring life-changing technologies directly to patients.

Mark Pimentel, MD, FRCP(C)
Executive Director
James Laur, Esq.
Vice President for Legal and Technology Affairs
Nirdesh Gupta, PhD
Director of IP Portfolio Management and Licensing
Ruchi Mathur, MD, FRCP(C)
Director, Metabolism, Clinical Research and Administrative Operations
Ali Rezaie, MD, FRCP(C)
Director, Bioinformatics and GI Technologies
Gillian Barlow, PhD
Project Scientist
Shreya Celly
Research Associate I
Christine Chang, RN
Research Nurse
Chandrima Chatterjee, MPH
Research Administrative Coordinator I
Anasheh Enjily
Senior Administrative Assistant
Halley Fowler
Clinical Research Coordinator I
Ava Hosseini
Clinical Research Associate I
Gabriela Leite, PhD
Project Scientist
Maria Jesus Villanueva Millan, PhD
Postdoctoral Scientist
Walter Morales
Laboratory Supervisor
Gonzalo Parodi
Research Associate II
Nipaporn Pichetshote, MD
Clinician Scientist
Maritza Sanchez
Research Lab Assistant II
Rashin Sedighi, PhD, MS, RN
Clinical Research Coordinator II
Leopoldo Valiente
Research Bioinformatician
Stacy Weitsman, MS
Laboratory Director
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