The Hughes Lab is a group of diabetes researchers who study primary cilia in the pancreatic islets. We welcome students and trainees to join us from all research backgrounds.

Lab Members

Jing W. Hughes, MD PhD

Principal Investigator

  • B.S., M.S. – Stanford University
  • M.D., Ph.D. – University of Pennsylvania
  • Residency, Fellowship – Yale University
  • Fellowship – Washington University

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Jeong Hun Jo, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Samantha Adamson, MD PhD

Clinical Fellow

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Bella Melena

Medical Student

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Henry Roseman

Undergraduate Student Twitter: @HenryRoseman

Alex Li

Undergraduate Student

Past members

Hannah Conway, Research Assistant (2019-2020)

Harshita Jain, NIDDK Summer Student (2019)

Taylor Gemperline, NIDDK Summer Student (2018)