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Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research
35 Medical Center Way
Box # 0525
Phone: 415-476-4518 Fax: 415-514-2346
San Francisco, CA 94143


Tippi C. MacKenzie, MD

Professor of Surgery
Benioff UCSF Professor in Children's Health
Director, The Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research
Director of Research, Fetal Treatment Center
Co-Director, Center for Maternal-Fetal Precision Medicine
John G. Bowes Distinguished Professor in Stem Cell and Tissue Biology

Mike Panion

Senior Advisor and Associate Chair of Finance and Administration for the Department of Surgery

Akos Herzeg, MD, MBA
Chief Strategy Officer

Cassandra Belair, PhD
Director of Research Operations

Courtney Strasenburgh
Communications Director

Steering Committee

Robert Blelloch, MD, PhD

Susan Fisher, PhD
Faculty Development

Daniel Lim, MD, PhD
Clinical Translation

Diana Laird, PhD

Todd Nystul, PhD
Diversity Equity and Inclusion

Daniel Wagner, PhD

Administrative Staff

Pre-Award Management

Tyler Fogal
Pre-Award Manager, Research Management Services Team D | [email protected]

Paul Guimbatan
Pre-Award Manager, Research Services Assistant Manager | [email protected]

Human Resources
Sharice Young
HR Liason | [email protected]

IT Services

Khang Nguyen
Systems Administration Supervisor | [email protected]


Lael DasGupta
Analyst to Dr. MacKenzie | [email protected]