Team

Staff

Bahiyyah 'Mia' Jefferson

Cell/Molecular Expert

Christopher 'Chris' Sullivan

Mouse Colony Manager

 

Clinical Research Team

Kristen Hall

Technician

Melanie 'Mel' Mays

Regulatory Specialist

Melanie Mays BS, CCRP is the Pancreas Research Team Clinical Research Manager. Melanie has over 20 years of experience in clinical and translational research. Her role is regulatory, drug safety reporting, SOPs, compliance, budgets, contracting and staffing for Pitt and multi-center clinical trials.Melanie Mays BS, CCRP is the Pancreas Research Team Clinical Research Manager. Melanie has over 20 years of experience in clinical and translational research. Her role is regulatory, drug safety reporting, SOPs, compliance, budgets, contracting and staffing for Pitt and multi-center clinical trials.

 In her free time, Mel enjoys making jewelry. 

 

Kimberly 'Kim' Stello

Clinical Lab Manager

Kim graduated from Community College with two Associates Degrees: Biology and Biotechnology, and has been working at the University of Pittsburgh for 15 years. Kim’s favorite band is Iron Maiden.

In her free time, Kim likes to go four-wheeling.

Trainees

Neeharika Nallapati

Undergraduate
Expected graduation 2024

In her free time, Neeharika enjoys exploring new places and trying new foods and activities. An interesting fact about me is that I ride horses on a local farm near my house.

Former Lab Members

Julien Maliha

Biomedical Master’s Class 2020

Former trainee in the Saloman Lab.

Julien is currently working as a medical scribe.