Recent Students

Dr. Alex Louie

Dr. Christopher Alex Louie is originally from San Francisco, CA and graduated from Saint Mary’s College of California with a B.S. in Biology in 2012. He then completed his dental school training at Oregon Health and Sciences University in 2016. Following graduation, Dr. Louie worked in Los Angeles and Torrance, CA as a general dentist. Alex  completed his  Master's in Periodontology and his thesis work was in evaluating PGRP1 as a biomarker for periodontal disease. He is currently in Private practice in California

Dr. Clarence Lee

Dr. Clarence Lee was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. He graduated from UCLA in 2013 where he received a BS in Biochemistry. Clarence then remained at UCLA to complete his dental training and earn a DDS degree. During dental school, he traveled to Vietnam for a mission trip, which sparked Clarence's initial interest in Periodontics. Clarence completed his  Master's in Periodontology and his thesis work was in identifying novel protein-protein interactions of PGRP3. He is currently in Private practice in California

Mr. Rishal Sharma

Rishal graduated from Mt Hood Community College with his Associate of Science and Associate of General Studies degrees. He then transferred to PSU and completed his Bachelor’s degree in Biology. Rishal studied novel protein- protein interactions of PGRPs as part of his Undergraduate Biology Honors Thesis program at PSU.  

Past Students

Dr. Evan Blackwell - Obtained his MS from our Lab - Currently in Private Practice.

Dr. Aaron Compton - OHSU - Conducted his Dean's Fellowship experience during his DMD program - Currently Perio resident @ OHSU.

Dr. Krithika Rajkumar - IU

Dr. Himabindu Dukka - IU

Dr. Sayij Makkattil - IU

Dr. Muyuneel Hassan - IU

Ms. Pragya Sharma - IU

Dr. Duane Bennett - IU

Dr. Adam Christman IU.