Team

Meet the team. The VIBE Lab comes from a wide variety of backgrounds, including mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, chemistry, and medicine. Students interested in a position should contact Dr. Cheng for a meeting.

Chris Cheng, PhD
VIBE Lab, Director

Dr. Cheng has over 15 years of biomedical research and medical device
industry experience, predominantly in the cardiovascular space.  He
has worked for large and small medical device companies, and is
currently CEO of a medical device start-up focused on a catheter-based
solution for gallstone disease.  He joined the Division of Vascular
Surgery as consulting faculty in 2006.

You can download Dr. Cheng’s CV here.

Gilwoo Choi, PhD
Consulting Assistant Professor

Ga-Young Kelly Suh, PhD
Research Associate

Toby Lundh, PhD
Visiting Professor

Kelsey Hirtosu
Medical Student

David Zhu
Medical Student

John Kim
Undergraduate Student

Sarah Cabreros
Undergraduate Student


Clinical Collaborators


Ronald Dalman, MD
Professor and Chief of Vascular Surgery


Jason Lee, MD
Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery

Michael Dake, MD
Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Joseph Woo, MD
Professor and Chair of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dominik Fleischmann, MD
Professor of Radiology and Chief of Cardiovascular Imaging

Brant Ullery, MD
Vascular Surgeon, Providence Heart and Vascular Institute

Marcus Kret, MD
Vascular Surgery Fellow


Lab Alumni


Brant Ullery, MD
Vascular Surgery Fellow

Riley Marangi, BS
Undergraduate Student

Brian Liu, BS
Medical Student


Robert Stineman
Undergraduate Student

Jennifer Sekar
Undergraduate Student