Meet Our Team

Principal Investigator

Nigel Mackman, Phd, FAHA

Nigel Mackman, PhD, FAHA

John C. Parker Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Director of the UNC McAllister Heart Institute

Co-Director of the Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program

Division of Hematology/Oncology

Department of Medicine

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 Click here to see his full CV



Research Assistant Professor

Silvio Antoniak

Silvio Antoniak, PhD.


 Visiting Professors


Dr. Tracy Stokol, BVSc, PhD, DACVP

Professor in Clinical Pathology
Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University


Postdoctoral Researchers

 Kohei Tatsumi, MD, PhD.



Yohei Hisada, PhD.


Michael Bode, MD



Research Assistants

Ying Zhang

Ying Zhang

Laboratory Manager

Laboratory Animal Coordinator



Lab Technicians


Wyeth Alexander


Alyson Auriemma



Undergraduate Researchers


 Andrew Allen