Jarrod Kaufman (Biology, 1992) is a general and advanced laparoscopic surgeon in Freehold, New Jersey. Jarrod is also the NJ State Chair for the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. In addition, Jarrod serves on the governor’s task force on Cancer Prevention, Early Detection & Treatment.
Arthur Beauregard (Mol. Bio., 2000) earned his Ph.D. in biomedical sciences from the University of Albany in 2009. He is currently a consulting scientist in the School of Public Health at Albany.
Laura Buddemeyer (Biology, 2002) received a commission from the Lehigh University ROTC program and served as an Army officer for over eight years, including multiple tours in Iraq. Laura separated from the Army in 2011 and entered the University of Kansas School of Nursing program. Her goal is to work in cricital care and ultimately become a certified registered nurse anesthetist.
Three former undergraduate researchers from the Falk Lab are pursuing their graduate degrees! Robert Buckheit (Mol. Bio, 2009) and Joseph Varco (Biology, 2009) are in the graduate program at Johns Hopkins University. Jonathan Havel (Biochem, 2006) is studying at Emory University.
Steve Hesler (Biochem, 2011) began work at Eli Lilly in Indianapolis, Indiana. “They picked me as one of seven people interviewed for 2 positions, which shows how competitive Lehigh is!”