• Meet the Lab

    Photo of Lionel Chow.
    Photo of Lionel Chow.

    Lionel Chow, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

    Dr. Chow obtained his doctorate at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.  He studied the role of Csk in T-cell signaling. He conducted his postdoctoral fellowship training at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN where he studied tumor suppressor gene function in astrocytoma. He conducted his clinical training at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada in Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, and at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology.

    lionel.chow@cchmc.org

    Lionel Chow, MD, PhD

    Photo of Michelle Glaunert.
    Photo of Michelle Glaunert.

    Michelle Glaunert, BSc

    Shelly obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry/Chemistry from Purdue University, Indiana. She is currently working toward her PhD in the Cancer and Cell Biology Graduate Program at University of Cincinnati.

    michelle.glaunert@cchmc.org

    Michelle Glaunert

    Photo of Annmarie Ramkissoon.
    Photo of Annmarie Ramkissoon.

    Annmarie Ramkissoon, PhD

    Annmarie obtained her PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Biomedical Toxicology in 2011 from the University of Toronto, Canada. She studied mechanisms of drug bioactivation and antioxidative responses in neurodegeneration.

    annmarie.ramkissoon@cchmc.org

    Annmarie Ramkissoon

    Photo of Ralph Salloum, MD.
    Photo of Ralph Salloum, MD.

    Ralph Salloum, MD

    Ralph obtained his Doctorate in Medicine from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon. He did a combined residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at the Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University, Michigan. He is currently a clinical fellow in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and has a clinical and research interest in Neuro-oncology.

    ralph.salloum@cchmc.org

    Ralph Salloum

    Photo of Amanda Smith, MS
    Photo of Amanda Smith, MS.

    Amanda Smith, MS

    Amanda obtained her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science Degree in Biology and Biotechnology from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. She previously worked at Dow AgroSciences in Indianapolis, Indiana before joining Cincinnati Children's.

    amanda.smith3@cchmc.org

    Amanda Smith

  • Chow lab group photo.
    R to L: Amanda Smith, Ralph Salloum, Lionel Chow, Michelle Glaunert, Annemarie Ramkissoon