Center for Genomic Medicine

Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School

Simches Research Building

185 Cambridge St.

Boston, MA, USA


Kleinstiver Group Members

Ben Kleinstiver, PhD

Assistant Investigator, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School (HMS)

PhD in Biochemistry @ Western University

Postdoctoral Research @ MGH and HMS


Katie Christie, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Education: Ph.D.@ Ulster University / B.Sc. @ Newcastle University

Research Interests: Allele specific editing 🧬

Hobbies: Pipetting, snacks, and Zone5 🏋🏻‍♀️

> follow Katie on Linkedin + Twitter

Logan Hille

Graduate Student (Harvard BBS)

Education: swears that he finished his B.S. in Biochemistry @ Indiana University

Research interests: Genome engineering, keeping cells alive 🤷🏻‍♂️

Outside of the lab: proving to people that Indiana corn is #1 🌽
> follow Logan on Linkedin

Hannah Stutzman

Research Technician

Education: BS in Biotechnology, Summa Cum Laude, @ UMass Lowell, Honors College 

Research interests: medical genetics

Hobbies: reading, exploring Boston, playing the ukulele 🎶

> follow Hannah on Linkedin

Madelynn Whittaker

Research Technician

Education: BS in Bioengineering @ UC Berkeley

Research Interests: engineered cell therapeutics

Known in the lab for: Power moves 💯

> follow Madelynn on Linkedin


Things Heard Around the Lab


"Cool." - Ben


Former Trainees

We wouldn't be here without them..

Michelle Prew

Technician (in Joung Lab)


Now: Harvard Graduate Student (BBS Program) in the Walensky Laboratory

Moira Welch

Technician (in Joung Lab)


Now: Clinical Research Coordinator at MGH

Alex Sousa

Technician (in Joung Lab)


Now: Harvard Graduate Student (BBS Program) in the Liu Laboratory.

Joey Rissman



Russell Walton



Now: MIT Graduate Student (BE Program). Probably interested in crowd-funded cat science.