Yale PET Center Directory

Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Center
Yale University School of Medicine
801 Howard Avenue
PO Box 208048
New Haven, CT 06520-8048
Ph: (203) 737-YPET - main, Fx: (203) 785-3107
Ph: (203) 785-2978 - scheduling, Fx: (203) 785-2994
For general questions on the PET Center: pet.center@yale.edu
For scheduling PET studies: pet.scheduling@yale.edu

PET Leadership
Director Richard E Carson, PhD 203-737-2814
Co-Medical Director
Ming-Kai Chen, MD,PhD
203-737-4282
Co-Director, PET Center Henry Huang, PhD 203-785-3193
Medical Director, PET Center David Matuskey, MD      
203-737-6316
Co-Director, Imaging Section Evan D. Morris, PhD 203-737-5752
Deputy Director of Chemistry Nabeel Nabulsi, PhD 203-785-2474

PET Faculty and Staff
Research Nurse Brenda Breault, RN 203-785-7172
Associate Research Scientist Zhengxin (Jason) Cai, PhD
203-785-7691
Research Nurse    
Maria Ceneri, RN    
203-785-7172
Veterinary Technologist
Courtney Chabina
203-785-3289
Associate Professor Diagnostic Radiology Kelly Cosgrove, PhD 203-932-5711 x3329
PET Scheduler/Senior Administrative Assistant 
Allison Reh Cuahutle
203-785-3913
Research Nurse
Cynthia D'Amico, RN
203-785-7172
Research Assistant    
Mark Dias
203-737-6128
Clinical Assistant 2
Paul Emery
203-737-4078
Assistant Professor
Irina Esterlis, PhD
203-737-6820
Research Development Technician
Kathryn Fontaine, PhD
203-785-5006
Veterinary Specialist        
Krista Fowles, BS, LATG
203-737-4281
Associate Research Scientist Jean-Dominique Gallezot, PhD 203-785-7271
Clinical Research Assistant
Hong Gao
203-737-4617
Veterinary Technician Amanda Harsche, CVT
203-785-4804
Clinical Project Manager/Supervisor 2 Shannan Henry 203-737-5278
Research Associate    
Daniel Holden, BA, RLATg
203-737-3435
Metabolite Technologist Michael Kapinos 203-785-2106
Associate Research Scientist    
David Labaree, PhD
203-785-6792
Associate Research Scientist
Songye Li, PhD 203-737-7987
Associate Research Scientist Keunpoong Lim, PhD 203-737-7056
Associate Research Scientist Shu-fei Lin, PhD 203-737-1779
Assistant Professor
Chi Liu, PhD
203-785-4269
Postdoctoral Associate
Yihuan Lu, PhD
203-737-2376
Research Aide        
Samantha Massaro
203-785-2108
PET Scheduler/Sr. Administrative Assistant Mindy McQueen 203-785-2978
Lab Assistant 2 Chad Morton 203-737-6346
PET Engineer Tim Mulnix, PhD 203-785-2150
Associate Research Scientist Mika Naganawa, PhD 203-737-5582
Clinical Research Assistant Soheila Najafzadeh, MS 203-785-6157
PET Technologist Nancy Nishimura, CNMT 203-737-1640
Program Coordinator    
Maribel Rayas
203-737-4836
Associate Research Scientist, Lead Production Chemist Jim Ropchan, PhD 203-785-6388
PET Technologist Denise Ruggiero, CNMT, RT(R)(N)(CT)(MR) 203-785-2108
Veterinary Technologist
Cynthia Santaniello
203-737-6167
Clinical Research Assistant Anupama Shirali
203-737-6160
Systems Programmer Zhongdong Sun, MS 203-785-6418
OEHS-PET Medical Health Physicist June Tamkin-Price
Metabolite Technologist
Mark Teng
203-785-6412
Research Assistant    
Kristen Torres
203-737-7496
Project Manager
Amy Turner 203-737-1931
Postdoctoral Associate Jing Wu, PhD
203-785-6628
Associate Research Scientist    
Yunpeng Ye, PhD
203-785-6412
Financial Analyst
Tara Zalatimo 203-737-9738