Lab Members

  • Eunhee Choi, PhD

    • Principal Investigator; Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology
    Eunhee Choi, PhD
  • Catherine Hall

    • Research Technician; Lab Manager

    Catherine received her B.S. degree from Emory University in December 2020, with a Major in Chemistry and a Minor in Philosophy. She joined the lab in February 2020 as a research tech and lab manager. Her research project explores how insulin initiates insulin receptor endocytosis and how its dysfunction can contribute to human disease.  In her free time, Catherine enjoys listening to audio dramas and finding new music.

    Catherine Hall - Choi Lab
  • Mihyeon Jeong

    • Associate Research Scientist

    Mihyeon received her Ph.D. from the Yonsei University. During her Ph.D., she investigated TGF-beta signaling-mediated gastric cancer metastasis. She joined the lab in July 2023 as an Associate Research Scientist. Her research project focuses on the function of insulin receptor signaling on chromosome stability. She likes going for a walk in her free time.

    Mihyeon Jeong, PhD, Choi Lab, CUIMC Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
  • Albert Hung

    • Graduate Student

    Albert joined the lab in August 2022 as a graduate student. He received his B.A. degree from University of California, Berkeley with a major in Molecular & Cell Biology in May 2021. His research project aims to identify and elucidate any physiological alterations resulted from long-term treatment of synthetic insulin receptor agonist in mice. Albert enjoys playing the cello and going to concerts in his free time.

    Albert Hung - The Choi Lab of CUIMC Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
  • Sarah A. Cardoso

    • Graduate Student

    Sarah joined the lab in Spring 2023 as a graduate student. She received her MS from AgroParisTech, France, with a major in Cellular and Molecular Biology in human health. Her projects focus on the insulin receptor signaling, following treatment with a synthetic insulin mimetic peptide or in the context of cell cycle. When she is not in lab, Sarah enjoys walking in Central Park and trying new recipes.

    Sarah Cardoso of Choi Lab - CUMC Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
  • Michelle Ng

    • Research Technician

    Michelle joined the lab in September 2023 as a research tech. She received her M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University with a major in Biomedical Engineering. In her free time, Michelle enjoys photography, reading, and playing video games.

    Michelle Ng, research technician of Choi Lab, CUIMC Pathology
  • Carolyn Krupski

    • Graduate Student

    Carolyn joined the lab in November 2023 as a volunteer. She is currently an MS student at the Columbia University Institute for Human Nutrition. She received her BS in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. In her free time, she enjoys classical music concerts. 

    Carolyn Krupski - Choi Lab, CUIMC Pathology and Cell Biology


  • Junhee Park, Ph.D. (2020-2023)

  • Maggie Dawkins (2023)

  • Jiayi Wu (2021 - 2023)

  • Stella Hayoung Park (2021 - 2022)

  • Christine Kim (2022)