Our Team


Dr. Dan Kaufman
Scientific Director
Professor of Medicine
Director of Cell Therapy


Mary (Tomasini) Liberio
Supervisor, Cellular Therapy Lab
Phone: 858.249.0249

Akili Tcha Binidi 
Manufacturing Associate 

Quality Assurance

Holly Young
Quality Specialist
Phone: 858.249.0244

Steering Committee

Catriona Jamieson, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Regenerative Medicine
Academic Profile  |  Clinical Profile

Dan S. Kaufman, MD, PhD 
Professor of Medicine 
Director of Cell Therapy
Academic Profile  |   Clinical Profile
Kaufman Laboratory Website

Ezra Cohen, MD
Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Translational Science
Academic Profile 

Hasegawa, Gene 
Chief Operating Ofr/VCHS
Dean's Office-Medical School