Research Collaborate Lab Bench

Medical Scientist Training Program

Matt Hadiono

Matthew Hadiono

G1 Student

Faculty Advisor

  • John Kirby, PhD, Microbiology & Immunology


  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information


BS, Biology, Case Western Reserve University, 2016

Research Interests

Use of hESC-derived organoids as an alternate experimental model for biomedical research, Cellular Immunology, Cancer immunotherapy

Research Experience

Case Western Reserve University, Biomedical Research Building, 2013-2015
Advisor: Dr. Daniel Popkin
Project: Investigated the role of dendritic cells in persistent viral infection (LCMV, mouse model). Investigated the role of plasmacytoid dendritic cells in the initiation of psoriasis (imiquimod mouse model)

Case Western Reserve University, Comprehensive Cancer Center, 2015-2016
Advisor: Dr. Sanford Markowitz
Project: Investigated the therapeutic potential of a novel small enzyme inhibitor of 15-PGDH (SW033291) in a DSS-colitis mouse model.

General Interests

Piano and guitar (all genres), yoga, cooking, and finding great hiking spots around Wisconsin