Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
Department of Developmental Biology


Connie Austin

Administrative Coordinator
(314) 362-7054

Connie Haynes

Sr. Department Accounting Asst.
(314) 362-7052

Toni Hill

Assistant to the Chair
(314) 362-0198

Kati Riebold

Administrative Coordinator
(314) 747-5523

Lise Westfall

Pre-Clinical Business Manager
(314) 362-7057


Connie Cooper

Research Administrator
(314) 747-0626

Kaye Sansoni

Assistant Business Manager
(314) 362-7853

Information Systems & Helpdesk

Philippe Breton

Systems Manager
(314) 747-2968

Support Personnel

Terry Gooch

Facilities Administrator
(314) 362-2391



Fly Food Maker
(314) 362-2391

Diane Pleasant

Glassware Washer
(314) 362-2546


Upcoming Events

Mar 19

Yang Shi, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Professor, Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School Professor, Pediatrics, Harvard…

Mar 20

Eva Kramer

RAD Journal Club

9:00 am, Needleman Library

Mar 21


Development and Regenerative Biology / Cell-Cell Interactions in Cancer Research Forum (Wednesday)

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Faculty News

  • Dr. Helen McNeill’s January 2018 Publication

    Congratulations to Dr. Helen McNeill's Lab on their recent publication! Reciprocal Spatiotemporally Controlled Apoptosis Regulates Wolffian Duct Cloaca Fusion. Hoshi M, Reginensi A, Joens…

  • Dr. Kristen Kroll’s December 2018 Publication

    Congratulations Dr. Kristen Kroll's Lab on their new publication. Regulatory networks specifying cortical interneurons from human embryonic stem cells reveal roles for CHD2 in…

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