Our Team

Xiaojie Ma, PhD

Dr. Ma joined Dr. Wynn’s lab in 2021. She has more than 15 years of¬†experience in research

Xiaojie Ma

Courtney Chalmers

Ms. Chalmers is a third-year UF undergraduate student studying Health Science with a minor in Health Disparities in Society. She intends to attend medical school after graduation and pursue a career in pediatrics.

An alligator at the University of Florida's Lake Alice.
James Wynn

Principle Investigator

James Wynn, MD

Dr. James Lawrence Wynn is a Professor of Pediatrics and Pathology, Immunology, and Experimental Medicine. He earned his medical degree and completed his clinical training in Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at the University of Florida (2002-2008). He served as faculty at Duke University and Vanderbilt University before joining UF Health in July of 2015.


Past Laboratory Members

We have been very fortunate to have had several excellent UF undergraduates elect to share their time by volunteering in the Wynn lab. Thank you for all of your help!

  • Taryn Tolle
  • Ashley Royce
  • Ryan Loveland
  • Hannah Baker
  • Sarah Welch
  • Kaitlyn Wendling
  • Connor Waldron

Past Graduate Students

  • Hayley Moyer, MS, December 2020