Undergraduate education

University of Iowa, BS, 2006

Years in MSTP



Biomedical engineering, 2014


David Beebe, PhD

Thesis title

Microfluidic Tools for Hematology Research


Pediatrics, University of California-San Francisco, 2016-

Current position

Resident, Department of Pediatrics, University of California-San Francisco, School of Medicine

Undergraduate and/or masters publications

Moussavi-Harami SF, Pedersen DR, Martin JA, Hillis SL, Brown TD. Automated objective scoring of histologically apparent cartilage degeneration using a custom image analysis program. J Orthop Res. 2009 Apr;27(4):522-8. PMID: 18972361; PMCID: PMC3682491.

Moussavi-Harami F, Duwayri Y, Martin JA, Moussavi-Harami F, Buckwalter JA. Oxygen effects on senescence in chondrocytes and mesenchymal stem cells: consequences for tissue engineering. Iowa Orthop J. 2004;24:15-20. PMID: 15296200; PMCID: PMC1888421.

PhD publications

Moussavi-Harami SF, Mladinich KM, Sackmann EK, Shelef MA, Starnes TW, Guckenberger DJ, Huttenlocher A, Beebe DJ. Microfluidic device for simultaneous analysis of neutrophil extracellular traps and production of reactive oxygen species. Integr Biol (Camb). 2016 Feb;8(2):243-52. PMID: 26805445; PMCID: PMC4776335.

Moussavi-Harami SF, Pezzi HM, Huttenlocher A, Beebe DJ. Simple microfluidic device for studying chemotaxis in response to dual gradients. Biomed Microdevices. 2015 Jun;17(3):9955. PMID: 25893484; PMCID: PMC4768479.

Moussavi-Harami SF, Annis DS, Ma W, Berry SM, Coughlin EE, Strotman LN, Maurer LM, Westphall MS, Coon JJ, Mosher DF, Beebe DJ. Characterization of Molecules Binding to the 70K N-Terminal Region of Fibronectin by IFAST Purification Coupled with Mass Spectrometry. J Proteome Res. 2013 Jul 5;12(7):3393-404. PMID: 23750785; PMCID: PMC3832424.

Sackmann E, Casavant B, Moussavi-Harami SF, Beebe D, Lang J. Cell-based Microfluidic Assays in Translational Medicine. In: Cai, W (ed.), Engineering in Translational Medicine. Springer London. 2014: 33:927-956.

Moussavi-Harami SF, Wisinski KB, Beebe DJ. Circulating Tumor Cells in Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Prognostic and Predictive Marker. Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews. 2014 Mar; 1(2):85-92. PMID: 25914894; PMCID: PMC4405902.