Immune Monitoring Laboratory at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center


CMS - 1.6.8 - Pouebo

Our Team




Jacqueline Channon Smith has been the Director of the Immune Monitoring Laboratory since 2002 and the Director of the Flow Cytometry Core since July, 2012.  She received her Ph.D. in 1984 from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, an Institute of the University of London.  She is a native New Zealander who has lived and worked in Auckland, Johannesburg, London, Baghdad, Denver, and the Upper Valley.  Her research interests include leishmania, toxoplasma, multiple sclerosis, and immunoassay harmonization.


Jacqueline Channon Smith, Ph.D.
Phone: (603) 653-9916


Alan Bergeron, B.A.
Phone: (603) 653-9914



Immune Monitoring Lab Manager

Alan Bergeron coordinates the operations of the   immunoassay and clinical trials team at DartLab. He helps to develop and refine investigator initiated projects and often carries out the pilot portions of the projects. Alan has over 20 years of  broad experience in classical biochemistry, molecular biology, cytometry andimmunoassay  development, he has been associated with DartLab for 5 years.  He received his B.A. from the  University of New Hampshire.





Flow Cytometry Lab Manager

Gary Ward, the Manager of the DartLab Flow Core, is a long time employee of Dartmouth with many years experience in flow cytometry. He has the overall supervision of the QC, preventive maintenance, and operations of the flow cytometers and computers.  He also operates the Fluorescent Activated Cell Sorter.  In addition to these duties he trains users, assists with experment set up, handles scheduling, and other technical questions.  He received his B.S. from the University of New Hampshire.


Gary Ward, B.S.                    Phone: (603)650-7907


Daniel Mielcarz, Ph.D.
Phone: (603) 653-9925




Research Scientist

Dan Mielcarz assists with experimental design, data compilation and analysis, with a particular focus on clinical trials.  He joined DartLab in July of 2011.  Dan received his Ph.D. in microbiology/immunology from Dartmouth Medical School in 2010.






Ryan started working in DartLab in July 2014.  His responsibilities include flow cytometer maintenance, data analysis, and aiding in the development of SOPs. He graduated with an M.S. in Chemistry from the University of Alabama in 2013.


Ryan Andreozzi, M.S.                 Phone: (603) 653-9913



Mikayla Kravetz, B.A.
Phone: (603) 653-9914






Mikayla joined Dartlab in November, 2016. She assists with flow cytometer maintenance and quality control, clinical trials, and development of Standard Operating Procedures. She received her B.A. in Biology from Wells College in 2015.






Andrew joined DartLab in November 2016. He currently assists with flow cytometer maintenance and quality control, clinical trials, and development of Standard Operating Procedures. He received his B.A. in Biology from Bowdoin College in 2011.




Andrew Calkins

Andrew Calkins, B.S.                   Phone: (603) 653-9913

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