Faculty Members


Handy Gelbard, M.D., Ph.D., Center Director

Professor of Neurology, Microbiology and Immunology, and Pediatrics

Glial and immune effector cell interactions with synapses during neuroinflammation

Gelbard Lab

Marc Halterman, M.D., Ph.D.
Marc Halterman, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

Transcriptional control of neuronal vulnerability and loss after stroke
Halterman Lab

Alex Paciorkowski, M.D.

 

Alex Paciorkowski, M.D.

Senior Instructor of Neurology, Biomedical Genetics and Pediatrics

Infantile spasms

Paciorkowski Lab


Douglas S. Portman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biomedical Genetics and Biology

Genetic control of sex differences in neural development, function and disease

Portman Lab

Charles Thornton, M.D.
Charles Thornton, M.D.

Professor of Neurology

Neurogenetic disorders

Thornton Lab


Nina F. Schor, M.D., Ph.D.

William H. Eilinger Professor and Chair of Pediatrics, Professor of Neurology

Targeted therapy for neural crest tumors; cell signaling in neurodegenerative disease

Schor Lab

Affiliated Faculty Members

Sina Ghaemmaghami, Ph.D.
Sina Ghaemmaghami, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

Understanding the mechanisms of protein expression, folding and degradation

Ghaemmaghami Lab

Gail Johnson, Ph.D.
Gail Johnson, Ph.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology

The molecular mechanims of neurodegredation

Johnson Lab

Mark Mapstone, Ph.D.
Mark Mapstone, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology

Cognitive function in health and disease

Mapstone Lab

Jeffrey Bazarian, M.D., M.P.H.
Jeffrey Bazarian, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Traumatic brain injury

Bazarian Lab - Traumatic Brain Injury Group