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Edward Brown, Ph.D.
Edward Brown, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Brown Lab

Biomedical Engineering - Multiphoton Laser Scanning Microscopy, novel in vivo imaging and measurement techniques, tumor biology, angiogenesis
Laurel Carney, Ph.D.
Laurel Carney, Ph.D.
Professor
Carney Lab

Neuroscience
Biomedical Engineering - Auditory Neuroscience; neurophysiological, behavioral, and computational studies of hearing; signal processing for hearing aids.
Benjamin Crane, M.D., Ph.D.
Benjamin Crane, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Crane Lab

Otolaryngology - The interaction of vision, the vestibular system, and human disease on motion perception.
Greg DeAngelis, Ph.D.
Greg DeAngelis, Ph.D.
Professor
DeAngelis Lab

Brain & Cognitive Sciences - Visual neuroscience; multi-sensory integration; neural coding; linking neurons to perception
Edward Freedman, Ph.D.
Edward Freedman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory

Neuroscience - Human neurophysiology in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease, Dyslexia, Autism, Lysosomal Storage disorders, and sports concussions
Julie Fudge, M.D.
Julie Fudge, M.D.
Associate Professor
Fudge Lab

Neuroscience - Anatomy and neurochemistry of brain regions associated with symptoms in major psychiatric illnesses
Lin Gan, Ph.D.
Lin Gan, Ph.D.
Professor
Gan Lab

Ophthalmology - Development and degenerative diseases of sensory neurons, gene regulation
Suzanne Haber, Ph.D.
Suzanne Haber, Ph.D.
Professor
Haber Lab

Pharmacology & Physiology - Basal ganglia and degenerative diseases
J. Christopher Holt, Ph.D.
J. Christopher Holt, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Holt Lab

Otolaryngology - Synaptic pharmaco-physiology of vestibular efferent-afferent interactions
Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D.
Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D.
James V. Aquavella, MD Professorship in Ophthalmology
Huxlin Lab

Ophthalmology - Neural mechanisms of visual recovery in the adult; advanced physiological optics in the awake-behaving cat
Anne Luebke, Ph.D.
Anne Luebke, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Luebke Lab

Neuroscience
Biomedical Engineering - Role of cochlear outer hair cells in hearing and hearing loss, at both the molecular and systems levels
Ania Majewska, Ph.D.
Ania Majewska, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Majewska Lab

Neuroscience - Glia-neuron interactions during synaptic plasticity in health and disease
Margot Mayer-Pröschel, Ph.D.
Margot Mayer-Pröschel, Ph.D.
Professor
Mayer-Pröschel Lab

Biomedical Genetics - Deciphering the impact of nutritional, toxicological, viral, and genetic insults, singly and in combination, on mammalian brain development and disease later in life.
Jonathan Mink, M.D., Ph.D.
Jonathan Mink, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Mink Lab

Neurology - Physiology of movement, function of the basal ganglia, pathophysiology of movement disorders, and development of motor control
Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., DMSc
Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., DMSc
Professor
Nedergaard Lab

Neurosurgery - The basic biology of glial cells in the CNS and the role of astrocytes in several neurological diseases, including stroke, spinal cord injury, epilepsy, tremor, and ALS. Research is aimed at defining new strategies for the treatment of neurological diseases that target astrocytic dysfunction.
Shawn Newlands, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Shawn Newlands, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Professor
Newlands Lab

Otolaryngology - Vestibular anatomy and physiology, recovery from vestibular injury, vestibular control of head unrestrained gaze.
Mark Noble, Ph.D.
Mark Noble, Ph.D.
Professor
Noble Lab

Biomedical Genetics - Discovering new treatments for afflictions that lack satisfactory therapies, and to better understand the toxicity of currently used medicines; studies span normal and pathological cell function, with focus on stem and progenitor cells.
M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroscience - Defining neuro-inflammatory processes that contribute to pathology and disease progression in Alzheimer's disease, as well as late CNS effects following radiation exposure
John Olschowka, Ph.D.
John Olschowka, Ph.D.
Professor
Associate Chair for Education
O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroscience - Defining neuro-inflammatory processes that contribute to pathology and disease progression in Alzheimer's disease, as well as late CNS effects following radiation exposure
Lizabeth Romanski, Ph.D.
Lizabeth Romanski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Romanski Lab

Neuroscience - Organization and functions of the primate prefrontal cortex
Marc Schieber, M.D., Ph.D.
Marc Schieber, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Schieber Lab

Neurology - Neural Control of Individuated Finger Movements
Patricia White, Ph.D.
Patricia White, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
Patricia White Lab

Neuroscience - Sensory regeneration of the inner ear, or hair-cell regeneration