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Anthony Almudevar, Ph.D.
Anthony Almudevar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Biostatistics & Computational Biology
Tracey Baas, Ph.D.
Tracey Baas, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Microbiology & Immunology
Nancy Bennett, M.D.
Nancy M. Bennett, M.D.
Professor
MedicinePopulation science and community interventions related to the prevention of communicable and chronic diseases.
Danielle Benoit, Ph.D.
Danielle Benoit, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Benoit Lab

Biomedical Engineering
Research projects are at the interface of medicine and engineering, with an emphasis on precisely controlling biomaterial functionality and architecture to treat diseases, control cell behavior, or answer fundamental biological questions.
Laura Calvi, M.D.
Laura M. Calvi, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Calvi Lab

Medicine
Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Microenvironmental Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells in the Bone Marrow
Laurel Carney, Ph.D.
Laurel H. Carney, Ph.D.
Professor

Carney Lab

NeuroscienceBiomedical Engineering
Auditory Neuroscience; neurophysiological, behavioral, and computational studies of hearing; signal processing for hearing aids.
Deborah Cory-Slechta, Ph.D.
Deborah Cory-Slechta, Ph.D.
Professor

Cory-Slechta Lab

Environmental Medicine
Understanding the contribution of environmental chemical exposures to human diseases and disorders of the nervous system.
Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.
Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.
Professor

Dewhurst Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Influenza Viruses; Virus Polymerase HIV Vaccine Development; NeuroAIDS Research
Robert Dirksen, Ph.D.
Robert T. Dirksen, Ph.D.
Professor

Dirksen Lab

Pharmacology & Physiology
Molecular Mechanisms of Calcium Signaling in Striated Muscle
E. Dorsey, M.D., M.B.A.
E. Ray Dorsey, M.D., M.B.A.
Professor
Neurology
Ann Dozier, Ph.D.
Ann M. Dozier, Ph.D.
Professor
Public Health SciencesProgram evaluation methods including integration of qualitative and quantitative research methods and on maternal child related health outcomes.
Ghinwa Dumyati, M.D.
Ghinwa Dumyati, M.D.
Professor
Medicine
Paul Dunman, Ph.D.
Paul Dunman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Dunman Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Antimicrobial drug discovery using pathogenic Staphylococcus aureus and Acinetobacter baumannii: exploiting components of the bacterial RNA metabolism machinery; characterizing prokaryotic ribonucleases; understanding the impact of the host environment on antibiotic resistance and virulence factor expression.
Roman Eliseev, M.D., Ph.D.
Roman A. Eliseev, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Eliseev Lab

Orthopaedics
Role of mitochondria in regulation of apoptosis and differentiation in cancer cells and in normal stem cells
Ann Falsey, M.D.
Ann Falsey, M.D.
Professor
Medicine
Kevin Fiscella, M.D. M.P.H.
Kevin A. Fiscella, M.D. M.P.H.
Professor
Family Medicineracial and socioeconomic disparities in health status, the effects of poverty on family function, and health services to underserved populations, particularly those at risk for cancer and heart disease.
Deborah Fowell, Ph.D.
Deborah Fowell, Ph.D.
Professor

Fowell Lab

Program for Advanced Immune Bioimaging

Microbiology & Immunology
Differentiation of CD4 T lymphocytes in infectious and autoimmune disease
Steve Georas, M.D.
Steve Georas, M.D.
Professor

Georas Lab

Medicine
Regulation of airway immune responses by respiratory viruses, allergens, and pollutants
Steven Gill, Ph.D.
Steven R. Gill, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Gill Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Microbial pathogens and the impact of human microbial flora on human health and disease.
Jill Halterman, M.D., M.P.H.
Jill Halterman, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor

Jill Halterman Lab

Pediatrics
Asthma and Improving quality of care
Elaine Hill, Ph.D.
Elaine Hill, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Public Health SciencesEarly origins research, linking in utero environment to later life health and educational attainment
Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D.
Krystel R. 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
Todd Jusko, Ph.D.
Todd A. Jusko, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Public Health SciencesHow environmental chemicals contribute to adverse immunological development over the entire lifespan.
Henry Kautz, Ph.D.
Henry Kautz, Ph.D.
Professor
Computer Science Artificial intelligence; Pervasive computing; Data science
James Kobie, Ph.D.
James Kobie, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Kobie Lab

Medicine
Damian Krysan, M.D., Ph.D.
Damian Krysan, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Krysan Lab

Pediatrics
Antifungal drug discovery, fungal pathogenesis
Hartmut Land, Ph.D.
Hartmut Land, Ph.D.
Professor
Chair

Land Lab

Biomedical Genetics
Molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis. Signaling and Cancer Cell Metabolism
B. Paige Lawrence, Ph.D.
B. Paige Lawrence, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Lawrence Lab

Environmental Medicine
Environmental signaling, immune function, and cellular development
Edith Lord, Ph.D.
Edith M. Lord, Ph.D.
Professor

Lord Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Cell Mediated Immunity to Tumors
Jiebo Luo, Ph.D.
Jiebo Luo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Computer ScienceComputer Vision; Machine learning; Data Mining; Social Media; Biomedical Informatics; Human Computer Interaction; Ubiquitous and Mobile Computing
Sanjay Maggirwar, Ph.D.
Sanjay Maggirwar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Maggirwar Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Platelets, HIV, and inflammation
Thomas Mariani, Ph.D.
Thomas Mariani, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Mariani Lab

Pediatrics
Systems Biology of Lung Development and Disease
Luis Martinez-Sobrido, Ph.D.
Luis Martinez-Sobrido, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Martinez-Sobrido Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Molecular biology, immunology, and pathogenesis of negative-stranded viruses (Influenza viruses, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Metapneumovirus, Arenavirus, Thogoto virus, Ebola virus, Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever virus), positive-stranded viruses (Dengue virus, SARS coronavirus, Hepatitis virus), and RNA and DNA (cytomegalovirus and vaccinia virus)
David Mathews, M.D., Ph.D.
David H. Mathews, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Mathews Lab

Biochemistry & Biophysics
Computational biology of RNA, including structure prediction, molecular dynamics, and genomics.
Scott McIntosh, Ph.D.
Scott McIntosh, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Public Health Sciences
James McMahon, Ph.D.
James McMahon, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Public Health Sciences
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
Supriya Mohile, M.D., M.S.
Supriya G. Mohile, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
Medicine
Craig Morrell, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Craig N. Morrell, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Morrell Lab

Medicine
Function of Platelets: Hemostastis/Thrombosis and Immune Regulatory Function
Shawn Murphy, Ph.D.
Shawn Murphy, Ph.D.
Professor
Obstetrics & GynecologyImmunoregulatory properties of trophoblast cells
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.
M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor

O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroscience
Normal and pathological roles of cyclooxygenase in glia and neurons; Alzheimer's Disease
John Olschowka, Ph.D.
John A. Olschowka, Ph.D.
Professor
Associate Chair for Education

O'Banion-Olschowka Labs

Neuroscience
Neural-immune interactions
Deborah Ossip, Ph.D
Deborah J. Ossip, Ph.D
Professor
Public Health Sciences
Richard Phipps, Ph.D.
Richard Phipps, Ph.D.
Professor

Phipps Lab

Environmental Medicine
Control of normal and malignant B lymphocyte activation, cellular and molecular characterization of fibroblasts as mediators of inflammation, wound healing and fibrosis, Graves ophthalmopathy, and platelet biology.
Andrea Sant, Ph.D.
Andrea Sant, Ph.D.
Professor

Sant Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Influenza specific immunity, vaccine design and regulation of T cell responses to pathogens.
Edward Schwarz, Ph.D.
Edward M. Schwarz, Ph.D.
Professor

Schwarz Lab

Orthopaedics
Novel therapies for musculoskeletal diseases
Patricia Sime, M.D.
Patricia Sime, M.D.
Associate Professor

Sime Lab

Medicine
Modulation of Pulmonary Inflammation using Gene Transfer Techniques
Patricia Simpson-Haidaris, Ph.D.
Patricia Simpson-Haidaris, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
MedicineRole of Fibrinogen in Acute Inflammation.
Harold Smith, Ph.D.
Harold C. Smith, Ph.D.
Professor

Smith Lab

Biochemistry & Biophysics
RNA regulation of innate immune modulators and small molecule inhibitors of HIV RNA-binding proteins.
Robert Strawderman, ScD
Robert Strawderman, ScD
Donald M. Foster, MD Distinguished Professor of Biostatistics
Biostatistics & Computational Biology
Juilee Thakar, Ph.D.
Juilee Thakar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Thakar Lab

Microbiology & Immunology
Identification of immune signatures and characterization of dynamics of immune responses by using systems biology approaches.
David Topham, Ph.D.
David Topham, Ph.D.
Professor

Topham Lab

Program for Advanced Immune Bioimaging

Microbiology & Immunology
T Cell Immunity Against Respiratory Viruses
Edwin Van Wijngaarden, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Edwin Van Wijngaarden, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Professor

VanWijngaarden Lab

Epidemiology
Occupational and environmental epidemiology, cancer epidemiology
Peter Veazie, Ph.D.
Peter J. Veazie, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Public Health SciencesThe decision behavior of health care providers and patients, the consequent health outcomes, and the influence of social and organizational systems on such behavior and outcomes.
Joseph Wedekind, Ph.D.
Joseph E. Wedekind, Ph.D.
Professor

Wedekind Lab

Biochemistry & Biophysics
Structure and function analysis of gene regulation by riboswitches and microRNAs as a basis for therapeutic development.
Jack Werren, Ph.D.
Jack Werren, Ph.D.
Professor

Werren Lab

Biology
Evolutionary Genetics
Tong Tong Wu, Ph.D.
Tong Tong Wu, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Biostatistics & Computational Biology
Martin Zand, M.D., Ph.D.
Martin S. Zand, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor

Zand Lab

MedicineNephrology