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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Steve GeorasSteve Georas, M.D.
KMRB 2-9617
Phone: (585) 275-4861

Defining molecular pathways by which allergens and particulates activate epithelia and dendritic cells in the lung immune system


Timothy ChapmanTimothy Chapman, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Phone: (585) 276-3238

Initiation and regulation of mucosal immunity by respiratory viruses; Relationship between tolerance and Th17 immune responses

Postdoctoral Scholars

Clara RimmerClara Rimmer, M.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Staff

Sophia EliseevaSophia Eliseeva
Laboratory Technician

Savas HetelekidesSavas Hetelekides
Laboratory Technician

Graduate Students

Timothy SmythTimothy Smyth, M.S.
TOX Ph.D. Graduate Student

Investigating the effects of diesel exhaust particles on epithelial barrier integrity in the lung.

Janelle VeazeyJanelle Veazey, M.S.
IMV Ph.D. Graduate Student

Epithelial protein kinase D is a novel regulator of anti-viral immunity

Research Assistants

Charlotte MorrisseyCharlotte Morrissey
Undergraduate Student