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Kelly Babineaux, MD
School of Medicine
Surgery
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Hand Injuries
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Hand Deformities
Keywords Associated with Work:
Gunshot Wounds to the Hand (GSW)HandHand Surgery
Last Updated: 02/07/2019

Wayne Backes, PhD
School of Medicine
Pharmacology / Medical School Administration
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cytochrome P450Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme SystemEnvironmental IllnessHeme Oxygenase (Decyclizing)Membrane MicrodomainsToxicology
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cancer InitiationKinetics
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Bioluminescence Resonance Energy TransferChemical Cross-linkingChemical Cross-linking ImmunoprecipitationEnzyme kineticsFluorescence Resonance Energy TransferReconstitution of Membrane Proteins
Unique Equipment Used:
Bacterial Cell Incubator - RefrigeratedFPLCHPLCPCR ThermocyclerStopped Flow SpectrophotometerUV/Vis Absorbance/Fluorescence Spectrophotometer
Keywords Associated with Work:
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme SystemCytochrome ReductasesCytochromes b5Heme Oxygenase (Decyclizing)Membrane MicrodomainsNADPH-cytochrome P450 reductaseOxidoreductasesParticulate MatterProtein Interaction MappingProtein-Protein Interactions
Last Updated: 02/20/2019

Ludmila Belayev, MD
School of Medicine
Neurosurgery / Neuroscience Center of Excellence/ Neurology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     DOD    Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Preclinical Studies on StrokePreclinical studies on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)Stroke
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Brain Infarction
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Animal ExperimentationFluid Percussion Injury Model in RatsMiddle Cerebral Artery Occlusion in Rats and Mice
Unique Equipment Used:
Microscopy, Confocal
Keywords Associated with Work:
BehaviorBehavioral ResearchBlood-Brain BarrierBrain TumorMagnetic Resonance ImagingModels, AnimalTraumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Last Updated: 02/20/2019

Amit Bhandutia, MD
School of Medicine
Orthopedics
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
OrthopedicsSpine
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Orthopedic Procedures
Last Updated: 03/31/2024

Robert Blem, MD
School of Medicine
Ophthalmology - Lafayette
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Ophthalmology
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Slit Lamp
Keywords Associated with Work:
Gratis FacultyOphthalmologyRetinaVitreous Body
Last Updated: 02/25/2019

J. Philip Boudreaux, MD
School of Medicine
Surgery
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Endocrine Surgical Procedures
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Practice Guideline
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
LaparoscopyLymphatic MappingRadioguidedSurgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive
Unique Equipment Used:
MicrowaveNanoknifeNeoprobe
Keywords Associated with Work:
Carcinoid TumorCarcinoma, Islet CellCarcinoma, NeuroendocrineIntestine, SmallLiverLymph Node ExcisionMesenteryNeoplasm MetastasisNeuroendocrine TumorsOncology Service, HospitalOrgan TransplantationPancreas
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Carmen Canavier, PhD
School of Medicine
Neuroscience Center of Excellence
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Hippocampusneurosciencenonlinear dynamicsphase resettingSubstantia NigrasynchronizationVentral Tegmental Area
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
high performance computinglinear stability theory
Unique Equipment Used:
linux cluster
Keywords Associated with Work:
Computational Biology
Last Updated: 08/16/2017

Gregory Casey, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Peripheral Nervous System
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Massage
Keywords Associated with Work:
Anatomy
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Michael Cook, MD
School of Medicine
Surgery
Grant Review Committees Served on:  Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Bariatric SurgeryBariatric Surgery and Cardiac RiskBariatricsCutis Graft Hernia RepairForegut SurgeryHerniaRobotic Surgery
Keywords Associated with Work:
Bariatric SurgeryBariatric Surgery and Cardiac RiskBariatricsCutis Graft Hernia RepairEsophageal Motility DisordersGastroesophageal RefluxHerniaRobotic SurgerySurgical TechnologyVagus Nerve
Last Updated: 03/29/2024

Robert Cork, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy / Anatomy and Cell Biology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Anatomy
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Embryonic Structures
Unique Equipment Used:
3D Reconstruction Software
Keywords Associated with Work:
3D Reconstruction from Serial SectionsDevelopmental BiologyEmbryo, MammalianHuman Embryology
Last Updated: 02/15/2017

Judy Crabtree, PhD
School of Medicine
Genetics
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
LeiomyomaUterine FibroidsUterine Leiomyoma
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Diabetes Mellitus, ExperimentalMultiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1ObesityObesity, AbdominalObesity, MorbidRenal Cell Carcinoma
Unique Equipment Used:
Eker rats
Keywords Associated with Work:
CARM1DNA MethylationEpigeneticsMEN1meninMethylationmicroRNAMyometriumPancreasUterus
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Vinod Dasa, MD
School of Medicine
Orthopedics
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
ArthritisBone RegenerationCartilage DiseasesInfectionInflammation
Keywords Associated with Work:
ArthritisArthritis, RheumatoidArthroplasty, ReplacementCartilage DiseasesCartilage, ArticularInfectionOrthopedic ProceduresOsteoarthritis, HipOsteoarthritis, KneeSports Medicine
Last Updated: 02/15/2019

John England, MD
School of Medicine
Neurology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Neuromuscular Diseases
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Peripheral Nerves
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Electromyography
Keywords Associated with Work:
Chairman,
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Jason Gardner, PhD
School of Medicine
Physiology
Grant Review Committees Served on:  Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cardiomyopathy, AlcoholicExtracellular MatrixFibroblastsHeart Failure
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Particulate MatterSmoke Inhalation InjuryTobacco Smoke Pollution
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Lysyl Oxidase activity assay - tissue and cellularMouse models of cardiac diseaseRat models of cardiac disease
Unique Equipment Used:
Pressure-volume Conductance CatheterizationTransonic doppler flow probeUltrasound echocardiography
Keywords Associated with Work:
Cardiomyopathy, AlcoholicCardiomyopathy, DilatedCardiomyopathy, HypertrophicExtracellular MatrixFetal Alcohol SyndromeFibroblastsHeart FailureNicotineParticulate MatterReceptors, EstrogenVentricular Function
Last Updated: 02/16/2017

Sonia Gasparini, Neuroscience Center of Excellence
School of Medicine
School of Graduate Studies
None
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     NSF  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Dendritic IntegrationNeuromodulationSynaptic PlasticitySynaptic TransmissionVoltage-dependent Ion Channels
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
MemoryNeuronal PlasticityTemporal Lobe
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
brain slice electrophysiologyoptogeneticsviral injections
Unique Equipment Used:
multi-photon imaging microscope
Keywords Associated with Work:
Hippocampus
Last Updated: 04/24/2024

Lisa Harrison-Bernard, PhD
School of Medicine
Physiology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Kidney
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cardiovascular Physiological Processes
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Videomicroscopy of renal microvasculature
Unique Equipment Used:
Immunofluorescent Microscopy
Keywords Associated with Work:
Physiology
Last Updated: 03/02/2017

Laura Hetzler, MD
School of Medicine
Otorhinolaryngology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cleft DeformitiesFacial ParalysisFacial Reanimation
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Dual Innervation Techniques for Facial Paralysis
Keywords Associated with Work:
Cleft DeformitiesFacial NerveFacial ParalysisFacial ReanimationRhinoplastySkin Cancer Reconstruction of the Head and Neck
Last Updated: 08/18/2017

Andrew Hollenbach, PhD
School of Medicine
Genetics
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     DOD    Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Muscle, SkeletalRhabdomyosarcoma, Alveolar
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
MelanocytesMelanoma, Experimental
Unique Equipment Used:
FPLC analysisHunter Thin Layer Chromatography
Keywords Associated with Work:
Gene Expression ProfilingGene Expression RegulationGenomicsMuscle, SkeletalPhosphorylationRhabdomyosarcoma, Alveolar
Last Updated: 02/17/2017

Song Hong, PhD
School of Medicine
Ophthalmology / Neuroscience Center of Excellence
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     DOD    Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Alzheimer's Disease and DementiaDiabetic Complications; Diabetic Neuropathy; Neuropathic Diabetic Foot Ulcers; Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy; Insensate Diabetic NeuropathyG-protein-coupled Receptor, GPCR; Lipid Mediator Signaling; Akt; PI3K; Peroxisome Proliferator-activated Receptor, PPARLipid Mediators; Neurotrophic Lipid Mediators; Inflammation-Resolving Lipid Mediators; Resolvins; Specialized Pro-resolving Lipid Mediators (SPMs)Macrophage Neurotrophic FunctionsNerve Degeneration and Regeneration; Angiogenesis; Lipid Biochemistry; Lipid Biology; Mediator-Lipidomics; Inflammation; Retinal DegenerationWound Healing; Chronic wounds of the aged; Neuroischemic Wounds; Ischemic Wounds; Venous Chronical Wounds; Pressure Ulcers; Severe Burn Wounds; 3rd Degree Burn Wounds; Deep Burn Wounds
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Acute Renal FailureCarotid PlaqueDiabetic Neuropathy; Diabetic Retinopathy
Keywords Associated with Work:
Adoptive ImmunityAdult Stem CellsAktAlzheimer DiseaseAngiogenesisAxonsBurn TraumaBurn WoundsCell Migration Assays, LeukocyteChemotaxis, LeukocyteChoroidal NeovascularizationChronic InflammationChronic Inflammation-Resolving Lipid MediatorsDementiaDendritic CellDiabetes Mellitus, ExperimentalDiabetes Mellitus, Type 1Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2Diabetic FootDiabetic Foot UlcersDiabetic NephropathiesDiabetic NeuropathiesDiabetic Peripheral NeuropathyFatty Acids, Omega-3G-protein-coupled Receptor, GPCRInflammationInflammation MediatorsInflammatory PainInnate ImmunityIschemic WoundsLarge Nerve FibersLipid Mediator SignalingMacrophageMacrophage ActivationMaster CellMesenchymal Stem CellsMonocytesNational Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (U.S.)Nerve FibersNerve-endingsNeuroischemic WoundsNeuronal OutgrowthNeuropathic Diabetic Foot UlcersNeuropathic painNeuroprotectins/ProtectinsOmega-3 Fatty AcidsPainPeripheral NeuronsPeroxisome Preoliferator-activated Receptor, PPARPI3KPlateletPressure UlcersResolvinsSevere Burn WoundsSmall Nerve FibersSpecialized Pro-resolving Lipid Mediator, SPMStem Cell FactorVenous Leg UlcerVenous UlcersWound Closure TechniquesWound HealingWound Infection
Last Updated: 03/21/2019

Minghao Jin, PhD
School of Medicine
Ophthalmology / Neuroscience Center of Excellence
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Leber Congenital AmaurosisPhotoreceptor CellsPhototransductionRetinaRetinal Pigment EpitheliumRetinitis pigmentosaVisual cycle
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Retinitis
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
cis-trans-Isomerases
Unique Equipment Used:
Agilent 1100 liquid chromatographyElectroretinography (ERG)NEPA21 Electroporator
Keywords Associated with Work:
Color VisionColor Vision DefectsRetinaRetinal Cone Photoreceptor CellsRetinal DystrophiesRetinal Pigment EpitheliumRetinal Rod Photoreceptor CellsRetinoids
Last Updated: 02/21/2019

Stephen Kishner, MD
School of Medicine
Internal Medicine - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Carpal Tunnel SyndromeEducation, Medical, GraduateElectromyographyLow Back PainMuscle SpasticityNeck PainPainRadiculopathySciaticaUlnar Neuropathies
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Amputation StumpsBracesBrain Injury, ChronicEvoked Potentials, SomatosensorySpinal Cord InjuriesSpinal StenosisStroke
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Phenol
Unique Equipment Used:
ElectromyographyEMGNerve Conduction
Keywords Associated with Work:
Back PainCarpal Tunnel SyndromeComplex Regional Pain SyndromesElectromyographyInjections, Intra-ArticularLow Back PainMononeuropathiesMuscle SpasticityMyofascial Pain SyndromesNeck PainNerve Compression SyndromesPainRadiculopathySciaticaUlnar Neuropathies
Last Updated: 02/08/2019

Peter Krause, MD
School of Medicine
Orthopedics
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
ArthritisFracture FixationHepatitis CPelvic BonesWounds, Gunshot
Keywords Associated with Work:
Fracture FixationHepatitis CPelvic BonesWounds, Gunshot
Last Updated: 12/08/2018

Thomas Lallier, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy / Oral & Craniofacial Biology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cell AgingCell DifferentiationCell Migration AssaysCell MovementCell Response to DrugsCell response to smokingCell SurvivalDental ImplantsPeriodontal ligament fibroblastSmoking
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Embryonic StructuresHistology
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Cell Culture TechniquesMicroscopy, Fluorescence
Unique Equipment Used:
BSL-2 Biosafety CabinetFluorescent Microplate Reader - BioTek Synergy2Inverted Fluorescent Microscope - Zeiss PrimovertThermocylcer - MJ Research PTC-100
Keywords Associated with Work:
Antigens, CD11aAntigens, CD11bAntigens, CD11cCell AdhesionCollagenConnective Tissue CellsExtracellular MatrixGene Expression Regulation, DevelopmentalIntegrin alpha ChainsIntegrin alpha1Integrin alpha2Integrin alpha3Integrin alpha4Integrin alpha5Integrin alpha6Integrin alphaVNeural CrestOsseointegrationOsteogenesisPlatelet Membrane Glycoprotein IIb
Last Updated: 03/27/2024

Jennifer Lentz, PhD
School of Medicine
Otorhinolaryngology / Neuroscience Center of Excellence
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Hair Cells, AuditoryHair Cells, Auditory, InnerHair Cells, Auditory, OuterRetinal Rod Photoreceptor Cells
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
MicroscopyMolecular BiologyNeurophysiology
Unique Equipment Used:
ElectrophysiologyMicroscopy, Confocal
Keywords Associated with Work:
Hearing Loss, CentralHearing Loss, Noise-InducedHearing Loss, SensorineuralPresbycusisRetinal DegenerationUsher Syndromes
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Si-Qiong Liu, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
ElectrophysiologyNeuronal PlasticityReceptors, AMPAReceptors, Ionotropic GlutamateReceptors, Kainic AcidReceptors, N-Methyl-D-AspartateSynaptic Transmission
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cerebellum
Unique Equipment Used:
Electrophysiology
Keywords Associated with Work:
Neuronal PlasticityReceptors, AMPAReceptors, Ionotropic GlutamateReceptors, Kainic AcidReceptors, N-Methyl-D-AspartateSynaptic Transmission
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Jesus Lovera, MD
School of Medicine
Neurology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Brain atrophyCatechinCerebrospinal FluidEpigallocatechin GallateMagnetic Resonance SpectroscopyMicroRNAMultiple Sclerosisn-acetyl-aspartateNeuroprotective AgentsPolyphenon ESIENATestosterone
Keywords Associated with Work:
Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic, Cognitive DisordersMagnetic Resonance SpectroscopyMultiple SclerosisNeuromyelitis Optica
Last Updated: 06/19/2020

Belinda Mantle, MD
School of Medicine
Otorhinolaryngology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Airway ProblemsAllergy and Sinus DiseaseEpistaxisHearing LossPediatric Patients with ENT ProblemsRecurrent Ear InfectionsSleep Disordered BreathingTonsil HypertrophyTonsillitisVoice Disorders
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Assessment of Infants with Hearing Loss: Early Detection and InterventionHead and Neck Manifestations of Eosinophilic EsophagitisPediatric Hearing Loss Secondary to Head Trauma
Keywords Associated with Work:
AdenoidsAllergiesBreathing IssuesEar InfectionsHearing LossOtolaryngologyPalatine TonsilPediatricsTonsil Hypertrophy
Last Updated: 03/13/2019

Luis Marrero, PhD
School of Medicine
Orthopedics / Microbiology, Immunology, Parasitology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Anti-inflammatory and anti-fibrotic therapy for arthritisAssessment of osteoarthritis-attributable myopeniaCannabinoid-based management of pain and inflammation in arthritisHistopathology of non-neoplastic and cancer lesionsRepair and regeneration in limb trauma and ischemia reperfusion injury
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cancer biology and prognosisEnergy metabolism in tissue salvage
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
ATP In Vivo ElectrophysiologyBiophotonic Imaging In VivoDeconvolution MicroscopyEnzyme-Linked Immunosorbent AssayFluorescence Recovery After PhotobleachingFluorescence Resonance Energy TransferHistopathology ScoringHyperbaric OxygenationImmunohistochemistryimmunohistofluorescenceIn Vivo BioluminescenceLaser Capture MicrodissectionLimb Amputation and Joint Excision SurgeryLive Cell ImagingMicroscopy, ConfocalMicroscopy, Fluorescence, MultiphotonMultiplex AssaysReverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain ReactionStereomicroscopyWhole Mount Fluorescence
Unique Equipment Used:
Bio-Rad Radiance 2100 Laser Scanning Confocal SystemConfocal MicroscopeCryotomeEpifluorescent MicroscopeFluoview FV1000 multiphoton systemIn Vivo Biophotonic ImagerKodak In Vivo Image Station FXLaser Capture Microdissection ScopeLeica CM3050S cryostatLeica DMRXA deconvolution microscopy systems (2X)Leica Mz74 stereoscopeLight MicroscopeMicro-CTMutiphoton MicroscopeNikon E600 upright microscopePALM MicrobeamPerkin Elmer GX2 micro-CT scannerShandon Finesse Paraffin MicrotomeShandon Histocentre Paraffin Embedding StationShandon Hypercenter XP Paraffin ProcessorShandon Varistain 24-4Xenogen IVIS 200X-ray Imager
Keywords Associated with Work:
AmputationArthrofibrosisBlastemaFibroblastsFibrosisHealthcare DisparitiesHyperbaric OxygenationInflammationJoint ReplacementLimb TraumaMatrix RemodelingOsteoarthritisRegenerationScaffoldWound Healing
Last Updated: 03/27/2024

Patricia Molina, MD, PhD
School of Medicine
Physiology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Contribution of endocannabinoid system to neuropathology of traumatic brain injuryImpact of alcohol and cannabinoids on the disease progression of simian immunodeficiency virus infectionMechanisms underlying post TBI comorbiditiesMetabolic Syndrome X
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Endocrine System DiseasesSatellite Cells, Skeletal Muscle
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Flow Cytometry
Unique Equipment Used:
DXA scannerSeaHorseultramicrocentrifuge
Keywords Associated with Work:
AIDSalcoholcannabinoidsInflammationMetabolic Syndrome Xmuscle wastingsimian immunodeficiency virustraumatic brain injury
Last Updated: 04/02/2024

Gerhard Mundinger, MD
School of Medicine
Surgery
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
22q11 Deletion StudyAnosmia StudyCraniofacial Education ProjectFacial GunshotGender Confirmation SurgeryIsolated Mandible Fractures StudyKybella Clinical Trial StudyPediatric Skullbase Fracture StudyPig Mandible and Midface Defect StudyPrenatal Cleft DiagnosisReverse Sural ArteryReverse Sural Artery StudySkullbase Study of Apert’s and Crouzon SyndromeTreacher Collins StudyWake Forest Craniofacial Imaging Database
Keywords Associated with Work:
22q11 Deletion SyndromeAnosmiaClinical TrialMandible and Midface DefectPrenatal Cleft DiagnosisTreacher Collins Syndrome (TCS)Zygoma
Last Updated: 02/07/2019

Jason Mussell, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy / Anatomy and Cell Biology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Skull Base
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Diagnostic Imaging
Keywords Associated with Work:
Competency-Based Education
Last Updated: 01/24/2017

Monika Rak, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, School of Medicine
School of
/ Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center of Excellence
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cell BiologyEndogenous RetrovirusesGlioblastomaNeoplastic Stem Cells
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Chemotherapy, AdjuvantDrug Delivery SystemsNeural Stem CellsStem Cells
Keywords Associated with Work:
Endogenous RetrovirusesGlioblastoma
Last Updated: 04/26/2024

Maria Reinoso, MD
School of Medicine
Ophthalmology / LSU Eye Center
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Diabetes MellitusRetinal DiseasesVitreoretinal Surgery
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Retinal Degeneration
Unique Equipment Used:
Laser Coagulation
Keywords Associated with Work:
Retina
Last Updated: 03/10/2019

Randolph Roig, MD
School of Medicine
Internal Medicine / Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R), Pain Medicine, and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Musculoskeletal System
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Dermatology
Unique Equipment Used:
Electrodiagnostic machine (EMG) and ultrasound
Keywords Associated with Work:
Analgesics, OpioidPain ClinicsSpinal Cord Injuries
Last Updated: 02/16/2019

Michael Salling, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Alcohol Use DisordersAttention Deficit Disorder with HyperactivityCognitive NeuroscienceDrug DevelopmentElectrophysiologyEmerging Technologies in NeuroscienceFrontal CortexNeural Circuits
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
AmygdalaComorbid Psychiatric DisordersDeep Brain StimulationHallucinagensProtein DesignProteomicsReceptors, GABAReceptors, GABA-AReceptors, GABA-BSubstance Use DisordersThalamus
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Activity-dependent labeling of neuronsDeep brain stimulation in NHPsFocused ultrasound stimulation in NHPsFosTRAPGenetically encoded voltage imagingPhotoactivatable Cre recombinase
Unique Equipment Used:
dendritic spine analysesfiber photometryfluorescence microscopymodels of binge alcohol drinkingmouse operant self-administration chambersSlice electrophysiology rigstereotaxic surgerystereotaxic surgerytouchscreen-based learning in rodentsviral vectors
Keywords Associated with Work:
AdolescenceAlcohol Self-AdministrationAnimal Models of Alcohol DependenceCerebral CortexDeep Brain StimulationElectrophysiologyHCN channelsLearning and MemoryMediodorsal ThalamusMetabotropic Glutamate ReceptorsMouse BehaviorNeurobiologyNeuroplasticityNon-Human Primate Models of Alcohol DependencePrefrontal CortexVoltage-Gated Ion Channels
Last Updated: 01/28/2021

Flavia Souza, PhD
School of Medicine
Physiology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Adipose TissueImmune System ProcessesLymphatic Vessels
Last Updated: 02/17/2017

Ramcharan Thiagarajan
School of Medicine
Surgery
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Angiogenesis InhibitorsEndocrine Surgical Procedures
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Mass Screening
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
LaparoscopyLymphatic MappingRadioguidedSurgical Procedures, Minimally InvasiveTissue Array Analysis
Unique Equipment Used:
Microarray AnalysisMicrowaveNanoknifeNeoprobeTissue Array Analysis
Keywords Associated with Work:
Angiogenesis InhibitorsCarcinoid TumorCarcinoma, Islet CellCarcinoma, NeuroendocrineIntestine, SmallLiverLymph Node ExcisionMass ScreeningMesenteryNeuroendocrine TumorsOncology Service, HospitalOrgan TransplantationPancreasSurvival Analysis
Last Updated: 05/10/2017

David Welsh, MD
School of Medicine
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary/Critical Care
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
AgingHIVImmune SystemLung DiseasesMicrobiota
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Alcohol Drinking
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
16S rDNA Deep Sequencing and Phylogenetic Analysis
Unique Equipment Used:
Illumina MiSeq
Last Updated: 04/09/2024

Matthew Whim, PhD
School of Medicine
Cell Biology and Anatomy / Anatomy and Cell Biology
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Adrenal MedullaAutonomic Nervous SystemHypoglycemiaSympathetic Nervous System
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Adrenal CortexMacrophagesNeuroendocrine Cells
Unique Equipment Used:
ElectrophysiologyFluorescence microscopy
Keywords Associated with Work:
Adrenal MedullaDiabetes ComplicationsEpinephrineFastingHypoglycemiaInsulinKetone BodiesMice, TransgenicNeuroimmunomodulationNeuropeptide Y
Last Updated: 05/09/2024

Lolie Yu, MD
School of Medicine
Pediatrics / Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center of Excellence
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Hematopoietic Stem Cell TransplantHemic and Lymphatic DiseasesNeoplasms
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
CD34 SelectionCord Blood Stem Cell TransplantationDendritic CellsHematopoietic Stem Cell TransplantationHuman Placenta-Derived Stem Cells
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Use of Human Placenta-derived Stem Cell Transplant
Unique Equipment Used:
Clinimacs
Keywords Associated with Work:
Pediatric Hematology Oncology and Stem cell Transplant
Last Updated: 04/25/2024

Waleed Zaid, DDS
School of Dentistry
Oral Surgery
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
ChinDental ImplantsFacial AsymmetryFacial InjuriesFacial NeoplasmsFree Tissue FlapsGlossectomyMandibleMandibular CondyleMaxillofacial AbnormalitiesNeck DissectionOrbital FracturesOrthognathic SurgeryOrthognathic Surgical ProceduresOsteonecrosisSleep Apnea, ObstructiveTissue EngineeringZygoma
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Free Tissue Flaps
Unique Equipment Used:
Custom made platesVirtual surgical planning
Keywords Associated with Work:
Head and Neck PathologyMaxillary -Mandibular advancement for Obstructive sleep apneaMaxillofacial InjuriesMicrovascular tissue transferOncology Data registryOral OncologySleep Apnea, ObstructiveTissue engeneringVirtual Surgical planning
Last Updated: 10/15/2017