"New Mentors" Listing

MSTP Faculty with the "New Mentor" Designation

 

 

Name MSTP Rank Department/Program Research Description
Ankrum, James, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering Mesenchymal stem cells, drug delivery, biomimicry.
Benson, Christopher, MD New Mentor Associate Professor Internal Medicine
Neuroscience
Translational Biomedicine
Molecular mechanisms of cardiac sensatioin
Carnahan, Ryan, PharmD New Mentor Associate Professor Epidemiology Neurobiology of aging and dementia
Chauhan, Anil, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Internal Medicine
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Vascular inflammatory diseases: stroke and atherosclerosis
Davies, Brandon, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Role of endothelial cells in lipid metabolism
Grobe, Justin, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Pharmacology
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Neuroscience
Central mechanisms of blood pressure and metabolic rate control
Grumbach, Isabella, MD, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Internal Medicine
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Vascular smooth muscle and endothelial biology in hypertension and vascular injury
Habelhah, Hasem, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Pathology
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Role of TRAF2 phosphorylation in NF-?B activation and cancer cell resistance to apoptosis
Harata, N. Charles, MD, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Neuroscience
Structure and functional modulation of synaptic transmission
Irani, Kaikobad, MD New Mentor Professor Internal Medicine
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Molecular basis for vascular function and dysfunction and redox biology
Lin, Fang, MD, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Cell & Developmental Biology
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Genetics
G protein signaling in zebrafish embryogenesis
London, Barry, MD, PhD New Mentor Professor Internal Medicine
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Inherited Genetic Diseases of the Cardiovascular System
Mahajan, Vinit, MD, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Vitreoretinal disease
McNamara, James, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Internal Medicine
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Neuroscience
RNA-based technologies to understand and treat disorders of the nervous system
Musselman, Catherine, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Biochemistry Epigenetic control of gene expression
Narayanan, Nandakumar, MD, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Neurology
Neuroscience
Cognitive dysfunction in Parkinsons disease
Pufall, Miles, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Fine-tuning protein function
Robertson, Janice, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Molecular Physiology & Biophysics Energentics of membrane protein assembly
Robinson, Jennifer, MD, MPH New Mentor Professor Epidemiology
Internal Medicine
Preventive cardiology
Salgado-Pabon, Wilmara, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Microbiology Staph aureus pathogenesis
Schnieders, Michael, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering
Biochemistry
Computational modeling of proteins
Schultz, Michael, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Radiology
Internal Medicine
Radiation Oncology
Free Radical & Radiation Biology
Human Toxicology
Development of synthetic-bioactive molecular targeting vectors for imaging and therapy of cancer
Stoltz, David, MD, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Internal Medicine
Biomedical Engineering
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis related airway infections
Taylor, Eric, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Biochemistry
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Molecular mechanisms regulating mitochondrial function and their relationship to disease.
Willour, Virgina, PhD New Mentor Associate Professor Psychiatry
Genetics
Neuroscience
Identifying genetic and epigenetic risk factors for suicidal behavior
Zhan, Frank, MD, PhD New Mentor Professor Internal Medicine
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Our group focuses on translational research in multiple myeloma (MM), a human blood cancer
Zhang, Weizhou, PhD New Mentor Assistant Professor Pathology
Immunology
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Mechanistic study related to breast cancer-initiating cells and tumor microenvironment