Experts by Name

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View experts listed by specialty 

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Ahmad, Iqbal Ophthalmology/vision, regenerative medicine research
Aizenberg, Michele Surgery - neurosurgery, brain tumors
Armitage, James Cancer - lymphoma, medical oncology, and hematology
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Baldwin, Jeffrey Substance abuse, pediatrics/child health
Band, Hamid Cancer - breast cancer research
Batra, Surinder Cancer - pancreatic cancer research
Bayles, Kenneth Infectious diseases - staph infection research
Berger, Ann Cancer - breast cancer fatigue research, sleep disorders
Bonasera, Stephen Geriatrics/Aging research
Borgstahl, Gloria Cancer, cell biology (basic research)
Burke, William Psychiatry/mental health , Alzheimer's/dementia
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Chan, Wing (John) Cancer - lymphoma research, genetics
Cowan, Ken Cancer - breast cancer, breast cancer research
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Dumitru, Ioana Cardiology/heart
Duncan, Kim F. Surgery - congenital heart defects
Durham, Timothy M. Oral health - general dentistry, special needs care, AIDS/HIV
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Edney, James A. Surgery - breast cancer, melanoma, endocrine
Evans, Joseph Pediatrics/child health - psychology/mental health
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Fayad, Pierre Neurology/stroke
Fisher, Christopher M. Public health - sexual health and wellness, AIDS/HIV
Fisher, Wayne Autism spectrum disorders
Fletcher, Courtney Pharmacy/drug delivery - AIDS/HIV research
Follett, Kenneth A. Parkinson's, Surgery - neurosurgery
Fox, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
Freifeld, Alison Infectious diseases
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Garvin, Kevin Surgery - orthopedic surgery, hip and knee reconstruction
Gendelman, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
Gibbs, Shawn G. Public health - air quality, occupational health, environmental health
Grem, Jean Cancer - colon, pancreatic, GI tract disorders
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Haider, Hani Surgery, biomedical technology - orthopedic surgery, hip and knee implant research
Hejkal, Thomas W. Ophthalmology/vision
Hinrichs, Steve Infectious diseases, biopreparedness research 
Hollingsworth, Michael (Tony) Cancer - pancreatic cancer research
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Johanning, Jason M. Surgery - vascular surgery, blood vessels
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Klassen, Lynell Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
Kratochvil, Christopher Psychiatry/mental health  - child, ADHD
Kuhn, Brett Psychology/mental health - child sleep disorders
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Lackner, Rudy P. Surgery, cancer - lung, esophageal
LaGrange, Chad Surgery - urology
Langnas, Alan Surgery, transplantation/immunology - liver, small bowel
Larsen, Jennifer Diabetes/endocrinology
Leibowitz, Michael Pediatrics/child health - developmental disabilities
Leopold, Donald Ear, nose and throat - smell, sinuses
Lewis, Robert Cell biology (basic research), diabetes/endocrinology
Linder, James Biomedical technology
Lockridge, Oksana Biopreparedness research
Lydiatt, Daniel D. Cancer - head and neck
Lydiatt, William Cancer - head and neck, thyroid, salivary gland
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Mailliard, Mark GI tract disorders - hepatitis, alcohol and drug-induced liver disease
McBride, Corrigan L. Surgery - bariatric
McNeilly, Dennis Psychiatry/mental health, geriatrics/aging - problem gambling
Mercer, David W. Surgery
Michaud, Kaleb Arthritis/inflammation research, rheumatology
Mikuls, Ted Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
Muelleman, Robert Emergency medicine 
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O'Dell, James Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
Oleynikov, Dmitry Surgery, biomedical technology - noninvasive
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Payne, Jeffrey Oral health research - periodontics, oral and systemic disease
Poole, Jill A. Pulmonology/lung - allergies, asthma
Potter, Jane Geriatrics/Aging
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Rennard, Stephen Pulmonology/lung, regenerative medicine
Rizzino, Angie Regenerative medicine, cancer research
Romberger, Debra Pulmonology/lung, public health
Rosenquist, Thomas Cardiology/heart research
Rupp, Mark Infectious diseases - staph infection research
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Sanger, Warren Genetics - cancer, birth defects
Sasson, Aaron Surgery, cancer - pancreas, GI tract disorders, endocrine
 Saxena, Shikhar Cardiology/heart
Sharp, J. Graham Regenerative medicine, cell biology (basic research)
Shaw, Byers W. Jr. Surgery, transplantation/immunology - liver, small bowel
Sisson, Joseph Pulmonology/lung
Smith, Carl V. Women's Health - obstetrics
Smith, Philip W. Infectious diseases, biopreparedness
Swindells, Susan Infectious diseases, AIDS/HIV
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Thompson, Jon S. Surgery - GI tract disorders
Thompson, Sarah Nursing, geriatrics/aging
Thorell, William E. Surgery - neurosurgery
Thoreson, Wallace Ophthalmology/vision research
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Vennerstrom, Jonathan Pharmacy/drug delivery - malaria research
Vose, Julie Cancer research - lymphoma, leukemia, multiple myeloma
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Windle, John Cardiology/heart
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Yee, Gary C. Pharmacy/drug delivery, cancer research
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Zucker, Irving H. Cardiology/heart research