Instructors

You are encouraged to visit individual faculty pages for an in depth look at laboratories and research in the department of pharmacology and experimental neuroscience.

Aditya Bade, Ph.D.

Aditya Bade, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Howard E. Gendelman's laboratory

Research focus: HIV-1, neuro-AIDS, anti-retroviral therapy (ART), nanomedicine, developmental neurotoxicology, drugs of abuse

Biju BhargavanBiju Bhargavan, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Georgette Kanmogne's laboratory

Research focus: HIV-1, Blood-Brain Barrier, Micro vascular endothelial cells (MVEC), tight junction proteins, epigenetics, humanized mice, TLR3, HIV-1 clade diversity

Ernest Chivero, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Shilpa Buch's laboratory

Research focus: NLRP3 Inflammasome; microglia; neuroinflammation; HIV-1 Tat; drug abuse 

Prasanta Dash, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Howard Gendelman's laboratory

Research focus: HIV-1, humanized mice, nanoART, adjunctive therapy, pharmacodynamics, HIV-1 associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND), drug-drug interaction

Rajnish Dave, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Howard Fox's laboratory

Chronic HIV in Aging and NeuroAIDS (CHAIN) Center

Research focus: Elucidating role of miRNAs in genomic adaptation of HIV CNS disease in opiate-abusers and related co-infections

Palsamy Periyasamy, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Shilpa Buch's lab

Research focus: Drugs of abuse, HIV, autophagy, endoplasmic reticulum stress, epigenetics, microRNAs

Susmita Sil, PhDSusmita Sil, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Shilpa Buch's laboratory

Research focus: Neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, Alzheimer's Disease, behavioral analysis, immune responses

Annadurai ThangarajAnnadurai Thangaraj, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Shilpa Buch's laboratory

Research focus:

Srijayaprakash UppadaSrijayaprakash Uppada, PhD
Instructor

Dr. Siddappa Byrareddy's laboratory

Research focus: Nanomedicine, HIV, vaccine development, signaling mechanism

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