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mentors

This is a list of all potential mentors for summer, 2015. Students supported by the NIH T35 Training Grant may be mentored only by faculty listed under the Signature Programs of the CVM. Those listed under "Other" may mentor students funded by the Merial Veterinary Scholars Program, Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation, & the William & Doris Klemm Veterinary Research Fellowship.

Directory:
Biomedical Genomics, Genetics, and Bioinformatics
Physiology, Pharmacology, and Cardiovascular Sciences
Infectious Diseases, Biodefense, and Immunology
Neuroscience, Anatomy, and Functional Imaging
Reproductive Biology, Development, and Epigenetics
Toxicology, Environmental Health Science, and Food Safety
Oncology, Cell Biology, Stem Cell Research, and Microscopic Imaging
Epidemiology and Public Health
Other Mentors


Biomedical Genomics, Genetics, and Bioinformatics

L. Garry Adams, DVM, PhD, DACVP [see other entry]

Michael F. Criscitiello, PhD [see other entry]

Paul de Figueiredo, PhD [see other entry]

Charles R. Long, PhD [see other entry]

Christopher M. Seabury, PhD • VTPB • web

David W. Threadgill, PhD • VTPB/MCMD • web

Ian Tizard, BVMS, BSc, PhD, DACVM [see other entry]

Shannon Washburn, DVM, PhD [see other entry]

C. Jane Welsh, PhD [see other entry]

Mark E. Westhusin, PhD [see other entry]

James E. Womack, PhD • VTPB • web

Guan Zhu, PhD [see other entry]

Physiology, Pharmacology, and Cardiovascular Sciences

Fred J. Clubb Jr., DVM, PhD, DACLAM • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Williams, 2011; Frazee, 2010; Edelman, 2009

Richard H. Gomer, PhD • BIOL • web

Cristine L. Heaps, PhD • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Torkildsen, 2011; Montes, 2010

Ann Kier, DVM, PhD, DACLAM • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Nye, 2014; France, 2013; Li, 2012; Roberts, 2012; Harrell, 2008

Friedhelm Schroeder, PhD • VTPP • web

Bradley R. Weeks, DVM, PhD, DACVP • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Masse, 2013; LaRue, 2010; Robinson, 2009

Infectious Diseases, Biodefense, and Immunology

L. Garry Adams, DVM, PhD, DACVP • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Tansey, 2013; Binagia, 2012; Worth, 2012; Weise, 2011, Marquez, 2010; Montoya, 2010

Helene Andrews-Polymenis, DVM, PhD • MMIM/VTPB • web
Previous Students: Bugbee, 2006; Katribe, 2006

Jeffrey D. Cirillo, PhD • MMIM • web

Michael F. Criscitiello, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Heard-Ganir, 2014/2013; Goodroe, 2011

Paul de Figueiredo, PhD • MMIM/VTPB • web

Sarah A. Hamer, DVM, PhD [see other entry]

Magnus A. Höök, PhD • IBT • web
Previous Students: Anderson, 2014

Sara D. Lawhon, DVM, PhD, DACVM (Immunology) • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Bean, 2014; Whipple, 2014; Myers, 2013; Lee, 2012

Charles R. Long, PhD [see other entry]

Alistair McGregor, PhD • MMIM • web

Jeffrey M.B. Musser, DVM, PhD, DABVP (Dairy) • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Koinis, 2013; Loewinger, 2013; Daigneault, 2012; Tayce, 2005

James E. Samuel, PhD • MMIM • web
Previous Students: Baxter, 2007

Jon T. Skare, PhD
MMIM • web

Jörg Steiner, Dr. med. vet, PhD, DACVIM, DECVM • VSCS • web

Ian Tizard, BVMS, BSc, PhD, DACVM • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Burke, 2010; Patson, 2010

Mark E. Westhusin, PhD [see other entry]

James E. Womack, PhD [see other entry]

Yi Xu, PhD • IBT • web

Guan Zhu, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Wood, 2010

Neuroscience, Anatomy, and Functional Imaging

Louise C. Abbott, DVM, PhD • VIBS • web
Previous Students: Harrington, 2014; Holland, 2011; Lindsay, 2011; Carl, 2010; Chang, 2007; Esparza, 2007; McCoy, 2006

Gladys Y. Ko, PhD • VIBS • web

Joe N. Kornegay, DVM, PhD DACVIM (Neurology) • VIBS • web
Previous Students: Diaz, 2014; Bailey, 2013; Esparza, 2013

C. Jane Welsh, PhD • VIBS/VTPB • web
Previous Students: Pendergraft, 2013; Spoor, 2012

Reproductive Biology, Development, and Epigenetics

Charles R. Long, PhD • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Rice, 2014; Thompson, 2014; Garcia, 2013; Marsh, 2013; Furtado, 2012; Hicks, 2011; Bullock 2009; Cupples, 2009; Kraft, 2009; Glover, 2008; Maloney, 2008; Kowalski, 2007; Solomon, 2007; Wingo, 2007

Shannon Washburn, DVM, PhD • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Horsley, 2014

Mark E. Westhusin, PhD • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Clinton, 2006

Fen Wang, PhD [see other entry]

Toxicology, Environmental Health Science, and Food Safety

Louise C. Abbott, DVM, PhD [see other entry]

Stephen H. Safe, PhD • VTPP • web

Oncology, Cell Biology, Stem Cell Research, and Microscopic Imaging

Robin Fuchs-Young, PhD • MCMD/IBT • web

Ann Kier, DVM, PhD, DACLAM [see other entry]

Charles R. Long, PhD [see other entry]

Stephen H. Safe, PhD [see other entry]

W. Brian Saunders, DVM, PhD, DACVS • VSCS • web
Previous Students: Gasson, 2014; Scholl, 2012

Raquel Sitcheran, PhD • MCMD • web

Nancy D. Turner, PhD • NUTR • web

Fen Wang, PhD • IBT • web

Ashlee Watts, DVM, PhD, DACVS • VLCS • web
Previous Students: Pursell, 2014; Xu, 2014; Hurst, 2013

Mark E. Westhusin, PhD [see other entry]

Epidemiology and Public Health

Sarah A. Hamer, DVM, PhD • VIBS • web
Previous Students: Johnson, 2013; Tenney, 2013


Other Mentors

Noah Cohen, VMD, MPH, PhD, DACVIM (Large Animal) • VLCS • web
Previous Students: Batista, 2011; Martinez, 2011; Wilkerson, 2010; Bennett, 2009; Bolton, 2009; Morrissey, 2007; Miller, 2006

Scott Dindot, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Shotts, 2012; Jones, 2011

Maria D. Esteve-Gassent, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Snell, 2014

Michael Golding, PhD • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Wegenast, 2013

Jill Heatley, DVM, MS, DACZM, DABVP (Avian), DACZM • VSCS • web
Previous Students: Doll, 2014; Ratliff, 2013; Gentry, 2008

Katrin Hinrichs, DVM, PhD, DACT • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Norris, 2012; Roberts, 2011; Reynolds, 2009; Torrance, 2009; Thornton, 2008; Sulik, 2007; Boyer, 2006; Morris, 2006; Gadsden, 2005; Obermiller, 2005

Patricia Holman, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Ramos, 2009

Sharon Kerwin, DVM, MS, DACVS • VSCS • web
Previous Students: Johnston, 2010; Sheen, 2009; Pike, 2008

Duane Kraemer, DVM, PhD • VTPP • web
Previous Students: Merchant, 2013; Hoang, 2006

Charles Love, DVM, PhD • VLCS • web
Previous Students: Brinkerhoff, 2009

Mary Nabity, DVM, PhD, DACVP • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Aguilar, 2014; Kovarsky, 2013; Crawford, 2012

Susan Payne, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Gebbie, 2010

Terje Raudsepp, PhD • VIBS • web
Previous Student: Seibold, 2013

H. Morgan Scott, DVM, PhD • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Hoobler, 2007; Williamson, 2007; Vincent, 2005

Jan S. Suchodolski, med.vet., Dr. med. vet., PhD, DACVM • VSCS • web
Previous Students: Kasiraj, 2014

Karen Snowden, DVM, PhD, DACVM (Parasitology) • VTPB • web
Previous Students: Finneburgh, 2014; Morrissey, 2007; Flores, 2006; Reeves, 2005

Jeff Tomberlin, PhD • Entomology • web
Previous Students: Littlefield, 2010

Dickson Varner, DVM, DACT • VLCS • web
Previous Students: McPhail, 2014; Karkula, 2012; Brehm, 2009; Robson, 2009