Faculty

Faculty Member Rank Department Research Area
Craig McClain, MD Professor Med/Pharm-Tox Cytokines, nutrition, hepatotoxicity
Thomas Abell, MD Professor Medicine GI motility/gut flora
Gavin Arteel, PhD Professor Pharm-Tox Alcohol, fatty liver, fibrosis/tissue remodeling
Michelle Barati, PhD Assist. Prof. Medicine Oxidative Stress, kidney
Ashutosh Barve, MD, PhD Assist. Prof. Medicine Alcohol and Hepatocellular carcinoma
Shirish Barve, PhD Professor Med/Pharm-Tox Alcohol, nutrition, immune function
Juliane Beier, PhD Assist. Prof. Pharm-Tox ALD, nutrition and liver injury
Lu Cai, MD, PhD Professor Peds Alcohol and cardiomyopathy
Matt Cave, MD Assoc. Prof. Med/Pharm-Tox/Biochem Zinc and alcohol
S-Y Chen, PhD Professor Pharm-Tox Fetal alcohol syndrome
Timothy Crawford, PhD, MPH Assist. Prof. Nursing Alcohol-HIV interactions
Z-b Deng, PhD Assist. Prof. Med/Brown Ca Ctr. Exosomes, inflammation, botanicals
Gerald Dryden, MD, MSPH Assoc. Prof. Med/Bioengineering Alcohol-intestine interactions
John Eaton, PhD Professor Med/Brown Ca Ctr. Oxidative stress
Wenke Feng, PhD Assoc. Prof. Med/Pharm-Tox Gut:liver interactions
Gavino Fernandez-Botran, PhD Assoc. Prof. Pathology Small molecule interactions
Robert Friedland, MD Professor Neurology Alcohol-brain interactions
Leila Gobejishvili, PhD Assist. Prof. Med/Pharm-Tox ALD, cAMP/PDEs
Daniell Hill, MD Assoc. Prof. Medicine Alcohol, nutrition, ALD
Michael Hughes, MD Assist. Prof. Surgery Alcohol, HCV, liver transplantation
Swati Joshi-Barve, PhD Assist. Prof. Med/Pharm-Tox Alcohol-environmental interactions
Henry Kaplan, MD Professor Ophthalmology Alcohol and vision effects
Irina Kirpich, PhD Assist. Prof. Med/Pharm-Tox Fat and alcohol interactions
Mark Linder, PhD Professor Pathology Xenobiotic metabolism
Luis Marsano, MD Professor Medicine ALD and nutrition
Steve McClave, MD Professor Medicine Pancreatitis; alcohol and nutrition
Michael Merchant, PhD Assist. Prof. Medicine Alcohol, proteomics and biomarkers
Rachael Neal, PhD Assist. Prof. Env & Occup Health Fetal alcohol syndrome
Shesh Rai, PhD Professor Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Clinical Trials, Bioinformatics
Allan Ramirez, MD Assist. Prof. Medicine Alcohol and lung injury/repair
Jesse Roman, MD Professor Med/Pharm-Tox Alcohol and lung tissue remodeling
Laura Smart, MD Assist. Prof. Medicine Alcoholic Liver Disease, Liver Transplant
Jason Smith, MD Assist. Prof Surgery Alcohol and trauma
Roland Valdes, PhD Professor Pathology Personalized medicine
Walther Watson, PhD Assist. Prof. Med/Pharm-Tox Alcohol and oxidative/reductive stress
H-G Zhang, PhD Professor Micro & Immuno/Brown Ca Ctr Exosomes, inflammation, botanicals
Xiang Zhang, PhD Professor Chemistry Metabolomics