Faculty

Vice Chair for Pre-Clinical Research
Research Focus:

Translational cardiovascular research

Cleveland Family Endowed Chair in Pediatric Research, University of Pittsburgh
Research Focus:
  • Mitochondrial architecture of mitochondrial metabolism
  • Molecular and functional characterization of inborn errors of fatty acid oxidation and branched chain amino acids
  • Development of novel therapeutic agents for inborn errors of metabolism
  • Characterization of a knock out porcine model for phenylketonuria
  • Patient-oriented clinical research on long chain fatty acid oxidation disorders and phenylketonuria
Associate Professor, Psychiatry
Research Focus:

Disruptions in prenatal ontogeny in cortical parvalbumin neuron dysfunction in schizophrenia