Expertise

The primary research interests of my laboratory are in the area of cardiovascular pharmacology and stress-induced changes in gene expression and function. Current research projects include 1) Role of endothelin in diabetic cardiomyopathy; 2) Heat-stress induced alterations in brain gene expression; 3) Cardiovascular effects of methylmercury and N-3 fatty acids and; 4) Clinical effects of renal dopamine receptors.

Communities
Pharmacology, Physiology, Human Anatomy
Degrees
PhD, University of Houston, Pharmacology, 1987
BS, Stonehill College, biology , 1980
Keywords
pharmacology anatomy human physiology
Associations
American Heart Association
ASPET
Phi Kappa Phi
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society