This list of affiliated investigators can help you identify potential research mentors at the University of Pittsburgh. PSTP students can, and do, work with mentors not on this list, but the investigators featured below have expressed interest in hosting PSTP students in their laboratories.
Ronald Buckanovich, MD, PhD
Tumor microenvironment, Cancer stem cells, novel therapeutics for cancer
Lan Coffman, MD, PhD
Stomal Interactions critical to the survival, growth, and spread of ovarian cancer
Mellissa Mann, PhD
Molecular Regulation of Genomic Imprinting in Gametes and Early Embryos
Pam Moalli, MD, PhD
Use of novel regenerative materials in repair of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence
Steffi Oesterreich, PhD
Hormone response and treatment resistance in breast and ovarian cancer, including the analysis of aberrant genetic and epigenetic changes
Kyle Orwig, PhD
Spermatogonial stem cells (SSCs) and male germ lineage development
James Roberts, MD
Our current work addresses preeclampsia and it pathophysiology in high and low resource
Yoel Sadovsky, MD
Our lab focuses on molecular mechanisms underlying placental development and its function in supporting fetal growth and maternal-fetal communication.
Anda Vlad, MD, PhD
The Vlad lab focuses on the development of new combination therapies for ovarian cancer and identification of new mechanisms of treatment response or resistance.