Affiliated Faculty

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.

Paula Clemens, MD
Research Areas Research Summary

Models of muscle disease causing muscular dystrophy and muscle atrophy; Translational research for treatment of muscle disease

Dandan Sun, MD, PhD
Research Areas Research Summary

Understanding the role of ion transporter proteins (sodium-potassium-chloride cotransporter, sodium/proton exchanger, and sodium/calcium exchangers) in ionic dysregulation and neurodegeneration associated with stroke and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy