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.

Taylor Abel, MD
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Neural mechanisms of visual and auditory perception.  

Sameer Agnihotri, PhD
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The Brain Tumor Biology and Therapy Laboratory studies pediatric and adult high-grade gliomas (HGG)—focusing on brain tumor signing, glioma metabolism and using genomics to identify novel and effective therapies.

Elias Aizenman, PhD
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Cellular and Molecular Basis of Neurodegeneration

Howard Aizenstein, MD, PhD
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Cellular and Molecular Basis of Neurodegeneration

Zandrea Ambrose, PhD
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HIV infection and therapeutics

Gerard Apodaca, PhD
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Endocytic pathways and stretch-regulated endocytosis/exocytosis in bladder