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.

Anthony Richardson, PhD
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Immunometabolism at the host:pathogen interface using Staphylococcus aureus as a model pathogen

James Roberts, MD
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Our current work addresses preeclampsia and it pathophysiology in high and low resource

Beth Roman, PhD
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Understanding how endothelial cells integrate molecular and biomechanical signals to determine cell behavior during vascular development and disease

Caterina Rosano, MD, MPH
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Brain adaptation, neuroepidemiological approaches to the causes, biomarkers and consequences of brain aging, advanced data reduction analyses

Sarah Ross, PhD
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Understanding the functional organization of spinal microcircuits using molecular genetic, electrophysiological, optogenetic & behavioral approaches

Ethan Rossi, PhD
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The living human retina and visual system in health and disease through the development and application of advanced ophthalmic imaging technologies

David Rothstein, MD
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Immunoregulation: Focusing on regulatory and inflammatory B cells in transplant and autoimmune models, and their use as biomarkers in transplantation; as well as pathways by which regulatory T cells can be enhanced relative to Teffector cells

Maria Rubio, MD, PhD
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Understanding the functional organization of spinal microcircuits using molecular genetic, electrophysiological, optogenetic & behavioral approaches