Research Faculty and Staff

Research Laboratories Staff and Students 

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Michael Ruppert

Jo and Ben Statler Chair of Breast Cancer Research
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-5246
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Laura F. Gibson

Senior Associate Vice President for Research & Graduate Education; Associate Dean for Research, School of Medicine
Research & Graduate Education, WVU Cancer Institute Administration, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-7206
304-293-7308
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Amanda G Ammer

Research Associate - Microscope Imaging Facility
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-0942
304-293-4667
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Hye Ran Choi

Research Corp Technician
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
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Wentao Deng

Research Associate
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Biochemistry
304-293-6260
304-293-7823
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Chun Lin Dong

Research Specialist Senior - Guo Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-2313
304-293-4667
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Emily J Ellis

Biology Technician - Animal Models and Imaging Facility
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-581-1848
304-293-4667
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Audry Fernandez Gomez

Post Doctoral Fellow - Klinke Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-2111
304-293-7823
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Karen E Hayes

Post Doctoral Fellow - Martinez Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-581-1901
304-293-4667
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Brandon C Jones

Graduate Student - Pugacheva Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-0500
304-293-4667
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Yasser Khouj

Graduate Student - Davis Lab
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-1280
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Xiaobing Liang

Research Specialist Senior - Yu Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-3124
304-293-4667
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Eric W Lundstrom

Mt Temp - Lab Assistant - Davis lab
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-1280
304-293-4667
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Darwin K Maley

Lab Assistant II
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-2099
304-293-4667
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Karen Martin

Research Associate Professor
Neurobiology & Anatomy, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-6965
304-293-4667
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Ivan Martinez

Assistant Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-581-1934
304-293-4667
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Sarah L. McLaughlin

Biological Technician - Animal Models and Imaging Facility
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-0518
304-293-4667
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Terry McManus

Research Associate - Clinical Pharmacology Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-0494
304-293-4667
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Debra Piktel

Biological Technician - Gibson Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-3771
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Kacey K Rhodes

Research Specialist
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
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Brittney Rogers

Lab Technician
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-7728
304-293-6846
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Justine Shaffer

Biology Technician
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-6455
304-293-4667
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Salvi Singh

Graduate Assistant - Guo Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-2313
Xiaoliang Wu Directory Photo

Xiaoliang Wu

Post Doctoral Fellow - Ma Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-581-1758
304-293-4667
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Haixia Yang

Research Specialist - Dr. Ma Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-581-1758
304-293-4667
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Jenny Zheng

Research Assistant - Molecular Medicine Core
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-0493
304-293-4667
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Lin Zhu

Visiting Scholar - Ma Laboratory
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-581-1758
304-293-4667

 


 

Research Programs Members and Leaders

 

 

 

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John B. Barnett

Chair/Professor
Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4029
304-293-7823
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James E. Coad

Professor and Vice-Chair of Pathology; Director, Pathology Laboratory for Translational Medicine
Pathology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1614
304-293-1627
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Barbara S. Ducatman

Professor/Chair & Associate Dean for Faculty Services, Director of WVU National Center of Excellence in Women's Health
Pathology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-7594
304-293-2925
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Kymberly Gyure

Professor of Pathology & Neurology, Vice Chair & Director of Anatomic Pathology and Neuropathology
Pathology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1625
304-293-7596
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Geraldine M. Jacobson

Radiation Oncologist, Professor and Chair, WVU Department of Radiation Oncology
Radiation Oncology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-7227
304-581-1151
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Paul Lockman

Inaugural Douglas Glover Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences & Associate Director for Translational Research - WVU Cancer Institute
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Administration, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Centers for Neuroscience
304-293-0944
304-293-2576
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S. Suresh Madhavan

Chair and Professor
Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1652
304-293-2529
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Michael McCawley

Interim Chair, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences
Leadership, Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-8042
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Peter L. Perrotta

Professor, Medical Director of Clinical Laboratories; Vice Chair, Laboratory Medicine
Pathology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-598-4401
304-598-4166
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Raymond R. Raylman

Professor and Vice Chair, Research
Radiology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1973
304-293-4287
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Charles L. Rosen

Chairman, Professor
Neurosurgery, Centers for Neuroscience, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-598-6127
304-598-6268
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Michael Ruppert

Jo and Ben Statler Chair of Breast Cancer Research
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-5246
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Michael D. Schaller

Chairman
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-9514
304-293-6846
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Hannah W. Hazard

Associate Professor; Associate Chair of Surgery, Cancer Services
Medical Education, WVU Cancer Institute Clinics, Surgery, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-7095
304-293-8881
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Laura F. Gibson

Senior Associate Vice President for Research & Graduate Education; Associate Dean for Research, School of Medicine
Research & Graduate Education, WVU Cancer Institute Administration, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-7206
304-293-7308
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William P. Petros

Gates Wigner Dean of the WVU School of Pharmacy
Office of the Dean, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-0495
304-293-4667
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Kathy Brundage

Director, Flow Cytometry & Single Cell Core Facility
Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-6273
304-293-7823
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Christopher P. Cifarelli

Director, Gamma Knife Program; Assistant Professor
Neurosurgery, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-598-6127
304-598-6442
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Christopher F. Cuff

Director of Core Resources
Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, Research & Graduate Education, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4622
304-293-7823
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Stephenie Kennedy

Associate Director for Cancer Prevention and Control - WVU Cancer Institute
Cancer Prevention and Control, WVU Cancer Institute Administration, Bonnie Wells Wilson Mobile Mammography Program / Bonnie's Bus, Medicine, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-0489
304-293-9211
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James Keresztury

Director, Mountains of Hope Cancer Coalition
Cancer Prevention and Control, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-0481
304-293-9211
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John O. Naim

Director, Clinical Trials Research Unit
Clinical Trials Research Unit, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4944
304-293-8698
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Anne K. Swisher

Director of Scholarship Development; Professor
Human Performance - Physical Therapy, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1319
304-293-7105
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Linda Vona-Davis

Director, Biomedical Master of Science in Health Sciences
Surgery, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education, Research & Graduate Education
304-293-1280
304-293-4711
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Amy R Allen

Assistant Director for Cancer Prevention and Control
Cancer Prevention and Control, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-0488
304-293-9211
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Mary Ellen Conn

Assistant Director for Cancer Prevention and Control
Cancer Prevention and Control, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-9213
304-293-9211
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Sara Jane Gainor

Assistant Director for Cancer Prevention and Control
Cancer Prevention and Control, Bonnie Wells Wilson Mobile Mammography Program / Bonnie's Bus, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-9212
304-293-9211
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Lori A Hazlehurst

Professor (SOP)/Co-Leader of the Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program (MBRCC)
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-3398
304-293-2576
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Yehenew M. Agazie

Associate Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education, Medicine
304-293-7756
304-293-6846
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Erik A. Bey

Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-0948
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Melissa D Blank

Assistant Professor - Psychology
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-8341
304-293-6606
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Elaine Bowen

Extension Specialist
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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Patrick S. Callery

Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1482
304-293-2576
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Vincent Castranova

Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, WVU
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-8236
304-293-2576
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Paul D Chantler

Associate Professor
Human Performance - Exercise Physiology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-0646
304-293-7105
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Michael Craig

Section Chief and Associate Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Clinics, Medicine, Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program Clinical Service, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4229
304-293-2519
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Mark Culp

Assistant Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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Aaron Cumpston

Clinical Specialist - BMT - Inpatient
Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program Clinical Service, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-598-4000 73350
304-598-4073
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Alan M. Ducatman

Professor
Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Occupational Medicine
304-293-3142
304-293-2629
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Timothy Eubank

Associate Professor
Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-0525
304-293-7823
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Cindy Fitch

Extension Specialist
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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Steven M. Frisch

Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-2980
304-293-6846
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Lan Guo

Professor
Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-6455
304-293-4667
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Adam Halasz

Assistant Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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Thomas Hogan

Professor
Medicine, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Section of Hematology / Oncology
304-293-4229
304-293-2519
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Alexey V. Ivanov

Research Assistant Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-4936
304-293-6846
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Pius Joseph

Research Toxicologist -- NIOSH
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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Stanley J. Kandzari

Professor
Surgery, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-2706
304-293-2807
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Kimberly M. Kelly

Associate Professor
Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1453
304-293-2529
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Valery V. Khramtsov

Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4470
304-293-6846
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David Klinke

Adjunct Associate Professor
Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-2111
Sarah Knox Directory Photo

Sarah Knox

Professor
Epidemiology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1058
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Gregory W. Konat

Professor
Neurobiology & Anatomy, Centers for Neuroscience, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Biochemistry
304-293-0594
304-293-8159
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Sobha Kurian

Associate Professor
Medicine, WVU Cancer Institute Clinics, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4229
304-293-2519
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Ginger Layne

Assistant Professor, Section Chief
Radiology, Radiology, Betty Puskar Breast Care Center, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-3091
304-293-3899
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Bingyun Li

Associate Professor
Orthopaedics, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1075
304-293-7070
Jun Liu Directory Photo

Jun Liu

Associate Professor
Physiology and Pharmacology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-1503
304-293-3850
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Patrick Ma

Associate Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Medicine
304-293-4229
304-293-2519
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Karen Martin

Research Associate Professor
Neurobiology & Anatomy, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories
304-293-6965
304-293-4667
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Ivan Martinez

Assistant Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Laboratories, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-581-1934
304-293-4667
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Malcolm David Mattes

Radiation Oncologist, Assistant Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Radiation Oncology
304-598-4706 39094
304-581-1151
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Sam Mukdadi

Associate Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-3110
304-293-6689
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I. Mark Olfert

Associate Professor
Human Performance - Exercise Physiology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-7597
304-293-7105
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Ming Pei

Associate Professor
Orthopaedics, Human Performance - Exercise Physiology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1072
304-293-7070
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Emidio Pistilli

Assistant Professor
Human Performance - Exercise Physiology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-0291
304-293-7105
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Elena N. Pugacheva

Associate Professor
Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Biochemistry
304-293-5295
304-293-4667
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Heimo Riedel

Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1669
304-293-6846
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Yon Rojanasakul

Robert C. Byrd Distinguished Professor & Benedum Distinguished Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-1476
304-293-2576
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Mohamad Adham Salkeni

Assistant Professor
Medicine, WVU Cancer Institute Clinics, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-4229
304-293-2519
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Usha Sambamoorthi

Professor
Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1451
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James M. Sheil

Associate Professor
Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-7416
304-293-7823
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David M Smith

Associate Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-9521
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Peter Stoilov

Associate Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education
304-293-6334
304-293-6846
Grazyna Szklarz Directory Photo

Grazyna D. Szklarz

Associate Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-1473
304-293-2576
Xi Tan Directory Photo

Xi Tan

Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-9315
304-293-2529
Liying Wang Directory Photo

Liying Wang

Adjunct Professor
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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Scott A Weed

Associate Professor
Neurobiology & Anatomy, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs, Cancer Cell Biology Graduate Education, Biochemistry
304-293-3016
304-293-4667
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Nianqiang "Nick" Wu

Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-3326
304-293-6689
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Jing Jie Yu

Research Professor
Biochemistry, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
304-293-8661
304-293-5244
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Cerasela Zoica Dinu

Associate Professor - Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs