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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address SHEL 1205 Zip 2182
Phone  (205) 996-5973
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Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Center  Comp Arthritis, MSK, Bone & Autoimmunity Ctr  Comp Arthritis, MSK, Bone & Autoimmunity Ctr Professor
Center  Comprehensive Diabetes Center  Comprehensive Diabetes Center Professor
Center  Comprehensive Cancer Center  Comprehensive Cancer Center Professor
Center  Center for AIDS Research  Center for AIDS Research Professor
Center  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci Professor
Center  Nutrition Sciences Research  Nutrition Obesity Res Ctr (NORC) Professor
Center  Ctr for Exercise Medicine (Org Ret)  Ctr for Exercise Medicine (Org Ret) Professor
Primary  Cell, Developmntl, & Integrative Biology  Cell, Developmntl, & Integrative Biology Professor

Graduate Biomedical Sciences Affiliations
Biochemistry and Structural Biology 
Cell, Molecular, & Developmental Biology 
Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine 

Biographical Sketch 
McGill University, B.SC. in Biochemistry, 1980 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, PhD in Pharmacology, 1985

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
ACS, APS, ADA, ASBMB  Society Member   
American Journal of Physiology  Editorial Board   

Research/Clinical Interest
Role of Lipid Mediators in Signal Transduction
Beta-Cell Apoptosis Bone Metabolism Insulin Resistance/Diabetes

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID

Islets, signal transduction, iPLA2, bone, protease inhibitors