Secondary Faculty A-L: Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Ume L. Abbas, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-2900

Robert Legare Atmar, M.D.

Professor and Interim Chief, Section of Infectious Diseases

Phone

  • (713) 798-6849

Respiratory viral pathogens; Enteric viruses and environmental virology

David B. Bates

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-7747

Chromosome dynamics, molecular mechanisms of DNA replication, and cell cycle control in E. coli

Maria Elena Bottazzi, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine

Phone

  • (832) 824-0510

Major W Bradshaw, M.D.

Dir, Global Health Prg

Herbert L DuPont, M.D.

Adjunct Professor

Phone

  • (832) 355-4122

Prevention of enteric infectious diseases

David Y Graham, M.D., M.A.C.G.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-0971

Interaction of infectious agents and the gastrointestinal tract; Gastrointestinal effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)…

Richard J Hamill, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-0206

Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome; Fungal infections

Christophe Herman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-2126

Epigenetic inheritance and phenotypic variability

Peter Jay Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.

Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine

Phone

  • (713) 798-1199

Drug and Vaccine Delivery; Tropical Medicine

Kathryn Marie Jones, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Yi Li, Ph.D., M.S., B.S.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3963

Breast cancer initiation and progression; Wnt signaling and cancer stem cells; Breast Cancer Prevention; JAK-STAT signaling in breast cancer

Job E. Lopez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Secondary Faculty M-Z: Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Flor Munoz-Rivas, M.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5248

Pediatric infectious diseases

Kristy Orsburn Murray, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Daniel M Musher, M.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Infectious diseases; Pathogenesis of bacterial infections and host responses

Timothy Gerald Palzkill, Ph.D.

Chairman/Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5609

Protein structure/function and functional genomics

Shital Mahendra Patel, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3793

Vaccine preventable diseases

Silke Paust, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

B V Venkatar Prasad, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-5686

Protein Structure-Function and Protein Folding; Virology, biochemistry, immunology and cell biology of viral and microbial pathogen…

Cliona M Rooney, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (832) 824-4693

Virus-specific T cells for treatment of viral diseases

Susan M Rosenberg, Ph.D.

Ben F. Love Chair in Cancer Research

Phone

  • (713) 798-6924

Molecular mechanisms of genome instability in evolution, antibiotic resistance, and cancer

Barbara Wells Trautner, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director, Clinical Research

Urinary tract infections; Healthcare-associated infections; Antimicrobial stewardship

Francis T.F. Tsai, D.Phil.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-8668

Protein Structure-Function and Protein Folding; Structural Biology and Macromolecular Assemblies; Cryo-electron Microscopy and Tomography…

James Versalovic, M.D., Ph.D.

Milton J. Finegold Professor

Phone

  • (832) 824-3710

Microbial Genomics, Human Microbiome and Metagenomics, Mucosal Immunity, Gut Inflammation and Intestinal Neoplasia

Qizhi Cathy Yao, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery

Phone

  • (713) 798-1765

HIV vaccines; Pancreatic cancer pathogenesis; Nanoparticle targeted delivery

Boris Yoffe, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 794-7546

Pathogenesis of virus-induced hepatitis; Viral hepatitis and pathogenesis of liver diseases; Translational research in liver disease…

Edward John Young, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 794-7589