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Path-Immuno - James Versalovic Lab

Houston, Texas

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Path-Immuno - James Versalovic Lab
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James Versalovic, M.D., Ph.D.

James Versalovic, M.D., Ph.D.Principal Investigator
Tel: 832-824-2213
Fax: 832-825-1165
E-mail: jamesv@bcm.edu

Mailing Address:
Texas Children’s Hospital
Feigin Center
1102 Bates Avenue
Suite 830, Feigin Center
Houston, TX 77030

Research Interests

Education/Background:

B.A., Plan II Honors Program, University of Texas at Austin, TX.

Ph.D., Cell and Molecular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX.

Postdoctoral Fellow with Dr. David Y. Graham, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

Residency in Clinical Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.

Fellow in Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Postdoctoral Fellow with Dr. James G. Fox, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA.

Fellow in Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Postdoctoral Fellow with Dr. James G. Fox, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA.


Positions:

Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston, MA)

  • Resident in Clinical Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1996-1998.
  • Chief Resident in Clinical Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1998.
  • Assistant Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1999-2001.
  • Assistant Director of Microbiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1999-2001.
  • Director of Molecular Diagnostics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2000-2001.

Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA)

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology, 1999-2001.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Comparative Medicine, 1997-1999.
  • Research Scientist, Division of Comparative Medicine, 1999-2001.

Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

Academic Titles

  • Milton J. Finegold Professor of Pathology & Immunology, 2009-present.
  • Professor of Pathology, 2009-present.
  • Professor of Pediatrics, 2009 – present
  • Professor of Molecular Virology & Microbiology, 2009-present.
  • Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics, 2009-present.

Graduate Programs

  • Faculty Advisor, Molecular Virology & Microbiology Graduate Program, 2001-to present.
  • Faculty Advisor, Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Program, 2002-to present.
  • Faculty Advisor, Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine (TBMM) Program, 2005-present.

Leadership Positions

  • Investigator, Texas Medical Center Digestive Diseases Center, 2002-present.
  • Investigator, Biology of Inflammation Center, 2002-present.
  • Co-Director, MD/PhD Program, Baylor College of Medicine, 2004-present.
  • Director, Functional Genomics and Proteomics Core, Texas Medical Center Digestive Diseases Center, 2010-present.

Texas Children's Hospital (Houston, TX)

  • Head, Department of Pathology, 2009 - present
  • Chief, Pathology Services, 2009 – present
  • Director, Texas Children’s Microbiome Center, 2009 - present
  • Director, Division of Molecular Pathology, 2006 - present

Other Leadership Positions

  • Vice President of Research, Board of Trustees, Houston Gulf Coast/South Texas Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), 2006-2007.
  • Board of Directors, International Scientific Association for Probiotics and Prebiotics, 2006-present.

Publications

Links of Interest