Professor and Kyle and Josephine Morrow Endowed Chair
Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Vice President and Dean of Research
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States


Post-Doctoral Fellowship at California Institute Of Technology
PhD from Columbia University
BS from Vanderbilt University

Professional Interests

  • Vascular remodeling and heart morphogenesis in early vertebrate embryos
  • Mammalian Genetics
  • Biomedical Imaging
  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Cardiovascular Sciences

Professional Statement

The work in the Dickinson lab is focused on understanding the mechanisms underlying congenital birth defects and the genetic basis for disease. Our lab utilizes live cell and intravital imaging using confocal, multiphoton, Optical Coherence Tomography, Optical Projection Tomography, microCT and Lightsheet microscopy to study cardiovascular development, angiogenesis, vessel remodeling and tissue development.

Selected Publications


Baylor College of Medicine Faculty Senate