Membership into the National Academy of Sciences is one of the highest honors a scientist can receive. Baylor College of Medicine has had nine members inducted into this prestigious academy.

They are:

Dora Angelaki, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-1469

Navigation circuits; Multisensory integration; Computational neuroscience

Arthur L Beaudet, M.D.

Henry and Emma Meyer Chair and Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-4795

Neuronal carnitine deficiency as a risk factor for autism; Prader-Willi and Angelman syndrome; Genotype-phenotype correlations for CHRNA7…

C Thomas Caskey, MD, FACP, FACMG, FRSC

Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3174

The genetic basis of schizophrenia and the discovery of schizophrenia disease genes

Mary K. Estes, Ph.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3585

Human mini-gut cultures to understand gastrointestinal virus-host interactions and mechanisms of pathogenesis and immunity

Bert W O'Malley, M.D.

Chair/Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6205

Hormone action; Coactivator function; Eukaryotic gene expression; Gene therapy; Nanotechnology

Martin M. Matzuk, M.D., Ph.D.

Stuart A. Wallace Chair and Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-6451

Salih J Wakil, Ph.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-4783

Bacteria and Phage; Yeast and Dictyostelium; Mouse and Rat; Protein Structure-Function and Protein Folding; Enzymology; Gene Expression and Regulation…

Huda Yahya Zoghbi, M.D.

Professor and Director, Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute

Phone

  • (713) 798-6558

Neural development, neurodegenerative and neurodevelopmental disorders