Courtney Andersen studies the role of estrogen receptor-alpha in ovarian cancer.
Chris Barnes investigates the structural details by which transcription factor activity regulates RNA Polymerase II during the universal process of eukaryotic gene expression.
Soma Jobaggy studies nitrated fatty acid pharmacology and the antioxidant response in hypertensive end-organ damage.
Allison Nagle studies growth factor receptor signaling in breast cancer.
Ron Bernardi

Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital


Graduated: 2002
Vitamin D in Cancer Therapy: Mechanistic Studies and Novel Combinations

After graduation, in their own words:

After graduation from the MD/PhD program, I moved to Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas for my residency in pediatrics and fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology.  I have stayed on as faculty and am now an assistant professor.



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Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings

Outcomes:  Time to disseration, last five graduating classes:  4.5 years, Completion Rate: 84.8%

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty four consecutive years

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