Clinical trials, biomarker evaluation, diagnostic test evaluation, statistical genetics, nonparametric statistics, biostatistics.
Assessment of compressive nerve and spinal lesions with electromyography, and outcome and prevention interventions in disabilities.
I research the Neurobiology of Mental Illness with a focus on Schizophrenia. My research also involves projects on Primate Neurogenesis, Neuroinflammation, and Molecular Human Brain Development.
Clinical Research focusing on Pediatric and Adolescent Vaccine Trials, antiviral therapeutic trials and epidemiologic studies of pediatric respiratory viral infections.
Diabetes and its complications, lipid disorders, obesity, metabolism, metabolic bones diseases including osteoporosis
Experimental biomechanics of the upper and lower extremities as related to the function of normal, diseased and surgically repaired soft tissues and joints.
Structure and Mechanism of Membrane Bound Transport Proteins
Host defense against intracellular pathogens, B cell responses, immunological memory
Intracellular signaling via InsP3 receptors and their regulation by the ubiquitin/proteasome pathway and Bcl-2 family proteins.
Occupational injury prevention; Sports and recreational injury prevention; Biomechanics research; Injury rehabilitation research
Clinical assessment of the utility of diagnostic imaging studies.
Medical economics, quality improvement, and health services research.
Major depression and co-morbid disorders, behavior, gene expression, genetics, pharmacogenetics, biomarkers.
hearing loss, intracranial hypertension, Menieres disease; Study of the Brainstem Auditory Efferent Pathways Anatomy and Physiology