Program Co-Directors

A photo of Albert Berrebi.
Albert S Berrebi, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Vice President for Research, Research & Graduate Education
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-2357
A photo of A. Courtney DeVries-Nelson.
A. Courtney DeVries-Nelson, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Medicine
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Vice President for Faculty Mentoring, Research & Graduate Education
Phone
304-293-5843

Preceptors

A photo of A. Courtney DeVries-Nelson.
A. Courtney DeVries-Nelson, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Medicine
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Vice President for Faculty Mentoring, Research & Graduate Education
Phone
304-293-5843
A photo of Judith Feinberg.
Judith Feinberg, MD
West Virginia University
Positions
Vice Chair, Research & Professor, Infectious Diseases, Medicine
Professor, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-293-5255
A photo of Kevin Larkin.
Kevin T. Larkin, PhD, ABPP
West Virginia University
Position
Professor, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Phone
304-293-5323
A photo of Randy Nelson.
Randy Nelson, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor & Chair, Department of Neuroscience
Hazel Ruby McQuain Chair for Neurological Research; Director, Basic Science Research, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-1723
A photo of Visvanathan Ramamurthy.
Visvanathan Ramamurthy, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor & Chairman, Biochemistry
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-8411
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Karen Anderson, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Associate Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-2001
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Werner Geldenhuys, PhD, MS
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-581-1683
A photo of Bernard Schreurs.
Bernard G Schreurs, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor; Director, West Virginia Alzheimer's Disease Registry, Department of Neuroscience
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Director, West Virginia Alzheimer's Disease Registry, Physiology and Pharmacology
Phone
304-293-0497
A photo of Vincent Setola.
Vincent S. Setola, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
PI/Director - Laboratory of Neuroscience and Genetics of Substance Abuse, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Phone
304-293-1512
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Ariel Agmon, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-293-0602
A photo of Charles Anderson.
Charles Anderson, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-293-6290
A photo of Nicholas Brandmeir.
Nicholas Brandmeir, MD, MS
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-598-6127
A photo of Candice Brown.
Candice M. Brown, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-0589
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Andrew M. Dacks, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-3205
A photo of Nilanjana Dwibedi.
Nilanjana Dwibedi, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Associate Professor with Tenure, Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy
Phone
304-293-0228
A photo of Victor Finomore.
Victor Finomore, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-293-5378
A photo of Scott Galster.
Scott Galster, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Director of Human Performance, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
A photo of Robert Goodman.
Robert L Goodman, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Physiology and Pharmacology
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-1496
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Valeriya Gritsenko, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Human Performance - Physical Therapy
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-7719
A photo of Stanley Hileman.
Stanley M Hileman, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Physiology and Pharmacology
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Associate Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-1502
A photo of Jason Huber.
Jason D. Huber, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-1474
A photo of Kimberly Kelly.
Kimberly M. Kelly, PhD, MS
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Pharmaceutical Systems & Policy
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-1453
A photo of Saravanan Kolandaivelu.
Saravanan Kolandaivelu, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Phone
304-598-5484
A photo of Gregory Konat.
Gregory W. Konat, PhD, MS, LM
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry
Professor Emeritus, Department of Neuroscience
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
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James J. Mahoney, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor/Clinical Neuropsychologist, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-598-4740
A photo of Gordon Meares.
Gordon P. Meares, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-6260
A photo of Xuefang Ren.
Xuefang "Sophie" Ren, MD/PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Research Assistant Professor; Director, Experimental Stroke Core, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-581-1892
A photo of Usha Sambamoorthi.
Usha Sambamoorthi, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-1451
A photo of David Smith.
David M Smith, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Associate Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-9521
A photo of Peter Stoilov.
Peter Stoilov, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Member, WVU Cancer Institute Research Programs
Phone
304-293-6334
A photo of Edwin Wan.
Edwin Wan
West Virginia University
Positions
Assistant Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Cell Biology
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-293-6293
A photo of Shuo Wang.
Shuo Wang, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Assistant Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
A photo of Sergiy Yakovenko.
Sergiy Yakovenko, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Human Performance - Exercise Physiology
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-7316
A photo of HanTing Zhang.
HanTing "Hunter" Zhang, MD, PhD
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Associate Professor, Physiology and Pharmacology
Associate Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Phone
304-293-1488
A photo of Wanhong Zheng.
Wanhong Zheng, MD, MSc, MA
West Virginia University
Positions
Associate Professor, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Phone
304-293-5323
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Daniel McNeil
West Virginia University
Position
Dental Practice & Rural Health

Clinical Immersion

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Marc W. Haut, PhD, ABPP-CN
West Virginia University
Positions
Professor, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute (SOM)
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Professor, WVU Cancer Institute Clinics
Phone
304-293-6276
A photo of Kevin Larkin.
Kevin T. Larkin, PhD, ABPP
West Virginia University
Position
Professor, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry
Phone
304-293-5323

Special Topic Mentors

A photo of Mark Paternostro.
Mark Paternostro, PhD
West Virginia University
Position
Professor, Associate Chair of Education, Physiology and Pharmacology
Phone
304-293-1513

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