Inaugural PDA Research Grant
Jamie McCall, PhD, was the recipient of the inaugural Postdoctoral Researcher Grant. Dr. McCall is a Postdoctoral Researcher in Dr. John Barnett’s laboratory in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Cell Biology. The title of her research grant was "Prenatal Cadmium Exposure and Obesity."
Dr. McCall’s research interests involve the development of a comprehensive understanding of signaling pathways that are dysregulated in human diseases. Currently, the focus of her research is studying immunomodulation and molecular signaling after prenatal cadmium exposure on immune function of neonatal and adult offspring.