Jeffrey Edberg

Jeffrey Fredberg

Professor of Bioengineering and Physiology in the Department of Environmental Health

Diseases: Asthma Research: Identification of the mechanical basis of airway and lung parenchymal function at the levels of organ, tissue, cell, and protein.

Yonatan Grad

Yonatan Grad

Melvin J. and Geraldine L. Glimcher Associate Professor Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Diseases: Gonorrhea, Dengue virus, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Staphylococcus aureus Research: How pathogens evolve and spread through populations using a combination and experimental methods.

Adam Haber

Adam Haber

Assistant Professor of Computational Biology and Environmental Health
Department of Environmental Health

Diseases: Asthma Research: Using computational and machine learning approaches to analyze single-cell genomics data in order to investigate the differential impact of environmental exposures, particularly the household allergens mold and dust mites, on rare airway cell types which triggers chronic lung inflammation and asthma.

Gokhan S. Hotamisligil

Gökhan Hotamisligil

James Stevens Simmons Professor of Genetics and Metabolism
Department of Molecular Metabolism, Department of Nutrition

Diseases: Diabetes, Insulin resistance, Obesity, Atherosclerosis Research: Regulatory pathways which control energy metabolism.

Sheng Tony Hui

Sheng (Tony) Hui

Assistant Professor Department of Molecular Metabolism

Department of Molecular Metabolism Diseases: Cancer cachexia, Obesity, Diabetes Research: Applying and developing metabolomics and metabolic flux methods to understand the regulation of body weight, focusing on the body weight loss in cancer patients (cancer cachexia)

Phyllis Kanki

Phyllis Kanki

Mary Woodard Lasker Professor of Health Sciences
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Diseases: HIV/AIDS Research: Explores viral mechanisms for the differences in observed biology between HIV-2 and HIV-1. Studies on the impact of Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya virus on neonatal outcomes and natural and vaccinations induced immunity to SARS-CoV-2.

C. Ronald Kahn

C. Ronald Kahn

Affiliate - Mary K. Iacocca Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine

Diseases: Diabetes and Obesity Research: Insulin signal transduction and mechanisms of altered signaling in diabetes and metabolic disease.