Chairman of Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology

Norman Harris, PhD

Norman Harris, PhD

Professor and Chair of Molecular and Cellular Physiology

Faculty

J. Steven Alexander, PhD

J. Steven Alexander, PhD

Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Diana Cruz, PhD

Diana Cruz, PhD

Assistant Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Ana Maria Dragoi, MD, PhD

Ana Maria Dragoi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research in Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Research at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center
Lynn Harrison

Lynn Harrison

Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Christopher Pattillo,  PhD

Christopher Pattillo, PhD

Associate Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Karen Stokes, PhD

Karen Stokes, PhD

Associate Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Assistant Director of the CCDS in Scientific Excellence

Adjunct Faculty

MD Shenuarin Bhuiyan, PhD

MD Shenuarin Bhuiyan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pathology
Paari Dominic, MD

Paari Dominic, MD

Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Assistant Director of the CCDS in Clinical and Translational Research
Christopher Kevil, PhD

Christopher Kevil, PhD

Vice Chancellor for Research, Dean of School of Graduate Studies
A. Wayne Orr, PhD

A. Wayne Orr, PhD

Professor and Director of the Research Division for Pathology and Translational Pathobiology, Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Diseases and Sciences
Yuping Wang, MD

Yuping Wang, MD

Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Paul Weinberger, MD

Paul Weinberger, MD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, Director of ArkLaTex Center for Voice Airway and Swallowing

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Randa Eshaq, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Harris Laboratory
(318) 675-6024
reshaq@lsuhsc.edu

Minsup Lee, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Harris Laboratory
(318) 675-6024
mlee15@lsuhsc.edu

Kara Lind, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Harrison Laboratory
(318) 675-4224
klind@lsuhsc.edu

Nabil Rashdan, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Pattillo Laboratory
(318) 675-6975
nrashd@lsuhsc.edu

Bandana Shrestha, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Pattillo Laboratory
(318) 675-6975
bshre1@lsuhsc.edu

Winny Yun, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Alexander Laboratory
(318) 675-4150
jyun@lsuhsc.edu

Research Staff

Natalie Burford

Research Associate
Cruz Laboratory
(318) 675-4212
nburfo@lsuhsc.edu

Jerryca Law

Research Associate
Stokes Laboratory
(318) 675-4162
jlaw@lsuhsc.edu

Wenli Leskova

Research Associate
Harris Laboratory
(318) 675-6024
wzhang@lsuhsc.edu

Shantel Vital

svital@lsuhsc.edu

Administrative Staff

Dawn Ward

Business Manager
(318) 675-6010
dward1@lsuhsc.edu

Monica Stroy

Assistant Business Manager
(318) 675-6012
mstroy@lsuhsc.edu

Deborah Fausto

Coordinator of Academic Area
(318) 675-6011
dfaust1@lsuhsc.edu

Dr. Karen Stokes guides students in the lab

Faculty & Staff

Molecular and Cellular Physiology