Parks Lab - Studying intracellular cholesterol trafficking and its role in cellular signaling and lipogenesis and the role of lipid metabolism in chronic disease pathogenesis
Education Program Involvement
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology PhD
Program Research Interest: Signal transduction in cancer and inflammation, Nucleic acid metabolism in cancer and inflammation, Redox biology, Metabolic diseases such as diabetes and atherosclerosis
Program Research Interest: Identification of genetic variants that contribute to complex disease, Gene-environment interactions, Epigenetics, Genetic epidemiology, Bioinformatics
Integrative Physiology and Pharmacology PhD
Program Research Interest: Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Cardiovascular Physiology and Hypertension, Regenerative Medicine, Neuro- and Behavioral Pharmacology, Cancer Therapeutics Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Lifespan Physiology.