Glendale, AZ Faculty Researchers

Arizona College of Optometry (AZCOPT)
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM)
College of Dental Medicine-AZ (CDMA)
College of Health Sciences (CHS)
College of Graduate Studies (CGS) 
College of Pharmacy-Glendale (CPG)
College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM)




Research and Scholarly Interests

Addy, LauraAZCOPTClinical optometry; Low vision rehabilitation
Putnam, NicoleAZCOPTVision science and optics
Vasudevan, BalamuraliAZCOPTDry eye, myopia, contact lens, clinical vision science
Hobbs, BrianneAZCOPTPublic Health, Ethics, and Clinical Optometry
Call, GeraldAZCOMDrosophila; Anesthesia; behavior; Parkinson's; nicotine; Ischemia reperfusion
Gonzalez, FernandoAZCOMProteolysis and Fungal Virulence
Aryeh GrossmanAZCOMPaleontologist studying the effect of climate on evolution and structure of Neogene mammal communities
Grow, WadeAZCOMNeuromuscular synapse development
Heesy, ChristopherAZCOMFunction and evolution of vertebrate neurosensory structures
Hnida, JohnAZCOMCoccidia of mammals and reptiles
Smith, HeatherAZCOMCraniodental morphology and evolution in humans, nonhuman primates, and turtles
Jentarra, GarilynAZCOMAlzheimer's disease and Rett syndrome
Kaufman, JasonAZCOMExperimental neuroimaging and neurohistology
Lawson, KathrynAZCOMRole of cell adhesion proteins in the development of oral cancer
Norris, JeffreyAZCOMLung Cancer, Kras, Western Diet, Circulating Hormones, Immune Surveillance
Nydam, RandallAZCOMLepidosauromorphan evolution and ultrasound in medical education
Olson, Christopher R.AZCOMVocal and Auditory Learning
Plochocki, JeffreyAZCOMBone fracture risk, Obesity and type II diabetes, Joint health, Clinical anatomy
Revill, AnnAZCOMRespiratory neurophysiology
VandenBrooks, JohnAZCOMEffects of variation in atmospheric oxygen on animal physiology, development, and evolution; Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
Worden, KatherineAZCOMResearch in the field of Osteopathic Medicine. Recent studies include treatment of cerebral palsy, plagiocephaly, otitis media, anxiety and immune function, wounded veterans, and the Physiology of Somatic dysfunction. Member of DO TOUCH.Net, Physician Based Reserach Network, completing the Clinical Trials on the Safety and Efficacy of OMT.
Francis, JohnCDMAPeriodontal Diseases, Periimplantitis, Bone Regeneration, GTR
Brobeck, TeresaCHSSpeech, language, cognitive and swallowing disorders in adults.
Buhlman, LoriCHSExploring Parkin loss-of-function pathology in Drosophila
Chamberlain, JaredCHSPsychology and the Law
Christensen, StephanieCHSLanguage, cognition, and social participation in people with aphasia and cognitive-linguistic disorders
Flint, MelissaCHSgrief and loss, bereavement, Marfan Syndrome and related disorders, hoarding in the elderly
Freeman, DeniseCHSBiomechanics , Foot Function and Adult Education
Hull, ElizabethCHSEpigenetic regulation of oncogenesis
Jansen, KateCHSHealth Psychology; Integrated Care; Human Sexuality
Myers, KentCHSAlheimer's disease and aquatic therapy
Powell, JessicaCHSNeuropsychology and neurodegenerative diseases
Soby, ScottCHSenvironmental microbiology, secondary metabolites with anti-fungal or insecticidal activity
Wellensiek, BrianCHSProtein translation and vaccine enhancement
Wissman, LanceCHSLower extremity anatomical varients and pathologies
Wolford, LauraCHSEducation methodology; Vocal function; Prosody
Virden, ThomasCHSMarfan Syndrome, Alzheimer's Disease, Psychopharmacology, Hoarding, Impact of Performance on Spectators.
Bowman, Bill JCPGPharmaceutics, Teaching & Learning, Student Development
Buckley, KelseyCPGDiabetes and Pharmacy Teaching
Early, NicoleCPGGeriatrics, Teaching and Learning, Underserved Populations
Gurney, MaryCPGPharmacy Law, Patient Engagement, Patient Voice, Interprofessional Education
Jordan, MelanieCPGAreas of research interest include pharmacy compouding and sterile products, veterinary drug product compounding and stability, and natural products.
Peckham, AlyssaCPGGabapentin abuse; opioid abuse; prescription drug abuse; substance abuse; psychiatry
Pogge, ElizabethCPGBehavioral Modification; Geriatrics; Cardiology; Nutrition
Rupp, MichaelCPGMedication Safety Management and Quality Assessment
Yao, MingyiCPGCardiovascular phamracology; Drug development; Thrombospondin 1 and CD47
Hofmeister, ErikCVMEvidence-based practice
Kreisler, RachaelCVMShelter Medicine; Infectious disease; Geographic Information Systems; Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Murthy, Ashlesh KCVMmucosal immunity; pathogenesis; inflammation; allergy and asthma; infection; bacterial; respiratory; sexually transmitted disease; Chlamdyia
Okwumabua, OgiCVMMolecular mechanism of microbial pathogenesis; Whole genome sequencing of pathogenic bacteria; Diagnostic reagents development; Mechanism of antimicrobial resistance and resistance transfer process.
Riede, TobiasAZCOMmotor control, behavioral neuroscience/neuroethology, neurophysiology, biomechanics
Stackhouse, NancyCVMOutcomes Assessment, Day-One Readiness, Pre-Clinic Readiness, Empathy
Woods, CraigCVMComparative research, immunotherapeutics, bioscaffolds, antivenoms, antitoxins