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Core Faculty
Training Faculty

Gilles Clermont
Critical Care, UPMC
Medical Director of the Pittsburgh Center for Inflammation and Regeneration Modeling (CIRM).
clermontg@ccm.upmc.edu


Brent Doiron
Mathematics
Theoretical investigations of the influence of fluctuations and synchrony on neural coding.
bdoiron@pitt.edu


Michael Grabe
Biological Sciences
Mechanical properties of ion channels and transporters as well as their interactions with cellular membranes.
mdgrabe@pitt.edu


David Hackam
Pediatric Surgery, UPMC
Understanding the mechanisms governing the migration of intestinal epithelial cells during conditions of intestinal inflammation, such as necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), Crohn's disease and infection.
David.Hackam@chp.edu


Qi Mi
Health & Rehabilitation Science
Developing mathematical models of relevance to sports training and injury rehabilitation, spinal cord injury, diabetic foot ulcers, and other settings in which inflammation and tissue damage/healing are implicated.
pittmiqi@gmail.com


William Troy
Mathematics
Integrodifferential equation models of large scale neuronal activity.
troy@math.pitt.edu


Yoram Vodovotz
Surgery, Immunology, UPMC
Acute inflammation in vitro, in vivo, and in silico in settings as diverse as sepsis, trauma, cancer, vascular biology, wound healing, infectious and neurodegenerative diseases. neurodegenerative diseases.
vodovotzy@upmc.edu

Postdocs
Sarah LukensMathematics
Modeling influenza A virus infection in humans, modeling systemic inflammation resulting from septic challenge, and dynamical systems approaches to understanding biological flow fields.
slukens@pitt.eduRobert RosenbaumMathematics
The role of short term depression in altering information transfer and neuronal variability including implications for Parkinson's disease and deep brain stimulation therapy, balanced networks with spatiallydependent recurrent connections.
robertr@pitt.edu
Graduate Students
Jeffrey DunworthMathematicsUndergraduate Students
Alumni (Postdocs)
Alumni (Graduate Students)

— 2012 —
Daniel Smith  National Institutes of Health
Lucy Spardy  Mathematical Biosciences Institute
— 2011 —
Aushra Abouzeid
Justin Dunmyre  University of Michigan
Sherry Linn
— 2010 —
Pamela Reitsma
— 2009 —
Callie Johnson  Pitt Bioengineering

