Clinical Translational Research Forum

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This Forum, originally organized by Dr. Paul Fadel, began during the Fall 2015 Semester. The purpose was to update the growing amount of clinical translational interdisciplinary research which was being conducted here at UT Arlington. Individual research projects and activities are presented during the Forum. These presentations are listed below:

2016-2017

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2015-2016

Researcher: Asha Vas (non-UTA)
Specialty: Abstract Thinking Following Traumatic Brain Injury: Advances in
Assessment and Training
College: Occupational Therapy Department, Texas Woman’s University

Researcher: Paul Fadel
Specialty: Targeting Sympathetic Overactivity in CKD Patients: Mecahnisms & Novel Therapies
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Kimberly Bowles
Specialty: The Genomic Core Facility: Promoting Research Collaboration
College: Genomics Core Facility, Department of Biology

Researcher: Jian Huang
Specialty: From GWAS to Cell Models – METTL21C a Gene with Roles in Bone and Skeletal Muscle
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation


Researcher: Hanli Liu
Specialty: Near Infrared Spectroscopy for Biomedical Applications
College: College of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering

Researcher: Chris Ray
Specialty: Evidence-Based, Prescriptive Approach for Postural Control: Improving Outcomes in a Multifaceted Syndrome
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Rhonda Prisby (non-UTA)
Specialty: The Coupled Nature of the Vascular and Skeletal Systems
College: N/A

Researcher: Mike Nelson
Specialty: Overview of Research and Techniques
College: Department of Kinesiology

Researcher: Edith Pituskin (non-UTA)
Specialty: Cardio-Oncology, Cardiovascular Consequences of Cancer Therapies
College: N/A

Researcher: Wesley Tucker (non-UTA)
Specialty: High-Intensity Interval Exercise Preconditioning Protects Endothelial Function Following a High-Fat Breakfast
College: N/A

Researcher: Paul Bhella (non-UTA)
Specialty: Echocardiography, Cardiothoracic Imaging, and Non-Invasive Cardiology, Exercise Physiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation
College: N/A

Researcher: Matthew Brothers
Specialty: Advanced Physiology of Exercise
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Marco Brotto
Specialty: Muscle and Bone Physiology, Sarcopenia and Excitation Contraction Coupling
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Kathryn Daniel
Specialty: Chronic Kidney Disease in Older Adults and Technology Adoption by Older Adults
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Paul Fadel
Specialty: Neural Cardio-Vascular Control in Health and Disease
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Robert Gatchel
Specialty: Comorbidity of Physical and Mental Health Conditions; Etiology, Assessment, and Treatment of Chronic Pain Behavior; Evaluation of Stress-Management Treatment Techniques; and Psychophysiological Concomitants of Stress and Emotion
College: College of Science

Researcher: Hanli Liu
Specialty: Medical Instrumentation and Imaging; Minimally-Invasive and Noninvasive Spectroscopy and Imaging of Tissue; Optical Diffuse Imaging for Cancer Prognosis and Brain Activities
College: College of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering

Researcher: Mark Haykowsky
Specialty: Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation Medicine; Geriatric Nursing Research
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: David Keller
Specialty: Cardiovascular Physiology
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Subhrangsu Mandal
Specialty: Histone Modification; Epigenetics and Tumor Microenvironment: Functions of MLL Histone Methylases in Gene Expression, Hypoxia Signaling, Angiogenesis, and Cancer; Steroid Hormone Signaling and Molecular Endocrinology: MLL Histone Methylases in Estrogen Signaling, Blood Cholesterol and Cancer; Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDC): Identification, Risk Assessment and Epigenetic Mechanism; Gene Therapy: Develop Novel Targeted Gene Therapy (Cell Culture and Mice Models); Drug Development: Screen Small Molecules, Metal-complexes in Apoptosis and Hormonal Assays (Cell Culture and Mice Models)
College: College of Science

Researcher: Priscila Cacola
Specialty: Motor Development Assessments in Infancy and Childhood
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Chris Ray
Specialty: Development of Innovative Rehabilitation Programs Focused on Reducing Falls in Older Adults; Examination of the Physiological Differences between Sighted and Legally Blind Older Adults to Develop Interventions that will Improve Functional Independence and Quality of Life within this Population
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Researcher: Michael Cho
Specialty: Cellular Biomechanics and Multi-Content 3D Image Analysis
College: College of Engineering

Researcher: Jasdeep Kaur
Specialty: Neural Control of the Vasculature during Muscle Metroreflex Activation
College: N/A

Researcher: Robert Toto
Specialty: Principal Investigator of The Center for Translational Medicine (CTM)
College: UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Researcher: Marco Brotto
Specialty: Molecular Mechanisms of Muscle Aging
College: College of Nursing and Health Innovation