Personnel

Collaborators

Hanli Liu, Ph.D.
UT Arlington Photo

Hanli Liu, Ph.D.

Professor, Bioengineering
UT Arlington
hanli@uta.edu

Research Interests
Bioinstrumentation, biomedical optics for tissue characteristics, tumor diagnosis, medical imaging using near infrared light. See faculty profile

 

 

E. Sally Ward Ober, Ph.D.

E. Sally Ward Ober, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Medicine
Texas A&M University
sally.ward@utsouthwestern.edu
Research Interests
An interdisciplinary approach to generate effective therapeutics for autoimmunity and cancer. This involves a combination of antibody/protein engineering, fluorescence microscopy and in vivo studies in mice.

 

 

Peter Peschke, Ph.D.

Peter Peschke, Ph.D.

Professor, Radiation Oncology
German Cancer Research Center
Heidelberg, Germany

Research Interests
Computed tomography monitoring of radiation-induced lung fibrosis in mice, human glioblastoma and carcinoma xenograft tumors, beneficial effects of combined antiangiogenesis, radiation, and chemotherapy.

 

 

Kevin G. Pinney, Ph.D.
Baylor University

Kevin G. Pinney, Ph.D.

Professor, Chemistry
Baylor University
kevin_pinney@baylor.edu

Research Interests
Organic chemistry, molecular probes for tubulin, radiochemical synthesis, and molecular modeling. See faculty profile

 

 

Robert Timmerman, M.D.

Robert Timmerman, M.D.

Professor, Radiation Oncology, Neurological Surgery
UT Southwestern
robert.timmeran@utsouthwestern.edu

Research Interests
One of the first researchers in the world to use specialized treatment techniques developed for brain tumors to treat cancer in the body. That technique is currently known as stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) or, alternatively, as stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT). See faculty profile

 

 

Mary Lynn Trawick, Ph.D.
Baylor University

Mary Lynn Trawick, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Biochemistry
Baylor University
mary_lynn_trawick@baylor.edu

Research Interests
Design and evaluation of new compounds as therapeutic agents through enzyme kinetics and assays, mammalian cell culture, molecular modeling and protein purification. See faculty profile

 

 

>Dawen Zhao, M.D., Ph.D.

Dawen Zhao, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Cancer Biology
Wake Forest School of Medicine
dawen.zhao@utsouthwestern.edu

Research Interests
In vivo MR imaging of tumor vascular perfusion and permeability and tumor hypoxia in brain tumor models, in vivo multimodal molecular imaging of tumor biomarkers.