2009 Clinical Scholars

Carlos Alvarez, Pharm.D., M.S.C.S.

Carlos Alvarez, Pharm.D.

Carlos Alvarez, Pharm.D., is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Pharmacy.

Nicol Bush, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Nicol Bush, M.D.

Nicol Bush, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Urology, Division of Pediatric Urology. She received a Spring 2009 Children’s Medical Center Foundation CCRAC (Children’s Clinical Research Advisory Committee) pilot grant for a study titled “Topiramate-Induced Nephrolithiasis.”

Linda Calvillo-King, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.C.S.

Linda Calvillo-King, M.D., M.P.H.

Linda Calvillo-King, M.D., M.P.H., is an Assistant Professor in the UT Southwestern Medical Center Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Medicine.

Benjamin Chong, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Benjamin Chong, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Benjamin Chong, M.D., M.S.C.S., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Chong received a Fall 2008 NCTCTSI Pilot Award for a pilot study titled “Signaling Pathways in Cutaneous Lupus.”

David Gerber, M.D., M.S.C.S.

David Gerber, M.D., M.S.C.S.

David Gerber, M.D., M.S.C.S., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Gerber received a Fall 2008 NCTCTSI Pilot Award for a pilot study titled “Characterization of the Effects of Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptor (PDGFR)-Targeted Therapies for the Treatment of Lung Cancer.”

Timothy McCavit, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Timothy McCavit, M.D.

Timothy McCavit, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology-Oncology, at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Srikanth Muppidi, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Srikanth Muppidi, M.D.

Srikanth Muppidi, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Herb Phelan, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Herb Phelan, M.D., M.S.C.S.

Herb Phelan, M.D., M.S.C.S., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burn, and Critical Care. Dr. Phelan received a Spring 2009 NCTCTSI Pilot Award for a pilot study titled “The Delayed vs. Early Enoxaparin Prophylaxis (DEEP) Study after Traumatic Brain Injury: A Randomized, Double-Blinded, Placebo Controlled Pilot Trial.”