Wayne State University

CURES members

Name Rank and affiliations Roles in CURES
Bengt Arnetz, MD, PhD, MPH Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University EMI
Jennifer Beebe-Dimmer, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology and Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University GXE Cancer
Tracie Baker, PhD, DVM Assistant Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University LED
James Blessman, MD, MPH Assistant Professor, Department of Facility Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine COEC
Andrea Cassidy-Bushrow, PhD, MPH Assistant Research Scientist, Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System E3MD
Joseph Caruso, PhD Assistant Professor (Research), Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University EMI
Michele Cote Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Oncology and Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine Career Development Co-Leader, GXE Cancer
Fei Chen, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University GXE Cancer Leader
Malcolm Cutchin, Ph.D. Professor and Chair, Department of Health Care Sciences, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University IHSFC Co-Leader, LED
Alan Dombkowski, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine E3MD
Samiran Ghosh, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Facility Medicine and Public Health Sciences and Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine IHSFC Co-Leader
Carmen Giurgescu, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, Wayne State University LED
James Granneman, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medici E3MD
John Hannigan, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute, Wayne State University Career Development Co-Leader
Jack Harkema, Ph.D., DVM University Distinguished Professor, Department of Pathobiology Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation and Institute for Integrative Toxicology, Michigan State University EMI
Jeffrey Howard, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Geology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Wayne State University GXE Cancer
Samson Jamesdaniel, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University E3MD
K-L Catherine Jen, PhD Professor, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Wayne State University E3MD
Christine Cole Johnson, Ph.D., MPH Chair, Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System Deputy Director, EMI
Paul Kilgore, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University EMI
Thomas Kocarek, Ph.D. Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University E3MD Leader, Pilot Program Leader
Anjaneyulu Kowluru, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University E3MD
Stephen Krawetz, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and CS Mott Center for Human Growth and Development, Wayne State University LED
Susan Land, Ph.D. Associate Professor (Research), Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and CS Mott Center for Human Growth and Development, Wayne State University ESFC
Todd Leff, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Wayne State University School of Medicine E3MD
Phillip Levy, MD, MPH Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine E3MD
Peter Lichtenberg, Ph.D. Professor and Director, Institute of Gerontology and Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute, Wayne State University COEC Co-Leader
Mark Luborsky, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Wayne State University LED
James Luyendyk, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Pathobiology Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation and Institute for Integrative Toxicology, Michigan State University E3MD
Shawn McElmurry, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, Wayne State University EMI
Masako Morishita, Ph.D. Research Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan EMI
Carol Miller, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, Wayne State University E3MD
Sylvie Naar-King, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine E3MD
Christine Neslund-Dudas, Ph.D. Assistant Research Scientist, Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System GXE Cancer
Graham Parker, Ph.D. Assistant Professor (Research), Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine IHSFC Co-Leader
John J. Reiners, Jr., Ph.D. Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University EMI
Allen Rosenspire, Ph.D. Research Scientist, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine EMI Leader
Douglas Ruden, Ph.D. Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University ESFC Co-Leader, LED
Melissa Runge-Morris, M.D. Professor and Director, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University CURES Director, E3MD
Benjamin Rybicki, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist, Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System GXE Cancer
Nick Schroeck, JD Assistant Clinical Professor and Director of Transnational Environmental Law Clinic, Wayne State University Law School COEC Co-Leader
Ann Schwartz, Ph.D., MPH Professor, Department of Oncology and Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University GXE Cancer
Weisong Shi, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering, Wayne State University EMI
Richard Slatcher, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Wayne State University LED
Judy Westrick, Ph.D. Director, Lumigen Instrumentation Center, Department of Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Wayne State University ESFC Co-Leader
Paul Stemmer, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University ESFC Co-Leader, EMI
Ganesa Wegienka, Ph.D. Associate Research Scientist, Department of Public Health Sciences, Henry Ford Health System LED
Zhengping Yi, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University E3MD
Kezhong Zhang, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Immunology and Microbiology and Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine E3MD

EMI, Environmental Modulators of the Immune System Interest Group
E3MD, Environmental Modulators of Metabolism and Metabolic Disease Interest Group
GXE Cancer, Gene-Environment and Cancer Interest Group
LED, Lifestages and Environmental Disease Interest Group

COEC, Community Outreach and Engagement Core
ESFC, Exposure Signatures Facility Core
IHSFC, Integrative Health Sciences Facility Core