Neural network control of cardiac arrhythmias and myocardial function; Neuromodulation for treating sudden cardiac death; Studying perioperative healthcare delivery; Role of perioperative interventions in altering clinical outcomes and mortality           

J Patrick Mayo
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Cortical control of vision and eye movements in populations of neurons
Neural coordination of oculomotor plans
Influence of eye movements on vision and behavior


We are interested in the molecular mechanisms of psychiatric disorders with a particular focus on the role of the circadian clock in these disorders 


Human immunology: Innate and adaptive immune responses to latent viruses and to allo-antigens after organ transplantation          

Associate Professor, Epidemiology

Dr. Miljkovic's research focuses on the epidemiology of obesity, ectopic fat deposition, body composition, and associated metabolic disorders. In particular, Dr. Miljkovic studies skeletal muscle, changes in skeletal muscle and whole body composition with aging, their determinants, and associated metabolic disorders, with a special focus on high-risk minority, international, and elderly populations.

Pelvic Floor Disorders, Prolapse Meshes          

Co - Director

Aimed at elucidating the cellular and molecular mechanisms of liver pathophysiology          


The study of human tumor viruses          

Associate Professor

Pathogenicity of Intestinal Microbes in Milk Fed and Formula Fed Premature Infants - See more >>


HIV-associated lung disease; HIV-associated emphysema; Role of Pneumocystis in COPD