Endowed Chair in the Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center
University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Lexington, New York – United States
Patrick Sullivan, Ph.D. received his Bachelor’s of Science in Biology at the University of Kentucky in 1996. He then entered the Anatomy and Neurobiology doctoral program at the University of Kentucky under the direction of Dr. Stephen Scheff. Dr. Sullivan completed his Doctor of Philosophy in 2000 and immediately began a postdoctoral fellowship at the Reeve-Irvine Research Center at the University of California at Irvine under the direction of Dr. Oswald Steward. In August of 2002, he was recruited to the position of Assistant Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology and the Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center at the University of Kentucky. In 2006, Dr. Sullivan was promoted with tenure to the rank of Associate Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology and appointed to Associate Director and an Endowed Chair in the Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center. Currently, Dr. Sullivan holds the rank of Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology and is an Endowed Chair in the Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center. Dr. Sullivan has had continuous funding since 2003 and his current research focus is the role of mitochondrial dysfunction in neuronal injury and targeting mitochondrial therapies to the treatment of traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries. Dr. Sullivan has an h-index of 48 and his work has been cited over 8,500 times.
Wednesday, November 6
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM