Mentors

Participating Baylor College of Medicine faculty

Anne Anderson, MD

Baylor Department - Pediatrics, Neurology and Neuroscience
Associate Professor

Benjamin Arenkiel, PhD

Baylor Department - Molecular and Human Genetics
Assistant Professor
Research Interest - Integration of Newborn Neurons during Circuit Formation

Arthur L. Beaudet, MD

Baylor Department - Molecular and Human Genetics
Professor
Research Interest - Epigenetics and Genomic Imprinting in Prader-Willi and Angelman Syndromes and Autism

Hugo J. Bellen, DVM, PhD

Baylor Department - Molecular and Human Genetics
Professor
Research Interest - Genetic and Molecular Mechanisms of Motorneuron Disease

Juan Botas, PhD

Baylor Department - Molecular and Human Genetics
Professor
Research Interest - Pathogenesis of Neurodevelopmental and Neurodegenerative Disorders

Edward Cooper, MD, PhD

Baylor Department - Neurology
Associate Professor
Research Interest - Voltage-gated Sodium and Potassium Channel Mutations and Neonatal Seizures

Andrew Groves, PhD

Baylor Department - Neuroscience
Professor
Research Interest - Inner Ear Development and Regeneration

Joanna L. Jankowsky, PhD

Baylor Department - Neuroscience
Assistant Professor
Research Interest - Selective Neuronal Silencing During Neurogenesis

Olivier Lichtarge, MD, PhD

Baylor Department - Molecular and Human Genetics
Professor
Research Interest - Structural Bioinformatics Applied to G protein-coupled receptors

James R. Lupski, MD, PhD, DSc

Baylor Department - Molecular and Human Genetics
Professor
Research Interest - Molecular Genetics of Inherited Neuropathies