A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z  Joint Appointments  Part Time Faculty

Jason Blum, Ph.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 116
t: +1 845 731 3522
e: jason.blum@nyumc.org


Lung-Chi Chen, B.S., Ph.D., M.S.

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 267A
t: +1 845 731 3560
e: lung-chi.chen@nyumc.org
Interests: Inhalation toxicology, ambient particles, nanotechnology, cardiovascular effects, atherosclerosis, ultrasound imaging, air pollution, vascular physiology
Dr. Chen 's detailed website

Chen Lab


Mitchell D. Cohen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 153 
t: +1 845 731 3527
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: mitchell.cohen@nyumc.org
Interests: vandium, chromium, pollutant metals/mixtures, cytokines, immune cell, inhalation, ozone
Dr. Cohen 's detailed website

Cohen Lab


Max Costa, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman

455 First Avenue (PHL) Room 802
Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 210
t: +1 845 731 3514
e: max.costa@nyumc.org
Interests: carcinogenesis, DNA methylation, gene expression, metals
Dr. Costa 's detailed website

Costa Lab 

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Kevin Cromar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 237A
t: +1 845 731 3554
e: kevin.cromar@nyumc.org
Interests:Environmental epidemiology, health effects of air pollution, exposure assessment, asthma susceptibility, spatial analysis, environmental policy, translational research, education
Dr. Cromar 's detailed website

Cromar Lab 


Suresh Cuddapah, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 258
t: 845 731 3551
e: suresh.cuddapah@nyumc.org
Interests: Epigenetics, epigenomics, chromatin, histone modifications, insulators

Cuddapah Lab 


Wei Dai, Ph.D., M.S., B.S.

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 10 
t: +1 845 731 3555
e: wei.dai@nyumc.org
Interests: cell cycle, checkpoint control, mitosis, genomic instability, carcinogenesis
Dr. Dai 's detailed website

Dai Lab


Krystyna F. Frenkel, Ph.D.

Public Health Lab (PHL) 802C
t: +1 212 263 6610
f: +1 212 263 6649
e: krystyna.frenkel@nyumc.org
Interests: biomarkers of cancer risk, carcinogenesis, chemoprevention, inflammatory cytokines, oxidative DNA damage, reactive oxygen species, tumor promotion
Dr. Frenkel 's detailed website


Terry Gordon, Ph.D., M.S., B.S.

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 266A 
t: +1 845 731 3536
e: terry.gordon@nyumc.org
Interests: inhalation toxicology, genetic susceptibility, ambient particles, chronic beryllium disease, occupational exposure limits
Dr. Gordon 's detailed website

Gordon Lab 


Gabriele Grunig, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Sterling Forest (SLF) 106
t: +1 845 731 3669
e: grunig01@nyu.edu
Interests: lung biology, immunology, asthma, interleukins, translational science responses to the airborne environment by the: immune system, blood vessels in the lungs and airways
Dr. Grunig's detailed website

Grunig Lab 


Chuanshu Huang, M.D., Ph.D.

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room A4
t: (845) 731-3519
e: chuanshu.huang@nyumc.org
Interests: environmental carcinogenesis and cellular signaling; gene expression, protein modification and degradation; cancer invasion and metastasis
Dr. Huang 's detailed website

Huang Lab

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Chunyuan Jin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 274
t: +1 845 731 3602
e: chunyuan.jin@nyumc.org
Interests: Chromatin structure, epigenetic mechanisms, histone variants, gene expression, carcinogenesis
Dr. Jin's detailed website

Jin Lab 


Catherine G. Klein, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 204A
t: +1 845 731 3510
f: +1 845 351 2058
e: catherine.klein@nyumc.org
Interests: epigenetics, genome instability, cytogenetics, arsenic, metals, antioxidants
Dr. Klein's detailed website

Klein Lab


Hongjie Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor (Research)

Sterling Forest (SLF) 276
t: 845 731 3575
e: hongjie.li@nyumc.org
Interests: Epigenetics, Pediatric sarcoma, Histone variants


Nirmal K. Roy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 254
t: +1 845 731 3547
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: nirmal.roy@nyumc.org


Hong Sun, M.S., Ph.D., B.S.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF)
e: Hong.Sun@nyumc.org



Moon-Shong Tang, Ph.D.

Sterling Forest (SLF) 115
t: +1 845 731 3585
f: +1 845 351 3492
e: moon-shong.tang@nyumc.org
Interests: DNA damage, repair, UVC-induced photoproducts, acrolein, UVA, AFB1, melanomageneis, hepatocarcinogeneis, lung and bladder carcinogenesis
Dr. Tang 's detailed website

Tang Lab 


Kam-Meng M Tchou-Wong, M.S., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 282
t: +1 845 731 3504
e: kam-meng.tchou-wong@nyumc.org
Interests: animal models of lung injury and lung cancer, p53, K-ras, antibody-based therapeutics, biomarkers for early detection of lung cancer in humans
Dr. Tchou-Wong 's detailed website


George D. Thurston, Sc.D.

Sterling Forest (SLF) 270
t: +1 845 731 3564
e: george.thurston@nyumc.org
Interests: air pollution epidemiology, asthma, ozone, particulate matter aerosols
Dr. Thurston's detailed website

Thurston Lab 


Isaac I. Wirgin, M.Phil. Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 254B
t: +1 845 731 3548
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: isaac.wirgin@nyumc.org
Interests: chemical carcinogenesis, gene regulation, genetic variability, Hudson River pollution, mitochondrial DNA, oncogene activation
Dr. Wirgin 's detailed website

Wirgin Lab 


Dazhong Xu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 100
t: +1 845 731 3578
e: Dazhong Xu@nyumc.org


Yixin Yao, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 212
t: +1 845 731 3517
e: yixin.yao@nyumc.org


Judith T. Zelikoff, Ph.D.

Sterling Forest (SLF) 235A
t: +1 845 885 5230
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: judith.zelikoff@med.nyu.edu
Interests: immunotoxicity, immunotoxicology, inhaled pollutants, macrophage activation
Dr. Zelikoff 's detailed website

Zelikoff Lab 

Joint Appointments with Environmental Medicine

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Jiyoung Ahn, Ph.D., M.S., RD
Associate Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) Room 518
t: +1 212 263 3390
e: JiYoung.Ahn@nyumc.org
Interests: microbiome, human genetics, dietary factors, air pollution, and chronic disease epidemiology
Dr. Ahn 's detailed website


Alan A. Arslan, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Tisch Hospital (TCH) TH-528
t: +1 212 263 7763
f: +1 212 263 5742
e: alan.arslan@nyumc.org
Interests: epidemiology, cancer, ovarian, reproductive events
Dr. Arslan 's detailed website


Yu Chen, Ph.D., M.P.H., B.S.
Associate Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) Room 581
t: +1 212 263 4839
e: yu.chen@nyumc.org
Interests: environmental and dietary factors are related to the risk of cancer and cardiovascular disease, epidemiologic studies of risk factors related to systemic inflammation on chronic diseases
Dr. Chen 's detailed website


George Friedman-Jimenez M.D.
Assistant Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) 572
t: +1 212 562 4572
f: +1 212 562 4574
e: George Friedman-Jimenez@nyumc.org
Interests: occupational epidemiology and clinical epidemiology
Dr. Friedman-Jimenez's detailed website


Judith D. Goldberg, Sc.D.

650 First Avenue (KIP) 534
t: +1 212 263 0314
f: +1 212 263 8570
e: jd.goldberg@nyumc.org
Interests: Director of Biostatistics, the Director of Biostatistics for Shared Resources, Kaplan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Director of Biostatistics for the General Clinical Research Center
Dr. Goldberg 's detailed website


Richard Hayes, Ph.D.

650 First Avenue (KIP) Room 506 
t: +1 212-263-2722
e: richard.hayes2@nyumc.org
Interests: Genetic and environmental determinants of colon, prostate, and head & neck cancer
Dr. Hayes 's detailed website


Kazuhiko Ito, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) Room 245B
t: +1 845 731 3540
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: kazuhiko.ito@nyumc.org
Interests: Human exposure, cardiovascular effects, respiratory effects, asthma, weather, air pollution, particulate matter, ozone, nitrogen dioxide, traffic


Tomas Kirchhoff, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Smilow 1206
t: +1 212 263 9418
f: +1 212
e: tomas.kirchhoff@nyumc.org
Interests: genetic cancer susceptibility, genetic variation, breast, colon, prostate cancers, lymphoma, genome-wide association analysis, next-generation sequencing
Dr. Kirchhoff's detailed website

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Huilin Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) 547
t: 212 263 8977
e: huilin.li@nyumc.org
Interests: Biostatistics in Genetic and Cancer Epidemiology, Survey Methodology, Small area estimation and Diseases Mapping


Mengling Liu, M.S., Ph.D., B.S.
Associate Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) 526
t: +1 212 263 6614
e: mengling.liu@nyumc.org
Interests: survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, semiparametric inference, statistical genetics
Dr. Liu 's detailed website


Michael Marmor, M.S., Ph.D.

650 First Avenue (KIP) Room 560
t: +1 212 263 6667
f: +1 212 263 8570
e: michael.marmor@nyumc.org
Interests: Epidemiology, HIV/AIDs, Human immunodeficiency virus, Disaster epidemiology, World Trade Center health effects, Asthma
Dr. Marmor 's detailed website

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Cheongeun Oh, Ph.D., M.A., B.A.
Assistant Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) 556/558
e: Cheongeun.Oh@nyumc.org
Interests: Statistical genetics, Bayesian model selection, clinical trials


Joan Reibman, M.D.
Associate Professor

NBV 7 7N24
t: +1 212 263 6479
f: +1 212 263 8442
e: joan.reibman@nyumc.org
Interests: adhesion molecules, airway epithelial cells, alveolar macrophages, asthma, tuberculosis
Dr. Reibman's detailed website


Yongzhao Shao, M.A., Ph.D., B.S.

650 First Avenue (KIP) 538
t: +1 212 263 0324
e: Yongzhao.Shao@nyumc.org
Interests: biostatistics, study design, risk assessment, genetic association analysis


Leonardo Trasande, M.D., M.P.P.
Associate Professor

227 East 30th St
Floor 7 Room 711
t: +1 646 501 2520
e: Leonardo.Trasande@nyumc.org


Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, M.D.
Associate Professor

650 First Avenue (KIP) 539
t: +1 212 263 6512
f: +1 212 263 8570
e: Anne.Zeleniuch-Jacquot@nyumc.org
Interests: women's health, sex hormones, epidemiology
Dr. Zeleniuch-Jacquotte 's detailed website

Part Time Faculty


Fredric Jay Burns, Ph.D.
Research Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 258A
t: +1 845 731 3551
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: fredric.burns@nyumc.org
Interests: cancer, environmental, prevention, radiation, ultraviolet, radiobiology
Dr. Burns 's detailed website


Beverly S. Cohen, Ph.D.
Research Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 274A
t: +1 845 731 3570
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: beverly.cohen@nyumc.org
Interests: airborne contaminants, respiratory tract, airway deposition, ultrafine particles
Dr. Cohen 's detailed website


Hugh L. Evans, Ph.D.
Research Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 143A
t: +1 845 731 3603
Interests: behavioral disorders, biomarkers, bioterrorism, metals, toxicology
Dr. Evan's detailed website


Albert F. Gunnison, Ph.D., M.S.
Research Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 233
t: +1 845 731 3500
e: albert.gunnison@nyumc.org
Interests: inflammation, inhalation, lactation, pulmonary toxicity
Dr. Gunnison 's detailed website


Naomi Hallden Harley, Ph.D., M.Eng.

Medical Science Building (MSB) C-90
t: +1 212 263 5287
f: +1 212 263 5287
e: naomi.harley@nyumc.org
Interests: environmental radioactivity, radiation carcinogenesis, radiation measurement, radiation dosimetry, radiation risk modeling and assessment
Dr. Harley 's detailed website


Morton Lippmann, Ph.D.

Sterling Forest (SLF) 266B
t: +1 845 731 3558
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: morton.lippmann@nyumc.org
Interests: Human exposure, cardiopulmonary health effects, air pollution, particulate matter, concentrated airborne particles (CAPs), ozone, transition metals, asbestos fibers
Dr. Lippmann's detailed website


Assieh A. Melikian, M.S., Ph.D., M.Phil
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) EVM
t: +1 845 731 3575
e: assieh.melikian@nyumc.org
Interests: biomarkers of exposure and susceptibility, translational epidemiology, tobacco toxicity and carcinogenicity, metabolism and biotransformation, mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis, lung and cervical cancers, leukemia
Dr. Melikian 's detailed website


Arthur J Nadas, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 239A
t: +1 845 731 3533
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: arthur.nadas@nyumc.org
Interests: mathematical statistics; biostatistics; mathematical biology, bioinformatics, HIV, air pollution, environmental medicine
Dr. Nadas 's detailed website


Bhagavathi A. Narayanan, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 112
t: +1 845 731 3624
e: bhagavathi.narayanan@nyumc.org
Interests: prostate and bladder carcinogenesis, chemoprevention, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), resveratrol
Dr. Narayanan 's detailed website


Narayanan K. Narayanan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 114
t: +1 845 731 3624
e: narayanan.narayanan@nyumc.org
Interests: inflammation and carcinogenesis; cancer biomarkers, dietary bioactive components, cancer prevention
Dr. Narayanan 's detailed website


Qingshan Qu, M.D.
Associate Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 273A
t: +1 845 731 3567
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: qingshan.qu@nyumc.org
Interests: biomarkers, genetic susceptibility, environmental health hazards
Dr. Qu 's detailed website


Toby G. Rossman, Ph.D.
Research Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 243
t: +1 845 731 3616
f: +1 845 351 3489
e: toby.rossman@nyumc.org
Interests: arsenic, metal, mutagenesis, carcinogenesis
Dr. Rossman 's detailed website


Jerome J Solomon, B.S., Ph.D.
Research Professor

Director of Graduate Studies
Sterling Forest (SLF) 214
t: +1 845 731 3610
f: +1 845 351 5472
e: jerome.solomon@nyumc.org
Interests: Chemical carcinogenesis, DNA adducts, DNA repair, DNA replication, mass spectrometry, site-specific mutagenesis
Dr. Solomon 's detailed website


Bernard Steinetz, Ph.D.
Research Professor

Sterling Forest (SLF) 212
t: +1 845 885 5419
f: +1 845 351 4510
e: bernard.steinetz@nyumc.org
Interests: environmental endocrine disruptors; Role of early pregnancy in protection against breast cancer; role of relaxin in combatting the insulin resistance of pregnancy;  aiding conservationists by determining true pregnancy in endangered species
Dr. Steinetz's detailed website