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Our Staff

  • Faculty Investigators

    Charles S. Cox Jr., MD, FACS
    Director, Center for Translational Injury Research (CeTIR)
    Professor, George and Cynthia Mitchell Distinguished Chair in Neurosciences, and Glassell Family Distinguished Chair,
    Department of Pediatric Surgery

    Erin Fox, PhD
    Assistant Director, CeTIR
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Sasha Adams, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Rondel Albarado, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Yanna Cao, MD
    Department of Surgery

    Bryan Cotton, MD, MPH, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Pramod Dash, PhD
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy

    Marie Françoise Doursout, PhD
    Department of Anesthesiology

    Brijesh Gill, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery

    John Harvin, MD, MS, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Todd Huzar, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Lillian Kao, MD, MS, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Tien C. Ko, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery

    Laura Moore, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Michelle McNutt, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Krislynn Mueck, MD, MPH, MS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    David Meyer, MD, MS, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Ethan Taub, DO
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Thaddeus Puzio, MD
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Charles Wade, PhD
    Professor
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Michael Wandling, MD, FACS
    Department of Surgery, Acute Care Surgery

  • Administration

    Charles S. Cox Jr., MD, FACS
    Director, Center for Translational Injury Research (CeTIR)
    Professor, George and Cynthia Mitchell Distinguished Chair in Neurosciences, and Glassell Family Distinguished Chair,
    Department of Pediatric Surgery

    Erin Fox, PhD
    Assistant Director, CeTIR
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery

    Serena Cooper, MBA
    Administrative Manager

    Heidi Draehn, M Ed
    Program Coordinator

    Kim Mankiewicz, PhD
    Scientific Editor

    Genetria Olivier
    Administrative Assistant

  • Clinical

    Garrett Jost
    Research Coordinator I

    Kandice Motley
    Research Coordinator I

    Joiya Arrington
    Sr. Research Nurse

    Jamysha Jones
    Research Nurse

    Iqra Rehman
    Research Nurse

    Thet Thet Khin
    Research Assistant I

    Kendra Tyner
    Research Assistant I

  • Laboratory

    Willa Yao-Wei Wang, MD
    Program Manager - Research

    Kelvyn Argueta
    Research Assistant I

    Ryan Atienza
    Research Assistant I

    Kalea Dixon
    Research Assistant I

    Daisy Lopez
    Research Assistant I

    Veda Pa
    Research Assistant I

    Elisa Rodriguez
    Research Assistant I

  • External Collaborators

    Andrew P. Cap, MD, PhD
    U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research

    Pär I. Johansson, MD, MPA, DMSc
    Transfusion Medicine Rigshospitalet, Denmark

    Vinod Vijayan, PhD
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • Trauma Research Fellows

    Janet Ashley, MD
    T32 Postdoctoral Fellow

    Mokunfayo Fajemisin, MD
    T32 Postdoctoral Fellow

    Stephanie Martinez Ugarte, MD
    T32 Postdoctoral Fellow

    Ava Mokhtari, MD
    T32 Postdoctoral Fellow

    Kelly Sanders, DO
    T32 Postdoctoral Fellow