Dr. Pooja S Naik

Dr. Pooja S Naik
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, Texas


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (2009-2015) Thesis title: Toxicological Impact of Tobacco Smoke Exposure on Blood Brain Barrier Endothelium: Pathophysiological Implications and Cytoprotective Mechanisms Masters of Science (MS) in Bioanalytical Science, University of Mumbai, India (2006-2008) University Topper for Masters Program in Bioanalytical Science Bachelors of Science in Biotechnology (B.S.): Biotechnology, University of Mumbai, India (2003-2006)

Research Interest

Pathophysiology, In vitro (mainly flow based) modeling of the human cerebrovascular system, Role of Nrf2 in Pathophysiology of Cerebral Stroke Following Tobacco Smoke Exposure