Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology Graduate Group

Theanne Griffith, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Physiology and Membrane Biology
Research Interests: We are interested in tackling basic and translational questions about how the mammalian nervous system encodes thermal sensations.

Maria Chondronikola

  • Assistant Professor
  • Nutrition
Research Interests:Dr. Chondronikola’s research interests include: 1) the role of brown and white adipose tissue in metabolic health in humans, and 2) nutritional approaches for the prevention/treatment of obesity and its related metabolic diseases.