Melissa D. Halpern, PhD

Associate Professor

Phone: 
(520) 626-2809
Major Areas of Research Interest: 
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  • Mucosal Immunology
Sponsored Research Through MSRP: 

Allysa Kehring (MSRP 2011): "Bile Acids to Predict the Development of Neonatal Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)"

Azriel Dror, 2015; "Anti-TNF-Alpha Effects on the Ileal Tight Junctions of a Necrotizing Enterocolitis Rat Model"

NIH Undergraduate Diversity Program: 

 Danielle Gomez, 2016;

NIH High School Student Research Program: 

 -Kiana Adams-Baker, Sunnyside High School, 2013

-Kara Gilchrist, Valley High School, 2013

-Ta'Lor Ford, Tempe High School, 2014

-Raj Patel, Desert View High School, 2016

Last Updated: 
July 28, 2016