WesternU faculty researchers are engaged in academic inquiry in multiple disciplines.

Here, you will find us working hard to develop prevention and treatment of disease. See our topics of interest:

  • Arterio-venous Fistula
  • Behavioral and Mental Health
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Diseases – Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke
  • Clinical Research in Nursing, including Health Policy & Practice, Outcome Assessment, Interprofessional Education, Wellness and Stress Reduction
  • Coronary Artery Disease – Atherosclerosis, Ischemia and Myocardial Infarction
  • 3D Bioprinting and Augmented Reality Simulation
  • Diabetes
  • Drug Discovery and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Emesis – Role of Neuropeptides
  • Foot Disorders and Disease, including Charcot Neuroarthropathy, Diabetic Foot Ulcer, Fungal Infections
  • Genetic and Epigenetic Studies in Parasitic Infection and Other Diseases
  • Infectious Diseases with Focus on the Computational Approach to Determine Molecular and Structural Details of Protein Interaction, Immunomodulation of HIV and Mycobacterial Infection, Mad Cow Disease, Avian flu, and MRSA
  • Gingivitis and Periodontitis
  • Hyperlipidemia – Post-translational Processing of Lipases
  • Integrative Neurobiology, including Synaptogenesis, Synaptic Plasticity, Ion Channels in CNS Diseases, Alzheimer’s Disease, Genetic Disorders, and others
  • Mechanosensitive Ion Channels
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Ocular Disease, including Cataract, Glaucoma, and Macular Degeneration
  • Physical Therapy
  • Rotator Cuff Injury in the Shoulder
  • Sex-based Differences in Diseases and Response to Cannabinoids, Hormones, and other Substances
  • Stem Cell Research
  • Traumatic Brain Injury