David N. Herndon, M.D.
Jesse H. Jones Distinguished Chair in Burn Surgery, Professor of Surgery; Chief of Staff, Shriners Hospitals for Children
Research Projects: Pathophysiology of thermal burns; wound healing; protein synthesis; inhalation injury; anabolic agents in the treatment of burns; rehabilitation
Ludwik K. Branski, M.D.
Research Projects: Burn metabolism, hypertrophic scars and keloids, fat grafting, burn reconstruction
Celeste C. Finnerty, Ph.D.
Research Projects: Identification of proteomic and genomic modulators and predictors for the development of hypertrophic scarring
Carlos Jimenez, M.D.
Research Projects: Metabolic response to trauma and critical injury
Jong O. Lee, M.D.
Research Projects: Analgesic efficacy of COX-2 inhibitor in burns
Robert L. McCauley, M.D.
Research Projects: Responses of human fibroblasts cell line to biomaterial and topical antimicrobial agents; growth and metabolism of human fibroblasts and keratinocytes in abnormal wound healing processes (keloids and hypertrophic scar formation); role of cytokine in wound healing
Oscar E. Suman, Ph.D.
Leon Hess Professor for Burn Injuries Research Professor; Director of Children's Wellness Center, Shriners Hospitals for Children
Research Projects: Cardiopulmonary physiology; exercise physiology and burns