Surgical Sciences Faculty

Finnerty, Celeste
Celeste C. Finnerty, PhDAssociate Professor

About Celeste C. Finnerty, PhD

  • E-mail: ccfinner@utmb.edu
    815 Market Street, Galveston, Texas 77550-2725
    Telephone: (409) 770-6567

  • PhD: The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas

    Postdoctoral Fellowship: The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas

  • Special Interests: Genomic and proteomic response to burn injury; wound healing; hypertrophic scarring; biomarkers of patient outcomes; infection; inflammation; microbiome; adipose derived stem cells

    Research Projects: Identification of proteomic and genomic modulators and predictors for the development of hypertrophic scarring; beta adrenergic receptor signaling in post burn scarring; effects of glucose modulating agents on wound healing and scarring; adipose derived stem cells for burn wound healing; adipose tissue inflammation following burn injury; biomarkers for post-burn infections and sepsis