Texas Wesleyan University (2000), Biology
Graduate School
University of North Texas Health Science Center (2003), Microbiology
Graduate School
University of North Texas Health Science Center (2007), Pharmacology

Research Interest

  • Identification of Biomarkers of Brain Injury
  • Identifying Mechanisms (signaling pathways) of Neuro-protection After Injury and Drug Treatment
  • Use of Interventional Therapies to Treat Traumatic Brain Injury


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Activation of a Membrane-Associated AR Promotes Cell Death in Primary Cortical Astrocytes
Gatson JW and Singh M Endocrinology Spring 2007 148(5) 2458-2464
Dihydrotestosterone Differentially Modulates the MAPK and the PI-3 Kinase/Akt Pathways Through the Nuclear and Novel Membrane Androgen Receptor in C6 Cells
Gatson JW, Kaur P, Singh M Endocrinology Spring 2006 147(4) 2028-34

Honors & Awards

  • Alzheimer’s Association Young Research Award
  • Shock Society Diversity Enhancement Award
  • Faculty Award for Outstanding Graduate
  • Harbans Lal Award for Outstanding Graduate Student
  • Grass Foundation Research Award

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Alzheimer’s Association, 2009-present
  • American Heart Association (ReSS), 2008-present
  • Shock Society, 2008-present
  • Society for Neuroscience, 2003-present