Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology
Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center
5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Rm. 3A.44
Baltimore, MD 21224-6801
Bradley J. Undem, Ph.D. is currently Professor of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He has a joint appointment in Physiology in the Bloomberg School of Public Health. He joined the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology of the Department of Medicine in 1987. He is a member of the American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Biology, the American Thoracic Society, the American Physiological Society, the American Society for Neuroscience, and the Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society. He currently serves on the Editorial Boards of several journals, and has served as a consultant and on the scientific advisory boards for several pharmaceutical companies. He lectures widely both nationally and internationally. He is the author of more than 200 peer-reviewed publications, reviews and book chapters.
In general terms we are interested in the autonomic and afferent innervation of visceral tissues. More specifically, we are focusing on the pharmacology and mechanisms underlying vagal afferent excitability and neuroplasticity, that underlies airway inflammatory diseases.
For an up to date idea of what we do in my lab simply go to (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi) and type in Undem as a key word
More than 25 investigators have earned their Ph.D. degree or Post-Doctoral credentials in Brad’s lab. Students earn the Ph.D. degree in Physiology from the Bloomberg School of Public Health. The Post-Docs matriculate through the Clincal Immunology Program of the Department of Medicine.
Updated August 2011