Jeremy W. Chambers, PhD
Assistant Professor at Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University
Location: Miami, Florida, United States
Jeremy W. Chambers, PhD is an assistant professor in the Department of Cellular Biology and Pharmacology and the Department of Neuroscience within the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University.
Dr. Chambers received his bachelor of sciences degree from West Liberty University in his home state of West Virginia before completing his PhD in biochemistry at Clemson University in the lab of James Morris, PhD. He had a postdoctoral stint in the Department of Cancer Biology at the University of Pennsylvania, and he began his Parkinson's disease research under Philip LoGrasso, PhD in the Department of Molecular Therapeutics at the Scripps Research Institute in Jupiter, FL. From there, he was recruited to his current position at Florida International University.
Dr. Chambers' research aims to provide unique molecular insights into the etiology of Parkinson's disease while uncovering new therapeutic targets to inhibit disease progression.