Contacts

Director

Robert H. Tukey, Ph.D., Director
UCSD Superfund Research Center
University of California, San Diego
Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Pharmacology 
9500 Gilman Drive,  MC 0722
La Jolla, CA 92093-0722
Phone: 858.822.0286 Fax: 858.822.0363
E-mail: tukeyoffice@ucsd.edu

Administrative Contact

Michelle Feiock, BS., Program Manager
UCSD Superfund Research Center
University of California, San Diego
Department of Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, M/C: 0722
La Jolla, CA 92093-0722 
Phone: 858-822-4200 Fax: 858-822-4204
E-mail: mfeiock@ucsd.edu

Biomedical Projects

"Effects of Superfund Toxicants on Liver Cancer Progenitor Cells"

Michael Karin, Ph.D., Project Leader
University of California, San Diego
Department of Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, M/C: 0723
La Jolla, CA 92093-0723
Phone: 858-534-0872 Fax: 858-534-8158
E-mail: mkarin@ucsd.edu

"Comparative and Functional Genomics Analysis of Superfund Toxicants"

Paul Russell, Ph.D., Project Leader
The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI)
Department of Molecular Biology
MB3 10550 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037
P: 858-784-8273 F: 858-784-2265
E-mail: prussell@scripps.edu

"Toxigenomic Analysis of Nuclear Xenobiotic Receptors"

Ronald Evans, Ph.D., Project Leader
The Salk Institute of Biological Studies (SALK)
10010 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037
P: 858-453-4100, x130 F: 858-455-1349
E-mail: evans@salk.com

"Antioxidant protection by bilirubin in arsenic induced toxicity and disease"

Robert H. Tukey, Ph.D., Project Leader
University of California, San Diego
Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, Mailcode 0722
La Jolla, CA 92093-0722
P: 858-822-0288 F: 858-822-0363
E-mail: rtukey@ucsd.edu

"Effect of Underlying Liver Diseases on Fibrosis induced by Superfund Toxicants"

Ekihiro Seki, MD, Ph.D., Project Leader
Assistant Professor of Medicine
UC San Diego School of Medicine
UCSD Division of Gastroenterology
9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0956.
P: 858-822-3347, F: 858-822- 5370,
E-Mail: ekseki@ucsd.edu,
Lab website: http://sekilab.ucsd.edu

David Brenner, MD., Co-Project Leader
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences UC San Diego
Dean, UC San Diego School of Medicine
UC San Diego School of Medicine
UCSD Division of Gastroenterology
9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0956
P: 858-657- 5284

Non-Biomedical Projects

"Molecular Mechanisms of Heavy Metal Detoxicfication and Accumulation in Plants"

Julian Schroeder, Ph.D., Project Leader
University of California, San Diego
Division of Biology
9500 Gilman Drive , Mail code 0116
La Jolla, CA 92093-0116
P: 858-534-7759 F: 858-534-7108
E-mail: jischroeder@ucsd.edu

"Field Portable Fluorescent Sensing Methods for Detecting Superfund Pollutants"

William C. Trogler, Ph.D., Project Leader
University of California, San Diego
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code 0358
La Jolla, CA 92093-0358
P: 858534-6175 F: 858-534-5383
E-mail: wtrogler@ucsd.edu

Support Cores

Administrative Core

Robert H. Tukey, Ph.D., Director
University of California, San Diego
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, M/C: 0722
La Jolla, CA 92093-0636
P: 858-822-0288 F: 858-822-0363
E-mail: rtukey@ucsd.edu

Michael Karin, Ph.D., Scientific Director
University of California, San Diego
Department of Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, M/C: 0723
La Jolla, CA 92093-0723
Phone: 858-534-0872 Fax: 858-534-8158
E-mail: mkarin@ucsd.edu

Mouse Molecular Genetics Core - Core A

Pamela Mellon, Ph.D., Core Leader
University of California, San Diego
Department of Reproductive Medicine, Mailcode 0674
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0674
P: 858-534-1312 F: 858-534-1438
E-mail: pmellon@ucsd.edu

Multiscale Imaging and Proteomics Core - Core B

Mark Ellisman, Ph.D., Core Leader
University of California, San Diego
Neuroscience Department
9500 Gilman Drive BSB, m/c 0608
La Jolla, CA 92093-0608
P: 858-534-2251 F: 858-534-7497
E-mail: mellisman@ucsd.edu

Elizabeth Komives, Ph.D., Core Co-Leader
University of California, San Diego
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
9500 Gilman Drive NSB
4324 La Jolla, CA 92093-0378
P: 858-534-3058 F: 858-534-6174
E-mail: ekomives@ucsd.edu

Guy Perkins, Ph.D., Core Co-Leader
University of California, San Diego
Neuroscience Department
9500 Gilman Drive BSB, m/c 0608
La Jolla, CA 92093-0608
P: 858-534-5637 F: 858-534-7497
E-mail: gperkins@ucsd.edu

Roger Tsien, Ph.D., Core Co-Leader
University of California, San Diego
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive CMME, Mailcode 0647
La Jolla, CA 92093-0647
P: 858-534-4891 F: 858-534-5270
E-mail: rtsien@ucsd.edu

Research Translation Core (RTC)

"Translating Research to Detect and Bioremediate Superfund Toxicants"

Keith Pezzoli, Ph.D., Core Leader
Director Urban Studies and Planning Program
Professor, Communications Department
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code 0503
La Jolla, CA 92093-0503
P: 858-534-3691 F: 858-534-1691
E- Mail: kpezzoli@ucsd.edu

Ilya Zaslavsky, Ph.D., Core Co-Leader
San Diego Supercomputer Center
Spatial Information Systems Laboratory (Director)
P: 858-534-8342
E-mail:  zaslavsk@sdsc.edu

Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, Ph.D., Co-Core Leader
Professor & Chief, Division of Global Health Family & Preventive
Medicine Cancer Prevention & Control Program
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code 0628
P: 858-822-6515
E-Mail: waldelaimy@ucsd.edu
Web Page: http://cancer.ucsd.edu/Research/summaries/waldelaimy.asp

Community Engagement Core (CEC)

"Community-University Partnerships for Environmnetal Public Health"


Keith Pezzoli, Ph.D., Core Leader

Director Urban Studies and Planning Program
Professor, Communications Department
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code 0503
La Jolla, CA 92093-0503
P: 858-534-3691 F: 858-534-1691
E- Mail: kpezzoli@ucsd.edu

Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, Ph.D., Co-Core Leader
Professor & Chief, Division of Global Health Family & Preventive
Medicine Cancer Prevention & Control Program
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code 0628
P: 858-822-6515
E-Mail: waldelaimy@ucsd.edu
Web Page: http://cancer.ucsd.edu/Research/summaries/waldelaimy.asp

Training Core

Pamela Mellon, Ph.D., Core Leader
University of California, San Diego
Department of Reproductive Medicine, Mailcode 0674
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0674
P: 858-534-1312 F: 858-534-1438
E-mail: pmellon@ucsd.edu

Robert H. Tukey, Ph.D., Co-Core Leader 
University of California, San Diego
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Pharmacology
9500 Gilman Drive, M/C: 0722
La Jolla, CA 92093-0722
P: 858-822-0288 F: 858-822-0363
E-mail: rtukey@ucsd.edu

Contact

UCSD Superfund Research Center
University of California, San Diego
Pharmacology Department
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0722
La Jolla, CA 92093-0722