Investigators & Staff

Clinical Research Faculty


Thomas B. Casale, M.D.
tbcasale@health.usf.edu

  • Director, Clinical & Translational Research
  • Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine & Allergy and Immunology


Seong H. Cho, MD
scho2@health.usf.edu

  • Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Allergy and Immunology


Richard F. Lockey, M.D.
rlockey@health.usf.edu

  • Associate Director, Clinical Research & Translational Research
  • Director, Division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology
  • Distinguished University Health Professor
  • Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, & Public health
  • Joy McCann Culverhouse Chair of Allergy & Immunology
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine & Allergy & Immunology


Mark C. Glaum, M.D., Ph.D.
mglaum@health.usf.edu

  • Associate Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine & Allergy & Immunology


Dennis K. Ledford, M.D.
dledford@health.usf.edu

  • Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Mabel & Ellsworth Simmons Professor Allergy & Immunology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology, & Rheumatology

Farnaz Tabatabaian, MD
ftabatab@health.usf.edu

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine



Basic Research Faculty

Michael Teng, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Molecular Medicine & Pediatrics

Narasaiah Kolliputi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Molecular Medicine & Pediatrics

Blanca Camoretti-Mercado, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics