Joana Chakraborty has a Ph.D. degree. She works as a Professor in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA. For the past 40 years, Dr. Chakraborty has been involved in teaching medical, graduate, physician assistant, nursing, medical physics, and physical therapy students. She made major contributions in the area of reproductive physiology and HIV/AIDS. Her areas of expertise include male and female cellular basis of reproduction, mother to offspring retrovirus transmission, and HIV/AIDS education to health care workers. Dr. Chakraborty has published numerous scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals, organized many symposia and workshops in the USA and abroad, coedited a book on chemical exposure and toxic responses, and has been the recipient of many teaching and research prizes and grants.
Biography Updated on 8 September 2012