Rakesh K. Srivastava

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  • M.S. – Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Canada
  • Ph.D. – University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
  • FRSM – University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
  • FRSPH – University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship – National Institutes of Health, USA
  • Fellowship – National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, USA

Past and Present Employment

  • National Institutes of Health
  • University of Maryland Baltimore
  • University of Texas
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City VA Medical Center
  • University of Missouri – Kansas City.
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans


FULL NAME : Rakesh K. Srivastava (Ph.D,FRSM,FRSPH)
PRESENT ACADEMIC RANK : Professor and Senior Scientist
1987 - 1990 : M.Sc., Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
1991 - 1994 : Ph.D., University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
1994 - 1996 : Postdoctoral Fellow. National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
1996 - 1999 : Fellowship, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences.
1999 - 2005 : Assistant Professor. Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
2005 - 200 : Associate Professor. Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, TX
2008 - 2009 : Professor. Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, TX
2009 - 2014 : Tyler Endowed Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics, and Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
2009 – 2014 : Eminent Scholar,Kansas Bioscience Authority
2013 - 2015 : Senior Scientist, Kansas City VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO
2015 - 2016 : Professor, Division of Pharmacology, University of Missouri-Kansas City, MO
2016 - Present : Professor, Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center, and Department of Genetics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
1978 – 1981 : Junior Research Fellowship
2013 - 2015 : Junior Research Fellowship
1980 : A.A.I. Alumni Association award
1981 : Merit award in B.Sc.
1982 – 1984 : National Merit Scholarship M.Sc.
1984 : Merit award in M.Sc.
1988 – 1990 : Bursary, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
1991 : Best Poster Presentation
1994 – 1996 : Fogarty International Fellowship, National Institutes of Health
1996 – 1999 : National Research Council Fellowship, National Academy of Sciences, USA
2000 – 2004 : Career Development Award, Department of Defense, US Army, Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program
2009 : Eminent Scholar, Kansas Bioscience Authority (KBA)
2016 : Scholar, Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium (LCRC)
RESEARCH INTERESTS : Drug discovery and development, cancer therapy, prevention, diabetes, nutrition, stem cell, autophagy, non-coding RNA, nanotechnology, angiogenesis, metastasis, pharmacology, toxicology, biochemistry
TEACHING : Human Biology, Pharmacology, Principles of Drug Actions, Molecular Cell Biology, Histology, Biochemistry, Physiology, Zoology, Botany, Horticulture, Physiology, Cancer Biology, Toxicology, Endocrinology, Genetics, Cancer Therapeutics, Anatomy
SERVICES : Served in various national and international committees, and also as an advisor to several government agencies
MEMBERSHIPS : American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), American Association for Cell Biology (AACB), Society for Basic Urological Research (SBUR)
FUNDING SUPPORT : National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense US Army, Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundations and others

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Research Interests

Diabetes, Nutrition, Cancer Biology, Human Diseases, Stem Cells, Nanotechnology, Clinical Trials, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Cell Signaling, Drug Development, Biochemistry, Oncology, Therapeutics


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