Jayanth Ramadoss, Ph.D., has joined the Wayne State University School of Medicine’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology as a professor. He has a joint appointment with the Department of Physiology and the C.S. Mott Center for Human Growth and Development.
Dr. Ramadoss comes to WSU from Texas A&M University, where he served as a tenured associate professor of Physiology and was director of the Perinatal Research Group.
His research focus is on perinatal and obstetric medicine, with emphasis on alcohol exposure, environmental toxicity and e-cigarette vaping.
He received his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in electronics and instrumentation, and chemistry, respectively, from the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, in India, and his doctoral degree in biomedical sciences with emphasis in fetal physiology from Texas A&M University in 2007. He performed postdoctoral studies in reproductive physiology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
He is a member of the Research Society on Alcoholism, the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Study Group, the Society for Reproductive Investigation and the Perinatal Research Honor Society.
Dr. Ramadoss has served on more than 20 National Institutes of Health Study Sections, as a reviewer for 25 peer-reviewed journals and as an editorial board member of select journals in his field.
Widely published, he has secured numerous research grants.
He has received many awards, including the Texas A&M Richard Stadelmann Service Award for display of uncommon devotion to the mission of the Texas A&M University Faculty Senate.