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Bernard Martin Fischer, DVM, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Campus mail: 139 MSRB1, 203 Research Drive, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 660-0258
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Comparative Pharmacology and Cell Biology
Mechanisms of complementary-alternative medicines and products
Signal Transduction and Cell Signaling
Development of both animal and in vitro models of disease
Implications of early life lung injury on long-term immune function and overall health
Mechanisms of inflammation and disease
Cytokine, Oxidant, and Inflammatory Mediator Networking
Integrative care/treatments for HIV patients
Mechanisms of chronic inflammation associated with HIV


Education and Training

  • Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 1997
  • D.V.M., North Carolina State University, 1988