Caroline Appleyard Research Info

Caroline B. Appleyard, PhD

Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
  • B.Sc. (Hons) in Pharmacology 1989, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
  • Ph.D. in Clinical Pharmacology 1993, University of Southampton, England, UK
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Calgary, AB, Canada (1993-96)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of South Dakota, SD (1996-98)
Current Research, Teaching and Professional Appointments
  • Assistant Professor, Ponce School of Medicine (1998-2001)
  • Associate Professor, Ponce School of Medicine (2001-2009)
  • Program Director, Ponce School of Medicine MBRS-RISE Program (2008-present)
  • Visiting Professor, Trinity School of Medicine (2009-present)
  • Professor, Ponce School of Medicine (2009-present)
Recent Memberships of Professional Societies  
  • American Physiological Society (since 1997)
  • American Gastroenterological Association (since 1997)
  • Gastroenterology Research Group (since 1998)
  • American Neurogastroenterology & Motility Society (since 2000)
  • Ad-hoc Member, NIGMS/MBRS Review Panel (03,04,05,06)
  • Member, Abstract Selection Committee, AGA (04,05)
  • Chair, Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology – Featured Topic, Experimental Biology Meeting (2004)
  • Chair, Research Forums, AGA Annual Meeting (04,05)
  • American Association for Cancer Research (since 2006)
  • Member, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, FL (2004-present)
  • Reviewer, Broad Medical Research Program, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Grants (2007-present)
  • Reviewer, American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant (ACS-IRG) Review Committee (2009-present)
  • Councilor, Puerto Rico Physiological Society (Chapter of APS) (2009-present)
  • Reviewer, NIH Director’s Pathfinder Award to Promote Diversity in the Scientific Workforce (2010)