Graham Parker, PhD

Graham Parker, PhD

Professor Department of Pediatrics Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, MI

Graham is in the Children’s Research Center of Michigan of the Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine located at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. Graham is the co-leader of the Integrative Health Sciences Facility Core of the NIH NIEHS funded program grant, Center for Urban Responses to Environmental Stressors (CURES), housed at the new integrative bioscience center at Wayne State University. Graham’s research interests include the therapeutic potential and vulnerability of human stem cells with a particular focus on developmental models of the #1 inherited killer of infants, Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Graham is also the Editor-in-Chief of Stem Cells and Development, Executive Editor of Nucleic Acid Therapeutics, former Co-Editor-in-Chief of the World Stem Cell Report, a Section Editor for BioResearch Open Access, and Ethical Advisor for Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. publishers.