Debra graduated from the University of Iowa in December 2008 with a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering. She began working as a Postdoctoral Associate in Dr. Raizada’s lab in June 2009, where she has been studying Doxorubicin-induced cardiomyopathy, DIZE, and hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension. A main achievement was Debra’s contribution to the publication,
Targeting the Vasoprotective Axis of the Renin-Angiotensin System: A Novel Strategic Approach to Pulmonary Hypertensive Therapy.
Chastity N. Bradford, Debra Ely, and Mohan K. Raizada ; Ruth L. Kirschtein National Research Service Award 2009-present