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Isham Huizar

Isham Huizar

  • Associate Professor
Office Phone: 806-743-3155
Email: isham.huizar@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th Street, STOP 9410
Lubbock TX 79430

Positions:

  • Associate Professor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX 2013-Present
  • Assistant Professor, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University Greenville, NC 2009-2013
  • Assistant Professor, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University Greenville, NC 2012-2013
  • ICU Physician, Swedish Medical Center Seattle, WA 2006-2008
  • Research Assistant, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA 2001-2002

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Postdoctoral Senior Research Fellow: University of Washington, 2009
  • Fellow: University of Washington, 2005
  • Fellow: Washington University, 2004
  • Resident: Hospital of Saint Raphael, 2001
  • Intern: Saint Vincent's Medical Center, 1999

Education:

  • MD: Escuela de Medicina, Universidad Anahuac, , 1994
  • BSC: Preparatoria Antonio Caso, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 1990
  • Computer Technician: Preparatoria Antonio Caso, National Autonomous University of Mexico, 1990

Selected Publications:

  • Judson, Marc & Baughman, Robert & Costabel, Ulrich & Drent, Marjolein & Gibson, Kevin & Raghu, Ganesh & Shigemitsu, Hidenobu & Barney, Joseph & Culver, Daniel & Hamzeh, Nabeel & Wijsenbeek, Marlies & Albera, Carlo & Huizar, Isham & Agarwal, Prasheen & Brodmerkel, Carrie & Watt, Rosemary & Barnathan, Elliot July (2014) Safety and efficacy of ustekinumab or golimumab in patients with chronic sarcoidosis. The European respiratory journal.
  • Huizar, Isham & Malur, Anagha & Patel, Janki & McPeek, Matthew & Dobbs, Larry & Wingard, Christopher & Barna, Barbara & Thomassen, Mary Jane January (2013) The role of PPARγ in carbon nanotube-elicited granulomatous lung inflammation. Respiratory research, 14, 7.
  • Malur, A & Kavuru, M & Marshall, I & Barna, B & Huizar, Isham & Karnekar, R & Thomassen, M June (2012) Rituximab therapy in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis improves alveolar macrophage lipid homeostasis 14, 13, 46.
  • , M & Malur, A & Marshall, I & Barna, B & Meziane, M & Huizar, Isham & Dalrymple, H & Karnekar, R & Thomassen, M December (2011) An Open-Label Trial of Rituximab Therapy in Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis 38, 6, 1361-1367.
  • Huizar, Isham & Malur, A & Midgette, Y & Kukoly, C & Chen, P & Ke, P & Podila, R & Rao, A & Wingard, C & Dobbs, L & Barna, B & Kavuru, M & Thomassen, M October (2011) Novel Murine Model of Chronic Granulomatous Lung Inflammation Elicited by Carbon Nanotubes 45, 4, 858-866.

Selected Presentations:

  • Correlation of microRNA with mRNA gene expression data from sarcoidosis BAL yields distinct disease-associated candidate genes American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA; May 2013.
  • Efficacy of Treatment with Ustekinumab or Golimumab in Patients with Chronic Skin Sarcoidosis American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA; May 2013.
  • ESAT-6 Augments Inflammatory Responses to Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNT) in a Murine Chronic Granuloma Model American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA; May 2013.
  • Impaired Homeostasis Of Alveolar Macrophages From Obese Individuals: Alterations In Scavenger Receptor And ABC lipid Transporter Expression American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA; May 2013.
  • Safety and Efficacy of Treatment with Ustekinumab or Golimumab in Patients with Chronic Sarcoidosis American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA; May 2013.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • -2010
    Awarded by Centocor Research and Development
    in the amount of $0
    Principal

  • -2010
    Awarded by Centocor Research and Development
    in the amount of $0
    Principal

Selected Awards:

  • Travel Fellowship, National Eye Institute, 1998.
  • Fellowship to Attend, Cardiology Society of Aguascalientes, 1996.
  • Fellowship to Attend, General Physician Society of Aguascalientes, 1996.
  • 1st Place Jornadas Medicas , School of Medicine, Universidad Anahuac, Estado de Mexico, 1992.
Date last updated: 9/18/2014
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