PhD, University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Madiraju obtained her PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA. Her doctoral dissertation studies emphasized on pharmacological and biochemical mechanisms of novel microtubule-stabilizing agents. Dr. Madiraju undertook her fellowships at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute located in La Jolla CA. Focus of her research is on targeting innate and adaptive immune response pathways with an ultimate aim of finding novel pharmacologically active therapeutics for treatment of autoimmune diseases.