University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research

Bio for Sally Huber, Ph.D.
Sally Huber, Ph.D.

Sally Huber, Ph.D.

Professor of Pathology
Department of Pathology


Contact Information
E-mail: Sally.Huber@uvm.edu
Office Location:
Colch Res Facility, 208 South Park Drive, 211A, Colchester, VT 05446

Website

Huber Lab
Huber VCIID Lab

Education

1975 Ph.D. Duke University, Durham, NC; Microbiology/Immunology
1972 M.S. Duke University, Durham, NC; Microbiology/Immunology
1969 B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blackburg, VA; Biology

Academic Interests

To provide students with a thorough understanding of basic immunology and virology; to aid students in the development of research skills needed for success in biomedical research through service on thesis committees.

Research Interests

To determine how virus infections trigger the development of autoimmunity.

Academic Appointments

2000 - Present Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1990 - 2000 Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1986 - 1990 Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1981 - 1986 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1981 - 86 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1978 - 1981 Research Associate; Department of Pathology, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
1975 - 1978 Postdoctoral Fellow; Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

Awards and Honors

2009 - 2010 American Heart Association Virology and Immunology Study Section, Co-Chair
2000 - 2010 Ad-Hoc, Cardiovascular A, Virology B, Immunology Fellowship; Vascular Biology; K99; AICS; K08 Study Sections, National Institutes of Health
1997 - 2001 Member, Pathology A/ AICS Study Section, National Institutes of Health
1996 - 1998 American Heart Association Virology and Immunology Study Section (Chair)
1994 - 1996 American Heart Association Virology and Immunology Study section
1987 - 1990 Member, Virology Study Section, National Institutes of Health
1982 - 1987 American Heart Association Established Investigatorship
1978 - 1980 New York Heart Association Fellowship
1976 - 1978 American Cancer Society Junior Fellowship, California Division
1969 Phi Kappa Phi

Publications

2013 Olson NC, Doyle MF, Jenny NS, Huber SA, Psaty BM, Kronmal RA, Tracy RP.Decreased Naive and Increased Memory CD4(+) T Cells Are Associated with Subclinical Atherosclerosis: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. PLoS One.8(8):e71498. PMID: 24009662 [PubMed - in process]

2013 Olson NC, Sallam R, Doyle MF, Tracy RP, Huber SA.T helper cell polarization in healthy people: implications for cardiovascular disease. J Cardiovasc Transl Res. 2013 Oct;6(5):772-86. PMID: 23921946 [PubMed - in process]

2013 Case LK, Wall EH, Dragon JA, Saligrama N, Krementsov DN, Moussawi M, Zachary JF, Huber SA, Blankenhorn EP, Teuscher C.The Y chromosome as a regulatory element shaping immune cell transcriptomes and susceptibility to autoimmune disease. Genome Res. 2013 Sep;23(9):1474-85. PMID: 23800453 [PubMed - in process]

2013 Huber SA, Roberts B, Moussawi M, Boyson JE. Slam haplotype 2 promotes NKT but suppresses V?4+ T-cell activation in coxsackievirus B3 infection leading to increased liver damage but reduced myocarditis. Am J Pathol. 182(2):401-9. PMID: 23195432 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

2013 Liu W, Moussawi M, Roberts B, Boyson JE, Huber SA. Cross-Regulation of T Regulatory-Cell Response after Coxsackievirus B3 Infection by NKT and ?d T Cells in the Mouse. Am J Pathol. 183(2):441-9. PMID: 23746656 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

2013 Reddy J, Massilamany C, Buskiewicz I, Huber SA.Autoimmunity in viral myocarditis. Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2013 Jul;25(4):502-8. PMID: 23656709 [PubMed - in process]

2013  Myers JM, Fairweather D, Huber SA, Cunningham MW. Autoimmune myocarditis, valvulitis, and cardiomyopathy. Curr Protoc Immunol. 2013;Chapter 15:Unit 15.14.1-51.PMID: 23564686 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
 
2013 Buskiewicz IA, Huber SA. MDA5: the almighty for Myocardium. Circ Heart Fail. 2013 Mar;6(2):153-5. PMID: 23513048 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

For a complete list of Sally Huber's publications, please visit PubMed.