Profile

TanYa Marie Gwathmey-Williams, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

TanYa Marie Gwathmey-Williams, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,


Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-9524 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: tgwathme@wakehealth.edu

Additional Languages

American Sign Language, French, Spanish

Education & Training

  • B.S., Hampton University , 1995
  • M.S., Eastern Virginia Medical School , 1999
  • Ph.D., Cornell University , 2006
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University , 2006
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, Univ of Buffalo - SUNY, 1993
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, National Institues of Health, 1994
  • Fellowship, Medical Biology, Howard Hughes Medical Institut, 2005
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, WFU School of Medicine, 2012

Memberships

  • Am Heart Association
  • Am Physiological Society
TanYa Marie Gwathmey-Williams, Ph.D.

TanYa Marie Gwathmey-Williams, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Hypertension
Hypertension and Vascular Research Center
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity

Research Interests

growth & development, hypertension, maternal & child health, minority health issues

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-9524 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: tgwathme@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Washburn LK, Brosnihan KB, Chappell MC, Diz DI, Gwathmey TM, Nixon PA, Russell GB, Snively BM, O'Shea TM. The renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system in adolescent offspring born prematurely to mothers with preeclampsia. J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst. 2014;():.

Gwathmey TM, Chappell MC, Nixon PA, Washburn LK. Prenatal steroid exposure promotes expression of renal injury indices in African American females [abstract]. FASEB J. 2014;28(1 Suppl):1134.11.

Gwathmey TM, Zerihun L, Simington SW, Chappell MC, Washburn LK. Antenatal betamethasone exposure increases oxidative stress in African-American adolescents born prematurely [abstract]. Circulation. 2013;127():AP241.

Gwathmey TM, Alzayadneh EM, Pendergrass KD, Chappell MC. Novel roles of nuclear angiotensin receptors and signaling mechanisms. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2012;302(5):R518-R530.

Gwathmey TM, Nixon P, Chappell M, Washburn L. 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and body mass index in female adolescents [abstract]. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):1093.15.

Gwathmey TM, Shaltout HA, Rose JC, Diz DI, Chappell MC. Glucocorticoid-induced fetal programming alters the functional complement of angiotensin receptor subtypes within the kidney. Hypertension. 2011;57(3):620-626.

Gwathmey TM, Nixon PA, O'Shea TM, Brosnihan KB, Chappell MC, Washburn LK. Premature birth is associated with higher diastolic blood pressure and reduced vitamin D in African American adolescents [abstract]. Hypertension. 2011;58(5):e165.

Gwathmey TM, Pendergrass KD, Reid SD, Rose JC, Diz DI, Chappell MC. Angiotensin-(1-7)-angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 attenuates reactive oxygen species formation to angiotensin II within the cell nucleus. Hypertension. 2010;55(1):166-171.

Gwathmey TM, Shaltout HA, Nixon PA, Rose JC, Washburn LK, Chappell MC. Antenatal steroid exposure is associated with reduced urinary ACE2 activity in adolescents [abstract]. FASEB J. 2010;24(1 Meeting Abstracts):605.1.

Westwood B, Gwathmey T, Shaltout H, Diz D, Rose J, Chappell M. Immunocytochemical distribution of the Ang-(1-7)/mas receptor in the sheep kidney [abstract]. FASEB J. 2010;24(1 Meeting Abstracts):605.6.

Gwathmey TM, Shaltout HA, Nixon PA, Rose JC, Washburn LK, Chappell MC. Sex and racial background influence angiotensin peptide metabolism in young adults [abstract]. FASEB J. 2010;24(1 Meeting Abstracts):1024.31.

Wilson BA, Gwathmey T, Pirro N, Chappell MC. Evidence for protein kinase C dependent stimulation of reactive oxygen species in isolated nuclei of renal epithelial cells [abstract]. FASEB J. 2010;24(1 Meeting Abstracts):1059.3.

Gwathmey TM, Westwood BM, Pirro NT, Tang L, Rose JC, Diz DI, Chappell MC. Nuclear angiotensin-(1-7) receptor is functionally coupled to the formation of nitric oxide. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2010;299(5):F983-F990.

Pendergrass KD, Gwathmey TM, Michalek RD, Grayson JM, Chappell MC. The angiotensin II-AT1 receptor stimulates reactive oxygen species within the cell nucleus. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009;384(2):149-154.

Gwathmey TM, Shaltout HA, Pendergrass KD, Pirro NT, Figueroa JP, Rose JC, Diz DI, Chappell MC. Nuclear angiotensin II type 2 (AT2) receptors are functionally linked to nitric oxide production. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2009;296(6):F1484-1493.

Gwathmey TM, Pendergrass KD, Shaltout HA, Reid SD, Rose JC, Diz DI, Chappell MC. Steroid-induced fetal programming differentially alters nuclear angiotensin II receptor expression and function [abstract]. Hypertension. 2009;54(4):e42.

Gwathmey TM, Pendergrass KD, Rose JC, Diz DI, Chappell MC. Nuclear angiotensin-(1-7) receptors mediate the production of nitric oxide [abstract]. Hypertension. 2009;54(4):e74.

Pendergrass KD, Gwathmey TYM, Grayson JM, Chappell MC. Protein kinase C and PI3 kinase mediate Ang II-dependent generation of reactive oxygen species in renal nuclei [abstract]. FASEB J. 2009;23(1 Meeting Abstracts):803.7.

Gwathmey TM, Pendergrass KD, Reid SD, Rose JC, Chappell MC. Evidence that the ACE2-angiotensin-(1-7) pathway counterbalances angiotensin II-induced formation of reactive oxygen species in renal nuclei [abstract]. Hypertension. 2008;52(4):e124-e125.

Pendergrass KD, Gwathmey TM, Michalek RD, Grayson JM, Chappell MC. Nuclear angiotensin II AT1 receptors mediate the formation of reactive oxygen species [abstract]. Hypertension. 2008;52(4):e48.

Gwathmey TM, Diz DI, Pirro NT, Figueroa J, Rose JC, Chappell MC. Nuclear angiotensin II-type 2 receptors are differentially expressed in the sheep kidney [abstract]. Hypertension. 2007;50(4):e97.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Hypertension

Quick Reference

Request an Appointment
New Patients

336-716-WAKE
888-716-WAKE

Existing patients may contact the clinic directly.
Find a Doctor Ways to Give
USNWR 2013-2014Magnet Hospital RecognitionConsumer Choice2014 Best DoctorsJoint Commission Report

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.