Research Activities

Investigators affiliated with the WFUPC have been at the forefront in the use of animal models to understand human diseases, including the following areas:

  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Development
  • Diabetes
  • Substance Abuse
  • Women's Health

Please see faculty webpages for lists of recent publications by WFUPC-affiliated researchers as well as brief descriptions of their research.


Quick Reference

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Program Director
Jay Kaplan, PhD

Tel: 336-716-1649

E-mail the WFPC at

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