Caitrin W McDonough

Caitrin W McDonough Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Phone: (352) 273-6435
Business Email: cmcdonough@cop.ufl.edu

About Caitrin W McDonough

Dr. McDonough received a B.S. in Biochemistry (with a minor in chemistry) from the University of Iowa and then earned a Ph.D in Molecular Medicine and Translational Science from Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Dr. McDonough’s dissertation work focused on the Genetics of Type 2 Diabetic End-Stage Renal Disease in African Americans. After completing graduate studies, she joined the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research as a Post-Doctoral Associate in Cardiovascular Pharmacogenomics under the direction of Dr. Julie Johnson.

Dr. McDonough is an investigator in the Center for Pharmacogenomics and plays a central role in the development of genetics education programming for the UF&Shands Personalized Medicine Program. She also teaches Genetic Medicine concepts to pharmacy students in the Personalized Medicine course.

Publications

Grants

June 2018ACTIVE
INTEGRATIVE DATA APPROCACHES FOR RESISTANT HYPERTENSION IDENTIFICATION AND PREDICTION
NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI · Principal Investigator
April 2017 – March 2018
Together: Transforming and Translating Discovery to Improve Health
NATL INST OF HLTH NCATS · Project Manager
April 2016 – March 2017
TOGETHER: TRANSFORMING AND TRANSLATING DISCOVERY TO IMPR
NATL INST OF HLTH NCATS · Project Manager

Education

2018
M.S.
University of Florida
2010
Ph.D.
Wake Forest University School of Medicine