Edward K.L. Chan, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Oral Biology
Professor, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology

 

Dr. Chan
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Active Professional Service

  • Vice Chair (2005-2010), Treasurer (2010-2015), Chair & Treasurer (2015-present) of the Autoantibody Standardization Committee in Rheumatic and Related Disorders of the International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS) – AutoAb.org
  • International Consensus on ANA Patterns (ICAP) co-coordinator (with Dr. Luis E.C. Andrade) – www.ANApatterns.org

Research Profiles:

UF Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences Concentration Affiliations:

  • Cancer Biology
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Immunology & Microbiology

Research Training & Experience

  • 2004-present: Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, College of Medicine, University of Florida
  • 2002-present: Professor, Department of Oral Biology, College of Dentistry, University of Florida
  • 1997-2002: Associate Professor, Department of Molecular & Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California
  • 1991-2002: Director, DNA Core Laboratory for Structural Analysis, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California
  • 1984-1996: From Research Fellow to Assistant Member, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California
  • 1984: Ph.D. in Medical Science, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
  • 1980: M.S. in Clinical Chemistry, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
  • 1976: B.S. in Biochemistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Teaching Responsibilities

  • DEN 6128: Host Defenses; Director (co-director with Dr. Frank Gibson)
  • DEN 6678: Advanced Oral Medicine: Molecular Biology of Oral Cancer
  • DEN 6680: Principles of Craniofacial Biology and Emerging Therapies: Functional Components of Eukaryotic Cells; Oral Carcinoma: Classifications, Incidence, Markers, Current and Future Therapies
  • DEN 6681: Craniofacial Pathobiology: Hypersensitivity and Autoimmune Diseases
  • GMS 6421: Advanced Cell Biology: MicroRNAs in Innate Immunity and Cancer Cell Biology
  • GMS 5905: RNA Interference and MicroRNAs: From Advances in Cell Biology to Therapeutic Applications in the Treatment of Human Diseases; Director

Publications

You can find a list of Dr. Chan’s publications from the University of Florida on the Chan Laboratory publications page.

Contact

echan@ufl.edu
(352) 273-8849
PO Box 100424
Gainesville, FL 32610-0424

Shipping Address:
UF Health Science Center
Department of Oral Biology
Room D5-17
1395 Center Dr.
Gainesville, FL 32610-0424