About Martha Campbell-Thompson
Martha Campbell-Thompson, D.V.M., Ph.D, serves as the Pathology Core Principal Investigator at the University of Florida, where she earned doctorates in veterinary medicine and veterinary physiology. A board certified large animal veterinary surgeon, Dr. Campbell-Thompson moved into basic research after receiving her Ph.D. She has over 20 years experience in animal models of human disease with an emphasis on type 1 diabetes. She brings managerial experience to her role as primary administrator of the Pathology Core, providing histological and immunolocalization services to over 100 investigators at the University of Florida, in the United States, and overseas. In collaboration with Dr. Atkinson’s group, Dr. Campbell-Thompson has become the lead pathologist for all rodent and human type 1 diabetes studies.
- Adeno-Associated Viral Gene Therapy
- Beta cell biology
- Beta cell regeneration for Type 1 Diabetes
- Islet inflammation
- Neuromodulation of beta cell function