Faculty & Staff Directory

Priya Raman, Ph.D.

no headshot

Phone: 330.325.6425
Email: praman@neomed.edu

Room: RGE-342

View Publications

Academic Title(s)

  • Associate Professor of Integrative Medical Sciences


  • July 2017-present Associate Professor with Tenure, Department of Integrative Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, NEOMED
  • Oct 2009-June 2017 Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Department of Integrative Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, NEOMED
  • March 2010-present Graduate Faculty, School of Biomedical Sciences, Kent State University
  • 2008-2009 Project Staff, Department of Molecular Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic
  • 2003-2008 Research Associate, Department of Molecular Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic
  • 2002-2003 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis
  • 2000-2002 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, Purdue University
  • 1999-2000 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University

Area of Expertise/Research Interests

Overall research focus is in Cardiovascular Complications of Diabetes and Obesity. Selected ongoing projects: 1) Targeting OGT in Diabetic Vascular Disease; 2) Trivalent chromium in diabetic vascular complications; 3) Role of TSP-1 in vascular dysfunction associated with metabolic syndrome. We utilize biochemical assays, cellular and molecular biology approaches, cell culture studies, high-frequency ultrasound imaging and mouse models of diabetes, atherosclerosis and tissue-specific KOs.

Educational Background

  • B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, 1990
  • M.S. Pharmacology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, 1992
  • Ph.D. Pharmacology, University of Louisiana at Monroe, Monroe, Louisiana 1999


Didactic Courses
  • Instructor and Co-Course Director: Physiological Basis of Medicine (M1/P1), 2011-Present
  • Instructor: Molecules to Cells (M1/P1), 2015-Present
  • Instructor: Clinical Epilogue and Capstone (M4), 2014-Present
  • Instructor: Principles of Medical Sciences (M2), 2010-Present
  • Instructor and Course Director: Molecular Pharmacology (MS/PhD), 2013-Present
  • Instructor and Course Director: Introduction to Pharmacology (MS/PhD), 2013-Present
  • Instructor: Cell Signaling (MS/PhD), 2013-Present
  • Instructor: Microcirculation (MS/PhD), 2013-Present


Longitudinal Courses
  • Group Leader: Prologue (M1/P1), 2012-2016
  • Group Leader: Evidence-Based Medicine (M1/P1), 2011-Present
  • Group Leader: Practice-based Learning and Improvement (M3), 2013-Present


  • Ad hoc reviewer: Circulation Research, American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology, Journal of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Current Pharmaceutical Design, Cardiovascular Research, Cell Biology and Toxicology, Application of Clinical Genetics, Basic Research in Cardiology, Biological Trace Element Research, Molecular Nutrition and Food Research, International Journal of Cardiology, International Journal of Nanomedicine, Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology, Genes and Nutrition, Scientific Reports, Antioxidants and Redox Signaling, Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, Food and Nutrition
  • Editorial Board Member, International journal of Cardiology 2017-present
  • American Heart Association Institutional Research Enhancement Award (AIREA) grant reviewer 2017-present


Main Campus
Phone: 800.686.2511
Contact Us Form

Faculty & Staff Directory

Northeast Ohio Medical University