Location and Staff

Location and Staff

Preclinical Facilities Location and Staff

These PTAI facilities are centrally located in the health system complex on the second floor of Jordan Hall:

P.O. Box 800734
Jordan Hall 2-14
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: 434-982-6586
Fax: 434-982-0689


Marya Dunlap-Brown, MS - Technical Director Preclinical Studies
Marya has extensive preclinical studies experience, and is responsible for managing the Preclinical Studies division of the PTAI: pricing, purchasing, staffing, scheduling, and billing of research projects. She is also involved in the design and preparation of protocols; surgical implantation of cancer cells and biopsies in a large variety of locations; developing the correct xenograft model for specific studies; performing necropsy and harvesting tumors, organs, and tissues for molecular analysis.

Deborah L. Thompson - Research Technician
Deb has over 25 years experience in animal care, nearly seven years of which has been at UVA. As Research Technician for the PTAI Shared Resource she has become the primary provider of drug therapy, data gathering, and data entry. Additionally, Ms. Thompson provides excellent surgical support.


Molecular Imaging Facilities Location and Staff

These PTAI facilities are located at the Fontaine Research Park:

P.O. Box 801332
480 Ray C Hunt Drive
The Snyder Building (see map below)
Fontaine Research Park
Charlottesville, VA 22903
FAX 434-982-4129
email: uvamic@virginia.edu


Stuart Berr - Core Director Molecular Imaging

Mark Williams - Faculty Director Molecular Imaging
CT and X-ray/gamma imaging

Dongfeng Pan
Synthesis of imaging compounds and probes

Bijoy Kundu
PET scans, luminescence and fluorescence scans

Jack Roy


Preclinical Tumor Analysis and Imaging Resource Oversight

Internal Advisory Committee:
James Larner, MD (Chair)

Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology,
Molecular Genetics/Epigenetics Program

Mark Williams, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
Women’s Oncology Program

Anindya Dutta, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Molecular Genetics/Epigenetics Program

Daniel G. Gioeli, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology
Cancer Cell Signaling Program

Christopher Moskaluk, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Pathology
Cancer Cell Signaling Program

Jay Fox, PhD (Ex Officio Member)
Professor, Department of Microbiology
Cancer Cell Signaling Program


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