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Bellur Prabhakar is working as Interim Associate Dean for Research, his primary role will be to take the forefront in advancing multi-disciplinary, multi-investigator research and research funding. In this capacity, he will be working closely with Dr. Larry Tobacman, Senior Associate Dean for Research.After 16 years of able, creative, and dedicated leadership, Dr. Prabhakar has decided to step down from his position as Head, Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the College of Medicine. A Search Committee for his replacement will be convened shortly, and a national search conducted. Dr. Prabhakar has agreed to my request that he continue to lead the Department, to which he has been so dedicated, until the Head search has been completed
Bellur Prabhakar’s laboratory has been working on autoimmune diseases for over 30 years. A major focus of our research effort has been to identify, clone and characterize autoantigens implicated in different autoimmune diseases. More recently, our work is focused on understanding the role of dendritic cells in modulating immune responses with a particular emphasis on regulatory T cell induction and maintenance.