Sally Huber, Ph.D.

Sally Huber, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Contact Information
E-mail: Sally.Huber@uvm.edu
Office Location:
Colch Res Facility, 360 South Park Drive, 206A, Colchester, VT 05446

Academic Interests

To provide students with a thorough understanding of basic immunology and virology; to aid students in the development of research skills needed for success in biomedical research through service on thesis committees.

Research Interests

To determine how virus infections trigger the development of autoimmunity.

Education

1975 Ph.D. Duke University, Durham, NC; Microbiology/Immunology

1972 M.S. Duke University, Durham, NC; Microbiology/Immunology

1969 B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blackburg, VA; Biology

Academic Appointments

2016 - present Professor Emeritus, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont

2000 - 2016 Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine

1990 - 2000 Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine

1986 - 1990 Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine

1981 - 1986 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine

1981 - 86 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine

1978 - 1981 Research Associate; Department of Pathology, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY

1975 - 1978 Postdoctoral Fellow; Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

Awards and Honors

2009 - 2010 American Heart Association Virology and Immunology Study Section, Co-Chair

2000 - 2010 Ad-Hoc, Cardiovascular A, Virology B, Immunology Fellowship; Vascular Biology; K99; AICS; K08 Study Sections, National Institutes of Health

1997 - 2001 Member, Pathology A/ AICS Study Section, National Institutes of Health

1996 - 1998 American Heart Association Virology and Immunology Study Section (Chair)

1994 - 1996 American Heart Association Virology and Immunology Study section

1987 - 1990 Member, Virology Study Section, National Institutes of Health

1982 - 1987 American Heart Association Established Investigatorship

1978 - 1980 New York Heart Association Fellowship

1976 - 1978 American Cancer Society Junior Fellowship, California Division

1969 Phi Kappa Phi

Publications

“Substance use patterns in 9-10 year olds: Baseline findings from the adolescent brain cognitive development (ABCD) study.”
Lisdahl KM, Tapert S, Sher KJ, Gonzalez R, Nixon SJ, Feldstein Ewing SW, Conway KP, Wallace A, Sullivan R, Hatcher K, Kaiver C, Thompson W, Reuter C, Bartsch H, Wade NE, Jacobus J, Albaugh MD, Allgaier N, Anokhin AP, Bagot K, Baker FC, Banich MT, Barch DM, Baskin-Sommers A, Breslin FJ, Brown SA, Calhoun V, Casey BJ, Chaarani B, Chang L, Clark DB, Cloak C, Constable RT, Cottler LB, Dagher RK, Dapretto M, Dick A, Do EK, Dosenbach NUF, Dowling GJ, Fair DA, Florsheim P, Foxe JJ, Freedman EG, Friedman NP, Garavan HP, Gee DG, Glantz MD, Glaser P, Gonzalez MR, Gray KM, Grant S, Haist F, Hawes S, Heeringa SG, Hermosillo R, Herting MM, Hettema JM, Hewitt JK, Heyser C, Hoffman EA, Howlett KD, Huber RS, Huestis MA, Hyde LW, Iacono WG, Isaiah A, Ivanova MY, James RS, Jernigan TL, Karcher NR, Kuperman JM, Laird AR, Larson CL, LeBlanc KH, Lopez MF, Luciana M, Luna B, Maes HH, Marshall AT, Mason MJ, McGlade E, Morris AS, Mulford C, Nagel BJ, Neigh G, Palmer CE, Paulus MP, Pecheva D, Prouty D, Potter A, Puttler LI, Rajapakse N, Ross JM, Sanchez M, Schirda C, Schulenberg J, Sheth C, Shilling PD, Sowell ER, Speer N, Squeglia L, Sripada C, Steinberg J, Sutherland MT, Tomko R, Uban K, Vrieze S, Weiss SRB, Wing D, Yurgelun-Todd DA, Zucker RA, Heitzeg MM; ABCD Consortium.
Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 Jul 29;227:108946. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.108946. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34392051

“Association of immune cell subsets with cardiac mechanics in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.”
Sinha A, Rivera AS, Doyle MF, Sitlani C, Fohner A, Huber SA, Olson NC, Lima JA, Delaney JA, Feinstein MJ, Shah SJ, Tracy RP, Psaty BM.
JCI Insight. 2021 Jul 8;6(13):149193. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.149193.PMID: 34236048

“Baseline brain function in the preadolescents of the ABCD Study.”
Chaarani B, Hahn S, Allgaier N, Adise S, Owens MM, Juliano AC, Yuan DK, Loso H, Ivanciu A, Albaugh MD, Dumas J, Mackey S, Laurent J, Ivanova M, Hagler DJ, Cornejo MD, Hatton S, Agrawal A, Aguinaldo L, Ahonen L, Aklin W, Anokhin AP, Arroyo J, Avenevoli S, Babcock D, Bagot K, Baker FC, Banich MT, Barch DM, Bartsch H, Baskin-Sommers A, Bjork JM, Blachman-Demner D, Bloch M, Bogdan R, Bookheimer SY, Breslin F, Brown S, Calabro FJ, Calhoun V, Casey BJ, Chang L, Clark DB, Cloak C, Constable RT, Constable K, Corley R, Cottler LB, Coxe S, Dagher RK, Dale AM, Dapretto M, Delcarmen-Wiggins R, Dick AS, Do EK, Dosenbach NUF, Dowling GJ, Edwards S, Ernst TM, Fair DA, Fan CC, Feczko E, Feldstein-Ewing SW, Florsheim P, Foxe JJ, Freedman EG, Friedman NP, Friedman-Hill S, Fuemmeler BF, Galvan A, Gee DG, Giedd J, Glantz M, Glaser P, Godino J, Gonzalez M, Gonzalez R, Grant S, Gray KM, Haist F, Harms MP, Hawes S, Heath AC, Heeringa S, Heitzeg MM, Hermosillo R, Herting MM, Hettema JM, Hewitt JK, Heyser C, Hoffman E, Howlett K, Huber RS, Huestis MA, Hyde LW, Iacono WG, Infante MA, Irfanoglu O, Isaiah A, Iyengar S, Jacobus J, James R, Jean-Francois B, Jernigan T, Karcher NR, Kaufman A, Kelley B, Kit B, Ksinan A, Kuperman J, Laird AR, Larson C, LeBlanc K, Lessov-Schlagger C, Lever N, Lewis DA, Lisdahl K, Little AR, Lopez M, Luciana M, Luna B, Madden PA, Maes HH, Makowski C, Marshall AT, Mason MJ, Matochik J, McCandliss BD, McGlade E, Montoya I, Morgan G, Morris A, Mulford C, Murray P, Nagel BJ, Neale MC, Neigh G, Nencka A, Noronha A, Nixon SJ, Palmer CE, Pariyadath V, Paulus MP, Pelham WE, Pfefferbaum D, Pierpaoli C, Prescot A, Prouty D, Puttler LI, Rajapaske N, Rapuano KM, Reeves G, Renshaw PF, Riedel MC, Rojas P, de la Rosa M, Rosenberg MD, Ross MJ, Sanchez M, Schirda C, Schloesser D, Schulenberg J, Sher KJ, Sheth C, Shilling PD, Simmons WK, Sowell ER, Speer N, Spittel M, Squeglia LM, Sripada C, Steinberg J, Striley C, Sutherland MT, Tanabe J, Tapert SF, Thompson W, Tomko RL, Uban KA, Vrieze S, Wade NE, Watts R, Weiss S, Wiens BA, Williams OD, Wilbur A, Wing D, Wolff-Hughes D, Yang R, Yurgelun-Todd DA, Zucker RA, Potter A, Garavan HP; ABCD Consortium.
Nat Neurosci. 2021 Jun 7. doi: 10.1038/s41593-021-00867-9. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34099922

“Natural killer cells, gamma delta T cells and classical monocytes are associated with systolic blood pressure in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA).”
Delaney JAC, Olson NC, Sitlani CM, Fohner AE, Huber SA, Landay AL, Heckbert SR, Tracy RP, Psaty BM, Feinstein M, Doyle MF.
BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2021 Jan 22;21(1):45. doi: 10.1186/s12872-021-01857-2. PMID: 33482725 Free PMC article.

"Innate and adaptive immune cell subsets as risk factors for coronary heart disease in two population-based cohorts." Olson NC, Sitlani CM, Doyle MF, Huber SA, Landay AL, Tracy RP, Psaty BM, Delaney JA. Atherosclerosis. 2020 May;300:47-53. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2020.03.011. Epub 2020 Mar 16. PMID: 32209232

"Incorporating sampling weights into robust estimation of Cox proportional hazards regression model, with illustration in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis." Sitlani CM, Lumley T, McKnight B, Rice KM, Olson NC, Doyle MF, Huber SA, Tracy RP, Psaty BM, C Delaney JA. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2020 Mar 14;20(1):62. doi: 10.1186/s12874-020-00945-9. PMID: 32169052

"Associations of Innate and Adaptive Immune Cell Subsets With Incident Type 2 Diabetes Risk: The MESA Study." Olson NC, Doyle MF, Sitlani CM, de Boer IH, Rich SS, Huber SA, Landay AL, Tracy RP, Psaty BM, Delaney JA. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Mar 1;105(3):e848-57. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgaa036. PMID: 31990975

 

Associations of Circulating Lymphocyte Subpopulations with Type 2 Diabetes: Cross-Sectional Results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)."
Olson NC, Doyle MF, de Boer IH, Huber SA, Jenny NS, Kronmal RA, Psaty BM, Tracy RP."
PLoS One. 2015 Oct 12;10(10):e0139962. PMID:26458065

"c-FLIP-Short Reduces Type I Interferon Production and Increases Viremia with Coxsackievirus B3".
Buskiewicz IA, Koenig A, Roberts B, Russell J, Shi C, Lee SH, Jung JU, Huber SA, Budd RC.
PLoS One. 2014 May 9;9(5):e96156. [PubMed - in process]

"Decreased Naive and Increased Memory CD4(+) T Cells Are Associated with Subclinical Atherosclerosis: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis."
Olson NC, Doyle MF, Jenny NS, Huber SA, Psaty BM, Kronmal RA, Tracy RP.
PLoS One.2014 8(8):e71498. PMID: 24009662 [PubMed - in process]

For a complete list of Sally Huber's publications, please visit PubMed.