Report Ramakrishna Vankayalapati, PhD members

University of Texas Health Center


Dr. Vankayalapati received his PhD degree from Osmania University, India. He joined the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler in 1999 after completion of his first postdoctoral fellowship at the Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto. He was promoted to Instructor in 2001, Assistant Professor in 2004, Associate Professor in 2007, and Professor in 2013. He is currently serving as Chair, Department of Pulmonary Immunology and Margaret E. Byers Cain Chair for Tuberculosis Research.