University of Louisville Health Sciences Center
Dr. Cooper gained his Ph.D. in Anatomy and Neurobiology from the University of Tennessee Medical School in 1980. He is currently a professor at the University of Louisville Health Sciences Center. His research background includes investigations of molecular mechanisms associated with ischemic reperfusion injury in the retina. He has been the PI/Program Director for the INBRE program in Kentucky since its inception, and in this capacity, he has led many workshops on the grant application process for INBRE-sponsored junior investigators in the Kentucky network and beyond.