MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Graduate Degree

  • University of Maryland , 2004 , Baltimore , MD

Medical School

  • University of Maryland , 2006 , Baltimore , MD

Internship

  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital , 2007 , Cincinnati , OH

Residency

  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital , 2009 , Cincinnati , OH

Fellowship

Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2013 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Carette X, Platig J, Young DC, Helmel M, Young AT, Wang Z, Potluri LP, Moody CS, Zeng J, Prisic S, Paulson JN, Muntel J, Madduri AVR, Velarde J, Mayfield JA, Locher C, Wang T, Quackenbush J, Rhee KY, Moody DB, Steen H, Husson RN. Multisystem Analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Reveals Kinase-Dependent Remodeling of the Pathogen-Environment Interface. MBio. 2018 Mar 06; 9(2). View abstract
  2. Velarde JJ, O'Seaghdha M, Baddal B, Bastiat-Sempe B, Wessels MR. Binding of NAD+-Glycohydrolase to Streptolysin O Stabilizes Both Toxins and Promotes Virulence of Group A Streptococcus. MBio. 2017 09 12; 8(5). View abstract
  3. Sharma O, O'Seaghdha M, Velarde JJ, Wessels MR. NAD+-Glycohydrolase Promotes Intracellular Survival of Group A Streptococcus. PLoS Pathog. 2016 Mar; 12(3):e1005468. View abstract
  4. Velarde JJ, Ashbaugh M, Wessels MR. The human antimicrobial peptide LL-37 binds directly to CsrS, a sensor histidine kinase of group A Streptococcus, to activate expression of virulence factors. J Biol Chem. 2014 Dec 26; 289(52):36315-24. View abstract