Alaeddin Abukabda, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Physiology at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, USA. His specializations are cardiovascular physiology, toxicology, and immunology. His research fields are biochemical and molecular pharmacological studies in pulmonary hypertension and vascular immunotherapy. He has published 14 peer-reviewed papers, 3 book chapters, 50 abstracts. He is a member of the Society of Toxicology, Society of Teratology, the Microcirculation Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.