Kelly M Quesnelle, PhD

Kelly M Quesnelle, PhD portrait
  • Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences
    • Primary Address
    • Office
    • Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine
    • Department of Biomedical Sciences
    • 1000 Oakland Drive
    • Kalamazoo, MI, United States 49008

Biography

Biography

Kelly Quesnelle, PhD, is an associate professor with the Department of Biomedical Sciences at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine. She is a graduate of University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and she earned her doctorate with University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In addition, she completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine that included training at the United States Food and Drug Administration. She joined WMed in 2014 as a founding faculty member in the Biomedical Science department.

Dr. Quesnelle serves as the pharmacology thread director, responsible for the development and management of the pharmacology curriculum. She also serves as co-director of the Hematology and Oncology course for first year medical students.

Education

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014, Vascular Medicine Institute, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
  • Fellowship 2013, Cardiovascular and Renal Products, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, United States Food and Drug Administration
  • PhD 2012, Molecular Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
  • BS 2003, Cell & Molecular Biology, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Languages

  • German, basic.

Honors & Awards

  • Early Career Award for Excellence in Teaching and Innovation. International Association of Medical Science Educators, 06/2019
  • Annual Travel Award. International Association of Medical Science Educators, 06/01/2015
  • Institutional Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award. National Institutes of Health/NHLBI, 11/01/2013
  • Lindau Scholar, 61st Annual Meeting of Nobel Laureates. National Institutes of Health, 06/01/2011
  • Individual Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award. National Institutes of Health/NIDCR, 08/01/2010
  • Institutional Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award. National Institutes of Health/NIGMS, 09/01/2009