Beverly L. Davidson Ph.D.
Beverly Davidson

Dr. Davidson is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Federation for Clinical Research (Midwest Section), American Society for Neuroscience, American Society for Gene and Cell Therapy, and the American Society for Microbiology. Dr. Davidson serves on the Board of Directors for the American Society for Gene Therapy, and is Associate Director of the Center for Gene Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis and other Genetic Diseases, and is past Co-Director of the Iowa Biosciences Advantage Program. Dr. Davidson serves on the scientific advisory boards for the NCL Foundation (Hamburg, Germany), Stanford Institute for Neuro-Innovation and Translational Science Core Facilities and Hereditary Disease Foundation.  Dr. Davidson additionally has served on editorial boards for Gene Therapy, Molecular Therapy and EMBO Reports. 

Roy J. Carver Biomedical Research Chair in Internal Medicine
Professor of Medicine, Neurology and Physiology & Biophysics
Vice Chair for Research
Director, Gene Transfer Vector Core
Associate Director, Gene Therapy Center for Cystic Fibrosis and Other Genetic Diseases

Positions
1981-87 PhD, University of Michigan
1990-92 Fellow, University of Michigan
1992-94 Assistant Research Scientist, Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
1993-94 Director, Vector Core,
Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
1994-94 Assistant Professor,
Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
1994-98 Assistant Professor,
Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
1994-     Director, Gene Transfer Vectyor Core, University of Iowa
1998-01 Associate Professor,
Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
2001-04 Co-Director, Iowa Biosciences Advantage Program for Gifted Minorities
2001-     Professor,
Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
2005-     Vice Chair for Research, Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa

Research