Raddy Ramos is a neuroscientist with interests in the anatomy and physiology of the developing brain. At the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine, he is involved in college service (i.e., Institutional Review Board, Instructional Animal Care and Use Committee), teaching (lecture and laboratory), and research. In his lab, Ramos mentors undergraduate and medical student research assistants who often earn co-authorship on conference presentations as well as in peer-reviewed publications.
His research interests include science and medical education, and he currently serves as the associate editor of the Journal of Undergraduate Neuroscience Education. He received his master's and doctoral degrees from the University of Connecticut and bachelor's degree from the Binghamton University-State University of New York.
Recent Projects & Research
- Lamination of the Cerebral and Cerebellar Cortex.
- Academic Profile and Professional Interests of Applicants and Matriculants of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine.
Publications & Presentations
- Van Dine SE, Siu NY, Toia A, Cuoco JA, Betz AJ, Bolivar VJ, Torres G, Ramos RL. Spontaneous malformations of the cerebellar vermis: Prevalence, inheritance, and relationship to lobule/fissure organization in the C57BL/6 lineage. Neuroscience. 2015 Dec 3;310:242-51.
- Ramos RL, Van Dine SE, Gilbert ME, Leheste JR, Torres G. Neurodevelopmental Malformations of the Cerebellar Vermis in Genetically Engineered Rats. Cerebellum. 2015 Dec;14(6):624-31.
- Gilbert ME, Ramos RL, McCloskey DP, Goodman JH. Subcortical band heterotopia in rat offspring following maternal hypothyroxinaemia: structural and functional characteristics. J Neuroendocrinol. 2014 Aug;26(8):528-41.
- Ramos RL, Siu NY, Brunken WJ, Yee KT, Gabel LA, Van Dine SE, Hoplight BJ. Cellular and axonal constituents of neocortical molecular layer heterotopia. Dev Neurosci. 2014;36(6):477-89.
- Gabel LA, Manglani M, Ibanez N, Roberts J, Ramos RL, Rosen GD. Differential seizure response in two models of cortical heterotopia. Brain Res. 2013 Feb 4;1494:84-90.
Honors & Awards
- NYIT Presidential Award for Excellence in Student Engagement in Research
Courses Taught at NYIT
- Nervous System and Behavior
- Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine
- Medical Education and Research