Namandjé N. Bumpus, PhD published Moving toward Inclusion, an article on diversity and inclusion, in the December 7, 2015 issue of Science Careers.
Dr. Namandjé N. Bumpus is an associate professor of medicine and the associate dean for institutional and student equity at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. Her research seeks to define the role of drug metabolism and reactive metabolite formation in the toxicities associated with the use of non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors to treat HIV-1.
Dr. Bumpus received her Ph.D. in pharmacology at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. She then completed a fellowship at the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California, where she studied the regulation of cyp4a and cyp4f genes in mice.
Dr. Bumpus has authored or co-authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and serves on the editorial board of the ASPET's journal Drug Metabolism and Disposition.