Shelbi studies signaling modulators involved in ovarian function.
Studies the role of biogenic amines in the mouse uterus.
Dr. Baluch received her PhD in Cellular and Developmental Biology and postdoctoral training in Neurobiology from Arizona State University. Her research focuses on the mouse reproductive system and the role of neural modulators in smooth muscle function. The lab is also involved in a special project working with professional athletes in the sport of Fencing to determine if stress management during training could improve performance during competitions. The Baluch lab oversees the WM Keck Core Bioimaging lab in the School of Life Sciences and is very involved in educational outreach, professional/career training and developing methods and tools to improve the accessibility of STEM education to the visually impaired and blind.
Ashleigh is studying ways to make image content within STEM disciplines more accessible to the blind and visually impaired. She works with SAAVI in Phoenix, Az.
Changing How Science is Visualized and Communicated