Sarah Hamm-Alvarez

Expert on cell biology, drug targeting and dry eye
  • Professor of Ophthalmology and Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Office: (323) 442-3269 Cell: (323) 509-9098


  • cell biology
  • molecular motors
  • cytoskeleton
  • taxol
  • microtubules
  • chemotherapeutic drugs
  • transport (cellular)
  • macromolecular drug delivery
  • endocytosis and exocytosis
  • Dry eye and ocular surface disorders
  • Sjogren's syndrome
  • Drug delivery
  • Targeted therapy
  • Rapamycin
  • Nanotechnology
  • Cytoskeleton and Cell Biology
  • Microscopy and live cell imaging

Additional Information

My previous experience is largely in promotional videos for the school and university, or in discussion with reporters by phone.

I am comfortable on television if the questions are provided and discussed in advance but prefer print.

I will not do live radio.