Veena Taneja, Ph.D.

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sex-bias in autoimmunity
  • B cells and T cells in autoimmunity
  • Environmental factors and arthritis
  • Gut immunology in arthritis
  1. 1997
    Post Doctoral FellowshipDepartment of Immunology
  2. 1994
    Visiting FellowLeiden Hospital
  3. 1993
    Ph.D.Delhi University
  4. 1989
    Basic Science Researcher - Research OfficerAll-India Institute of Medical Sciences
  5. 1983
    Research FellowshipAll-India Institute of Medical Sciences
  6. 1979
    MScDelhi University
  7. 1977
    BScDelhi University

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Chair, Autoimmunity ProgramThe Mayo Clinic-Karolinska Institutet Collaboration
  2. 2021
    FDA/NIH/NIST Joint Agency microbiome (JAM) group meeting invited speakerNIH
  3. 2020
    Podcast, Rheumatology AdvisorAmerican College of Rheumatology
  4. 2020
    Abstract Program ChairAmerican Association of Immunologists
  5. 2020
    Interview Why Coronavirus can make some severely ill and other hardly at allABC News.com
  6. 2020
    Interview: Possible sex-related difference in immune response to COVID-19NPR.org
  7. 2019
    Chair, Autoimmunity ProgramThe Mayo Clinic-Karolinska Institutet Collaboration
  8. 2019
    Chair, Obtaining mechanistic insights from and in to Human immune systemAmerican Association of Immunologists
  9. 2018
    Member, Clinical Immunology CommitteeAmerican Association of Immunologists
  10. 2017
    Highlights of PLOS One paperNature Reviews Rheumatology
  11. 2017
    Outstanding Research Accomplishment Individual/ Academia Award for ExcellenceUnited States Department of Defense
  12. 2016
    Research ProfileMayo Alumni Magazine
  13. 2016
    Paper Highlight . Nat Rev Rheumatol 12, 624 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1038/nrrheum.2016.160Nature Publishing Group
  14. 2016
    Profile with focus on microbiome researchDiscovery's Edge, Mayo Clinic's Research Magazine
  15. 2015
    Webinars, RheumatologyMayo Clinic
  16. 2015
    Article highlighting microbial researchThe Atlantic
  17. 2015
    Abstract Selection Committee MemberAmerican College of Rheumatology
  18. 2014
    Peer Reviewed Medical Research HighlightsCongressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, United States Department of Defense
  19. 2014
    Article Highlighting researchThe Chicago Tribune
  20. 2014
    http://www.psoriasis.org/advance/features/microbiome-how-your-bacteria-affects-psoriasis-psoriatic-arthritisNational Psoriasis Foundation
  21. 2013
    Abstract Selection CommitteeAmerican College of Rheumatology
  22. 2012
    Daily Mail highlights of article for microbial marker of arthritisMedia
  23. 2012
    Media Coverage-90 national and international news articles about Microbial predictors of rheumatoid arthritisMedia
  24. 2011
    Abstract Selection committee American College of Rheumatology
  25. 2010
    Abstract Selection CommitteeAmerican College of Rheumatology
  26. 2008
    Distinction- Who's who in AmericaMarquis Who’s Who in America
  27. 2007
    Junior faculty travel Award American Association of Immunologists
  28. 2006
    Media Coverage for Novel model of arthritisMedia
  29. 2004
    Travel awardFederation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS)
  30. 2004
    Pfizer Shovell Award for Experimental BiologyAmerican Association of Immunologists
  31. 2003
    Junior faculty travel Award American Association of Immunologists
  32. 2002
    Young Investigator AwardCenter for Excellence in Diseases for Connective Tissue
  33. 2002
    Fellow Award (North Central Chapter)National Arthritis Research Foundation
  34. 2001
    American Association of Immunologists travel Award for 11th International Congress of ImmunologyInternational Congress of Immunology
  35. 2000
    Arthritis Investigator AwardNational Arthritis Research Foundation
  36. 2000
    Fellowship for 20th European Rheumatology Research Workshop, Oxford, UKAmerican College of Rheumatology
  37. 2000
    Hulda Irene Duggan Arthritis InvestigatorNational Arthritis Research Foundation
  38. 1998
    American Association of Immunologists travel Award for 10th International Congress of ImmunologyInternational Congress of Immunology
  39. 1997
    Post doc fellowship AwardNational Arthritis Research Foundation
  40. 1993
    AOHWC travel AwardAsian Oceanian Histocompatibility Workshop and Conference
  41. 1992
    Platinum Jubilee Year Award in ImmunologyLady Hardinge Medical College
  42. 1991
    Young scientist award, for research work in ImmunologyIndian Immunology Society
  43. 1991
    Department of Science and Technology (India) travel Award for 11th International Histocompatibility workshop and conferencesInternational Histocompatibility Workshop and Conferences
  44. 1991
    DST Award for Annual Scientific meetingAustralasian Tissue Typing Association
  45. 1988
    Japan Rheumatology Association Travel Award for 6th SEAPAL Congress of RheumatologySEAPAL Congress of Rheumatology
  46. 1987
    Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (India) travel Award International Histocompatibility Workshop and Conferences
  47. 1987
    Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (India) travel AwardAmerican Society of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
  48. 1986
    Indian Science Academy Award Asian Oceanian Histocompatibility Workshop and Conference
  49. 1985
    Department of Science and Technology Travel Award for UNESCO trainingDepartment of Science and Technology, India
  50. 1980
    Research FellowshipIndian Council of Medical Research

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
  2. 2021 - 2023
    American Association of Immunologists, Human Clinical Immunology Committee
  3. 2021 - present
    American Association of Immunologists, Human Clinical Immunology Committee
  4. 2020 - present
    American Association of Immunologists, Clinical Immunology Committee
  5. 2020 - 2023
    American Association of Immunologists
  6. 2019
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  7. 2019
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  8. 2018 - 2021
    American Association of Immunologists, Clinical Immunology Committee
  9. 2018 - 2021
    American Association of Immunology
  10. 2015 - 2017
    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2015 - 2017
    Microbiome Executive Leadership
  12. 2014
    Career Development Award in Clinical mocrobiome Research and Education Application Review Committee
  13. 2013 - present
    Organization for Sex specific differences
  14. 2012 - 2015
    PhD committee
  15. 2011 - present
    Society for Mucosal Immunology
  16. 2010
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  17. 2010
    Special Emphasis Panel, National Institutes of Health
  18. 2010
    American College of Rheumatology
  19. 2010 - present
    American College of Rheumatology
  20. 2010 - present
    Indian Immunology Society
  21. 2010 - present
    Indian Rheumatism Association
  22. 2010 - present
    Federation of Clinical Immunological society
  23. 2009
    AIIMS
  24. 2009
    Dutch Arthritis Association
  25. 2009
    Special Emphasis Panel, National Institutes of Health
  26. 2008 - present
    National Institutes of Health
  27. 2008
    National Arthritis Foundation
  28. 2007
    Arthritis Research Campaign
  29. 2007 - present
    American Association of Immunologists
  30. 2006
    Department of Veterans Affairs, National Institutes of Health
  31. 2003 - 2005
    SURF, Mayo Clinic Rochester Workgroups
  32. 1993
    International Symposium on HLA in Health and Disease, All-India Institute of Medical Sciences
  33. 1990
    HLA DNA Technology Workshop, All-India Institute of Medical Sciences
  34. 1983 - present
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  35.  
    Quality control meet 1982, Indian Council of Medical Research

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.