Anita Randolph, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Anita Randolph

Contact Info

Office Address:
Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience
Masonic Institute for the Developing Brain
2025 E. River Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Mailing Address:
Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience
Department of Pediatrics
2025 E. River Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55414
7962A (Campus Delivery Code)

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Faculty Member, Division of Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience

Director of Community Engagement and Education, Masonic Institute for the Developing Brain (MIDB)

PhD, Neuroscience, Graduate Program International, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy

PhD, Biomedical Sciences, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry & Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, Oregon Health & Science Center, Portland, OR & Veterans Affairs Portland Health Care System, Portland, OR



Research Summary/Interests

  • Methamphetamine addiction to explain differences in brain functioning
  • Adolescent cognitive development
  • Research education


Randolph AC, Ihara K, Fukuda S, Enkhbaatar P, and Micci MA. Acute Neuropathological Alterations after Smoke Inhalation Injury, with and without Third degree Skin Burn. Shock. Cover and spotlight, May 2019 issue.

Enkhbaatar P,Fukuda S, Ihara K, Nelson C, Randolph AC, Herndon D, Prough D. Modulation of Peroxynitrite Reduces Norepinephrine Requirements in Ovine MRSA Septic. Critical Care Medicine.

Ihara K, Fukuda S, Enkhtaivan B, Trujillo R, Peres-Bello D, Nelson C, Randolph AC, Alharbi S, Hanif H, Herndon D, Prough D, and Enkhbaatar P. Adipose-derived stem cells attenuate pulmonary microvascular hyperpermeability after smoke inhalation. PLOS one (October 2017).

Nwaobi SE, Cuddapah VA, Patterson KC, Randolph AC, & Olsen ML. The role of glial specific Kir4.1 in normal and pathological states of the CNS. Acta Neuropathologica (March 2016).