Nathan J. Alves

Nathan J. Alves, PhD, MS

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine


In 2013, Nathan received the Baxter Young Investigator Award. Following graduate school, he completed a one year-post doctoral fellowship at IU School of Medicine, where he explored the pharmaceutical delivery of clot-digesting enzymes utilizing a nanoparticle-based delivery system. He then spent two years at the Naval Research Labroatory (NRL) in DC on a National Academy of Science Research Associateship. While his research interests span many disciplines they are centered on the development of translational technologies, treaments and techniques that can be utilized to have a positive impact on people's lives.


(317) 274-8770 

Emergency Medicine
FT FOB 3rd Floor EMER
Indianapolis, IN


Titles & Appointments

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Phsyiology
  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University