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Stefania Nicoli, Ph.D.

Stefania Nicoli

Stefania Nicoli, Ph.D. The NAVBO Meritorious Awards Committee, the Scientific Advisory Board, and the NAVBO Council announce with pleasure the selection of Stefania Nicoli, PhD, as the recipient of the 2022 Judah Folkman Award in Vascular Biology.  This award recognizes outstanding contributions from vascular biologists who are at mid-career (within fifteen years of their first…

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Joyce Bischoff, Ph.D.

Joyce Bischoff

Joyce E. Bischoff, Ph.D. he NAVBO Meritorious Awards Committee and Council are pleased to announce the selection of Joyce E Bischoff, PhD, as the 2022 recipient of the Earl P. Benditt Award, in recognition of her numerous contributions to our understanding of vascular development, the cell biology of hemangioma, and the plasticity of cardiac valve…

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Stefanie Dimmeler, Ph.D.

Stefanie Dimmeler

Stefanie Dimmeler, Ph.D. Professor, DirectorDept of Molecular CardiologyUniversity of Frankfurt Prof. Dr. Stefanie Dimmeler Stefanie Dimmeler is born on 18.07.1967 in Ravensburg, Germany. Dr. Dimmeler received her under-graduate, graduate, and Ph.D. degree from the University of Konstanz in Konstanz (Germany) and then completed a fellowship in Experimental Surgery at the University of Cologne and in…

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Christer Betsholtz, Ph.D.

Christer Betsholtz

Christer Betsholtz, Ph.D. Professor of Vascular and Tumor BiologyUppsala University andProfessor of Vascular BiologyKarolinska Institute Christer Betsholtz took his PhD at Uppsala University in 1986 and moved to Gothenburg University as Professor of Medical Biochemistry in 1994. Initially focusing on PDGF and cancer, he found that PDGF-B signaling drives the recruitment of pericytes to blood…

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Jeff Bluestone, Ph.D.

Jeff Bluestone

A.W. and Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished Professor of Metabolism and EndocrinologyDirector of the Hormone Research Institute in the Diabetes CenterUniversity of California, San Francisco His research over the past 25 years has focused on understanding the basic processes that control T cell activation and immune tolerance in autoimmunity and organ transplantation. He and members of…

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