Paul E. Monahan, MD, is honored by National Hemophilia Foundation

Paul E. Monahan, MD, received the Leadership in Research Award from the National Hemophilia Foundation at NHF's 65th anniversary reception in New York City on June 12.

Dr. Monahan, an associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology-Oncology, was honored for his accomplishments in scientific research, particularly his work in AAV vectors in gene therapy for factor IX deficiency, and for his commitment to volunteer work on behalf of the bleeding disorders community.

Dr. Monahan serves as attending physician at UNC's Comprehensive Hemophilia Diagnostic and Treatment Center. He is also a member of the UNC Gene Therapy Center and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.