Nigel Mackman, Ph.D., FAHA Publishes In Nature Reviews Drug Discovery

March 23, 2020

Congratulations to Nigel Mackman, Ph.D., FAHA, John C. Parker Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Basic Science, for publishing paper, entitled “Therapeutic strategies for thrombosis:  new targets and approaches”, in the journal Nature Reviews Drug Discovery. Dr. Mackman’s paper is featured in the March 4, 2020 edition of Nature Reviews Drug Discovery and can … Continued

Leslie V. Parise, Ph.D. Appointed New Dean Of The College of Agriculture And Life Sciences At The University of Vermont

March 9, 2020

Congratulations to Leslie V. Parise, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, for being appointed new Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the University of Vermont. Dr. Parise is widely recognized for cardiovascular and cancer research. She has served as the department chair of Biochemistry and Biophysics at UNC … Continued

The Caron Lab’s Vaping Research Study Featured On The Cover Of Endocrine News

March 5, 2020

Congratulations to the lab of Kathleen M. Caron, Ph.D., Department Chair, Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, for having their vaping research study featured on the cover of Endocrine News. The recent study from Dr. Caron’s lab shows that there are distinct ill effects of e-cigarettes and the health of the offspring if used during pregnancy.  … Continued

Edward Moreira Bahnson, Ph.D. And Pablo Ariel, Ph.D. Worked To Develop New Method To Assess Vascular Injury

March 5, 2020

Congratulations to Edward Moreira Bahnson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology, Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, and Pablo Ariel, Ph.D., Director, Microscopy Services Laboratory, for developing New Method To Assess Vascular Injury. The Bahnson Research Group and Dr. Ariel worked together to develop a new method to assess vascular injury in preclinical models. … Continued

Juliane Nguyen, Pharm.D., Ph.D., Member of McAllister Heart Institute, In Collaboration With Shelton Earp, M.D. (UNC Lineberger), Awarded National Cancer Institute (NCI) R01

January 28, 2020

Congratulations to Juliane Nguyen, Pharm.D., Ph.D., Member of McAllister Heart Institute, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacoengineering and Molecular Pharmaceutics, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, In Collaboration With Shelton Earp, M.D. (UNC Lineberger), for the receipt of R01 from the NCI. As part of this grant, they will develop a protein-based platform designed to convert tumor-promoting macrophages … Continued

Jonathan Schisler, MS, Ph.D. And Todd J. Cohen, Ph.D. Working To Develop Potential Treatment For Alzheimer’s Disease

January 28, 2020

Congratulations to Jonathan Schisler, MS, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, and Todd J. Cohen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, UNC Neuroscience Center, for working to develop potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.       Dr. Schisler, a neuroscientist, and Dr. Cohen, a heart researcher, began working together in 2016 after meeting for coffee in Marsico Hall. … Continued

The Schisler Lab Welcomes Five New Undergraduate Interns For The Spring Semester

January 28, 2020

Congratulations to the lab of Jonathan Schisler, MS, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, for welcoming five new undergraduate interns for the spring semester.           The new research lab interns are Najla Ward-Conyers, Kaathya Kashyap, Rabea Pfaff, Dhatri Kakarla, and Oliva Rice.

Edward Bahnson, Ph.D., Nick Buglak And Sophie Maiocchi, In Collaboration With Francis Joseph Miller, MD (Duke University) Submitted Preprint To Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s (CHS) bioRxiv.

January 28, 2020

Congratulations to Edward M. Bahnson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Department of Cell Biology & Physiology, Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, McAllister Heart Institute, Nick Buglak, a toxicology and environmental medicine Ph.D. student, and Sophie Maiocchi, a post-doctoral fellow, in collaboration with Francis Joseph Miller, MD (Duke University) for submitting preprint, titled “Light … Continued

George Andrew “Rick” Stouffer III, M.D. And Craig R. Lee, Pharm.D., Ph.D., FCCP, FAHA Publish In The Journal Genetics in Medicine

January 28, 2020

Congratulations to Rick Stouffer, M.D., Ernest and Hazel Craige Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine; Division Chief, Cardiology; Physician-in-Chief, UNC Heart and Vascular Service Line and Craig R. Lee, Pharm.D., Ph.D., FCCP, FAHA, Associate Professor of Pharmacy, Interim Vice Chair for Research and Graduate Education for publishing paper, entitled “Frequency and clinical outcomes of CYP2C19 genotype-guided … Continued