Spotlight on Current & Future Research


Ali Jabbari, MD, PhD, FAA, Associate Professor of Dermatology
“Leveraging Immunoregulation for the Treatment of Alopecia Areata”

Kamal Rahmouni, PhD, Professor of Neuroscience and Pharmacology
“Obesity and Associated Diseases: It’s All in Your Head”

Amy Ryan, PhD, Associate Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology
“Lung Regeneration: Cells, Models, and Mechanisms”

William Thiel, PhD, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine-Cardiovascular Medicine
"Getting to the Heart of the Matter: Targeting Cardiovascular Disease"

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