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Going Incognito: ACTSI Investigator Improves Transfusion Methods through Complement Transformation

Sean Stowell, MD, PhD, member of the Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies and assistant professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, is supported by ACTSI’s Pilot Grants...

Discovery

World-renowned Primatologist Lays Groundwork for Remedying Conflict & Medical Error in the Operating Room with ACTSI Pilot Grant

Frans de Waal, PhD, C.H., Candler Professor of Primate Behavior and Psychology at Emory University, and one of the world’s best-known primatologists, was recently awarded an ACTSI pilot grant for his work on “Mitigating...

Training

KL2 Scholar Studies Novel Hematopoietic Stem Cell Approach to Sickle Cell Disease Treatment

Elizabeth Stenger, MD, MSc, assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, received a K23 award for her work on improving haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in sickle cell disease using...

Training

MSCR Scholar Explores Sex Differences to Optimize HIV Treatment

Cecile Lahiri, MD, MSc, assistant professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, received an NIH K23 award for her work on defining antiretroviral pharmacology within HIV reservoirs of...

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Nursing, Pharmacy, Canines, Helicopters - KIDS Georgia Career Expo

KIDS Georgia, the local chapter of the International Children’s Advisory Network (iCAN), convened on March 4, 2017, at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston (Children’s) for a Career Expo. KIDS vice president...

Discovery

ACTSI-supported Clinical Trial now FDA-approved to treat Muscular Dystrophy

ACTSI’s Pediatric Clinical Research Unit at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Egleston plays host to Addison (Blue) Jones, a fourth-grader with duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), the most common form of the disease among...

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