Oncology Division
Alphabetical list (active faculty):   
Grazia Abou-Ezzi

Grazia Abou-Ezzi, PhD


Department of Medicine

Oncology Division

Stem Cell Biology

Research Interests

  • Bone marrow niche and its interaction with the hematopoietic compartment
  • The possible presence of a specialized niche in other vital organs (e.g., intestine and spleen)


  • 314-362-8872 (office)
  • 314-362-1953 (fax)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Room 724, Southwest Tower (office)
  • Room 724, Southwest Tower (lab)


2003-2006 BA in Biochemistry, University of the Holy Spirit, Kaslik, Lebanon
2007-2008 Master I in Genetics, Development and Immunology, University of Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France
2008-2009 Master II in Immunology, University of Paris-Sud, France
2009-2012 PhD in Immunology and Microbiology, University of Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France
Post-graduate Training
2013 Postdoctoral Research Associate, The Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY
2013-2016 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
2016-present Instructor, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards
2011 Best oral presentation award from the French Society of Biology of Bone and Mineral Tissues, Paris, France
2011 Best poster presentation award from the French Society of Immunology, Montpellier, France
2011 Best poster presentation award from the Institut Fédératif de Recherche 50, Nice, France
2012 Distinction and personal congratulations of the doctoral committee, Nice, France
2015 Abstract Achievement Award from the American Society of Hematology, Orlando, FL
2016 ASH Scholar Award for Basic Research Fellows
Professional Societies & Organizations
2010-2012 French Society of Immunology (Société Française d'Immunologie)
2015-present American Society of Hematology