Faculty
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Grazia Abou-Ezzi, PhD

Instructor
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)

Contact

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

Biosketch

Education
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
Academic Positions & Employment
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
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 Member of the French Society of Immunology (Société Française d'Immunologie)
2015-present Member of American Society of Hematology