Faculty
Hematology Division
Alphabetical list (active faculty):   
Jaehyung (Gus) Cho

Jaehyung (Gus) Cho, PhD

Professor

Department of Medicine

Hematology Division

Department of Pathology & Immunology

Research Interests

  • Platelet
  • Neutrophil
  • Thrombosis
  • Inflammation
  • Intravital microscopy

Contact

  • 314-362-8804 (office)
  • 314-362-8826 (fax)
  • Division of Hematology
    Campus Box 8125
    Washington University
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Room 8804A, Clinical Sciences Research Building (office)
  • Room 8804/8808, Clinical Sciences Research Building (lab)

Biosketch

Education
1990-1996 BS/MS in Pharmacy (Pharmacology), ChungAng University, Seoul, South Korea
2001-2006 PhD in Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Professional Positions
1996-2001 Research Scientist, C&C Research Laboratories, Kyunggi-do, South Korea
2006-2009 Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
2009-2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Chicago, IL
2015-2020 Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
2020 Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
2020-present Professor, Departments of Medicine and Pathology & Immunology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards (Selected)
2007 Young Investigator Best Article Award in Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, The XXI International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Congress, Geneva, Switzerland
2009 Young Investigator Award, 4th Annual Platelet Colloquium, Washington, DC
2011 U.S. New Investigator Scholar Award, The XXIII International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Congress, Kyoto, Japan
2012 Kenneth M. Brinkhous Young Investigator Award in Thrombosis, Finalist, Chicago, IL
2014 Irvine H. Page Young Investigator Research Award, Finalist, Toronto, Canada
2014 Fellow of the American Heart Association
2015 Rising Star Award, UIC College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
2019 Department Faculty of the Year, UIC College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Professional Societies
2006-present International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
2008-present American Society of Hematology
2010-present American Heart Association
2015-present North American Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis
2016-present American Association for the Advancement of Science
2017-present North American Vascular Biology Organization
2017-present Society for Redox Biology and Medicine
Institutional Service
2012-2014 Graduate Admissions Committee, Department of Pharmacology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
2014-2019 Co-Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Pharmacology , University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
Extracurrlcular Activities
2011-2020 American Heart Association-National Center and Midwest Affiliate
2011-2012, Peer Reviewer, Vascular Wall Biology, Peer Review Committee
2012-2018, Peer Reviewer, Thrombosis Basic Research, Peer Review Committee
2020, Peer Review, Innovative Project Award Vascular Basic Sciences
2014 External Reviewer for Career Development, Human Frontier Science Program, France
2015, 2018 External Reviewer, Medical Research Council Program, UK
2015, 2018, 2020 External Reviewer, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
2017, 2018 Ad-hoc Reviewer, NIH, Physiology & Pathobiology of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems (F10A) Study Section
2017 Ad-hoc Reviewer, NIH Molecular and Cellular Hematology Study Section
2017 External Reviewer, Fondazione Telethon Research Program, Italy
2018 Ad-hoc Reviewer, NIH Special Emphasis Panel, ZRG1 VH-J (02)
2018 Ad-hoc Reviewer, The Academy of Medical Sciences Newton International Fellowships
2020 Ad-hoc Reviewer, The Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Respiratory Health and Effects Study Section
2020 Ad-hoc Reviewer, Chicago Biomedical Consortium Accelerator Award
Editorial Board
2017-present Frontiers in Medicine
Meeting Organizer
2014 Co-Organizer, 15th Midwest Platelet Conference, Chicago, IL
Committees
2017-present Review Committee, Travel-to-a-Mentor Award, NASTH
2018-2020 ISTH Publications Committee
2019-present Review Committee, Brinkhous Young Investigator Award, AHA ATVB