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Meet the Scientists at ICE

Meet the affiliate scientists at ICE

Researchers and clinicians who become members of the ICE will contribute to this multidisciplinary environment aiming to harness the power of stem cells and regenerative medicine to improve human health. Becoming a member has such benefits as receiving announcements of ICE sponsored guest lectures and seminars. Members will also receive funding announcements and an ICE newsletter. Members are encouraged to collaborate with other ICE members and participate in ICE sponsored events. Members will also receive discounted rates for ICE core facilities.

For more information on becoming a member of ICE, please visit here.

Affiliate faculty

Photo of Dr. Xu Cao, Ph.D.

Cao, Xu, Ph.D.

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Lee Riley Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Research
Research Interests: Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Bone remodeling, Mesenchymal stem cells
 
Photo of Dr. Jennifer A. Erwin, Ph.D.

Erwin, Jennifer A., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
 
Photo of Dr. Yoon-Young Jang, M.D., Ph.D.

Jang, Yoon-Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Oncology
Co-Director, Stem Cell Biology Laboratory
 
Photo of Dr. Vassilis E. Koliatsos, M.D.

Koliatsos, Vassilis E., M.D.

Professor of Pathology
Professor of Neurology
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Research Interests: Brain blast injury, Traumatic and degenerative brain injury and repair, Alzheimers disease
 
Photo of Dr. Dara L. Kraitchman, M.S., Ph.D., V.M.D.

Kraitchman, Dara L., M.S., Ph.D., V.M.D.

Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Professor of Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology
Cardiovascular Interventional Section Head
Center for Image-Guided Animal Therapy Co-Director
Research Interests: Interventional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques for minimally invasive treatment, Development of labeling techniques for cell tracking and drug/protein delivery, Non-invasive imaging for early diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease
 
Photo of Dr. Shaun Michael Kunisaki, M.D., M.Sc.

Kunisaki, Shaun Michael, M.D., M.Sc.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Chief, Strategy & Integration, General Pediatric Surgery
Director, Pediatric Esophageal Surgery, Johns Hopkins Children's Center
Research Interests: spinal cord regeneration in spina bifida, lung development in congenital diaphragmatic hernia, perinatal stem cell reprogramming, congenital pulmonary malformations, esophageal atresia, 3d printing
 
Photo of Dr. Chulan Kwon, M.S., Ph.D.

Kwon, Chulan, M.S., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Research Interests: Cardiovascular Regenerative Biology, Cardiac Progenitor Cell Biology
 
Photo of Dr. Nicholas John Maragakis, M.D.

Maragakis, Nicholas John, M.D.

Professor of Neurology
Director, ALS Center for Cell Therapy and Regeneration Research
Co-Medical Director, The Johns Hopkins ALS Clinic
 
Photo of Dr. Erika L. Matunis, Ph.D.

Matunis, Erika L., Ph.D.

Professor of Cell Biology
Research Interests: Molecular genetics of germ line stem cell function
 
Photo of Dr. Linda M Smith-Resar, M.D.

Smith-Resar, Linda M, M.D.

Professor of Medicine
Professor of Oncology
Professor of Pathology
Research Interests: Basic research focus is hematologic malignancy and molecular mechanisms that lead to cancer., Clinical research interests include sickle cell anemia.
 
Photo of Dr. Robert David Stevens, M.D.

Stevens, Robert David, M.D.

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Research Interests: Traumatic brain injury, Stroke, Brain Mapping, Consciousness disorders
 
Photo of Dr. Zack Z. Wang, Ph.D.

Wang, Zack Z., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Ross Flow Cytometry Core Facility
Research Interests: Hematopoietic development of pluripotent stem cells, Molecular regulation of vascular differentiation from human ES and iPS cells, EphB4-ephrinB2 signaling in stem cell differentiation