Roberto Civitelli, MD Appointed Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research

Roberto Civitelli, MD Appointed Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research
The American Society of Bone and Mineral Rearch Council is pleased to announce that Dr. Roberto Civitelli of the Washington University School of Medicine has been appointed as the sixth Editor-in-Chief of the Society’s official publication, the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research (JBMR). Dr. Civitelli was selected after an editor search led by Dr. […]

Three Division Scientists Receive American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Young Investigator Awards

Three Division Scientists Receive American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Young Investigator Awards
The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) Young Investigator Award recognizes young investigators who submit top-ranking abstracts to an ASBMR Meeting. This year, three of our scientists received ASBMR Young Investigator Awards: Jennifer Davis, DBBS Pre-doctoral Trainee, from Deborah Novack’s Lab Francesca Fontana, MD, PhD, Post-doctoral Research Associate from Roberto Civitelli’s Lab Nidhi Rohatgi, […]

Department of Medicine’s Length of Service Awards

Department of Medicine’s Length of Service Awards
Washington University Department of Medicine’s Length of Service Awards Ceremony was held on July 22, 2016. Pictured on the bottom row, second from the left is Patricia Hagen from the Division of Bone and Mineral Diseases celebrating 20 years of service. Patricia is the Grant Specialist for the Division.

Organic Matrix Proteins Regulate Bone Marrow Adiposity and Bone Mass

Organic Matrix Proteins Regulate Bone Marrow Adiposity and Bone Mass
Clarissa Craft, PhD, published an article in Frontiers in Endocrinology’s special issue: “Bone marrow adipose tissue: formation, function, and impact on health and disease”. Insulin resistance is commonly associated with Type-II diabetes and obesity. In the article, Craft describes a link between insulin resistance, pathologic marrow adipose tissue expansion, and perturbed hematopoiesis. Citation: Walji TA, […]