UT- Methodist Transplant Institute Names Director of Research

Aug 14, 2018 at 04:26 pm by admin

Valeria Raquel Mas, PhD, has been named Director of Transplant Research for the UT- Methodist Transplant Institute. She will also hold the Transplant Institute Endowed Professorship in Translational Research at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

Mas served as a tenured associate professor of Research Surgery at the University of Virginia, where she directed the Translational Genomics Transplant Laboratory, and previously was co-director of Transplant Research. She received a BS in biology at National University of Cordoba in Argentina, as well as master's degrees in immunology and clinical biochemistry. She was awarded a PhD in biochemistry from National University of San Luis in Argentina.

Mas She is a Fellow of the American Society of Transplantation.

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