• Video- BME Research at Emory

    December 11, 2018

    Enjoy the BME video highlighting research at Emory.  Several HeRO members are highlighted!

  • HeRO Outreach - Smart Heart Series

    December 06, 2018

    Through "Smart Heart" HeRO hosted monthly meetings designed to educate patients and their families on heart disease and function.  This event was made possible by a generous gift from the Rhame Family Foundationand support from Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

  • Dr. Buckley Awarded DoD Grant

    December 06, 2018

    Drs. Buckley and Wood were awarded a Co-PI Peer Reviewed Alzheimer’s Research Program grant from the Department of Defense to 1) investigate acute hemodynamic and metabolic biomarkers of long-term pathological changes (i.e., amyloid beta and tau tangles) after repetitive sports-related head injury, and 2) understand inflammatory mechanisms driving changes in these acute biomarkers.

  • American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards

    December 03, 2018

    Congratulations to three HeRO 2019 American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship Awardees: Dr. Paul Lee, Dr. Jinqi Fan, and Dr. Nam Kyun Kim!

  • Dr. Serpooshan Chosen for Teaching Fellowship

    November 21, 2018

    Dr. Vahid Serpooshan has been selected for the Woodruff Health Educators Academy’s (WHEA) Teaching Fellowship inaugural cohort!

  • For the Kids Raises $46,760 for Sibley Heart Center & HeRO

    November 16, 2018

    Thank you For The Kids @ Georgia Tech for raising $46,760 in only 24 hours!  Funds will support research and patient support for Sibley Heart Center Cardiology and HeRO! 

  • Dr. Xu’s Publication in ACS Chemical Biology

    July 18, 2018

    The term “stem cell” is increasingly stretchy. Orthopedic specialists have been using it when referring to bone marrow concentrate or platelet rich plasma, which are marketed as treatments for joint pain. At Lab Land, we have an interest in pluripotent stem cells, which can differentiate into many types of tissues

  • Dr. Buckley Awarded R21

    June 29, 2018

    Sickle cell disease (SCD) in children is associated with a 250x greater risk of stroke than the general population. Moreover, children with SCD have significantly diminished IQ's, attention deficits, and impaired executive skills and visuo-spatial memory compared with age-matched…