Ghebre to serve on NIH Study Section

Dr. Yohannes T. Ghebre, associate professor of radiation biology in the Department of Radiation Oncology, has been invited by NIH's Center for Scientific Review to serve as a member of Lung Injury, Repair and Remodeling Study Section until June 30, 2025. Membership in NIH's Study Section is merit based and provides a unique opportunity to contribute to the national biomedical research effort. Ghebre trained at Stanford University School of Medicine and had been a faculty member at Houston Methodist prior to joining BCM in 2016.

Ghebre Earns Outstanding Science Award

Dr. Yohannes T. Ghebre, assistant professor of radiation biology in the Department of Radiation Oncology, is the recipient of the 2018 Jo Rae Wright Award for Outstanding Science from the American Thoracic Society. This award is bestowed to investigators who are recognized as "Rising Stars" by the Society. He will receive his award at the 2018 ATS meeting in San Diego in May. The ATS is the largest thoracic society with more than 12,000 local and international participants each year.