Hicham Drissi, Ph.D.

Professor of Orthopaedics

Emory University School of Medicine

Vice Chairman of Research, Department of Orthopaedics

Emory University School of Medicine

Professor of Cell Biology

Emory University School of Medicine

Office: Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emroy University SOM: Department of Orthopaedics

57 Executive Park South
Suite 120

Atlanta, GA 30329

Education

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc.), Cell Biology, University of Paris XIII, 1988-1992
  • Master of Science (MSc.), Cell Biology, University of Paris V, 1992-1994
  • Ph.D., Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Paris, 1994-1997
  • Postdoctoral fellowship in the Cell Biology Department at UMASS Med School, Worcester MA., Supervisor: Gary Stein, 1998-2000

Biography

Honors and Awards

  • Travel Award, 21st Meeting, St. Louis, MO, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 1999
  • Young Investigator Award , Advances in Mineral Metabolism Society Snowmass, Colorado, 2001
  • Young Investigator Fellowship, Annual ORS meeting in Chicago, IL, Orthopaedic Research Society, 2006


Research Focus

Identifying molecular and developmental cues that govern skeletal tissue derived cell growth and differentiation.