Hicham Drissi, Ph.D.

Professor of Orthopaedics

Emory University School of Medicine

Vice Chairman, Research, Department of Orthopaedics

Emory University School of Medicine

Office: Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory Orthopaedic and Spine Research

59 Executive Park South
Suite 2000

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.