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    ASBMR Announces Recipients of 2012 CEA and JFOR Awards

    Date: August 06, 2012

    Congratulations to the 2012 Career Enhancement Award (CEA) recipient: Despina Sitara, Ph.D., New York University College of Dentistry, USA for her research grant entitled: “Regulation of Hematopoiesis is Mediated by the Bone-Derived Hormone Fibroblast Growth Factor-23 (FGF-23)”. The 2012 ASBMR Career Enhancement Award is supported by an educational grant from Lilly USA, LLC.

    Congratulations also to the two Junior Faculty Osteoporosis Research award recipients:

    • Eve Donnelly, Ph.D., Cornell University, USA for her research grant entitled: “Spectroscopic and Biochemical Markers of Bone Quality in Patients with Atypical Femoral Fractures”.
    • Susan Krum, Ph.D., University of California Los Angeles, USA for her research grant entitled: “Determining the Mechanism of How GATA4 Mediates the Protective Effects of Estrogen in Bone.”

    The 2012 Junior Faculty Osteoporosis Research (JFOR) Awards are supported by educational grants from Amgen, Inc. and Merck & Co., Inc.