Clifford Rosen, M.D., Named 2013 Lawrence G. Raisz Award Winner
Date: September 25, 2013
Clifford Rosen, M.D., Director of Clinical and Translational Research and a Senior Scientist at Maine Medical Center’s Research Institute, is this year’s Lawrence G. Raisz award recipient. The award recognizes an ASBMR member for his or her outstanding achievements in preclinical and translational research, cellular or in animals. He has published more than 300 peer-reviewed manuscripts, covering both clinical and basic bone biology, and has overseen numerous phase II and III clinical trials, funded both privately and through the NIH. His research interests include the genetic regulation of insulin-like growth factor relative to skeletal metabolism, PTH as an anabolic therapy, and the relationship between marrow adipogenesis and osteoblastogenesis.
Along with this extensive research portfolio, Dr. Rosen is a proven leader. Dr. Rosen is a former ASBMR President, the current Editor-in-Chief of the newly released Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, 8th Edition, and a Senior Associate Editor of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research (JBMR®). He is the founder and former Director of the Maine Center for Osteoporosis Research and Education. He served as the first Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Densitometry and recently began a term as Associate Editor for JCEM.
Dr. Rosen and the other 2013 Esteemed Awardees will offer their insights and career advice at the ASBMR 2013 Annual Meeting session: Success in Research: Leadership Lessons from 2013 ASBMR Esteemed Awardees. The session will take place on Saturday, October 5, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Baltimore Convention Center, Room 327-328. Register to attend here.