January 2016 | VOL. 15, NO. 1| www.McGowan.pitt.edu
McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine affiliated faculty members Michael Boninger, MD, UPMC Endowed Chair and Professor with Tenure in the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh, and Thomas Rando, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, are the principal investigators of the recently awarded $1,124,000, 5-year grant from the National Institutes of Health, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development. The overarching goal of the project entitled, “Alliance for Regenerative Rehabilitation Research & Training (AR3T),” is to establish a national network that will expand scientific knowledge, expertise, and methodologies across the domains of regenerative medicine and rehabilitation.