Navigation Links
Children's National researcher receives ACCP Distinguished Investigator Award

The American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP) has awarded John van den Anker, MD, PhD, director of Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology at Children's National Medical Center, its annual Distinguished Investigator Award.

Dr. van den Anker, a neonatologist by training, receives this award for "his sustained and prolific contributions to pediatric clinical pharmacology," according to the ACCP.

The Distinguished Investigator Award is given yearly and recognizes superior scientific expertise and accomplishments by a senior investigator, usually involving a distinct area of research in basic or clinical pharmacology for which the individual is internationally known.

Dr. van den Anker is the director of Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology at Children's National Medical Center, and also serves as associate director of Children's Research Institute's Center for Clinical and Community Research. He is professor of Pediatrics, Pharmacology, and Physiology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and holds the Evan and Cindy Jones Chair in Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology at Children's National. He has received several major awards from the National Institutes of Health and has published more than 150 peer reviewed papers in the field of neonatal and pediatric clinical pharmacology. He also served as the president of the European Society of Developmental, Perinatal, and Pediatric Pharmacology from 2006-2008.


Contact: Jennifer Leischer
Children's National Medical Center

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Corporate Safe Specialists Launches International Sales Efforts
2. New chemical radar among national security innovations in ACS podcast
3. International team reveals first prognosticator of survival in aggressive cancer
4. White House announces 2007 National Medal of Science laureates
5. National security remedies among topics at surveillance confab
6. Duke Medicine physician-scientist receives National Medal of Science
7. National Research Council report on security at federally managed dams
8. Food, health get top billing at national chemistry meeting
9. Childrens national co-leads nationwide study of landmark sickle cell treatment
10. Story tips from the US Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory, August 2008
11. [video] Michael DePasquale, CEO of BIO-key International, Inc., Discusses Q2 2008 Revenue Growth on WallSt.nets 3-Minute Press Show
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/22/2016)... , June 22, 2016   ... management and verification solutions, has partnered with ... software solutions for Visitor Management, Self-Service Kiosks ... provides products that add functional enhancements to ... provides corporations and venues with an automated ...
(Date:6/16/2016)... June 16, 2016 The ... expected to reach USD 1.83 billion by 2024, ... Research, Inc. Technological proliferation and increasing demand in ... expected to drive the market growth. ... The development of advanced multimodal techniques for ...
(Date:6/7/2016)...  Syngrafii Inc. and San Antonio Credit Union ... integrating Syngrafii,s patented LongPen™ eSignature "Wet" solution into ... result in greater convenience for SACU members and ... existing document workflow and compliance requirements. ... Highlights: ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 Houston Methodist Willowbrook ... Cy-Fair Sports Association to serve as their official ... Houston Methodist Willowbrook will provide sponsorship support, athletic ... with association coaches, volunteers, athletes and families. ... Cy-Fair Sports Association and to bring Houston Methodist ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... --  EpiBiome , a precision microbiome engineering company, today ... from Silicon Valley Bank (SVB). The financing will allow ... drug development efforts, as well as purchase additional lab ... been an incredible strategic partner to us – one ... provide," said Dr. Aeron Tynes Hammack , EpiBiome,s ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Ky. , June 23, 2016 ... two Phase 1 clinical trials of its complement ... placebo-controlled, single and multiple ascending dose studies designed ... pharmacodynamics (PD) of subcutaneous injection in healthy adult ... subcutaneously (SC) either as a single dose (ranging ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... ClinCapture, the ... Convention Center and will showcase its product’s latest features from June 26 to ... a scientific poster on Disrupting Clinical Trials in The Cloud during the conference. ...
Breaking Biology Technology: