Andrew Yoo biosketch

ACADEMIC POSITION

Assistant Professor

Department of Developmental Biology

Developmental, Regenerative and Stem Cell Biology Program

Neuroscience Program

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

EDUCATION  AND TRAINING

McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada

B.Sc. Physiology (Honors Neurophysiology)

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

M.Sc. Experimental Medicine (Neurology)

Columbia University, New York, NY

Ph.D. Cellular, Molecular and Biophysical Studies

Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Postdoctoral fellow

HONORS AND AWARDS

Presidential Early Career Award for Scientist and Engineers (PECASE), 2013

NIH Director’s New Innovator Award, 2012

Ellison Medical Foundation New Investigator in Aging Award, 2012

Mallinckrodt Foundation New Investigator Award, 2012          

Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Fellowship, 2007

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postgraduate Award (for tenure at universities outside Canada), 2001

Honors in Neurophysiology, McGill University, 1995