AHA 2017 – Frontiers in Vascular and Valvular Calcification
Left to Right: Yabing Chen, Dwight Towler, Marion Hofmann-Bowman, Donald Heistad, Cindy St. Hilaire, Elena Aikawa, Cathrine Shanahan, Linda Demer, Craig Simmons, Cecilia Giachelli, Makoto Miyazaki
September 27, 2017
Luis was a recipient of the 10th Anniversary Vascular Biology 2017 Travel Award. Congratulations!
ACDC iPSC manuscript published!
December 13, 2016
The follow-up study on the mechanisms underlying the calcification pathology in ACDC was published today in Science Signaling.
Pouya Receives the Stephen Phillips Award for Basic Science Research!
September 8, 2016
Close to 100 medical students enrolled in the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Dean’s Summer Research Program, and Pouya’s abstract was one of the two selected to receive a Stephen Phillips Award for Basic Science Research. Congratulations on your hard work!
15th Biennial ISACB meeting
Banff, AB, Canada
September 7-10, 2016
Very excited to share our work with this amazing group of scientists.
VMI-HVI Innovator Award!
We are very excited to announce the funding of our VMI-HVI Innovator Award. This grant is based on our collaboration with the laboratory of Thomas Gleason at the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and sets the stage for our studies in aortic stenosis.
We were awarded a grant from the Samuel and Emma Winters Foundation!
June 27, 2016
2016 Department of Medicine Research Day
May 24, 2016
St. Hilaire Lab welcomes summer students Camille, Taylor & Pouya!
May 23, 2016
2015 Heart and Vascular Report
May 9, 2016
The UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute and the Pittsburgh Heart, Lung, and Blood Vascular Medicine Institute is truly an amazing place and we’re happy to be a part of it.
tPPG Renewal Celebration!
April 25, 2016
We celebrated the VMI & PACCM translational program project grant renewal at Patron Mexican Grill.
Congratulation to my colleagues who worked on this behemoth!
17th floor signage is up!
April 1, 2016
Finally up and looks great!
Keystone Symposia – Purinergic Signaling
Vancouver, BC, Canada.
January 24 – 28, 2016
Cindy was invited to present her talk entitled, In Vivo Disease Modeling Using Patient-Derived iPSCs: CD73-Deficiency Promotes Osteogenic Differentiation And Calcification
We are all set up and starting experiments. Excited for a productive, fun, and collaborative year!
2015 AHA Scientific Sessions
November 7 – 10, 2015
Cindy with ATVB Early Career Committee colleague, Dr. Nick Leeper of Stanford, presenting the 2015 ATVB Early Career Investigator Awards.
Celebrating an Extraordinary Partnership
Alumni Hall, University of Pittsburgh
July 20, 2015
St. Hilaire Laboratory Opens!
Starzl Biomedical Science Tower, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
July 1, 2015
Renovations to the 17th floor of the Starzl Biomedical Science Tower at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center are officially completed and we are excited to be the first residents of the floor. Looking forward to our Cardiology colleagues moving in soon.