We are honored and proud to announce that Dr. Zhu’s installation of The Gilbert Family Endowed Professorship in Neurofibromatosis took place in January 7, 2014. Dr. Zhu is now officially a faculty of Children’s National Medical Center as Scientific Director and The Gilbert Family Professor of Neurofibromatosis Research for the Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis (NF) Institute.
“Dr. Zhu will oversee the research activities of the Gilbert Family NF Institute at Children’s National, one of the world’s largest programs for this genetic disorder, which causes tumor growth on nerve tissue. He will also serve as Senior Investigator in the Center for Cancer and Immunology Research and the Center for Neuroscience Research at Children’s National, and as Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.”
Please visit our “SocialZhu” page to see the pictures from the reception and dinner in memory of this milestone in Dr. Zhu’s scientific career.