Dr. Ushma Neill on Afghanistan Women Education

Uploaded on Thursday 5 April 2012


Ushma Savla Neill, Executive Editor, obtained her Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University with Christopher M. Waters, studying airway physiology and mathematical models of wound healing.

After a brief postdoc with Peter H.S. Sporn studying pulmonary eosinophilia, Ushma won the prestigious Marshall Sherfield Postdoctoral Fellowship. As a Sherfield Fellow, she studied the mechanics of vascular permeability with C. Charles Michel at Imperial College, London. Ushma returned to the US in 2001, and after 2 years as an editor at Nature Medicine, she joined the JCI in March 2003.

For more information, visit the Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI) website.

Visit the Afghan Development Initiative and the Afghan Development Web TV for more information.


Language: English

Length: 10:47

Country: United States

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