Cesario Borlongan is a holder of the Ph.D. degree. He is a Professor and the Vice Chairman for research at the Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, and an Associate Director of the USF Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair. His highly innovative translational bench to clinic research has led to 3 FDA-approved clinical trials of cell transplantation in stroke. Borlongan has received continuous multiple federal funding totaling over 12.5 million dollars since joining the academe in 2002. He is an author of more than 210 peer-reviewed publications, lead editor of 2 books, and an editorial board member of many scientific journals. Borlongan serves as a Regular Member of NIH and VA study sections and chairs the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund, among many other national and international grant funding agencies.
Biography Updated on 7 January 2012